Masters of Business Administration (MBA) are postgraduate degree programs in management, in their own league. The MBA is the traditional academic offer for management education. The universities answer to questions from business for a precise and profound qualification for the future and modern managers based on a standardized title. It is frequently shortened as MBA or M.B.A. and in opposition to the Master of Science (MSc) or the Master of Arts (MA) it without a doubt points to one program solely.
The Middle East boasts a uniquely diverse population filled with a myriad of political, cultural and religious identities. In this setting, students have the opportunity to learn first hand about historic cultures and empires based in the region.
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The MBA aims to offer an innovative, dynamic and flexible programme that critically considers developments in the academic study of Management and the changing contexts of Management in an international context. [+]
The programme is offered in academic collaboration with Cardiff Metropolitan University, UK:
Master of Business Administration (General) and with pathways in the following areas:Project Management Finance Marketing Islamic Finance Health Sector Management Mode of Study Part-Time Full-Time Duration of the Programme 2 Years approx. for Part-Time 14 months approx. for Full-Time
Educational Aims of the ProgrammeTo offer an innovative, dynamic and flexible programme that critically considers developments in the academic study of Management and the changing contexts of Management in an international context; To critically explore the demands and supply issues within a global business environment. To advance students’ knowledge of the complexity of understanding the relationship between ideologies and the responsibilities of managers within the workplace. This is in line with Gulf College’s Strategic Plan, which aims to ensure that students have access to high-quality support & guidance that allows them to develop into active autonomous learners and Strengthen employer links and the range of opportunities available for students to gain employability skills both within the curricula and through extra-curricular activities as two of its key priorities. To provide a robust theoretical framework for students to develop an integrated and critically aware understanding of Management; this is provided through clear learning outcomes and assessment criteria, provided for students for each module from the start of the course. To develop in students, a range of intellectual skills reflecting the rigor required at Level 7. These should demonstrate within a graduate a high level of student autonomy and... [-]
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, organization, analytical, creativity, and team working skills are developed through the course and allow students to further enhance their capabilities.... [-]
The MBA program at IMT-Dubai is designed to provide students with a solid foundation in management disciplines. Upon graduation students are provided with: [+]
The MBA program at IMT-Dubai is designed to provide students with a solid foundation in management disciplines. Upon graduation students are provided with:A thorough understanding of management disciplines The exposure to first-hand, corporate, real-world situations The ability to apply these concepts in varied business environments The ability to analyze and solve problems via critical and creative thinking Leadership and teamwork skills Specializations
At the end of the first year of studies, students can choose the area of specialization from the following:... [-]
Anyone can do an MBA. However, few are participant-centered. Ours is one of the few and the only one in the region based on Babson’s Unique Entrepreneurial Thought and Action (ETA) methodology, which allows students to “unleash their entrepreneurial potential” through participant-centered learning (PCL) and become agents of change. [+]
Anyone can do an MBA. However, few are participant-centered. Ours is one of the few and the only one in the region based on Babson’s Unique Entrepreneurial Thought and Action (ETA) methodology, which allows students to “unleash their entrepreneurial potential” through participant-centered learning (PCL) and become agents of change.THE MBSC MBA DIFFERENCE
Designed through a Global Collaboration
Designed by Babson, the world leader in Entrepreneurship education, the program is closely adapted to the reality of the Kingdom by MBSC Faculty who are locally based, interact with and provide advice to the business community, and are actively involved in the creation and development of an entrepreneurial ecosystem in KAEC and the region. The MBA program in Saudi emulates Vision2030, which encourages entrepreneurial agency along with creating positive social impact... [-]
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. [+]
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.... [-]
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A Masters in Business Administration is one of the most highly respected business degrees available and graduates often report that an MBA has helped them secure their dream job. You will learn essential skills and knowledge from the best in business, who will help you develop into a leader of the future. [+]
Graduate MBA with internship also available.
Duration: One year (full-time) / 15 months January start (full-time) / Two-three years (part-time)
Start date: January & SeptemberCourse Highlights
Students who successfully complete our MBA, receive free annual membership to the Chartered Management Institute and the opportunity for dual accreditation.Modules
Semester IGlobal Marketing and Digital business (Core) Strategy and Entrepreneurship (Core) Business Ethics in Action (Core)
Semester IIManaging People (Core) Accounting for Decision Makers (Core) Business Operations and Intelligence (Core) ... [-]
The MBA programmes at Northampton Business School are carefully designed to offer in-depth knowledge of all critical business areas and functions. To succeed in business, you require more than just business skills. The Master of Business Administration is a globally recognised postgraduate qualification for ambitious, motivated graduates. [+]
The MBA programmes at Northampton Business School are carefully designed to offer in-depth knowledge of all critical business areas and functions. To succeed in business, you require more than just business skills. The Master of Business Administration is a globally recognised postgraduate qualification for ambitious, motivated graduates.
This unique MBA will suit those that are aspiring business professionals without previous business or management experience but have a clear interest in and passion for Business, Enterprise and Entrepreneurship. This MBA is available to study full time or by distance learning.
Obtaining an MBA at the University of Northampton will support your career progression by developing your critical thinking and research skills which will enhance your business knowledge and understanding. The MBA will teach you the theory of effective management practice and equip you with essential skills, confidence and competence to assist you when you venture into your chosen industry. You will learn to think laterally, challenge convention and offer knowledge-based solutions to business issues. You will be able to think and operate differently to your colleagues which is essential in today's global business arena.... [-]
This globally-recognised qualification will develop your business skills and give you the expertise you need to take on senior roles in any organisation. It’s a flexible course delivered online that will build on your work experience and enhance it with contemporary business theory. [+]
This globally-recognised qualification will develop your business skills and give you the expertise you need to take on senior roles in any organisation. It’s a flexible course delivered online that will build on your work experience and enhance it with contemporary business theory.
