The MBA (Graduate) is a full-time career development programme for those with little or no work experience. This course focuses on developing the leadership and management skills needed in today’s global economy. You will gain a critical knowledge of organisations and their management, and develop a creative and systematic approach to understanding business issues. You will also develop knowledge of how to improve business, leadership and management practice in your organisation, along with transferable skills that will help you work with self-direction and originality.
What you will learn
You will study a contemporary curriculum which focusses on the key functional areas such as leadership and management, human resource management (HRM), financial and strategic management and more. The aim is to develop your leadership and management competencies and prepare you for new areas of responsibility.
We use a wide range of teaching and learning methods including lectures, workshops, tutorials (group and individual) and guest speakers. The use of case studies, business games and the completion of a consultancy project will give you the opportunity to examine how business theories and concepts apply to real world leadership and management practice.
While studying the MBA you will develop the intellectual capabilities of research, critique, synthesis and innovation, culminating in your completion of the consultancy project. The academic and professional skills you gain will support your career development and help you succeed in further study.
The Masters Taught Excellence Scholarship can be awarded to full-time UK, EU, and International Masters students, irrespective of their financial means.In order to receive this Scholarship, applicants must have completed and submitted an application form which can be downloaded from http://www.bolton.ac.uk/pgfinance Please note that this Scholarship is only available to students undertaking their first Masters course.For more information about this scholarship please visit http://www.bolton.ac.uk/pgfinance or contact the Student Funding Advisor, Karen Bentley on 01204 903497
Value of Scholarship(s)
You must have been awarded a First-Class Honours Degree (or equivalent) from a UK or EU institution. You must be studying a full-time taught masters at the University of Bolton campus in Bolton. You must not be in receipt of any other offer, i.e. Alumni Discount or any other fee reduction. You must not be in receipt of any other kind of sponsorship towards your tuition fees, for example from an employer. The course of study must have commenced in September 2014 or later.
In order to receive the scholarship towards fees students must have completed the Masters Excellence Scholarship application form, which can be downloaded from http://www.bolton.ac.uk/pgfinance Please return the form with photocopies of your certificates to:Masters Excellence Scholarship Scheme, Student Centre, Chancellor's Mall, University of Bolton, Deane Road, Bolton. BL3 5ABTel: +44 (0)1204 903497 / +44 (0)1204 903499 Email: [email protected]