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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  • Oct 2016
  • EEA € 6,500 per year
  • International € 6,500 per year
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The educational content of the Master in Business Management offered by the ESERP Business School in Madrid is adapted to the requirements of the European Higher Education Area, offering 60 ECTS credits, thereby ensuring an ongoing effort to improve management skills, as well as to provide for the optimal development of such personal qualities as initiative, teamwork or critical thinking.

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Global Online MBA MBA Global Online MBA
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA £ 17,000 per year
  • International £ 17,000 per year
  • Not specified

The new Imperial Global 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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International Business M.Sc. International Business
  • Jan 2017
  • May 2017
  • Aug 2016
  • Sep 2016
  • Not specified
  • 30 months

Using an advanced online learning platform to present curriculum, the online Masters of Science (MSc) in International Business from the UK’s University of Birmingham prepares students early in their career with critical business skills and invaluable international perspective.

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MBA MBA MBA
  • Oct 2016
  • EEA € 27,000
  • International € 27,000
  • 15 months

The LUISS Business School MBA is the international 15-month programme that provides candidates with core knowledge of business management and entrepreneurial skills.

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Master of Business Administration MBA Master of Business Administration
  • Jan 2017
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA £ 23,500 per year
  • International £ 23,500 per year
  • 12 months

Our MBA is designed for professionals with at least three years’ work experience in a functional specialist or middle/senior management roles who aspire to senior executive or chief executive positions. Our students come from diverse professional backgrounds, and include accountants, lawyers, doctors, marketing managers, IT programmers and engineers. They all want to transform their careers and be at the forefront of business leadership.

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Global Executive MBA MBA Global Executive MBA
  • Any time
  • EEA € 25,000 per year
  • International € 25,000 per year
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Business Administration M.Sc. Business Administration
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA € 5,750 per year
  • International € 7,500 per year
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ISCTE Business School is committed to fully exploring the new frontiers of the Bologna Agreement by offering an international MSc in BA 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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Master of Public Administration Master Master of Public Administration
  • Jan 2017
  • Aug 2016
  • Not specified
  • 30 months

The online Masters in Public Administration (MPA) from the UK’s University of Birmingham prepares you with a practical understanding of public leadership that you can apply on a local, regional and global level.

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  • Not specified
  • 29 months

In today’s competitive global economy, those looking to establish a career at the highest level of business are increasingly expected to be complete all-rounders in their field, displaying a diverse range of practical skills in tandem with the ability to think analytically.

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Business and Management Postgrad.Dip. Business and Management
  • Jan 2017
  • May 2017
  • Aug 2016
  • Not specified
  • 16 months

The Postgraduate Diploma in Business and Management offers an advanced qualification that is designed to equip graduates with a thorough understanding of modern management concepts and techniques.

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Master of Business Administration MBA Master of Business Administration
  • Jan 2017
  • Aug 2016
  • Not specified
  • 30 months

An online MBA from the UK’s University of Birmingham is designed for business professionals with at least three years of experience who are ready to enhance their practical knowledge and take the next step in their careers. Offered through the Birmingham Business School, recognised for its triple accreditation with AACSB, AMBA, and EQUIS, this MBA pairs contemporary content with advanced online learning to provide both flexibility and critical business skills.

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  • Sep 2016
  • Not specified
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