• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
The Online MBA Media Leadership at Robert Kennedy College equips you with the knowledge and understanding required to analyse, direct and develop business operations in the modern media environment involving journalism, marketing and public relations.

About

It critically explores key issues and forces shaping the development of media in a global context, particularly convergence of activities, interactivity with audiences and entrepreneurship.

You can complete the online MBA in Media Leadership offered in exclusive partnership with the Robert Kennedy College at a pace, place and location which suits you, while continuing to work.

The MBA Media Leadership programme aims to develop an understanding and critical appreciation of the theories, tools and techniques of leadership and management that will enable graduates to more effectively participate in leading organisational change. In doing so, the programme seeks to improve the quality of management as a profession. In particular, the overarching purpose is, in the context of the specific award, to provide students with:

  • An advanced understanding of the management of organisations and the changing external context in which they operate;
  • Opportunities for the systematic development of the skills of objective analysis, evaluation, and presentation to enable students to develop confidence in effectively appraising and implementing management strategies;
  • An ability to apply knowledge and understanding of business and management to complex issues, both systematically and creatively, and to have a critical understanding of how business and management practice may be improved;
  • A stimulating academic environment which is based upon the values of academic openness and critical appraisal.

Accreditation

The University of Cumbria MBA programmes offered online in exclusive partnership with the Robert Kennedy College are Recognised Worldwide. Once you complete your studies at Robert Kennedy College, you will receive a degree from the University of Cumbria. The University of Cumbria received the University title, and degree awarding powers, from Her Majesty’s Most Honourable Privy Council.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Media, Business and Society
  • Marketing Management
  • Financial Management
  • Information Management
  • Corporate Strategy and Competitiveness

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date A student can apply at any time for this programme, there is no deadline. More details: Four terms per year (winter, spring, summer and autumn).
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 12 months
    • Duration description
      Minimum 12 months, maximum 5 years.
  • Credits
    180 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

The formal entry requirements are:

  • An honours degree at 2:2 or above.

  • At least 2 years’ relevant work experience.

  • English language at IELTS 6.5 (minimum of 5.5 in each component).

Applications are considered from candidates who do not meet the formal entry requirements but can provide evidence of equivalence.

Examples of equivalence are:

  • A wide range of professional qualifications and/or work experience.

  • Working or studying in English or an English-speaking environment.

Work Experience

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

At least 2 years’ relevant work experience.

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 Applies to you

    8807 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8807 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    8807 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8807 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
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10,000 CHF

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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