Over the course of the year, we develop your management skills and enhance your ability to lead and inspire. As a full-time MBA student, you will become part of a diverse community of business professionals who learn collaboratively, sharing your considerable work experience and diverse international perspectives to enrich the learning experience.
-The Aston MBA is completed over a 12 month period -Comprises 6 core modules, 1 elective module and a business project -Dedicated MBA career support with advice, workshops and industry speakers -Globally ranked programme from an elite triple-accredited business school. -Students attend a series of on-campus lectures, seminars and workshops -Regular skills workshops run by our dedicated MBA Careers Advisor -Opportunity of an industry project
You can transfer to the Part-Time or Online learning routes any time during the year, if your visa, employment status or personal commitments change. Modules are assessed through a series of individual assignments and group work, in which you will analyse complex business situations and make recommendations, as well as sitting written exams at the end of each term.
The Aston Edge will be assessed through a portfolio of achievements and skills you will compile during the programme. The programme culminates with a major project which enables you to showcase your management ability in a real business situation.
Modules & structure
Each MBA student completes six core modules and one elective modules and a business project.
Core Modules - Our core modules will equip you with a thorough knowledge of the key business and management issues needed in modern business. The core modules are: -Crafting strategy, innovation and enterprise -Leading complex businesses -Focusing on customers and positioning products -Measuring and enhancing financial performance -Designing and managing operations, systems and processes -Managing a socially responsible organisation
Elective Modules -Strategic Human Resource Management in a Global Context -E-Business Strategy -Strategic Global Outsourcing -Technology-Led Service Strategies -International Business -International Finance -International Marketing Management -Risk Management -Advanced Strategy