Master in Business Administration in Business Studies in Africa

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MBA – Master of Business Administration

University of South Wales Online Programmes through UNICAF
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time 18 - 24 months September 2018 Cyprus Larnaca USA New York Greece Athens Romania Bucharest United Kingdom London Egypt Cairo Ghana Accra Malawi Lilongwe Mauritius Port Louis Nigeria Lagos State Somalia Mogadishu Zambia Lusaka Jordan Irbid Cyprus Online + 26 more

This dynamic MBA course will be of interest if you are in, or aspire to, a senior managerial position and will build the vision and skills needed in today’s environment. [+]

MBAs in Business Studies in Africa 2018. MBA – Master of Business Administration This dynamic MBA course will be of interest if you are in, or aspire to, a senior managerial position and will build the vision and skills needed in today’s environment. In today’s business climate, it’s important to have the necessary vision and skills to set yourself apart from the competition. This challenging and dynamic course is aimed at current or aspiring managers, and builds on a strong ethos of helping managers to solve real problems. It is designed for professionals who will make a strategic difference to the organisations in which they operate. The MBA programme of study introduces innovative business theory in a practical context. You will learn how to integrate cutting-edge research and practice across all key business areas to achieve business transformation, whether you work in a public or private sector organisation. During the MBA course, you will develop key leadership skills such as creativity, innovation, collaboration and problem solving. The MBA is grounded in principles that underpin business today and will give you a fresh strategic approach to the issues managers face. What you will study This challenging course will expose you to all areas of business through a diverse range of modules. You will study core areas of business with an emphasis on the strategic nature of decision-making. A critical part of the University of South Wales’s MBA is exploring how people impact on business thinking and the systems that can enhance... [-]

MBA – Master’s in Business Administration

Unicaf University
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time 18 - 24 months Open Enrollment Cyprus Larnaca USA Hell's Kitchen Greece Athens Romania Bucharest United Kingdom London Egypt Cairo Ghana Accra Malawi Lilongwe Mauritius Port Louis Kenya Nairobi Nigeria Lagos State Somalia Mogadishu Zambia Lusaka Jordan Irbid Cyprus Online + 28 more

For every business oriented student or professional a Masters in Business Administration is the gateway to success. Unicaf University top-class MBA prepares its graduates for the very demanding world of business and provides an excellent opportunity for ambitious business students or working professionals to enhance their career. [+]

For every business oriented student or professional a Masters in Business Administration is the gateway to success. Unicaf University top-class MBA prepares its graduates for the very demanding world of business and provides an excellent opportunity for ambitious business students or working professionals to enhance their career. Further it is ideal for people wishing to start their own business while it offers excellent prospects for future employment. A key target is to blend and interrelates business theories with practical aspects. This allows UNICAF MBA students to get an insight and understanding of real world complexities. Highly demanded skills such as leadership, innovation, organisation, analytical, creativity and team working skills are developed through the course and allow students to further enhance their capabilities. Throughout the Masters degree key business aspects will be taught, including strategic and financial management, leadership, professional development, business and research methods. Duration 18-24 months Delivery Mode Online and through Supported Open Learning Entry Requirements Regular admission to a Master’s programme requires an accredited Bachelor degree Applicants with an accredited Master’s degree will also be considered for entry HND Relevant holders with good relevant work experience (post graduation) may be considered for entry English proficiency (if the Bachelor degree was not taught in English) Updated CV One official letter of recommendation (either Academic or Business) Personal Statement (mimimum 500 words) Copy of passport or ID PathWay Finance and Strategic Management - MBA710 Theories of management - MBA712 Professional Development - MBA713 Business Methods and Procedures - MBA714 20... [-]

Master of Business Administration (Management Strategy)

Namibia Business School (NBS)
Campus Full time 18 months February 2018 Namibia Windhoek

The purpose of this qualification is to provide students with a capacity to work independently and competently as managers, entrepreneurs and leaders in a variety of settings that are critical to national and global socio-economic development. [+]

The purpose of this qualification is to provide students with a capacity to work independently and competently as managers, entrepreneurs and leaders in a variety of settings that are critical to national and global socio-economic development. This is in line with the strategic objective of the University to "cultivate standards of excellence in teaching, research, and all the prescribed functions of UNAM, through encouraging constructive criticism, constant self-improvement, self-evaluation, and peer assessment".

