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

University of Hertfordshire
Tel:+44 (0)1707 284000
Email:business.school@herts.ac.uk
Course Fees
For fees details please see here
Contact Name
Admissions Office
Tel
+44 (0) 1707 284800
Master of Business Administration MBA

Study Details

MBA Part Time, 3 Years

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.

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

Module details

Year 1

Core Modules

  • Managing Financial Value Drivers
  • Strategic Management Perspectives

Entry Requirements

Please note that the Hertfordshire Executive MBA is available for UK/EU citizens and those who have a relevant leave to remain status in the UK.

The normal entry requirements for the programme are:

  • an honours degree of at least 2:2 classification, in a business or non business-related discipline, from a UK University; or
  • the equivalent of the above from a recognised University overseas; or
  • a degree equivalent professional qualification; or
  • a postgraduate qualification from a UK university or its equivalent from a recognised overseas University.

and

  • typically 5 years of relevant full-time work experience. Those with less than 5 years full-time work experience will be considered on an individual basis taking into consideration their business exposure, leadership skills and professional achievements over the last 3 years.
  • Appropriate managerial work experience will demonstrate identifiable responsibility, such as the supervision/direction of the work of other employees and/or budgetary control.

Programme Funding

Professional MBA Scholarship

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.

Student Destinations

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.