Aston University: Business Administration (MBA/MBA (Executive))

InstitutionAston University View institution profile
Department Aston Business School View department profile
Web http://www.aston.ac.uk/abspostgraduate/
Email abspgenquiry@aston.ac.uk
Telephone 0121 204 3200
Study type Taught

Summary

The Aston MBA is the next chapter in your career. Whether your ambition is to lead in international organisations or start something closer to home, the course will hone your strategic thinking and capabilities, preparing you for a career at the forefront of business.

The best leaders have mastered the art of decision making and action based on critical thinking. Your Aston MBA will teach you how to reflect on your own career, perceive emerging opportunities and develop a growth mindset. You will become enterprising in everything you do.

Over the course of the year, we develop your management skills and enhance your ability to lead and inspire. As a full-time MBA student, you will become part of a diverse community of business professionals who learn collaboratively, sharing your considerable work experience and diverse international perspectives to enrich the learning experience.

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Qualification MBA
Level RQF Level 7
Entry requirements

For direct enrolment onto the Aston MBA programme, you will need one of the following: A good UK honours degree, or; An equivalent overseas degree recognised by Aston University, or; A degree-level professional qualification. Plus: At least three years’ relevant post-graduation work experience by the time you start your programme; An official academic transcript of your grades (in English). Two references – preferably one from an academic referee, the other from your current or previous employer (Two professional references may be accepted from applicants with substantial work experience).

Applicants with extensive work experience: We accept applications from candidates with extensive work experience who have not completed a graduate qualification.

We take a holistic approach in evaluating applications. If you would like to get a better idea before applying, you are welcome to contact one of our MBA advisers for an informal discussion.

The information contained on this website details the typical entry requirements for this course for the most commonly offered qualifications. Applicants with alternative qualifications may wish to enquire with the relevant admissions teams prior to application whether or not their qualifications are deemed acceptable. For less commonly encountered qualifications this will be judged on a case-by-case basis in consultation with the academic admissions tutor.

Assessment

Modules are assessed by individual assignments, written examinations are at the end of each term and there is group work where you will have the opportunity to analyse complicated business problems.

The course concludes with a major business project that allows you to put your new knowledge into practice. This can be approached in a number of ways including a live consultancy project with a business, a themed research project, producing a business plan for a start-up or writing a report about a company you are working or interning at.

Location Main Site
Aston Triangle
Birmingham
B4 7ET

Fees

International 25850 GBP for Whole course
EU 25850 GBP for Whole course
England 25850 GBP for Whole course
Scotland 25850 GBP for Whole course
Wales 25850 GBP for Whole course
Northern Ireland 25850 GBP for Whole course

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