Criteria for Admission A candidate must have a good relevant Level 8 Bachelor's degree from the University of Namibia. Alternatively a candidate may present a relevant Post-Graduate Diploma OR an Honours degree from a recognized institution of higher learning. A candidate with a degree which is however not a good relevant Level 8 qualification will be admitted to the School’s Post-Graduate Diploma in Business Administration as preparation for the MBA. The level and nature of working experience will be criteria for selection, especially in the face of scarcity of places and in terms of creating a conducive learning environment drawing on real work cases. A prospective student maybe interviewed and assessed by the Business School before recommending his/her application to the relevant UNAM structures. Modules ... [-]

MBA

University of Nairobi
Campus Full time 2 years January 2018 Kenya Nairobi

In each semester, candidates will be required to take a minimum of two (2) and a maximum of six (6) examination papers inclusive of re-sits. [+]

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) programme of the University of Nairobi seeks to equip participants with skills, techniques and understanding required for successful managerial careers in the public and private sectors of the economy. The UoN MBA programme strength is founded on its long history since 1972, experienced lecturers with a wide variety of backgrounds, and diversity in the student body in terms of backgrounds and nationalities. Participants are drawn from the Eastern African region and beyond. Our proximity to the vibrant Nairobi metropolis and central location gives us an important competitive edge regionally. The course is distinguished by its rigor and variety, offering one of the highest numbers of specialization options in the region. In its most recent revision, we benchmarked against top universities worldwide in North America, Europe, South Africa and the Far East. Our programme caters to those with prior business training as well as those whose professional backgrounds are in other disciplines. Worldwide, professionals in areas such as engineering and medicine emphasize technical expertise in their undergraduate studies, but in time upward mobility demands knowledge of general management that includes organization structures, marketing, finance, operations, human resources, information systems and other emerging areas. The University of Nairobi MBA course complements technical knowledge with simulated managerial experiences and knowledge to make them effective managers in a dynamic organizational environment. The programme is therefore also a conversion course that aspires to make managers out of practitioners in different professional areas. Teaching goes beyond theoretical concepts to practical... [-]

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Africa International University
Campus Full time Part time 2 years May 2018 Kenya Nairobi + 1 more

MBA is a two-year postgraduate programme that is aimed at preparing students for a career in business and related fields. The degree aims to provide students with a broad-based business education that takes into account the skills necessary to perform as a professional in the dynamic global business environment . [+]

MBAs in Business Studies in Africa 2018. Master of Business Administration (MBA) MBA is a two-year postgraduate programme that is aimed at preparing students for a career in business and related fields. The degree aims to provide students with a broad-based business education that takes into account the skills necessary to perform as a professional in the dynamic global business environment. The program integrates faith and Christian values that will enable students to learn the important skills effective managers and organizational leaders need to survive and succeed in today's global marketplace. Master of Business Administration is an integrated postgraduate study of Christian liberal arts and professional education. It integrates academic rigor with real-life problem-solving approaches which equip the student with knowledge and technical skills that can be easily transferred on the job using the results of research works in the dynamic global business environment. ... [-]

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Pan Africa Christian University
Campus Full time January 2018 Kenya Nairobi

The purpose of the MBA program is to prepare participants with the necessary knowledge, skills and attitudes that will make them fit in general management positions in business (for profit and not for profit) organizations. [+]

Master of Business Administration (MBA) The purpose of the MBA program is to prepare participants with the necessary knowledge, skills and attitudes that will make them fit in general management positions in business (for profit and not for profit) organizations. The MBA program produces graduates, who are well rounded and capable of running an organization in the modern economies, provide consultancy and act as link between theory and practice in core functional areas of management and in academia. MBA graduates should fit in different levels of management both middle and senior levels in upcoming, established national and transnational organizations in line with the economic development goals. While the focus of the ‘traditional’ MBA Program is on the development of administrative and managerial skills for organizational leaders, the PAC University MBA adds on to that a dimension of business leadership skills that participants need to apply in their various areas of work. This is in line with the core business of PAC University which is, to develop leaders who are service-minded at all levels of society. Through this program, PAC University aims at making a contribution in addressing the leadership challenge in Africa that has led to lost opportunities, frustration of development efforts, and waste of resources in various sectors. Our Christian distinctive, emphasis on leadership and ethics balance with the tradition functional skills, will make the students’ experience really unique and prepare them for leadership and business in the global marketplace The PAC University MBA program courses will be delivered... [-]

Master in Business Administration (MBA)

African School of Economics
Campus Full time February 2018 Benin Cotonou

ASE’s MBA program is modeled on an American-style MBA program, adapted for the African context. We aim to attract students from a range of backgrounds who are interested in becoming tomorrow’s leaders in African business. [+]

