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Master of Business Administration, M.B.A.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 13 months
    Duration
University rank #801 (WUR) Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Develop and master core competencies in support of your management and leadership ambitions. The Staffordshire University Master of Business Administration is designed to accelerate your professional and personal development and to contribute to the journey of being the best you can be.
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Overview

From risk management to leadership and performance, this Master of Business Administration course from Staffordshire University will help develop the core competencies required to succeed.

To reach your potential, we know you need to understand more than theory alone. That’s why we’ll challenge you to think on your feet, consider the challenge of different organisational contexts, and act as consultants to a real-life start-up business.

You’ll be taught by a team of senior academics and professional practitioners with years of experience. They’ll share insights into the industry to help you develop a problem and practice-based approach.

By the time you graduate, you’ll have grasped skills you need to succeed as a leader, senior manager or entrepreneur.

Careers

After completing the Staffordshire MBA, you’ll be equipped to take on a variety of management and leadership positions in a range of fields including:

  • Accounting and financial management 
  • Consultancy
  • Human resource management
  • Manufacturing
  • Marketing management

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Managing People and Organisations 
  • Strategic Marketing Management 
  • Risk Management 
  • Performing in Organisations 
  • Leadership and Strategic Management 
  • Project 
  • Financial Concepts and Practice 
  • Change Leadership 
  • Entrepreneurship

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:
    • The earlier you apply, the better.
  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 13 months
    • Duration description

      January start: 17 Months

    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 36 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    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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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: Lower Second Class

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Lower Second Class 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

  • This course has been developed for professionals from any discipline who are looking to advance in their current role or enhance their career to progress into senior management and leadership roles.
  • You will normally have achieved a first degree in any subject of a 2:2 and have one year suitable work experience, however we welcome applications from those with non-traditional entry requirements.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13416 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14535 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 13 months.
  • EU/EEA

    10152 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11000 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 13 months.
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  • Part time: £3,660 per year of study

Living costs for Stoke-on-Trent

  • 550 - 850 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

If you have previously completed an undergraduate degree with us, you may be entitled to a discount off your course fee for any subsequent postgraduate taught course.

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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