Masters | Postgraduate Course - Master of Business Administration MBA Course Details within University of Central Lancashire

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Master of Business Administration MBA

Study Details

MBA: 1 year full-time

The MBA at UCLan allows you to study for one of the most respected business management qualifications via an intensive 12 month postgraduate course at the School of Business.

The MBA course is specifically designed for those wishing either to establish or sustain a successful managerial or professional career in business. Those who have already worked for at least two years in a managerial, technical or professional role may also wish to enhance their career prospects through MBA study. This course allows you to take an optional professional placement in semester 3.

We also run the MBA with placement which allows students to undertake a placement as part of their studies.

Module details

Semester 1

  • Accounting and Finance
  • Leadership and Management
  • Marketing
  • Managing People
  • Fundamentals of Economics

Semester 2

  • Operations Management Strategy 
  • Strategy and International Management 
  • New Enterprise Venture Development 
  • Data Analytics 
  • Designing a Research Project 
  • Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice

Semester 3

  • MBA Dissertation 
  • Optional Module- Professional Placement

To gain the MBA with Professional Placement you will have to successfully complete a total of 12 modules (180 credits), including Dissertation and MD4054 (Professional Placement).

Entry Requirements

A recognised university undergraduate honours degree, with at least a Lower Second Class Classification, or a professional qualification deemed to be equivalent, a minimum of two years’ work experience is desirable, but not essential.