Master Business and Management - Máster en Administración de Empresas
This programme provides a thorough grounding in functional issues in management and is a qualification in its own right. It also empowers those who seek to gain entry to our MSc and MBA programmes. The student group consists of those studying the GDBA as a standalone qualification, as well as those undertaking both the first year of the MBA 24/21 month programmes, and the first year of the MSc 24 month programmes.
A degree or diploma from an approved university, or equivalent qualification. Post-graduation work experience is desirable but not mandatory.
For international students:
We accept a range of qualifications from different countries
English language requirements: IELTS 6.0 (with no less than 5.5 in any band); TOEFL IBT 82 (19 in Reading, 19 in Listening, 21 in Speaking and 19 in Writing); Pearson Academic Test of English 51 (in all four skills).
We employ many teaching and assessment methods on this programme that reflect the standards required by our MBA and MSc programmes. For international students, we offer continuing English language support to enhance your learning experience.
The programme offers 12 taught modules including:
Global Business and Business Policy
Students on this programme have gained employment in both private and public sector organisations, and it has launched many successful careers. It offers opportunities for higher study to those candidates whose experience, qualifications or language ability may be insufficient for direct entry to our Masters programmes.
Financial Accounting (10 credits)
Quantitative Management Techniques (10 credits)
The Global Business Environment (10 credits)
Cases in Global Business (10 credits)
Operations Management (DBA) (10 credits)
Strategic Purchasing and Supply Management (10 credits)
Managerial Accounting (10 credits)
Marketing Concepts (10 credits)
Cases in Marketing (10 credits)
Business Policy & Entrepreneurship (10 credits)
Organisation Behaviour (10 credits)
Financial Analysis for Managers (10 credits)
For those taking the Preliminary Year who have an appropriate grounding in Accounting and Economics, Semester 1 modules may not be required and entry permitted direct to Semester 2.
or many who join us, the Birmingham MBA is a major step towards developing an international or strategic focus within their careers. Some accelerate successful careers with existing employers. Others create potential for change. Major directions include jobs in banking, business analysis and development, management and strategy consulting, corporate finance and investment, human resource management and marketing.
Synthesise diverse theoretical issues
Analyse complex business situations from theoretical and practical perspectives
Understand team dynamics
Build confidence in articulating and presenting solutions to a critical audience