MBAs in Business Studies in Africa 2018. Master in Business Administration (MBA) ASE’s MBA program is modeled on an American-style MBA program, adapted for the African context. We aim to attract students from a range of backgrounds who are interested in becoming tomorrow’s leaders in African business. Students receive the same core training in economics and statistics as students in ASE’s other programs, supplemented with coursework in accounting, audit, business law, entrepreneurship, and management. We seek to prepare students to pursue careers in accounting, banking, consulting, finance, marketing, and management in the private sector as well as the nonprofit sector. A key advantage of ASE’s MBA program lies in its emphasis on quantitative and analytical methods and its broad range of partnerships with universities and corporations worldwide. These partnerships will provide students of the program unique exposure to the international business environment and the opportunity to interact with some of its major players. Students also have the opportunity to help organize and participate in ASE’s Finance and Management workshops, and can take advantage of the international network to pursue internship opportunities while a student at ASE. The program offers two sub-fields: Finance and Marketing & Management. [-]

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Kenyatta University
Campus Full time 2 years January 2018 Kenya Nairobi

The School's programmes are tailor-made to fit students' career choices and job market demands. Programmes currently on offer are Bachelor of Commerce with areas of specialization in Accounting, Finance, Human Resource Management, Marketing, Management Science , Actuarial Science and Procurement and Supply Chain Management. [+]

The School's programmes are tailor-made to fit students' career choices and job market demands. Programmes currently on offer are Bachelor of Commerce with areas of specialization in Accounting, Finance, Human Resource Management, Marketing, Management Science , Actuarial Science and Procurement and Supply Chain Management. The School also offers Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Marketing Management, Human Resources Management, Finance, Entrepreneurship Management, Strategic Management, Project Management, and Management Information Systems. Other programmes include Master of Science in Finance, Marketing, and Human Resource Management.The school offers an Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA) in the City Campus. The programme, whose duration is one year, is offered through evening and weekend classes. This programme was revised in November 2014. The school is offering the Doctor of Philosophy in Business (PhD) by course work and thesis. The doctoral programme offers diverse areas of specialization which take care of the key areas of knowledge and expertise within the school.This Programme which was launched in January 2010 was revised in November 2014 to meet the market dynamics. The School undertakes industry linkage for student placements, research and project appraisals to market students. The school has linkages and partnerships with local and international institutions. The school has rebranded itself to ensure timely completion of degrees, crafted innovative ways of supervising large number of post graduate students, introduced processes re-engineering to ensure high quality delivery of content. The school will launch the following programmes in 2015; Master of Business Administration in Procurement and supply Chain Management and... [-]

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

University of the Witwatersrand
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg + 1 more

The Wits MBA Curriculum for 2016 has been redesigned to provide professional management education at Masters level that is deeply rooted in our context. [+]

MBAs in Business Studies in Africa 2018. The Wits MBA Curriculum for 2016 has been redesigned to provide professional management education at Masters level that is deeply rooted in our context. Africa has some of the fastest growing economies in the world, yet lacks skilled managers to oversee the growth and development of these economies. The intention of the Wits MBA is to develop managers and leaders who will grasp the opportunities offered by South Africa and Africa. Benefits of the programme WBS has a proud history of educating business leaders Combines cutting-edge theory and practical application Excellent networking opportunities Opportunity for overseas study at partner business schools Includes a Global Study Tour with a variety of destinations Curriculum Outline/Modules taught Management and Financial Accounting Economics for Business Technology and Operations Management Strategy Organisational Design and Development Critical Enquiry Skills Business Society and Collective Action Marketing in a Connected World Finance and Investment Decisions Entrepreneurship Business Integration Case Competition Duration MBA Full-Time – 12 months 
MBA Part-Time – 18 months Career Options/Opportunities Premier business qualification worldwide Opens the door to “C-Suite” opportunities A personal rebranding exercise A game-changer in careers Graduates are well versed in all that is business management and can thus explore careers in a myriad of industries At a personal level it is challenging, exciting and socially rewarding Enrolment criteria/Admission requirements 4 year degree OR  3 year degree plus Post-Graduate Diploma (NQF 8) Post-university work experience - a minimum of 3yrs for the full-time programme and 4... [-]

Master in Business Administration- MBA

Arab Academy for Science Technology & Maritime Transport
Campus Full time 3 semesters September 2018 Egypt Giza

The MBA (Master of Business Administration) is an internationally recognised and geographically portable post-graduate, post-experience academic course in a number of subjects that together can be said to constitute the science of management. [+]

