Dubai, UAE (PRWEB) September 02, 2013
Stafford has introduced the MBA Plus, a globally acclaimed qualification in the Middle East, in collaboration with Northampton Business School (NBS). The programme represents excellent value for money combining management learning with additional recognition, qualification and activities.
The curriculum includes Critical Issues in Business, Managing Organisational Behaviour, Competitive Strategy and Innovation, Strategic Marketing, Managing Operations and Supply Chain, Financial Decision Making and Leadership in a Changing Concept, followed by the Business Research Project. Students are expected to engage with the course team throughout their studies.
Offered under the blended learning mode by Stafford, the programme combines face to face workshops and the use of facilitative technologies to encourage the understanding of the programme and enable students’ engagement with the staff. The programme is generally studied over 18 months up to a maximum of five years. After the completion of modules, students are further allowed some months to complete their business research project.
Students may exit the programme and obtain a Postgraduate Certificate on completion of 60 credits or a Postgraduate Diploma on completion of 120 credits. The programme has multiple assessments involving practical work, essays, case studies and reports. Applicants are expected to hold a first or second class honours degree and have a minimum of two years relevant management experience. Students without degree qualifications can be admitted if they produce evidence of at least five years experience of management.
The core programme of this distance learning MBA is supplemented by a series of added value elements which include NBS MBA Plus Annual Conference, NBS MBA Business Showcase, E-materials to support study, along with optional elements such as the NBS MBA European Business Event, Chartered Management Institute Membership, Chartered Institute of Marketing Introductory Certificate and Prince 2 Foundation and Practitioner Award. Visit their website for more information.
Stafford, founded by Professor Philip James Marsh in Dubai in 1993, provides online business management programmes in collaboration with esteemed British universities. For more details about the MBA in Abu Dhabi, Dubai or Rest of the Middle-East, students can contact one of their staff members at http://www.stafford.ae/online-mba/. Get more information about masters’ courses, the criminology degree, doctorates, diplomas and certificates here.
Stafford – Dubai
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