York Saint John University

York St John University

Business Administration

This course aims to develop a broad understanding of a range of business functions and how these operate at operational and strategic levels. There is a strong emphasis on the application of theoretical knowledge to the workplace through the use of case studies and on the development of applied leadership and management skills through engagement with 'live' projects. These projects enable students to work with both local and international businesses and last throughout the year of the programme, culminating in the dissertation.

Entry requirements

Candidates for entry to the MBA programme must normally possess: UK/EU students will be able to enter the programme directly in accordance with University entry requirements for MBA programmes (a 1st degree achieved at Class 2.2 or above from an approved university or institution) or possess an equivalent qualification. Additionally, to the qualifications above, non-UK/EU students whose 1st language is not English, will be required to achieve IELTS 6.0 or above, with no less than Band 6 in Writing Skills, or an equivalent qualification accepted by the University. Part-time applicants who are in employment, careful counselling will be given so that they understand that this is a pre-experience programme. Applicants without traditional entry requirements are encouraged to apply.

Course modules

Core modules include: environmentally sustainable business; managing business finance; human resource management; leadership and management skills; international business strategy; advanced leadership and management skills. Optional modules: Managing operations and information systems: international trade and globalization; managing corporate reputation; global marketing leadership; managing innovation and creative people; design in business.

Assessment methods

A range of assessment types are used. These normally include portfolio work, presentations, written assignments, case study reports, examinations and dissertation projects.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MBA Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MBA Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MBA Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,800 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MBA Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MBA Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MBA Part-time September 2016 GBP 722 per Credit (International) 2 years
MBA Full-time January 2017 GBP 10,800 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MBA Full-time January 2017 GBP 13,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MBA Full-time January 2017 GBP 10,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MBA Full-time January 2017 GBP 10,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MBA Full-time January 2017 GBP 10,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MBA Part-time January 2017 GBP 722 per Credit (International) 2 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,700 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,700 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,700 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,700 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 317 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 317 per Credit (England) 2 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 556 per Credit (International) 2 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 317 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 317 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
PgCert Full-time January 2017 GBP 5,700 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgCert Full-time January 2017 GBP 5,700 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgCert Full-time January 2017 GBP 5,700 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgCert Full-time January 2017 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
PgCert Full-time January 2017 GBP 5,700 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgCert Part-time January 2017 GBP 317 per Credit (England) 2 years
PgCert Part-time January 2017 GBP 556 per Credit (International) 2 years
PgCert Part-time January 2017 GBP 317 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgCert Part-time January 2017 GBP 317 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
PgCert Part-time January 2017 GBP 317 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,700 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,700 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,700 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,700 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 317 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 317 per Credit (England) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 556 per Credit (International) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 317 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 317 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Full-time January 2017 GBP 5,700 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time January 2017 GBP 5,700 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Full-time January 2017 GBP 5,700 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgDip Full-time January 2017 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
PgDip Full-time January 2017 GBP 5,700 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgDip Part-time January 2017 GBP 317 per Credit (England) 2 years
PgDip Part-time January 2017 GBP 556 per Credit (International) 2 years
PgDip Part-time January 2017 GBP 317 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time January 2017 GBP 317 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time January 2017 GBP 317 per Credit (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
York St John University York YO31 7EX Yorkshire and the Humber

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