Master in Business Administration in Management 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.

Business professionals and students who pursue an MBA Management develop the skills and knowledge needed for upper leadership roles. Many programs combine business-related courses with management building classes. Students learn how to effectively manage a business and a team of different sized organizations.

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MBA General

Glamis Business School
Campus Full time 1 - 3 years August 2017 Mauritius Quatre Bornes

Our MBA programme covers key management disciplines, including people skills, economics, marketing, accounting, finance, strategic planning and project management. [+]

Masters in Business Administration in Management in Africa 2017. Our MBA programme covers key management disciplines, including people skills, economics, marketing, accounting, finance, strategic planning and project management. Programme Structure As an Approved Learning Partner, Glamis Business School sets its own teaching programme. Academic arrangements for teaching and student supports are subject to the quality assurance procedures of Heriot-Watt University and Glamis Business School. Each course requires approximately 200 hours of study. All examinations are set and graded by Edinburgh Business School faculty. Structure For your MBA you need to complete these seven core courses ACCOUNTING ECONOMICS FINANCE MARKETING STRATEGIC PLANNING ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOUR PROJECT MANAGEMENT And choose two courses from a list of electives. Entry Requirements A degree with first or second class honours from a university recognised by Heriot-Watt University or successful completion of three courses, at least one of which must be a core course for the relevant MBA. ‘Successful completion’ means having purchased, studied and passed the relevant examination in each subject. Work experience can also be recognized. Parallel entry routes on case to case basis Students with other professional courses may be considered on a case to case basis English proficiency is a must Exemptions Professional qualifications or undergraduate degrees may qualify for exemption. Application for exemption on the basis of a professional qualification must be accompanied by a copy of the award/membership certificate, a full syllabus and transcript of results. Students / prospective students may now apply for up to four credits if they have... [-]

MBA in Total Quality Management

University Of Professional Studies Accra
Campus Full time 24 months September 2017 Ghana Accra

The MBA in Total Quality Management (TQM) Programme is a blended learning programme of the School of Graduate Studies of the University of Professional Studies Accra. 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. [+]

MBA in Total Quality Management The MBA in Total Quality Management (TQM) Programme is a blended learning programme of the School of Graduate Studies of the University of Professional Studies Accra. 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 organisation’s management practices to the standards of international best practices for sustainable excellence and long term success. The programme also seeks to prepare students to assume higher roles in integrating organisational functions and processes to create value to meet changing customer needs that would result in a sustained competitive edge. Programme Content: Using Quality to Improve Business Performance, Quality Planning and Assurance, Quality in Documentation and Information Management, Quality in the Supply Chain, Technology of Quality Management, Quality Management Systems Model (with emphasis on ISO 9001 implementation), Management Systems Audit, Managing People and Work Environment in Quality, Legal Aspects of Business, Financial Management for Leaders, Economics for Managers, Organisational Behaviour and Management, Corporate Governance & Business Ethics, Quantitative Techniques for Management Decisions, Management Information Systems, Production & Operations Management, Project Work, Business Development & Entrepreneurship, Strategic Leadership, Business... [-]

MBA in Corporate Governance

University Of Professional Studies Accra
Campus Full time 24 months September 2017 Ghana Accra

The programme is designed to equip students and professionals with essential knowledge and skills involved in dispensing the functions of governance in organisations as well as advising the Board and leading teams on the best practice of governance. [+]

Masters in Business Administration in Management in Africa 2017. MBA in Corporate Governance Programme Objectives: The programme is designed to equip students and professionals with essential knowledge and skills involved in dispensing the functions of governance in organisations as well as advising the Board and leading teams on the best practice of governance. The programme also examines issues pertaining to compliance with laws and regulations, efficient internal communication and dissemination of information to and from the Board and responsibility for continuing self-development in Corporate Governance as a professional practitioner among others. Target Applicants: Administrative managers, managers in non-governmental organisations, politicians, Company and Board secretaries, officers in the Registry of tertiary institutions, and leaders in all sectors as well as aspiring graduate students who want to be more effective in today’s challenging business environment by acquiring an advanced qualification in the field of Corporate Governance, are encouraged to apply. Duration: 24 months Entry Requirements: Applicants seeking admission into the MBA Corporate Governance programme must: Have a good first degree from a recognised and accredited university/institution preferably second class lower or better in any discipline or, Have relevant recognised full professional qualification (Chartered level) eg. ICAG, ACCA, CIMA, CPA, CIB or, International applicants with first degree equivalent and English proficiency can apply for consideration. [-]

MBA in Sales Management (EMBA)

German Business School
Campus Part time 2 years September 2017 Tunisia Tunis

The EMBA Sales Management program offers its participants valuable knowledge necessary for developing a sales force and coordinating sales operations. Participation in this program will promote employees’ motivation and improve their sales-boosting attitude towards customers. [+]