The curriculum is tailored for the dynamic contemporary global business environment, focusing on developing skills in leadership, and the application of conceptual management theories to current practice. You will acquire competencies in innovative and creative problem solving, critical thinking and strategic reasoning.Benefits
You will be able to study in your own time at home or at work and progress toward an award at your pace, as your career or personal life dictate.... [-]
The Edinburgh Business School's online MBA gives you the freedom to choose when, where and how you want to complete your studies. The programme is intellectually rigorous and academically challenging, and covers key management disciplines, including people skills, economics, marketing, accounting, finance, strategic planning and project management. [+]
Edinburgh Business School is the Graduate School of Business of Heriot-Watt University.
Edinburgh Business School, Heriot-Watt University, has been helping working professionals become business leaders for over 25 years, offering high quality and accessible postgraduate programmes in business. Our popular online MBA, Masters, DBA and PhD programmes have accelerated the careers of over 20,000 graduates, with many experiencing an increase in their salary, promotions within their companies and others starting their own businesses.
The online MBA programme gives you the opportunity to earn a prestigious British Master’s degree that provides unrivalled flexibility, with the same academic rigour and intellectual challenge that the on-campus MBA programmes offer.... [-]
Our MBA Program has been designed to provide you with real flexibility allowing you to choose a study format which best suits your personal and professional commitments. [+]
The recent experience of the financial crisis has shown that managers may have taken decisions that were either wrong or to the disadvantage of their organizations and the society in general. Today, business decisions have to be taken under conditions of high uncertainty and volatility. Innovating and practical business solutions to problems and opportunities are needed more quickly and they become more complex. The practice of management is changing.
I am delighted to welcome you to our new, challenging and inspirational MBA program designed for the next generation of business professionals. The Frederick MBA is committed to stimulate your thinking and give you the opportunity to learn how to manage and lead in a turbulent business environment. Our MBA Faculty Team, through their long-standing experience in teaching, research and business practice, will help you acquire the theoretical and practical knowledge to tackle real-life business issues efficiently and effectively in order to gain a competitive advantage for your organization wherever you are based. We will equip you with the toolkit to become a multi-functional leader, enable you to analyze the market and develop innovative strategies to meet business challenges. Acquiring new capabilities and building on your experience and expertise, you will be able to redefine your career goals and shape your future.... [-]
Our MBA program has eight Majors. We at Lincoln University provide opportunities for all the students to expand their horizons, both personally, academically and help in growing the diverse culture. [+]
Our MBA program has eight Majors. We at Lincoln University provide opportunities for all the students to expand their horizons, both personally, academically and help in growing the diverse culture. Apart from academic excellence, we also focus on equipping the students with the latest technical competencies used in the corporate world. Lincoln University in association with Geneva Business School Switzerland and Pearson's EDEXCEL provides MBA program and BBA program, learning worthwhile to make a difference in today's highly competent workforce. We believe that wholesome knowledge is the distilled essence of us corroborated by experience and practical learning. Hence the intense academic curriculum is crafted such that it prepares students to deliver their best. We believe that learning and research should have a positive impact, informing good decisions and transforming business and management practice. We aim to equip leaders to navigate conflicting priorities, deal with uncertainty and make ethical choices - to the benefit of individuals, enterprises, and communities.The structure of the program is designed to give students the best in industry exposure and a nurturing classroom environment, to help them become the leaders of tomorrow, in the specialization of their choice.... [-]
Students pursuing an MBA degree may earn a double concentration in two majors by completing 16 MBA courses and the degree requirements for both majors. [+]
The structure of the Master of Business Administration reflects the findings of a research survey conducted by the School of Business Administration focusing on the current and future needs of a cross-section of organizations across the UAE.
Therefore, the program is of great strategic relevance and offers practical and analytical solutions for the problems and challenges facing industry and other organizations in the Gulf region. Our Key Strengths
Our MBA program, offered by the School of Business Administration, focuses on meeting the current and future needs of business and government leaders in the Gulf region. The dynamic and competitive business environment of the 21st century calls for new management and leadership skills – our MBA will prepare you today, for the challenges of tomorrow.... [-]
This program is taught in the UAE. The MBA Top-up is a fast track programme for those who already have a post graduate qualification in management. A key element of this programme is the MBA dissertation. [+]
This program is taught in the UAE
The MBA Top-up is a fast track programme for those who already have a post graduate qualification in management. A key element of this programme is the MBA dissertation.
Applicants will study full-time over two trimesters, which is less than a full calendar year. They will need at least two years’ work experience and a level 7 qualification with at least 100 credits at HE7.
A variety of teaching and learning methods provide access to learning to meet a range of learner needs and are aimed at; widening participation amongst learners, avoiding exclusion and developing learner skills in both academic and workplace arenas. The methods employed include lectures; workshops; tutorials (group and individual) and guest speakers.... [-]
This is the globally coveted MBA program specifically designed for high achieving individuals who are willing to take the next major step along their career path. [+]
This is the globally coveted MBA program specifically designed for high achieving individuals who are willing to take the next major step along their career path.
It focuses on the development of a global career at strategic decision-making level to the forefront of business theory and management practice.
By covering key disciplines such as finance, management, economics, marketing, operations and strategy in-depth, learners gain the skills and knowledge needed to manage across departments, markets, and the entire organization.
This MBA program is structured to reflect the needs of modern international business, developing a blend of academic excellence and professional skills, offering highly marketable competencies set to stand out in strategic level positions. Starting from the management, business and economics principles, participants will be involved in specialized core courses to improve in-depth business knowledge, competencies, and skills.... [-]