Cardiff Metropolitan University

Cardiff Metropolitan University

Business Administration

The course draws students from the public and private sectors, from the UK and abroad; the programme is aimed at those who are looking to develop their careers and at high flyers that need an understanding of all the major functions of business; in addition to enhancing successful students' career prospects, the course aims to encourage independent and creative thinkers; all students complete 7 taught modules (5 compulsory core modules and 2 electives) together with a dissertation.

Entry requirements

Degree from a recognised university (minimum 2.2); minimum 5 years relevant management experience; professional or other qualification which is deemed as acceptable for admission.

Course modules

Modules include: strategic management; operations management; accounting for decision-makers; people and organisations; marketing; final module. Elective modules include: management of finance; capital markets and derivatives; principles of Islamic finance; Islamic investment banking; health informatics; managing people in a global context; developing people for leadership and management; buyer behaviour and relationship marketing; strategic global marketing; product development management; managing the product development process; project management theory and practice; delivering successful projects.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on a combination of examinations, assignments and the final dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MBA Full-time £ 9,000 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MBA Full-time £ 12,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Llandaff Campus Cardiff CF5 2YB Wales

Key information

Student Recruitment Team
Telephone number: 
029 2041 6044