Master of Business Administration (MBA)
MBA Course Start
17th May 2021
In the modern world, a Master of Business Administration (MBA) is widely seen as a passport to a successful career. Our MBA program equips our students the skills needed to excel in functional competence, strategic knowledge and problem-solving ability. The modules are tailor to be flexible to almost any industry. Our MBA is delivered in two phases which means you can choose where to study the final part. The total duration is between 1 and 1.5 years.
What does two phases mean?
Our MBA is delivered in two phases, this means you'll receive two accredited certificates. The first phase is a level 7 diploma and the second is an MBA top-up. You can choose from two universities for the second phase.
Phase One - Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership
Modules = six
Duration = two quarters
Mode of study = distance learning, Virtual Campus or physical campus
Awarding body = OTHM
Accredited by = Ofqual
Phase Two - MBA Top-up
Students can choose to graduate from one of two British governmental universities: the University of Chichester or the University of Bolton.
To graduate with the University of Chichester, students will take the final part of their studies online through the London Graduate School.
Modules = one consultancy report
Duration = up to six months
Mode of study = online
Awarding body = University of Chichester
Accredited by = University of Chichester (Ofqual Approved)
To graduate with the University of Bolton, students will take the final part at the university’s campus which is located in Greater Manchester, United Kingdom.
Modules = three
Duration = one year
Mode of study = physical campus in the UK
Awarding body = University of Bolton (Ofqual Approved)
Accredited by = University of Bolton (Ofqual Approved)
Why choose our Master of Business Administration (MBA)?
You will receive a level 7 British accredited diploma which is awarded by OTHM.
The program is fully accredited by Ofqual - a non-ministerial government department that regulates qualifications, exams and tests in England.
It is recognised internationally
We offer two flexible pathways of studying: distance learning and blended learning
We are competitive on fees, to achieve a similar qualification could cost you tens of thousands
You have the opportunity to finish early and receive a smaller qualification, or take a break and return to your studies later
There is an opportunity to study part of the course in the UK
We have a multi-model Virtual Campus which caters to all online student needs
Study with British teachers, and receive world-renowned education
No IELTS certificate required
Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management
1- Strategic Management
2- Strategic Leadership
3- Strategic Human Resource Management
4- Advanced Business Research Methods
A choice of TWO further units.
5- Strategic Financial Management
6- Supply Chain and Operations Management
7- Entrepreneurship and Innovation
8- Globalisation and Corporate Governance
9- Strategic Change Management
10- Strategic Marketing
Applicants should have a bachelors degree or level 6 qualification
A good level of English
Learners may also have relevant work experience
There are two options for phase two. You can choose to complete the qualification online, through the London Graduate School's learning platform, and take the final certificate from the University of Chichester. Or you can attend physical classes in the UK and take the final certificate from the University of Bolton. Both are British governmental universities and are accredited.
Top-up with the University of Chichester (Sept, Jan or May)
Duration and mode of study
15 weeks or part-time over two terms.
Minimum 2 years’ work experience at graduate level, in either a managerial or professional capacity which may include voluntary work, placements, internships, project management etc.
Modules and Assessment
Consultancy Project Report
The module provides the opportunity for you to examine an area of particular interest within an appropriate organisational context. The module is designed to make a major contribution to your professional and intellectual development, through enabling you to demonstrate your capacity for sustained independent thought, learning and critical reflection.
Top-up with the University of Bolton (Sept)
Duration and mode of study
1 year, classroom -based at the University of Bolton Campus in Greater Manchester, UK.
IELTS 6.0 with no less than 5.5 in any band (or equivalent)
You may be required to attend an interview and/or provide a portfolio of work.
Reference from your current employer.
Your application form will need to be accompanied by a reflective overview of the managerial responsibilities you have undertaken to date.
Modules and Assessment
1- Strategic Management
2- Research Methods and Academic Skills
3- Dissertation II
Assessment will be in the form of coursework.
We understand that our students come from all corners of the world, and not everyone has the time, finances, or ability to move abroad to receive good quality education. Therefore, our students can choose one of three delivery methods: distance learning, Virtual Campus or physical campus attendance.
For the self-motivated learner who wants total control over their schedule. This mode of study offers the same course content and access to the learning management system, the only difference is you can choose what you study, when!
Studying 100% online is perfect if you have begun your career and are looking to take the next step, or you’re a school leaver wanting to study a qualification alongside getting that all-important work experience.
You’ll still get access to lecturers and our friendly student support team should you require any assistance.
Your classroom. Your Library. Your management system.
Enrol on our comprehensive Virtual Campus and you will be invited to attend weekly sessions with expert teachers and work collaboratively with your fellow peers. This is a great opportunity to network and meet people from different cultures and backgrounds.
You’ll delve into the course materials and take part in interesting discussions relating to your course topics. This mode of study will enrich your studies and help you keep on track. You’ll be able to ask questions, get access to additional resources and take part in interactive quizzes.
After the class has finished, you’ll be able to access all the materials including a recording of the session.
For the student who is looking for the full university experience, we have various physical campuses you can enrol with.
Eton Academy – United Kingdom
You can study part of your course at the Eton Academy Campus, located in Manchester, United
Kingdom. Our campus is based in the thriving hub of Exchange Quay. The two-storey building houses classrooms, modern learning facilities, and our dedicated and experienced tutor team.
Manchester City is home to one of the largest student populations in the UK. With libraries,
museums, and culture bursting from every part of the city, you'll be able to indulge your intellect
while still enjoying the entertainment this iconic Northern location has to offer.
Our international support team can assist you with visa applications, accommodation, airport
transfers, social programs and much more.
University of Bolton – United Kingdom
Our students can choose to study the final part of their qualification at the University of Bolton’s
campus located in the north west of the United Kingdom. This multi-million-pound facility is located in the centre of Bolton town and is home to approximately 6,000 students.
Bolton has a renowned and growing cultural scene, it is one of the UK's most vibrant towns and the University of Bolton campus is right at the heart of it. The beautiful town hall, gallery and museum, as well as the famous Octagon theatre and the performance venue the Albert Halls Bolton are all just a short walk from campus.