Masters in Business Administration

Business administration deals with the performance or management of business operations in regards to making or implementing major decisions. The business administration discipline focuses on efficient methods on how to organize people and resources to drive activities towards set goals. Business administration combines knowledge and theories of finance/economics, human resource, marketing, information systems, accounting and law.

A Bachelor or Master degree in Business Administration (BBA or MBA) can help students obtain particular abilities, like: learning how to negotiate or approve contracts and agreements, analyse financial statements, make sales reports and analysing performance indicators. Graduates will know how to apply new technologies in the workplace and how to best manage an organisation or business. Problem-solving, theorizing and analytical thinking skills are much needed and favoured by employers in the field. In addition, BBAs encourage students to think about issues such as diversity, ethics, politics and other dynamics that play a role in every work environment. Many colleges, universities and business schools offer different specialisation areas, such as: operations management, human resources management and general management.

Some of the most common career options for graduates from business administration include: office manager, business owner, risk management consultant, financial planner, purchasing agent, research analyst, marketing representative, quality assurance specialist.

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Suggested Master's Programmes

Business Administration Business Administration, M.Sc.
  • Any time
  • EEA € 5,750 per year
  • International € 7,000 per year
  • 24 months

ISCTE Business School | University Institute of Lisbon is committed to fully exploring the new frontiers of the Bologna Agreement by offering an international MSc in Business Administration that can provide each student with an unforgettable learning experience and valuable tools for succeeding in the fascinating - and complex - business world of today.

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Business and Management Business and Management, M.Sc.
  • Sep 2017
  • International € 12,500 per year
  • 24 months

Our MSc in Business and Management gives you the essential capabilities and skills for managing and developing businesses and organisations in a market-oriented and sustainable manner. Equipped with the right tools and knowledge, you will be prepared to take on those challenges and make the most of them within your organisation. This programme is offered by Hanken School of Economics.

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Imperial Global Online MBA Imperial Global Online MBA, MBA
  • Jan 2017
  • EEA £ 34,000
  • International £ 34,000
  • Not specified

The new Imperial Global Online MBA combines first-rate teaching and research from a leading university with the latest online study tools to transform the MBA experience into a uniquely flexible, part-time format that places engagement and innovation at the forefront of your learning.

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Master of Business Administration Master of Business Administration, MBA
  • Jan 2017
  • May 2017
  • Aug 2017
  • Not specified
  • 30 months

The world’s first and only 100% online MBA to be accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA) combines quality with flexibility, to enhance your ability to perform at the highest level in global business management.

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Business Management Business Management, M.Sc.
  • Any time
  • EEA € 6,500 per year
  • International € 6,500 per year
  • 9 months

The Master of Science in Business and Strategic Management in Madrid from ESERP Business School will provide you with the training you need to work in the executive branch of a business.

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Master of Business Administration Master of Business Administration, MBA
  • Sep 2017
  • Not specified
  • Not specified

The Master of Business Administration program at Kimep University is dedicated to train leaders who can effectively manage and successfully transform organizations both in Kazakhstan and internationally and solve contemporary business problems in a dynamic and competitive global marketplace, in a socially responsible manner.

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International Business International Business, M.Sc.
  • Jan 2017
  • May 2017
  • Aug 2017
  • Not specified
  • 30 months

Empower yourself with the skills to address the challenges of international business and excel in your chosen career. Our Online MSc International Business from Birmingham Business School has been developed to prepare recent graduates (and those in the early stages of their careers) for the challenges of business by providing a host of practical skills to help them get ahead and stay ahead in today’s competitive business environment.

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Management Management, M.Sc.
  • Any time
  • EEA € 32,400
  • International € 37,000
  • 18 months

HEC Paris Master in Management is an elite program designed for world-class students from all backgrounds.

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Public Administration Public Administration, Master
  • Jan 2017
  • May 2017
  • Aug 2017
  • Not specified
  • 30 months

Expand your experience, advance your skillset and become a leader and a pioneer of public service at home or abroad. The Online Masters of Public Administration (MPA) is designed to offer busy public sector professionals the opportunity to progress their careers at national and international levels.

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Executive Executive, MBA
  • Apr 2017
  • Sep 2017
  • International € 55,200 per module
  • Not specified

The Executive MBA is a top-ranked program for experienced professionals seeking to advance their career development. This program allows participants to solidify their business acumen without setting aside their personal and professional commitments in a highly diverse environment, while building lasting relationships with a strong professional network around the world.

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Postgraduate in Advanced Business Management – International Management Postgraduate in Advanced Business Management – International Management, Master
  • Any time
  • EEA € 1,780
  • International € 1,780
  • 12 months

The Postgraduate in Advanced Business Management – International Management programme at UC Leuven-Limburg is set up for all bachelors (academic or professional) who are fascinated by international business, aspire to work in an international environment or are keen on managing a global team. No matter what your field of expertise is so far, when you have a bachelor’s degree, you can register for this programme.

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