Our 12-month MBA programme, which includes a Public Administration option, teaches you to think logically, laterally, and independently through a two-stage intense, immersive, and challenging curriculum. With the advantage of learning on the job, anytime and anywhere, you receive a cost advantage and the same degree as full-time university students. Public service managers are confronted with a growing rate of change, as well as challenges to deliver more with fewer resources, negotiate a complex policy environment, and improve performance while maintaining public service ideals. This MBA degree programme combined with the Public Administration add-on qualification is designed for professionals in public and non-profit organisations who provide comprehensive support. This MBA degree programme combined with the Public Administration add-on qualification will prepare you to meet these challenges.
An Undergraduate / Bachelor’s degree in related subject or UK level 6 diploma or an equivalent overseas qualification
Learner must be 18 years or older at the beginning of the course,
No formal qualification is required from mature learners (over 21 years) who have 2 Years of relevant work experience.
The qualification is offered in English.
This qualifications at RQF Level 7 represent practical knowledge, skills, capabilities and competences that are assessed in academic terms as being equivalent to:
The Assessment is done via submission of Assignments and a final Dissertation Research Project
There are no written exams
Hence the course is quite convenient for working professionals.
Credits earned at this stage – 120 credits (60 ECTS).
Delivered by the University / awarding body. On completion of the diploma in strategic management and leadership programme you progress / Top up with Degree through a UK University for progression to the MBA degree. The stage 2 is delivered via distance learning by faculties from the University / awarding body.
Credits earned at this stage – 60 credits (30 ECTS).
Successful completion of Stage 2 leads to award of Degree by the university.
You will also undertake a Public Administration specialisation along with your MBA course and would earn a Postgraduate Master’s Level 7 Diploma in Public Administration as well. This would be an additional 120 Credits (60 ECTS) for the specialisation course.