Master in Business Administration- MBA MBA_Overview The MBA (Master of Business Administration) is an internationally recognised and geographically portable post-graduate, post-experience academic course in a number of subjects that together can be said to constitute the science of management. The MBA (Master of Business Administration) is an internationally recognised and geographically portable post-graduate, post-experience academic course in a number of subjects that together can be said to constitute the science of management. It is intended for those who work in business and management who seek career advancement, business ownership, or technical skills and business knowledge. The challenges imposed by the 21st Century place a high premium on upgrading skills and qualifications in order to meet the demands set by companies, customers and the environment that managers operate in. At the end of an MBA programme, the graduate emerges with an upper level knowledge of functional managerial and business issues as well as new conceptual skills ready to meet the demands that are set by the competitive business environment. With an MBA, you can: Advance your career Change your career Set up your own business Develop technical skill and business knowledge Business Graduates With Business Administration Bachelor Degree This MBA only applies to Business Administration bachelor degree holders and their peers from other business sections in light of the following regulations: First Semester: (12 Credit Hours) Organization Behavior and Development Marketing Management Managerial Finance Operations Management Second Semester: (12 Credit Hours) Four courses from any specialization track Third Semester: (6 Credit... [-]

MBA - Cardiff Metropolitan University, UK

Westford University College
Campus or Online Full time Part time 12 - 16 months Open Enrollment United Arab Emirates Sharjah United Arab Emirates Online Lebanon Lebanon Online Oman Muscat Oman Online Saudi Arabia Riyadh Singapore Singapore Online Jeddah Bahrain Bahrain Online India Delhi India Online Dubai Nigeria Nigeria Online Mumbai Bangalore Abu Dhabi Malaysia Malaysia Online Pune + 26 more

The most popular MBA programme in Middle East. This MBA programme is a popular choice with individuals committed to developing their careers in senior management and who therefore need an understanding of all the major functions of business and management, and an acute awareness of key contemporary management challenges of global competition and climate change.The Cardiff Met MBA Programme is designed to both challenge and support students and encourage them to explore ideas and develop knowledge and personal qualities, all which provide the students with the best chance of succeeding in the increasingly complex and fast changing environment of today’s job market [+]

MBAs in Business Studies in Africa 2018. Cardiff Metropolitan MBA, The most popular MBA program in UAE Cardiff Metropolitan University MBA, Dual Certification, Classes in UAE or Online, Convocation in UK, Fee payable in monthly instalments SPECIAL FEATURES OF THE COURSE Partners with Cambridge Strategies Accredited by QISAN, ASIC MBA from most employable University in Wales Topper in Student Support among UK Universities/li> Dual Certification Program - A UK MBA & Postgraduate Diploma Flying faculty from the University for MBA (Advanced entry) plus dissertation support Online & Onsite Evening-Weekend classes Flexible monthly installments Robust learning management system containing case studies, HD-quality video lectures On-line Library Access Cardiff Metropolitan University Alumni Status Option to attend University Convocation in UK Free Golf Club Access to MBA students in Sharjah Golf Course on Weekdays This MBA programme is a popular choice with individuals committed to developing their careers in senior management and who therefore need an understanding of all the major functions of business and management, and an acute awareness of key contemporary management challenges of global competition and climate change.The Cardiff Met MBA Programme is designed to both challenge and support students and encourage them to explore ideas and develop knowledge and personal qualities, all which provide the students with the best chance of succeeding in the increasingly complex and fast changing environment of today’s job market. In a challenging and complex economic climate, there is an ever-increasing demand for managers with the requisite skills, understanding and acumen to tackle the difficult... [-]

Master of Business Administration

University of The Free State School of Business
Campus Full time January 2018 South Africa Bloemfontein Phuthaditjhaba

The course content of the UFS Business School MBA enhances and develops managers and leaders, broadly covering all aspects and challenges that managers and leaders might face in today's ever changing business environment. Graduates of our MBA programme will be able to compete in both and global economic and business environment. [+]

The course content of the UFS Business School MBA enhances and develops managers and leaders, broadly covering all aspects and challenges that managers and leaders might face in today's ever changing business environment. Graduates of our MBA programme will be able to compete in both and global economic and business environment. MBA CURRICULUM - 221 CREDITS NQF LEVEL 9 A new group of students commence their studies in January or July each year. Applications for the January intake close 30 September and for the July intake 30 April. ADMISSION AND ENTRANCE REQUIREMENTS At least 25 years of age At least 3 years of relevant managerial experience / work experience A four year applicable Bachelor's degree (NQF level 7 and comprising of at least 360 credits) A Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration Admission to the MBA programme is subject to a psychometric selection process. [-]

International MBA

emlyon business school MBA programs
Campus Full time 12 months September 2018 France Lyon Écully Paris China Shanghai Morocco Casablanca + 6 more

A 12 month, full-time MBA program taught in English. By integrating the requirements, expectations and needs of the business community,emlyon offers a unique International MBA which actively develops your entrepreneurial leadership skills and management. [+]

International MBA

Are you an entrepreneur at heart? Here’s the right MBA for you!

