Master of Business Administration Top-Up MBA

Attendance
Duration
Location
Start Date
Duration
1 Year
Location
Waterside
Start Date
September

Overview Updated 26/09/2018

Our MBA programmes are carefully designed to provide you with in-depth knowledge of all critical business areas and functions. The Master of Business Administration is a globally recognised postgraduate qualification aimed at ambitious, motivated graduates.

Course

Highlights

  • Top up your qualification to a complete MBA.

Additional

Information

MBA business trip

The MBA business trip is an opportunity to visit a location outside of the UK to explore and evaluate business and management issues. In the past our students have visited Brussels, Dubai and Greece on a three day trip with the MBA cohort and tutors. There may also be an opportunity to meet and network with other MBA students and staff from our partners around the world.*

*The MBA Business trip will cost approximately an additional £500 including flights, hotel and an MBA networking event.

Course Details

The course is designed to enhance the knowledge and skills that you will have gained through your previous postgraduate business or management study.

The MBA Top-up enables you to consider issues in a wide organisational context or in a total business context. Through studying the MBA Top-up you will enhance your skills in analysing business and organisational problems.

Read more…

Careers

Career Opportunities

Your management competences will be significantly improved through studying the MBA Top-up, which will allow you to progress into management roles in a variety of organisations as well as enhancing your future career options. The knowledge of business theories and techniques of management will also increase your confidence in dealing with other management professionals, giving you a solid grounding for high-level management positions within organisations.

Contacts

Course enquiries
study@northampton.ac.uk

Application status enquiries
admissions2019@northampton.ac.uk

Current student enquiries
SID@northampton.ac.uk

International student enquiries
international@northampton.ac.uk

Enquire online
Online enquiry form

Applying for 2019
Facebook Applicant Group

Office hours:
Mon – Thu: 9am – 5pm
Fri: 9am – 4.30pm

Phone Call

0300 303 2772
+44 (0)1604 892134
+44 (0)1604 892546

 

Entry Requirements

If you are interested in applying for the MBA Top-up you will need to hold one of the following qualifications (or equivalent qualifications):

  • 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)
  • ATHE Diploma in Strategic Management (120 credits at Level 7/PG)

For more information on how to apply for this course, please visit our How to Apply page

Course Content

  • 4 Critical Issues in Business (10 Credits)
    Module code: STRM042
    Core Module Y
  • Business Research Project (30 Credits)
    Module code: STRM059
    Core Module Y
  • International Business Negotiation (20 Credits)
    Module code: STRM060
    Core Module Y
  • The Entrepreneurship Report (20 Credits)
    Module code: MKTM033
    Core Module Y

Facilities &

Special Features

The MBA business trip is an opportunity to visit a location outside of the UK to explore and evaluate business and management issues. In the past our students have visited Brussels, Dubai and Greece on a three day trip with the MBA cohort and tutors. There may also be an opportunity to meet and network with other MBA students and staff from our partners around the world.*

*The MBA Business trip will cost approximately an additional £500 including flights, hotel and an MBA networking event.

Business and Enterprise

Opportunities Available

We are committed to supporting and encouraging business growth and we are involved in a variety of initiatives which seek to benefit the wider community as well as students and staff of the University.

Discover what businesses we work with and what opportunities may be available to you on our Business and Enterprise pages.

Research

at the University of Northampton

We are committed to delivering outstanding research that makes a difference to society. Our Research Institutes and Centres work closely with external partner organisations, locally, nationally and internationally. We produce internationally renowned and relevant research and disseminate knowledge on an international scale.

Visit our Research Hub page for more information.

Fees & Funding

Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 18/19 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

Part Time: £3,450
Distance Learning: £3,450

If you are eligible for ELCAS funding please contact Finance on 01604 892236.

Scholarships

Dr Mike Daniel Research Degree Scholarship

The Dr Mike Daniel Research Degree Scholarship awards £500 to a postgraduate research degree student at the University of Northampton. Dr Mike Daniel was Pro…

EU and International Scholarships

TD Lewis Scholarship

The T D Lewis Scholarship provides both undergraduate and postgraduate students with financial awards of up to £1,500.  This scholarship is awarded on educational excellence…

The Chancellor's Fund

The Chancellor’s Fund is a bi-annual fund providing students with awards of between £100 and £1,000. You must be a current student to apply. The…

Part Time Study

Courses offered on a part time basis are an excellent way of gaining a qualification around a busy home life or job. The University of Northampton recognises that many of our students have family and work commitments and offer various courses on a part time study basis, working flexibly around your requirements.

