Masters of Business Administration MBA

The Masters of Business Administration (MBA) offers participants with aspirations of a career in business management the opportunity to gain a practitioner-focused MBA, laying the foundations for a critically aware and holistic understanding and experience of business management.

Location
York St John University
Course fees
2019 - 20 Full-time Home & EU students: £12,000, International (non EU) students: £15,000 per annum
Duration
Full-time & Part-time options available
Start date
January 2019 | September 2019
School
York Business School

Course overview

While studying the MBA at York Business School you will be exposed to contemporary thinking in business management and business research. This will be through a series of experiences supported by academic staff who are research active in the field of business management, complemented by a guest speaker programme of business experts and researchers. This programme will give you the opportunity to engage in a live business project, through which you will have the opportunity to gain professional body accreditation by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI).

The York St John MBA aims to recruit a diverse range of students who share a passion for Business Management. As a student on this programme you will be studying alongside others who wish to move into or further develop their careers in Business Management, from both EU/UK and other countries around the world

Course structure

The programme aims to:

  • Develop you as a potential manager and leader.
  • Help you develop a sound understanding of the skills necessary to undertake a role in any organisation.
  • Reflect the aspirations in the development of responsible and ethical managers.
  • Support the development in the skills of leadership in order to operate effectively and competently in an international context.

 

Full-time route

Modules include:

  • Introduction to Research in Contemporary Business Issues
  • Applied Research in Contemporary Business Issues
  • Business and Sustainability
  • Managing Business Finance
  • People Management
  • Planning and Organising the Business Project
  • International Business Strategy
  • Strategic Marketing Planning
  • Leading and Managing the Business Project
  • Research Investigation (45 credits)

All modules are worth 15 credits unless otherwise stated.

 

Programme specification

Further information on this course is available in the programme specification. Please note that the programme specification relates to course content that is currently being studied by students at the University. For new programmes, the programme specification will be made available online prior to the start of the course.

Disability Advice

York St John University works hard to create an inclusive environment for all our students. We offer a range of disability advice services to assist students throughout their studies.

Entry requirements

UK/EU Students

UK/EU students require a first degree achieved at Class 2:2 or above from an approved University or Institution or possess an equivalent qualification.

International Students

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.

Part-time

For part-time applicants who are in employment, careful counselling will be given so that they understand that this is a pre-experience programme.

Terms and conditions

Our terms and conditions, policies and procedures contain important information about studying at York St John University. These can be accessed through our Admissions webpages.

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

UK & EU 2019 / 20

The tuition fee for 2019 entry to this postgraduate course is £12,000 for full-time UK/EU, Jersey, Guernsey and Isle of Man students.

Part-time students will be charged per module of their study pro-rata based on the full time price of £12,000.

Postgraduate Loan: A new Postgraduate Loan is now available to help you pay for your Master’s course for students commencing in the 2019/20 academic year. Find out more about the postgraduate loan.

Overseas 2019 / 20

The tuition fee for 2019 entry to this postgraduate course is £15,000 for international students.

Due to immigration laws, International Students on a Tier 4 visa must be studying full-time. For more information about Visa requirements and Short-term study visas, please visit the International Visa and Immigration webpages.

International Fees & Funding

How to Apply

You can apply directly to the course via our Apply Now links. Please select the variant of the course that you intend to undertake (e.g. full-time or part-time) as the link will take you to a customised form for the specific course. You will need to create a login and password and complete the online form. Please contact two referees in advance of submitting your application as an automated request will go out as soon as you submit, and your application will not be reviewed until both references are in place.

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