The Salford MBA (Master of Business Administration) is a fully AMBA accredited degree that concentrates on developing the skills required to operate at senior levels within an organisation.
• Fully-accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA)
• Available with unique pathways in Digital Business and Sports Business
• Three entry points – September, January and June – allow you more choice for when to start your MBA
Visit the website: http://www.salford.ac.uk/pgt-courses/the-salford-mba-part-time-executive
Graduates of any discipline with three or more years work experience bearing a significant level of responsibility at a supervisory level.
Our MBA programme is available via three distinct learning pathways; The Salford MBA, MBA: Digital Business and MBA: Sports Business. Each pathway has been formulated in partnership with our leading research centres to impart the latest in academic theory and professional practice.
The course comprises of four blocks of two day intensive study periods, followed by independent study and online support through the University's virtual learning environment, Blackboard.
Each module is taken and assessed over a six week block. In the final semester, you will act as a consultant to an external organisation, providing advice and solutions for a real business problem.
The first six weeks are taught through block delivery to give you a solid foundation in the project, and the final six weeks are supervised on the business related project. Teaching is delivered through a combination of lectures, seminars and tutorials, and employs a range of learning activities. The course includes a one week study trip to a European or international business school to develop your awareness of national and international business.
• Economics with Financial Management (30 credits)
• Marketing with Operations Management (30 cresits)
• Organisational Behaviour and Change (30 credits)
Over the duration of your course a range of assessment techniques will be used. Types of assessment include: essays, assignments, exams, multiple-choice tests, online tests, group reports and portfolio work.
Graduates of the MBA can expect to build successful careers in many industries both private and public sector. An AMBA Accredited MBA is the best in the world and internationally recognized as a course that produces high calibre management graduates.
Many of our graduates quickly find new opportunity’s to develop their own successful business.
How to apply: http://www.salford.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/applying
Normally minimum 2:2 honours degree or equivalent in a business related subject. Candidates must have a minimum of three years full-time post study work experience with evidence of managerial responsibility. A wide range of professional qualifications are also considered for partial fulfilment of entry criteria.