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The MBA by distance learning with Middlesex University

The online distance learning MBA for future business leaders

Starts: 18th September 2017 | Application deadline: 18th August 2017

Distance Learning

The MBA that combines quality with flexibility for future maritime industry leaders – develop your ability to perform at the highest level of business management.

The programme curriculum has been painstakingly designed to equip current and future maritime leaders with the skills, knowledge and tools they need manage their business successfully.

The Vice Chancellor outlines the focus that Middlesex University has for global courses delivered on and off campus by distance learning.

Find out more about the MBA by downloading the prospectus and join a world leading international university based in London.

On successfully completing the degree you will achieve the following learning outcomes:

  • Enhance and extend previous experience in business and management
  • Develop the ability to apply existing and newly acquired knowledge and experience to complex business issues
  • Prepare for leadership and transformational roles in business
  • Develop strategic thinking and innovation skills
  • Encourage lifelong learning and personal development
  • Develop advanced knowledge of your organisation, its management and the environment in which it operates
  • Demonstrate a broad perspective on organisational management and its wider impact on society and the environment
  • Operate and manage in a global and multicultural environment
  • Acquire improved communication, writing and time management techniques
  • Develop interpersonal, networking, virtual teamwork and group management skills
  • Gain higher levels of self-confidence and awareness of unique strengths and abilities

General MBA
Starts: 18 September 2017
Application deadline: 18 August 2017
Delivery: Tutored distance learning
Duration: 24 Months
Fees: £11,995 / US$15,595 (VAT exempt). Discount for early applications.
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If you are a UK or EU national, or have UK ‘settled status’, have lived in the UK or the EU (or wider EEA) for the last 3 years, will be living in the UK on the first day of your course and haven’t been awarded a MSc, MA, MBA or PhD already, you may be eligible for a loan of up to £10,000 from the UK Government to study this course.

See fees page for more information.

Why study for the Middlesex MBA?

Ranked in the Top 100 in the world, the Middlesex MBA engages
students with current business theory, strategic leadership skills and practical industry knowledge. The Business Transformation Project allows in-depth research and analysis of an issue affecting your organisation, sector or industry, applying skills gained throughout the programme to deliver valuable results. This delivers a significant return on investment for you - and any sponsor.

Find out more about Middlesex University here.

The MBA can significantly advance your career by giving you:

  • The confidence to operate across all areas of your industry
  • Enhanced capabilities to lead, think and act more strategically
  • Awareness of personal strengths and opportunities for improvement
  • The ability to apply knowledge as you learn it in real time and the real world
  • An understanding of the challenges in other sectors, industries and locations
  • A demonstrable ability to meet the challenges of a senior management role
  • The academic skills and intellectual habits to continue personal development after completing the MBA
  • Networking and support opportunities through lifelong alumni membership

View the programme details now for more information.

The MBA can benefit your employer by:

  • Significantly enhancing your capabilities across a range of areas such as business management, people management, project management, strategic thinking, innovation and change
  • Improving your ability to operate at a more strategic level and contribute beyond your own functional specialism
  • Providing an opportunity for a cost-effective management development programme
  • Allowing the flexibility to study and participate without absence from the workplace
  • Presenting the opportunity to gain value for your organisation through your Business Transformation Project, providing significant research into a relevant business issue

View the course prospectus now for more information.

Why study by distance learning?

Balancing professional, study, family and other commitments can be a struggle, particularly in times of high pressure. Our MBA is delivered solely by distance learning and online, offering you the opportunity to learn from wherever you are in the world to the same curriculum as the traditional full-time classroom approach.

Learn more about the benefits of distance learning here.

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This is a Middlesex University programme and qualification, with enrolment administered by IBC Academy, and delivered, assessed quality assured and awarded by Middlesex University.

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