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Master of Business Administration (for the Cyber Security Management sector), M.B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #531 (QS) Online
As the threat of cyber security becomes a focus for companies all around the world, the MBA Master of Business Administration (for the Cyber Security Management sector) offered by the Coventry University is designed to help provide you with the skills needed to manage the challenges in the field of cyber security management.

Overview

The MBA Master of Business Administration (for the Cyber Security Management sector) offered by the Coventry University will enable you to gain knowledge of digital information security concepts and an understanding of how they are applied. You can benefit from a rich learning experience and detailed coverage of various digital security technologies.

This pathway includes two cyber security management specialist modules and your project will be in this field too. There will be no reference to cyber security management on your degree certificate, however your transcript will show all the modules you took and the grades you received.

Career prospects

During the course of your study, you should develop strong analytical skills, clear perspectives on strategy and strategic thinking, and highly effective communication and research skills. These are all in demand from employers in private, public, and third-sector organisations around the world.

Global information security workforce study has predicted there will be a global cyber security workforce shortage of 1.5 million by 2020. We will bring you the latest thinking and most up-to-date methods for protecting intellectual property, commercial secrets and critical business assets.

The global cohort of students on this course offers you the opportunity to explore the importance of culture-sensitive management and emerge as a well-rounded global leader, able to act and succeed anywhere in the world. By studying this MBA you can become part of a truly global network of business people who help and support each other throughout their studies and into professional life.

UK's Top Modern University

Are you looking to develop skills for your future career? Take the next step and choose to study at the UK's Top Modern University (Guardian University Guide 2019). Coventry University puts employability at the centre of all that we do and have great links with industry, helping thousands of students to find relevant work placements and internships.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Business Models and Processes
  • The Geopolitical, Economic and Legal Environment
  • Financial Analysis
  • Organisational Behaviour and Learning
  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • Leadership and Change Management
  • Strategy and Decision Making
  • Global Marketing
  • Digital Security Risk
  • Network Defence Management
  • The MBA Consultancy Project

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
    • Duration description

      2-5 years

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    600

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • An honours degree in any discipline, obtained from a recognised university/HE institution, or an equivalent qualification in a business related area.
  • Applicants will also need to have a minimum of two years post-degree full-time work experience in a management/administrative/ professional capacity.

Work Experience

At least 2 year(s) of work experience are required.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15900 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    15900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15900 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Funding

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