 

According to our participants, it is the combination of the strong focus on entrepreneurship, the year-long consulting project and the large diversity in student body and faculty that makes our 12-month International MBA program so uniquely suited to meet their needs. 

Take your career to the next level and benefit from:

Project based learning with the Entrepreneurial Leadership Project Exploration of alternate business models via Learning Trips Specialisation by industry (Luxury Business or Innovation in Life Sciences) or by firm type (MNEs or New Ventures) Lessons from corporate and social intrapreneurs, as well as from entrepreneurs who started their own companies Small cohort size / large cohort diversity A clear career focus through continuous Careers Services A wide range of elective courses tailored to your needs International exchange opportunities ... [-]

Masters in Business Administration

Mahatma Gandhi University Rwanda
Campus Full time 2 - 4 years February 2018 Rwanda Kigali

With this course you can be in sync with the latest technologies being used in the management sector for different forms of transactions. Understand and imbibe all forms of budgeting and management, Upgrade your skills and work in a simulated banking environment to get a feel of the practical aspects of the industry, One Should Understand and adjust to the constant changes taking place in the International and National Environment. [+]

Programme Overview Programe Code: 704 Duration: Min. Duration 2 Years, Max. Duration 4 Years Eligibility Criteria: Graduation in any stream Registration fees: INR1500/- Tution fees: INR7500/- Per Sem Exam fees: 1500/- Per Sem Objective With this course you can be in sync with the latest technologies being used in the management sector for different forms of transactions. Understand and imbibe all forms of budgeting and management, Upgrade your skills and work in a simulated banking environment to get a feel of the practical aspects of the industry, One Should Understand and adjust to the constant changes taking place in the International and National Environment. Programme Content Semester 1 Cours Code Subjects Credits MP101 Management- Theory and Practice 3 MP102 Accounting and Finance for Managers 3 MP103 Managerial Economics 3 MP104 Quantitative Techniques for Managerial Applications 3 - Total Credits 12 Semester 2 Cours Code Subjects Credits MP105 Business Law 3 MP106 Organizational Behaviour 3 MP107 Business Policy and Strategic Management 3 MP108 Executive Communication and Research Methodology 3 MP119 Industrial Training 10 - Total Credits 22 Semester 3 Cours Code Subjects Credits MP111 Management Information System 3 MP112 Management of Human Resources 3 - Total Credits 6 Semester 4 Cours Code Subjects Credits MP120 Presentation/Seminar 10 MP121 Project Course Work 20 - Total Credits 30 [-]

MBA Modular

University of Stellenbosch Business School (USB)
Campus 2 years January 2018 South Africa Bellville Cape Town

If you want to operate at senior management level and lead with confidence, USB's triple accredited MBA will prepare you for this. Here are some of the reasons why you should consider our Modular MBA: [+]

MBAs in Business Studies in Africa 2018. Modular MBA (English) USB’s NEW Modular MBA USB’s MBA has been redesigned to better fulfil the needs of today’s students. The previous (longer) MBA, presented up till 2015, has now been restructured into a 213-credit programme on NQF Level 9. All formats of the USB MBA have been shortened and this takes effect from 2016. Important: You must now have a 4-year Bachelor’s degree or an Honour’s degree or a 3-year Bachelor’s degree plus a Postgraduate Diploma before you are allowed entry into the new MBA. USB’s Modular MBA in a nutshell Duration: 2 years (3 years in the past) Contents: 18 compulsory modules (including International Study Module at foreign business school and Research Assignment) and electives Why choose USB’s Modular MBA? If you want to operate at senior management level and lead with confidence, USB’s triple accredited MBA will prepare you for this. Here are some of the reasons why you should consider our Modular MBA: 3 international accreditations: AACSB, EQUIS, AMBA Study while you work: This block release programme will enable you to attend lectures without infringing too much upon your work obligations. This arrangement will enable you to make the most of your time on campus. Apply skills immediately: Implement your new business skills at work immediately while getting support from USB. Study at USB even if you live further afield: Students from all over South Africa and from various other African and overseas countries choose this option to obtain... [-]