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Master of Business Administration

Institution
University of the West of Scotland · Business School
Qualifications
MBA

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Entry requirements

You will normally be expected to satisfy at least one of the following admission requirements:

  • Have a degree awarded by an appropriate institution
  • Have a postgraduate award (passed at an appropriate level)
  • Have an appropriate professional qualification such as those from ACCA or CIMA
  • Have passed a pre-Master's, or other foundation course
  • Be a mature student with relevant work or professional experience

You may also be considered with other academic, vocational or professional qualifications deemed equivalent.

Months of entry

January, May, September

Course content

Our internationally respected Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree reflects the evolving nature of business and the global challenges facing business leaders. Our MBA will develop your:

  • Strategic analytical skills
  • Business intuition
  • Enquiring and adaptive thinking

Essential core business knowledge and understanding is provided, alongside a strong emphasis on developing the applied managerial skills vital for effective business leaders.

The selection of option modules offers one of five specialist areas: finance, leadership, enterprise, health service management or risk management.

This MBA produces high calibre graduates who can effectively respond to unpredictable challenges in globally competitive business environments. It provides essential core business knowledge and understanding with a strong emphasis on developing the applied managerial skills vital for effective business leaders. Your communication, negotiation and facilitating skills will be nurtured and enhanced.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MBA
    part time
    24-60 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Student Enquiries Team
Email
uni-direct@uws.ac.uk