Master in Business Administration in Business Studies in Africa

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A master of business administration, known as an MBA, is a graduate degree awarded to those who complete a program focusing on business management. Finance, accounting, human resources, and other business-related topics are focused on.

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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 2017 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 2017/2018. 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... [-]

University of Northampton MBA

Stafford
Online & Campus Combined Part time 18 - 60 months Open Enrollment United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates Online Turkey Turkey Online Sudan Sudan Online Palestinian Territories Palestinian Territories Online Jordan Jordan Online Iraq Iraq Online Egypt Egypt Online Lebanon Lebanon Online Kuwait Kuwait Online Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia Online Bahrain Bahrain Online Qatar Qatar Online Oman Oman Online + 24 more

This MBA is offered by the University of Northampton. This programme is designed to meet the needs of senior or potential senior managers in all sectors of employment. [+]

University of Northampton MBA

The Northampton Business school (NBS) MBA is an internationally recognised postgraduate qualification in management. The programme combines excellent generalist management teaching and learning with highly valuable additional recognition, qualification and activities. We offer a unique combination of opportunities which represent excellent value for money in a competitive and expensive marketplace.

Your progression through the core programme is accompanied by a series of added value elements which include:

The NBS MBA Annual Conference

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Master of Business Administration

ST AUGUSTINE UNIVERSITY OF TANZANIA
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Tanzania Mwanza

The two years MBA degree programme equips students with skills and understanding of the administration of public and private enterprises. The program also enables different people from other fields, to acquire knowledge in the accounting, finance, Marketing and Human Resources so that they can make better decisions on their investment, workplaces and improve their careers. [+]

Master of Business Administration The two years MBA degree programme equips students with skills and understanding of the administration of public and private enterprises. The program also enables different people from other fields, to acquire knowledge in the accounting, finance, Marketing and Human Resources so that they can make better decisions on their investment, workplaces and improve their careers. The MBA programme offers specialization in four courses: i. Accounting ii. Finance iii. Human Resource Management iv. Marketing Management Program Objectives i. To meet the ever growing demand for higher education training in business administration ii. To enable students to demonstrate an understanding of the fundamentals of business and how this relates to society iii. To demonstrate professional competence that will be used in meeting the human and business needs today iv. To prepare candidates to become future business research oriented graduates v. To enable candidates to develop into competent professionals recognized for their specialized knowledge and serve the society Entry Requirements i) An Appropriate first degree, upper second class or above ii) An Appropriate first degree, lower second class with minimum of one year of work experience. iii) Holders of Postgraduate Diploma in related field iv) An Advanced Diploma with upper second class or above, from recognized institution. v) Applicants with professional qualification such as CPA (T), CSP (T), or ACCA holders with background in business. [-]

MBA Evening Program

Strathmore Business School (SBS)
Campus Part time 2 years January 2018 Kenya Nairobi

Strathmore Business School’s (SBS) Evening MBA is a program designed for those who wish to broaden their knowledge and expertise without interrupting their careers. It helps them develop their talent and harness competencies necessary for the next level by unlocking their inner potential to discover new horizons. [+]

MBAs in Business Studies in Africa 2017/2018. Strathmore Business School’s (SBS) Evening MBA is a program designed for those who wish to broaden their knowledge and expertise without interrupting their careers. It helps them develop their talent and harness competencies necessary for the next level by unlocking their inner potential to discover new horizons. The main pedagogical tool is the case method which is central to the MBA learning experience and offers a unique opportunity for the application of new skills, tools and ideas to real-life problems, to transform managers to virtuous leaders. Cases based on local and regional eld research by our own faculty and case pools from our international faculty are used, thus enabling students to react on both local and global business realities. They describe actual management situations, engaging faculty and participants in an interactive process of analysis and in-depth discussion, with careful consideration on relevance and attainment of tangible results for participants and their companies. Participant Mix Executives with at least 2 years’ managerial experience Mode of Delivery Classes run on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday evenings from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm and occasional Saturday mornings (8:00 am – 2:00 pm). Admission Applicants should have a minimum of two years’ managerial experience and pass our aptitude test, the Graduate Entrance Exam (GEE), in lieu of which a candidate may present for consideration their GMAT results as long as they are less than four years old. In addition, candidates must be: Holders of First Class or Upper... [-]

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 . [+]

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 in Business Administration (MBA)

African School of Economics
Campus Full time September 2017 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 2017/2018. 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. [-]

Masters of Business Administration (MBA)

The Open University Of Tanzania
Online & Campus Combined Part time 4 years September 2017 Tanzania Dar Es Salaam

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree programme is designed to cater for the contemporary business world and student needs. It is a highly professional four-year management development programme, which is largely delivered on a distance-learning mode. It offers a special learning opportunity and a unique self-development programme to the graduates who want to follow a management career in business and public sectors, or acquire higher qualifications such as PhD or DBA. [+]

