An Operations and Project Manager is responsible for the success and failure of the project. A project manager responsibilities include planning, executing and closing projects besides managing the general operations. A project is a unique, transient endeavour, undertaken to achieve planned objectives, which could be defined in terms of outputs, outcomes or benefits. Operations and Project Management (OPM) is a branch of management that covers the application of processes, methods, skills, and experience to achieve project success. Designed as per PMBOK (Project Management Body of Knowledge) 6th edition, the core focus of this programme is on five process groups ie., initiating, planning, executing, monitoring and controlling and closing. Designed for the operations managers as well as project managers, the programme has modules on strategic project management, implementation, strategic supply chains, the relationship between supply chains and organisation business objectives and business operations management.
The one year MBA (Master of Business Administration) in Operations and Project Management is a comprehensive programme designed for the business managers who are looking forward to a great career in operations domain or project management domain. Post completion of the programme, the learners will be awarded a Post Graduate Extended Diploma in Operations and Project Management from Cambridge International Qualifications, the UK and an MBA in Operations and Project Management from Universidad Catolica de Murcia, UCAM.
The students enrolling with MBA in Operations and Project Management will undertake the core modules on International Human Resources, Strategic Change Management, Strategic Management, and Leadership and Operations Management and specialized modules in Supply Chain, Shipping and Logistic Management, Operations Management and Strategic Project Management and Implementation in First Part while in the second part the students will take the module on Socio-Economic – Legal Environment and thesis work.
UCAM - CIQ Dual Certification Programme
The dual certification MBA Programme in Operations and Project Management at ESBF will be facilitated by renowned faculty with decades of experience in the domain. During the programme, the students will be exposed to industry-specific case studies, business simulations, and extempore. All the students enrol for MBA programme will have access to the library of Exeed School of Business and Finance, Ebrary access with 1000s of journals and books, regular industry leader visits and career fairs
During the programme, the student can join a sports club, entrepreneurship club, and professional development club. As a part of the programme, the students will visit innovation centres, large organisations, accelerators and promising startups across the UAE region. The student also has an option of attending an in-company career fair with participation from UAE's best companies. Post completion of the programme, the student has an option of attending the university convocation in the campus of UCAM, Murcia, Spain.
About UCAM (Universidad Catolica de Murcia) – Catholic University of Murcia
UCAM is a university with excellence based out of Murcia, Spain. Started in the year 1995, UCAM has an active student base of 21,000 learners and has an academic staff of more than 1000. The MBA programme at UCAM, Murcia, Spain is accredited by ANECA and the university is a member of ENQA, Universia, and EUA. UCAM has a strategic partnership network of more than 300 universities including Stanford, the National University of Singapore and National Technological University. UCAM has a corporate strategic partnership with industry leaders including Coca Cola, Microsoft, Soft and SAP. Consider as the University of sports, UCAM has more than 20 Olympiads as its alumni.
Cambridge International Qualifications is an international awarding body based out the United Kingdom. CIQ awards professionals across the world on management and technology and has a progression partnership with prominent universities across the world. CIQ is a member of the European Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education and the programmes of CIQ are endorsed by TQUK and NCFE. CIQ is also a corporate learning partner of more than 100 organisations across the world.
Programme Outline – Part A
The part A consists of six modules out of which four modules are core while two are specialized modules. The six modules will be delivered over a period of six months. All the learners who complete part A will attain 40 ECTS which is equivalent to 120 UK Credits.
International Human Resource Management
Strategic Change Management
Strategic Management and Leadership
Strategic Supply Chain and Logistic Management
Strategic Project Management and Implementation
Programme Outline – Part B
Part B consists of a mandatory module and thesis work. The part B will last for six months duration and all the learners will complete the part A and Part B will be awarded a degree in MBA in Operations and Project Management from UCAM Spain and will attain 60 ECTS (European Credit Transfer System) which is equivalent to 180 UK credits.
Socio-Economic – Legal Environment
Delivery – Online
The programme will be delivered through state of the art online learning system and all the learners will have access to international journals and books. All the programmes will be delivered by international faculty and student can attend the live lectures from senior international faculties by logging in the system. All the sessions will be recorded and the students can listen to the lectures in the free time. The LMS has an option for doubt clarification session and online classroom activity. The classes will be held twice a week for three hours each.
Assignment and Assessment
UCAM – ESBF follows assignment based assessment approach and the student has to submit an assignment after each module.
UCAM – ESBF follow modular/rotational intake and learners can take the admission at the start of each module. For admission support mail your inquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org