A lot of our courses can be completed part-time, so you can fit your studies around your life. The majority of part-time and professional courses start in October. Please apply as soon as possible to ensure we have your details before your course starts.


*Course data provided by Unistats

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Updated 26/09/2018

  • Our MBA programmes are carefully designed to provide you with in-depth knowledge of all critical business areas and functions. The Master of Business Administration is a globally recognised postgraduate qualification aimed at ambitious, motivated graduates.

    Course

    Highlights

    • Top up your qualification to a complete MBA.
  • The course is designed to enhance the knowledge and skills that you will have gained through your previous postgraduate business or management study.

    The MBA Top-up enables you to consider issues in a wide organisational context or in a total business context. Through studying the MBA Top-up you will enhance your skills in analysing business and organisational problems.

    Read more…

    Additional

    Information

    MBA business trip

    The MBA business trip is an opportunity to visit a location outside of the UK to explore and evaluate business and management issues. In the past our students have visited Brussels, Dubai and Greece on a three day trip with the MBA cohort and tutors. There may also be an opportunity to meet and network with other MBA students and staff from our partners around the world.*

    *The MBA Business trip will cost approximately an additional £500 including flights, hotel and an MBA networking event.

    • Career Opportunities

      Your management competences will be significantly improved through studying the MBA Top-up, which will allow you to progress into management roles in a variety of organisations as well as enhancing your future career options. The knowledge of business theories and techniques of management will also increase your confidence in dealing with other management professionals, giving you a solid grounding for high-level management positions within organisations.

  • If you are interested in applying for the MBA Top-up you will need to hold one of the following qualifications (or equivalent qualifications):

    • 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)
    • ATHE Diploma in Strategic Management (120 credits at Level 7/PG)

    For more information on how to apply for this course, please visit our How to Apply page

    Contacts

    Course enquiries
    study@northampton.ac.uk

    Application status enquiries
    admissions2019@northampton.ac.uk

    Current student enquiries
    SID@northampton.ac.uk

    International student enquiries
    international@northampton.ac.uk

    Enquire online
    Online enquiry form

    Applying for 2019
    Facebook Applicant Group

    Office hours:
    Mon – Thu: 9am – 5pm
    Fri: 9am – 4.30pm

    Phone Call

    0300 303 2772

    +44 (0)1604 892134

    +44 (0)1604 892546

    • 4 Critical Issues in Business (10 Credits)
      Module code: STRM042
      Core Module Y
    • Business Research Project (30 Credits)
      Module code: STRM059
      Core Module Y
    • International Business Negotiation (20 Credits)
      Module code: STRM060
      Core Module Y
    • The Entrepreneurship Report (20 Credits)
      Module code: MKTM033
      Core Module Y
    • Opportunities Available

      We are committed to supporting and encouraging business growth and we are involved in a variety of initiatives which seek to benefit the wider community as well as students and staff of the University.

      Discover what businesses we work with and what opportunities may be available to you on our Business and Enterprise pages.

    • at the University of Northampton

      We are committed to delivering outstanding research that makes a difference to society. Our Research Institutes and Centres work closely with external partner organisations, locally, nationally and internationally. We produce internationally renowned and relevant research and disseminate knowledge on an international scale.

      Visit our Research Hub page for more information.

  • Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 18/19 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

    Part Time: £3,450
    Distance Learning: £3,450

    If you are eligible for ELCAS funding please contact Finance on 01604 892236.

    Scholarships

    Dr Mike Daniel Research Degree Scholarship

    The Dr Mike Daniel Research Degree Scholarship awards £500 to a postgraduate research degree student at the University of Northampton. Dr Mike Daniel was Pro…

    EU and International Scholarships

    TD Lewis Scholarship

    The T D Lewis Scholarship provides both undergraduate and postgraduate students with financial awards of up to £1,500.  This scholarship is awarded on educational excellence…

    The Chancellor's Fund

    The Chancellor’s Fund is a bi-annual fund providing students with awards of between £100 and £1,000. You must be a current student to apply. The…

  • Courses offered on a part time basis are an excellent way of gaining a qualification around a busy home life or job. The University of Northampton recognises that many of our students have family and work commitments and offer various courses on a part time study basis, working flexibly around your requirements.

    A lot of our courses can be completed part-time, so you can fit your studies around your life. The majority of part-time and professional courses start in October. Please apply as soon as possible to ensure we have your details before your course starts.

*Course data provided by Unistats

Waterside

Our brand new £330 million campus.

Now Open

Discover the campus

360° Tour