University of Sussex
This course provides a broad, analytical and integrated study of business and management across the components of organisations (people, finance and operations) and their internal and external environments and relationships. It focuses on the application of acquired knowledge and skills to practical and strategic challenges within the management of public- and private-sector organisations. Year 1 is concerned with these major areas and the wider economic and cultural environments of global business and the management of innovation. Year 2 focuses on the management of operations, organisation of marketing, 1 elective module of choice, and MBA Final Project which is a management project, based on an issue of direct relevance to the students' own organisation.
You will have at least 3 years management experience in a professional work environment, and will normally hold a 1st or 2nd undergraduate Honours Degree or equivalent professional qualification. Applications for the MBA are submitted direct to the School of Business, Management and Economics using the MBA online application form.
Year 1: counting and financial management; economic, social, political and cultural environment (understanding business environments); innovation and entrepreneurship; strategy and leadership; managing people and organisations. Year 2: managing operations and quality; marketing management. An optional module, options include: negotiations management; strategic information systems management; management accounting in action; supply chain management; project management; the MBA directed study module. ; the MBA final project.
Assessment includes formal examinations/class tests, individual written work (for example an essay, assignment report or case analysis) and group work including written reports and/or presentations.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MBA (International)||Part-time||-||3 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Sussex House||Brighton||BN1 9RH||South East|