EMBA in Sales Management GBS Executive MBA (Master of Business Administration) program targets corporate executives, current and future managers, allowing them to obtain this prestigious degree while continuing to hold their existing full-time jobs. EMBA program focuses on improving participants’ strategic management thinking which will allow them to perform critical analysis of any business situation and to apply various managerial theories to solve business problems. Another crucial aspect of the program is development of leadership and communication skills and building professional networks through team building activities and group work. In addition, participants learn to use necessary tools for business research and by the end of the program can integrate and apply the received knowledge to their area of specialism. Finally, as all executives require a comprehensive understanding of financial statements, GBS Executive MBA program allows participants to gain common knowledge in reading and understanding cash flow statements, income statements, balance sheets. This important practical skill helps executives to accurately interpret financial results, assess an organization’s current state and recognize potential challenges. GBS Executive MBA program is typically a part-time 2-year program as candidates commonly work full-time throughout. Classes usually take place once every 2 months and consist of different types of business training such as projects, real life cases and workshops which require an active interaction in a class room. Program Overview The EMBA Sales Management program offers its participants valuable knowledge necessary for developing a sales force and coordinating sales operations. Participation in this program will promote employees’ motivation... [-]

MBA in General Management (EMBA)

German Business School
Campus Part time 2 years September 2017 Tunisia Tunis

The EMBA General Management program is sector-neutral and suitable for employees from different industrial segments and of economics, engineering, technical or science background. [+]

Masters in Business Administration in Management in Africa 2017. EMBA in General Management GBS Executive MBA (Master of Business Administration) program targets corporate executives, current and future managers, allowing them to obtain this prestigious degree while continuing to hold their existing full-time jobs. EMBA program focuses on improving participants’ strategic management thinking which will allow them to perform critical analysis of any business situation and to apply various managerial theories to solve business problems. Another crucial aspect of the program is development of leadership and communication skills and building professional networks through team building activities and group work. In addition, participants learn to use necessary tools for business research and by the end of the program can integrate and apply the received knowledge to their area of specialism. Finally, as all executives require a comprehensive understanding of financial statements, GBS Executive MBA program allows participants to gain common knowledge in reading and understanding cash flow statements, income statements, balance sheets. This important practical skill helps executives to accurately interpret financial results, assess an organization’s current state and recognize potential challenges. GBS Executive MBA program is typically a part-time 2-year program as candidates commonly work full-time throughout. Classes usually take place once every 2 months and consist of different types of business training such as projects, real life cases and workshops which require an active interaction in a class room. Program Overview The EMBA General Management program is sector-neutral and suitable for employees from different industrial segments and of economics, engineering,... [-]

MBA

Pan-Atlantic University - Lagos Business School (LBS)
Campus Full time 21 months March 2018 Nigeria Lagos

The Lagos Business School, Pan-African MBA programme is intended to provide a solid foundation in general management, and will be specially suited for the young professional who aspires to a career in management. Emphasis will be given to [+]

MBA

The Lagos Business School, Pan-African MBA programme is intended to provide a solid foundation in general management, and will be specially suited for the young professional who aspires to a career in management. Emphasis will be given to the knowledge of management science, the development of management skills and the acquisition of a capacity for sound decision making.

The programme consists of three basic elements:

A rigorous and highly structured first year with emphasis on the functional areas of management. All courses in the first year will be compulsory or required. A more diversified second year with core courses and electives An internship to be done during the 12-week break between the first and second years. ... [-]

MBA in Procurement and Supplies Management

Institute of Accountancy Arusha
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2017 Tanzania Arusha Dar Es Salaam + 2 more

This course is aimed at graduates or experienced middle managers who wish to understand the role of procurement and supplies in in strategic management. On successful completion of this course you can expect to be well prepared for procurement and management roles in the supply chain industry. [+]

Masters in Business Administration in Management in Africa 2017. This course is aimed at graduates or experienced middle managers who wish to understand the role of procurement and supplies in in strategic management. On successful completion of this course you can expect to be well prepared for procurement and management roles in the supply chain industry. Procurement and supplies management is currently one of the fastest growing fields of knowledge and expertise within East Africa. In Tanzania, procurement and supplies activities account for 80% of the government expenditure. To address this problem, Coventry University and IAA have developed an MBA in Procurement and Supplies Management programme. This course will develop your knowledge of the business environment, especially in regard to the management of procurement and supply chain strategies for delivering cost leadership and customer satisfaction. This course aims to meet the needs of such professionals, whether they are employed or studying in preparation for employment. It will equip you with a comprehensive understanding of supply chain management and procurment through the development of knowledge, skills and expertise. Why study an MBA in Procurement and Supplies Management? This course is aimed at graduates or experienced middle-managers. The Procurement and Supplies Management MBA provides a structured programme of development of leadership and management skills relevant to the procurement and supply chain sectors. Become a well-rounded procurement manager – develop general management knowledge and skills alongside a thorough understanding of strategy and procurement. It will stimulate your intellectual thinking and you can complete... [-]

MBA in Logistics Management

Institute of Accountancy Arusha
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2017 Tanzania Arusha Dar Es Salaam + 2 more

The Logistics Management MBA will develop your knowledge of the business environment, especially in regard to the management of logistics systems and the planning and delivery of logistics strategies. [+]

