The Leicester MBA by distance learning provides you with the skills necessary to become an adept manager in today’s global business environment. It is AMBA accredited and provides you with first-rate academic standards. As well as the Leicester MBA, you will also be awarded a Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership from the Chartered Management Institute (CMI).
The degree covers a broad spectrum of business and management subjects, calling on a wide range of expertise. It allows you to concentrate on general management or to tailor the course to suit your individual career needs. Areas of specialism include marketing, finance and human resource management.
The course will equip you with a thorough understanding of current and emerging theories, techniques, and practices of business management. You will develop the skills to think creatively and strategically about a wide range of business issues alongside an awareness of cultural sensitivity and the ability to work in a cross-cultural, multinational, team-based environment. The course will allow you to integrate and apply the knowledge, approaches and methods that you have learnt to a variety of case studies and your own managerial and work experiences.
Our experience tells us that flexible learning within a supported structure is a winning combination and supports your achievement. We offer a three-stage distance learning MBA to ensure you gain your qualification in 24 months. The course gives you the option to fit your study around existing commitments and enhance your career prospects without having to leave employment.
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Course materials: take advantage of an engaging suite of e-learning materials, blending multimedia content with more traditional-style readings, all available online via our Virtual Learning Environment, Blackboard .
Visit the University of Leicester Website for the most up to date information on course structure including modules and MBA specialisms (https://le.ac.uk/courses/the-leicester-mba-dl).
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2-4 years by distance learning
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If your first language is not English you must satisfy the University's English language requirements (IELTS 6.5 or equivalent).
At least 3 year(s) of work experience are required.
Fees listed are for the entire course: June 2016:
Discounted fee for students studying in eligible countries: £11,680;
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