• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration

Overview

This Master’s in Business Administration in Strategic Leadership  degree course at University of Portsmouth provides access to development opportunities at postgraduate level for senior managers and those aspiring to senior management in private, public and third sector organisations.

It allows you to develop your capabilities as a leader and manager, gives you the confidence to improve your performance and can transform your future by developing the skills to progress your career and increase your impact.

Many students who graduate from this course accelerate their careers and progress into senior management and leadership positions. Others choose new directions, including launching their own business ventures.

What you will experience?

  • Integrated management subjects – links theory and research to management practice
  • Applied project – delivers practical value for your own organisation or another as you analyse a particular challenge and opportunity and provide useful recommendations
  • Integrated strategy project – hones your analytical and research skills and brings together your knowledge and learning from various units
  • Guest lectures and business events sponsored by the Faculty of Business and Law – learn from industry experts while expanding your network

Career

MBA students review and refine their future career plans throughout the programme supported by course tutors, executive coaches and Career Services staff.

Some of the roles MBA graduates have taken on after completing the course include:

  • Chief Executive
  • Global Director
  • General Manager
  • Programme Manager
  • Business Consultant
  • Finance Director

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Strategic Management
  • Coaching for Leaders and Managers
  • Corporate Communications
  • Financial Management
  • Applied Learning Portfolio
  • Integrated Strategy Project
  • Innovation, Enterprise and Entrepreneurialism

Detailed Programme Facts

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  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

  • A second-class honours degree (or equivalent, including professional qualifications), not necessarily in a business related subject, plus at least 3 years of work experience at a professional or managerial level. Alternatively, applicants without formal qualifications, but with a minimum of 5 years of management experience, are welcome to apply. Applicants may be subject to interview and/or be asked to submit a portfolio in support of their application.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    7000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7000 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    5625 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5625 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Portsmouth

  • 710 - 1100 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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