Master of Business Administration - Communication and Public Relations, M.B.A.

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  • 18 months
  • Tuition
  • English (take IELTS)


In this programme, students will be able to explore the concepts and principles of management and also the roles of communication and public relation in organization including strategies, skills and functions. Besides that, the students will also look into the historical development, theoretical aspects and practical applications of the managerial process in their respective departments. They will be exposed to the ethical dilemmas faced by managers and the social responsibilities of businesses, especially during the issue, risk and crisis management.

Today’s public relations professional plays an important role in helping organizations reach their overall goals and objective. This course aims to further educate individuals who have completed related degree programmes to incorporate principles of research in areas of communications and public relations that will help students to achieve professional results in aesthetic design and cultural arts. These can be incorporated into communication and public relations to reach a broader audience.

Career Opportunities

Graduates of this course will find opportunities as:

  • Marketing Directors
  • Advertising Agents
  • Public Affair Advisor
  • Managers
  • Public Relations Directors
  • Public Opinion Analysts

Programme Structure

Year 1

Semester 1

  • Management
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Marketing Management
  • Quantitative Methods for Business

Semester 2

  • Managerial Economics
  • Organizational Behaviour
  • Financial Management
  • Research Methodology
  • Strategic Management

Year 2

Semester 3

  • Public Communication
  • Organizational Communication
  • Practical Applications in Public Relations
  • Public Relation
  • Dissertation

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 18 months
  • Study intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score: 6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score: 500

    The TOEFL – or Test OF English as a Foreign Language – offers a paper-based test (PBT). The final, overall PBT score ranges between 310 and 677, and is based on an average taken from the three test components (listening, structure, and reading). The writing part of this test is scored separately on a scale of 0-6. Read more about TOEFL (PBT).

Academic Requirements

You need the following GMAT score:

Required score: 500

The GMAT is specifically designed for admission to business or management schools, and is meant to test how prepared you are for a business degree programme

A minimum of a second class lower Bachelor's Degree with honors from any recognised public / private universities by Government; OR
Any other recognised qualification equivalent to a Bachelor's Degree with a minimum of 5 years of working experience in the related industry.
Two letters of reference / recommendation provided by former or current employer or professor or Community Leader

    Work Experience

    At least 5 year(s) of work experience are required.

    Student Visa

    Students from United States of America need a visa in order to study in the United Kingdom.
    Read more about visa information and requirements for this country.

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