MBA in Total Quality Management
The MBA in Total Quality Management Programme is a blended learning Evening or Week end programme of the School of Graduate Studies of the University of Professional Studies, Accra (UPSA). The aim of the Programme is to groom effective leaders who can support the development and growth of their organizations through the principles and philosophy of Total Quality Management. The Programme was developed with inputs from the Chartered Quality Institute, UK (CQI- UK).
The MBA in Total Quality Management is designed to meet high level academic and professional needs of managers in both the public and private sectors. At the end of the programme, graduates will acquire skills that can transform their organization management practices to the standards of international best practices for sustainable excellence and long term success. The programme also seeks to prepare participants to assume higher roles in integrating organizational functions and processes to create value to meet changing customer needs that would result in a sustained competitive edge.
Target Audience: Managers of academic institutions, consultants, researchers, practising managers from both private and public organizations, Pharmacist, Production Managers, Quality Managers, Marketing Managers, Procurement Officers, Medical Officers, Blood Bank Officers, Security officers, Bankers, heads of units in manufacturing, construction, as well as aspiring graduate students who want to be more effective in today's challenging business environment by acquiring an advanced qualification in total quality management are encouraged to apply.
Upon completion of the MBA in TQM Programme, participants could be employed as heads of quality assurance directorates of banks, security agencies, manufacturing firms, constructions firms, academic institutions as well as managers of local and international research institutions, non-governmental organizations, corporate bodies, International Institutions, International Civil Service, Local Government and other related Institutions, Ministries, Agencies and Departments.
- A good first degree (at least second class lower) from any recognized university/institution
- A third class with at least eight (8) years working experience may be considered after an admission interview
- Relevant recognized full Professional qualification such as CQI, CIB, ACCA, ICA, CIM, CIMA or ICSA, CMI
- A holder of a university diploma with at least eight (8) years of working experience in a top management position may be considered after an admission interview.
International students with qualifications equivalent to those above may be considered for admission. Equivalency of qualifications will be determined by the National Accreditation Board of Ghana. They will be required to show evidence of proficiency in English Language and to go through a screening and selection interview.