Master of Business Administration (with Work Placement), M.B.A. | University of Northampton | Northampton, United Kingdom
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Master of Business Administration (with Work Placement)

24 months
Duration
17500 GBP/year
11800 GBP/year
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About

If you’re an ambitious and motivated student, then this Master of Business Administration (with Work Placement) from the University of Northampton could be the ideal postgraduate qualification for you. MBA courses are globally recognised and offer aspiring business professionals the opportunity to gain relevant business and management experience.

Overview

Course Details

Studying the Master of Business Administration (with Work Placement) from the University of Northampton will support your career progression by developing your critical thinking and research skills and enhancing your business knowledge and understanding.

You will learn to think laterally, challenge convention and offer informed solutions to business issues. You will gain valuable skills that will set you apart from colleagues, allowing you to progress to your full career potential.

This course is similar to the Master of Business Administration however, you can elect to participate in a Work Placement – completing the modules ‘Career Futures: Employability Skills’ and ‘Work-Based Project’. The year in industry will develop your real-world experience and you will undertake an applied research project that identifies and provides a response to an industry-specific problem.

Your placement will last between six and 12 months, must be appropriate to your level of study and should also be paid. We will support you in finding and securing a suitable placement opportunity, however it must be noted that placements are highly competitive and there is no guarantee of a placement offer being made by an employer.

Whilst on placement you will attend two full-day workshops held at the University, and complete a work-based project on the organisation in which you are working.

Career Opportunities

  • Unlike other postgraduate courses which provide in-depth specialisation in a particular field, an MBA is interdisciplinary. An MBA exposes you to all areas of business including accounting finance, marketing, and human resources.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Strategy and Decision Making
  • Practical Data Analysis for Business
  • Digital Business
  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • Economic Analysis and Value
  • Enterprise in the Circular Economy Value Chain

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • If you hold a first or second class honours degree from a British university or equivalent you will be eligible to apply for this course. 
  • Work experience is useful but is not an essential requirement, so long as you can demonstrate a clear passion and interest in business and/or enterprise.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17500 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • National

    11800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11800 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • Placement Fee: £1000

Living costs for Northampton

796 - 1510 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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