Executive Master of Business Administration - 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: 2 years
    • MBA Program Type

    Course Description

    The Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA) is a globally recognised postgraduate qualification for ambitious, motivated professionals. Studying an Executive MBA degree will support your career progression by developing your critical thinking and research skills and enhancing your business knowledge and understanding. The Executive MBA course will improve your management practice and will equip you with the essential leadership skills, confidence and competence to achieve your organisation’s objectives. This course is available as MBA Distance Learning with a September and January intake.

    Highlights

    With an Executive MBA, you can further enhance your employment opportunities, with a globally recognised postgraduate qualification. Additionally, MBA Distance Learning gives you the benefit of being able to balance study with your commitments at work and home. You can enjoy 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.

    Course Details

    While studying our Executive MBA course, 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.

    Your teaching will be delivered electronically, enabling 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.

    What is the difference between an MBA and an Executive MBA?

    While both EMBA and MBA degrees focus on business development, have rigorous curriculums and are globally recognised, the distinction between them comes in the course design.

    Executive MBA courses are a more ideal option for those already working in business positions, such as in executive, manager or consultant roles, and who wish to fit their study around their day job.

    Meanwhile, MBA programs are typically studied on a full-time basis and are suited to individuals with less managerial experience.

    Employability

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


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

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    Entry Requirements

    If you hold a first or second class honours degree from a British university, or equivalent qualification, and have a minimum of two years relevant management experience, you will be eligible to apply for this course.

    We will consider your application if you can prove any prior credit or experiential learning that is relevant to the course. As this postgraduate qualification will attract professional practitioners and managers, you may be admitted on the basis of an assessment of meaningful and measurable prior learning or professional experience.

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