About the course
The AMBA Accredited Hertfordshire Executive MBA is a distinctive part-time course that has been commended for its critical, reflective and integrative approach to leadership, entrepreneurship and enterprise skills development. This Executive MBA is suitable if you are:
- an experienced professional seeking a fresh challenge and new direction in your career or a business leader taking your enterprise to the next level
- seeking to develop corporate entrepreneurship skills and a mentality that is driven by risk-taking and growth orientation
The AMBA Accredited Hertfordshire Executive MBA is applauded for the high calibre of staff teaching and the way in which cutting edge research and live consultancy inform the curriculum. As a student on the Hertfordshire Executive MBA you will be richly informed by research and latest practice across the management disciplines.
In addition, the course is enlivened by theoretical insights and the experiential learning that characterises much of the learning on the course. These insights and learning are delivered by guest lectures who are business practitioners as well as the popular MBA Masterclass series that includes presentations and discussions from notable academics, business leaders and dignitaries.
The Hertfordshire Executive MBA is taught over 10 weekends (Friday to Sunday) between September and May each year. If you enrol in September 2015 you can expect to complete your studies in April 2018. There are normally 25 participants per class to ensure a highly interactive and engaging study experience.
See the website http://www.herts.ac.uk/courses/master-of-business-administration2
Professional MBA Scholarship
Our Professional MBA Scholarship offers you a 40% reduction in your tuition fees. To apply for the scholarship you need to demonstrate how you have benefited your organisation over the past 5 years, showed critical thinking and strong leadership skills and overcame specific business challenges. You you will also need explain why this is the appropriate stage in your career to apply for the MBA.
Please note that if you apply and receive the Professional MBA Scholarship you will not eligible for any other University scholarships.
Why choose this course?
The Hertfordshire Executive MBA is a distinctive course that will expand your mind and your network. The course offers you:
- A distinctive integrative approach to leadership and enterprise skills development
- Cutting edge research, industry practice and live consultancy
- The opportunity to become an enterprising and reflective leader
- The ability to gain corporate entrepreneurship skills and a mind-set driven by risk-taking and growth orientation
This course is designed to prepare and develop those looking for roles within senior management teams. You will learn the key skills and knowledge required to become an efficient manager.
Our teaching and learning methods enable the development and sharing of skills and knowledge and are built on an expectation of active involvement in the programme.
A participative style is used throughout to enable students to learn from each other as well as from teaching staff. Experiential learning is central to our teaching philosophy.
There is a considerable emphasis on the utilisation of theory and knowledge to make sense of your own and fellow participants' experiences at work. Case study material is widely used alongside case histories developed by fellow participants.
To ensure you gain real world business insights, we combine group based learning with practical applications. The Collective Enterprise module and your Applied Individual Project enable you to work with industry leaders to help provide solutions to their current business challenges.
Find out how to apply here http://www.herts.ac.uk/courses/master-of-business-administration2#how-to-apply
Find information on Scholarships here http://www.herts.ac.uk/apply/fees-and-funding/scholarships/postgraduate
An honours degree (at least 2:2 or above), or higher degree, or a professional qualification of equivalent standard, in any discipline. Plus a minimum of five years' work experience including some exposure to resource management. All students from non-majority English speaking countries require proof of English language proficiency. The following qualifications and grades will be considered: GCSE English language grade A-C, IELTS 6.5 (with no less than 5.5 in any band)