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Master of Business Administration (Top-Up) via Study Centres

University of Sunderland

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About

This Master of Business Administration (Top-Up) via Study Centres programme offered at the University of Sunderland will help you fast-track your career in business leadership. Demonstrate your value to employers. Qualify for senior roles with significant responsibility.

Overview

An MBA is an internationally respected business qualification. In one year you will develop a strategic understanding of all aspects of managing a successful business. You will study a broad range of topics, from global corporate strategy to international business environment.

The Master of Business Administration (Top-Up) via Study Centres programme offered at the University of Sunderland prepares you for senior roles that have major responsibility. Our aim is to accelerate your progress towards well-paid positions of leadership.

Why us?

'World-leading' research in Business, according to the Latest Research Excellence Framework (REF)

Employment

An MBA is a challenging qualification which requires significant dedication. Employers recognise its worth, and the value that an MBA-qualified business leader can bring to their organisation.

Sunderland MBA graduates now work in a number of roles, including a Financial Controller in the Gulf region, Operations Director in an oil company, General Manager in Eastern Europe, Division Chief in China, Business Development Manager for an automotive supplier, Vice President of a Canadian corporation.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Financial Management and Control 
  • Strategic Management in an International Context 
  • MBA Project

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Apply at least 6 months in advance .

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6

Other requirements

General requirements

Entry requirements

  • 2:2 classification from a bachelor's degree
  • You must have a minimum six months work experience and you should be able to demonstrate your ability to operate at a managerial level.
  • For candidates with over 5 years experience at a managerial level but without an undergraduate degree the programme leader will review applicants based upon their suitability for the course.
  • We also require three passes at GCSE grade C or above, which must include Mathematics and English Language, or an equivalent qualification, for example; a minimum of Level 2 Key Skills in Communication and Application of Number. 

Tuition Fee

Please contact the relevant study centre website for information about tuition fees and scholarship.

Funding

Government Grants:

  • The Government offers several grants that don’t need to be paid back to help with the costs of Higher Education.
  • Disabled Students Allowance.
  • Childcare Grant - Full-time students with children.
International Scholarship:
  • £1,500 tuition fee reduction (undergraduates) or £1,000 tuition fee reduction (postgraduates).
Off-Campus Scholarship:
  • £1,200 tuition fee reduction for each year of study - Students applying for full-time undergraduate programmes at partner colleges.
On-Campus Scholarship:
  • £2,450 fee reduction for students applying for On-Campus Extended programmes.
Excellence Scholarship:
  • £2,000 for full-time Home and EU undergraduates with ABB grades at A Level or equivalent.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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