Executive Master of Business Administration (Top-Up) - MBA

    • Full or part time
      Full time & Online distance learning available
    • Course fees
    • Course Disciplines
      Management Studies Business & Management - Other Business
    • Course Start
      September, January
    • Course Duration
      Distance Learning: 1 year
    • MBA Program Type

    Course Description

    Our Executive MBA Top-Up course is designed to enable holders of the Diploma in Management Studies (DMS) (or equivalent UK and international qualifications) to gain an MBA qualification in just one year.

    This course is available via Distance Learning with a September and January intake.

    Distance Learning Applications

    Defence Applications

    Stratford Business School Applications

    Minerva Applications

    Highlights

    • Gain an MBA qualification in just one year
    • Balance study with your commitments at work and home
    • Enhance your employment opportunities

    Course Details

    You will take one module and submit the Business Research Report which will top up your Diploma to sufficient credits to be awarded an Executive MBA.

    • Critical issues in Business (10 Credits)
    • Business Research Project (50 Credits)

    Your teaching will be delivered online, where you will study carefully prepared material. Studying via distance learning online will enable you to balance study with your commitments at work and home, whilst enhancing your employment opportunities.

    You will be aided throughout the process by our supportive teaching staff that are professionally qualified and have industry and academic experience to share with you. You will be encouraged to engage with your fellow students and tutors online.

    Studying via distance learning will give you the flexibility to study at your convenience without the need to travel or physically attend classes. Please note that modules are delivered within trimester periods so you will need to complete them in specified times.

    Module information can be found on the Award Map.

    Enhanced Learning Credits Scheme

    The Executive Master of Business Administration Top Up is part of the Enhanced Learning Credits Scheme (ELCS). The ELCS is an opportunity for members of the Armed Forces to further or expand on their education. The scheme offers support financially in a maximum of three separate financial years for higher level learning of a nationally recognised qualification at a Level three or above.


    Visit the Executive Master of Business Administration (Top-Up) - MBA page on the University of Northampton web site for more details!

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    Entry Requirements

    If you hold any of the following qualifications you will be eligible for entry onto this course (subject to conditions below):

    a Diploma in Management Studies from a British University (120 credits at Level 7/PG)
    Edexcel Extended Diploma in Strategy Management (120 credits at Level 7/PG)
    Association of Business Executives (ABE) PG Diploma in Business Management (120 credits at Level 7/PG)
    NCC Education PG Diploma in Business Management (120 credits at Level 7/PG)
    Other Business Management qualifications of the same level also considered

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