While providing a broad business background, the MBA in Logistics Management focuses on the management of the movement of materials, goods and labour, the supply chain and issues in transport and distribution. The Logistics Management MBA will develop your knowledge of the business environment, especially in regard to the management of logistics systems and the planning and delivery of logistics strategies. This course is aimed at graduates or experienced middle managers who wish to understand the role of logistics in strategic management. This course will to prepare you for logistics and management roles in the supply chain industry. Why study an MBA in Logistics Management? This course is aimed at graduates or experienced middle-managers. The Logistics Management MBA provides a structured programme of development of leadership and management skills relevant to the purchasing, logistics and supply chain sectors. It will stimulate your intellectual thinking and you can complete assignments that are directly relevant to your workplace. Course structure The MBA in Logistics Management comprises the following frameworks: marketing, finance and human resource management. In addition, the role of the procurement and supply chain function is evaluated from a strategic viewpoint. The role that Logistics plays in the development of the organisation as a whole and the management strategies that are necessary for the delivery of logistics and supply chain activities are examined. The modules studied are: Logistics Strategy Financial Statements Analysis for Managers Human Resource Management Marketing Management Supply Chain Management Logistics Operations Project Management Entrepreneurship and Innovation Research Methods... [-]

MBA in Information Technology Management

Institute of Accountancy Arusha
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2017 Tanzania Arusha Dar Es Salaam + 2 more

This programme is tailor-made for graduates and middle managers intending to understand the role of information technology in strategic management. [+]

Masters in Business Administration in Management in Africa 2017. This programme is tailor-made for graduates and middle managers intending to understand the role of information technology in strategic management. The MBA Information Technology Management programme aims to give the developing manager a good understanding of the potential that IT has to improve effectiveness and enhance competitive positioning of a business. Effective managers need to understand the potential and limitations of IT as it consumes a significant percentage of resources in an organisation. This programme will help to prepare you to make appropriate choices in selecting and leveraging the right IT tools keeping in mind the organisational dynamics without getting deeply engrossed in technical issues. Why study an MBA in Information Technology Management? This course is aimed at graduates or experienced middle-managers. You will understand the role of information technology in strategic management; you will understand the potential and limitations of IT in business; you will discover IT effects on resources in any organisation; forums enable students to interact with one another and work together as virtual groups. Course structure The MBA in Information Technology Management comprises of the following frameworks: marketing, finance and human resource management. In addition, the role of the IS/IT function is evaluated from a strategic viewpoint. The role that IT plays in the development of the organisation as a whole and the management strategies that are necessary for the delivery of IS/IT are examined. The emerging role of systems development and procurement and the new demands... [-]

CEIBS MBA

China Europe International Business School (CEIBS)
Campus Part time 12 - 18 months September 2017 China Shenzhen Beijing Shanghai Ghana Accra + 4 more

Learning will not be limited to the classroom, but will also be acquired from the rich work experience and background that your colleagues will bring along with them. You will study and live in a truly global and stimulating environment while gaining a deep understanding of Chinese culture and business practices. [+]

The 18-month journey at CEIBS is a life-changing experience, not only because of the knowledge you will gain but because of the lifelong friendships that you will cultivate. Learning will not be limited to the classroom, but will also be acquired from the rich work experience and background that your colleagues will bring along with them. You will study and live in a truly global and stimulating environment while gaining a deep understanding of Chinese culture and business practices. The CEIBS student body is made up of an outstanding group of individuals from over 20 countries – the most diverse group of any business school in mainland China. Every year, our rigorous selection process encourages the formation of a “community” made up of exceptional individuals both in terms of their career as well as their personal accomplishments. Our students are not only smart and ambitious but are also endowed with the values and soft skills that will help them excel and flourish in the challenging MBA environment. At CEIBS, we believe strong ethics and respect for others are equally as important as conscientiousness and achievement. Programme Structure In a global and constantly changing environment, business leaders must be equipped with extremely broad skills. They must be able to adopt both global and local perspectives, capable of dealing with complexity and change, and skilled at leading innovation. They must be able to communicate effectively with diverse stakeholders in order to generate a shared vision and enthusiasm for their firms’ activities. By... [-]

Master of Business Administration

Milpark Education
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time 2 - 5 years February 2018 South Africa Cape Town Johannesburg + 2 more

The multidisciplinary MBA programme addresses this need with a practical orientation that provides managers, professionals and graduates with advanced management and business leadership education. The programme remains focused on key management areas while paying sound attention to the critical skills that make our students outstanding performers in the business environment. [+]

Programme purpose

There is a need for managers and business leaders in Southern Africa who can conduct business responsibly and successfully, not only locally but also in the global marketplace.

The multidisciplinary MBA programme addresses this need with a practical orientation that provides managers, professionals and graduates with advanced management and business leadership education. The programme remains focused on key management areas while paying sound attention to the critical skills that make our students outstanding performers in the business environment. Future managers and leaders are also provided with insight and skills related to the areas of social responsibility, the environment and corporate citizenship. ... [-]


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: [+]

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 a triple accredited MBA. Structure and content... [-]