Why study the MBA: Finance?
This course will develop your potential for
progression to a management role with a Master's level
understanding of the importance of finance in the area of business
management. It uniquely offers a practically based management
finance course at Master's level.
The course will also provide a strong foundation
base for those who choose to continue on a professional development
route and progress to professional accreditation in either finance
You will use you finance knowledge within
the MBA project teams, working with external companies. This
enables a practical application of finance skills within a business
management environment in substantial projects which are
developed and managed over two terms.
Other modules give a broad over view of business
management and include subjects such as Strategic Human Resource
Management and specialist modules that will draw on general
business principles through the lens of International corporate
governance, advanced accounting and financial control.
What qualifications do I need to apply?
Candidates for entry to the MBA programme must
I. UK/EU students will be able to enter the
programme directly in accordance with University entry requirements
for MA programmes (a first degree achieved at Class 2:2 or above
from an approved University or Institution) or
possess an equivalent qualification.
II. In addition to the qualifications above,
non-UK/EU students whose first language is not English will be
required to achieve IELTS 6 or above with no less than Band 6 in
writing skills, or equivalents accepted by the University.
Where applicants do not meet the stated entry
requirements above, the University APEL
policy may be utilised for entry to the programme where necessary
and appropriate. The programme may use this system to allow entry
for post-experience professional who are over 21 years and who have
been in management for at least 2 years. This is likely to involve
a submission of evidence of professional competence (an assignment
to the Head of Programme) and an interview as part of the
does it cost?
The fees are subject to review.
Please visit our
tuition fees webpage for up-to-date information
A 10% discount is applicable to all YSJU
Alumni undertaking PG level study
Discounts/Scholarships may be available for
international students. Please contact YSJ International for
further information: T: +44 1904 876884 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
How can I apply?
To submit your application, please use the
buttons below to apply via our online application
system. For help completing the online application, please
refer to our guide.
York St John Business School offers both
September and January entry points to all postgraduate Business
programmes - please select the programme with the start
date you wish to be considered for.
Please note that applications
are considered throughout the year but are only reviewed once they
are complete with both
How can I find out more?
For further information please contact Gill
Bishop E: email@example.com or