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree programme is designed to cater for the contemporary business world and student needs. It is a highly professional four-year management development programme, which is largely delivered on a distance-learning mode. It offers a special learning opportunity and a unique self-development programme to the graduates who want to follow a management career in business and public sectors, or acquire higher qualifications such as PhD or DBA. General Objectives of the MBA Programme The main objective of the MBA programme is to prepare and equip graduates with general training in cross-organizational perspectives of business and specialised training in careeroriented management areas such as Finance, Human Resources Management, Marketing, Leadership and Governance, and Transport and Logistics. For this reason, the programme will specifically enable participants to: acquire the requisite general and specialised knowledge and understanding of the business processes and their environment; develop both theoretical and practical skills for effective management; acquire analytical skills and competencies in assessing business opportunities and challenges; acquire the spirit of entrepreneurship for business development and job creation; and acquire tools for analysis and skills for research. Entry Qualifications The programme is open to candidates with a variety of background and interests in either general or specific management functional area. However, prospective candidates must satisfy the following minimum requirements: Must have a first or second class honours degree of the Open University of Tanzania, or Must have an equivalent honours degree from other universities or recognized /accredited higher learning institutions. Applicants... [-]

MBA in Entrepreneurship

Westford University College
Campus or Online Part time 18 months Open Enrollment United Arab Emirates Sharjah Lebanon Lebanon Online United Arab Emirates Online Oman Muscat Saudi Arabia Jeddah Bahrain Bahrain Online Dubai Canada Canada Online Nigeria Nigeria Online India Mumbai Bangalore Abu Dhabi Malaysia Malaysia Online Pune United Kingdom UK Online + 23 more

Today’s rapid business needs to adapt and change according to the environmental and technological changes. The MBA in Entrepreneurship prepares the students for the challenges of establishing and growing a business in today’s dynamic climate and build the framework for running a new venture, understand the role of an entrepreneurial leader. [+]

MBAs in Business Studies in Africa 2017/2018. MBA Entrepreneurship Master of Business Administration (Entrepreneurship)Awarded by Plymouth University, UK Ranked 2% in the world Today’s rapid business needs to adapt and change according to the environmental and technological changes. The MBA in Entrepreneurship prepares the students for the challenges of establishing and growing a business in today’s dynamic climate and build the framework for running a new venture, understand the role of an entrepreneurial leader. Entrepreneurship is a field that is applicable to numerous aspects of management and business, so this MBA will help students advance their careers in the business world. This MBA is a dual certification program comprising of Level 7 Diploma in Business Management awarded by NCC, UK and an MBA (top-up) awarded by Plymouth University, UK which is recognised worldwide as the premier postgraduate qualification in the field of business management. Key Highlights of the program: Dual Certification Gain a prestigious MBA from a leading UK University Flexible delivery by expert faculty from Plymouth University Study from any location worldwide Supported by online learning resources Access to Plymouth University e-library Choice of three start dates: September, January or March/April for the top up part Part 1 – Level 7 Diploma in Business Management (L7DBM) The Level 7 Diploma in Business Management (RQF) (L7DBM) qualification is designed for students who are a graduate or experienced manager and wishes to further develop a career in management. Students will be exposed to a wide range of contemporary issues which will... [-]

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

Management College Of Southern Africa MANCOSA
Campus Full time 30 months February 2018 South Africa Durban

There has never been a more compelling time to embark on a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree programme. The need for highly capable managers to lead organisations in an age of constant change is more urgent than ever. [+]

MBAs in Business Studies in Africa 2017/2018. Master of Business Administration Programme Code: SAQA-36078 – NQF level 8 – Credits 300 There has never been a more compelling time to embark on a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree programme. The need for highly capable managers to lead organisations in an age of constant change is more urgent than ever. In uncertain economic times the future will be defined by those with the ability to grasp complex issues, think strategically, act positively, lead decisively, manage collaboratively and resolve problems innovatively. MANCOSA enables the development of leaders with the ability to deliver a new vision of the future in these unprecedented times. Our MBA degree programme stretches and challenges you to become a defining player in your organisation and fulfil your true potential, both professionally and personally. Studying towards a MANCOSA MBA is an important investment because it enables you to set ambitious personal goals, chart a rewarding career pathway and accomplish key milestones on the way to success. While doing all of this, you can make a lasting contribution to your organisation and society. The highly recognised MANCOSA MBA degree programme is benchmarked, internationally, for consistency and tailored, regionally, for contextual relevance. The programme equips students with a solid working knowledge and understanding of cutting-edge management systems, approaches, practices and decision-making tools for ensuring business success. Some of the critical management skills and abilities acquired are crafting and implementing strategy, re-engineering business management systems and processes, marketing the organisation in... [-]

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 in Business Administration- MBA

Arab Academy for Science Technology & Maritime Transport
Campus Full time 3 semesters September 2017 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. [+]

MBAs in Business Studies in Africa 2017/2018. 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... [-]

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. [+]

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 years for the part-time programme Acceptable GMAT... [-]

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. [+]

MBAs in Business Studies in Africa 2017/2018. 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... [-]