Master of Business Administration, MBA (Assessed in English)

Glyndŵr University, United Kingdom


This degree is awarded by the Glyndŵr University, UK

Non-Local Higher and Professional Education (Regulation) Ordinance
Registration Number: 252455

Introduction

This Master of Business Administration (MBA) programme awarded by the Glyndŵr University is tailored for local corporations and professional organizations to meet the needs of their staff and members in continuing education and provide a pathway for them to pursue a higher degree, which in turn, enhances the academic standard and management competence of these organizations' workforce.

Objectives

This MBA programme covers the key management concepts of the 21st century including the management of people, leadership, operations and information, accounting and finance, marketing, strategy and managing organisational change and the global economy. The programme of study covers both the domestic and global business as needed to operate at higher management levels and composes of contextualised local elements. Programme is taught by the University approved experienced lecturers who have extensive teaching and practical experiences and posses doctoral or master degrees.

This programme aims at professionals who aspire to senior management and leadership positions. This course aims to provide students with the broad understanding required to be successful in cross-functional business environments and for augmenting their skills as needed to operate at higher management levels.

Glyndŵr University carries out the double marking and the external examiner monitoring systems for the propose of upholding the student learning quality assurance, and conducts periodically rigorous and detailed assessment and joint board meetings exchange best practice in teaching.

About Glyndŵr University, UK

Glyndŵr University (pronounced "glen-doo-er") in Wrexham was created out of the North East Wales Institute of Higher Education (NEWI) It can trace its origins back to 1887 with the formation of the Wrexham School of Science and Art. In 2004, NEWI became a full member of the University of Wales, having been an associate college since 1993.

The University ranks 64th in the UK and third in Wales, according to the 2015 Guardian University Guide.

The University's mission is to "work in partnership to inspire and educate our students and enable social and economic success". The University's belief that it can and will deliver an outstanding academic and personal experience for students has been at the heart of all its decisions.

This mission and vision both inform the University's strategic plan which is also influenced by the University's core values, which are:

  • Respect for the individual, for the expression of ideas and the pursuit of knowledge;
  • Educational, academic and professional integrity;
  • Care for students, colleagues and customers and the anticipation of their needs and requirements;
  • Organizational commitment to the pursuit of excellence and loyalty to the University as a community of learning.

Program Structure

The programme comprises two parts with a total of 6 taught modules in Part One and a module in Fundamentals of Research and Dissertation in Part Two. It is offered in a part-time face-to-face learning mode and can be completed in 18 months.

Part One (120 Credits)

A total of 6 taught modules, each contributes 20 credits. This part can be completed in 12 months.

Core Modules

  • Managing Resources in Business Context
  • Leadership & People Management
  • Achieving Corporate Success
  • Strategic Thinking & Effecting Change
  • Strategic Marketing
  • Globalisation and International Business

Part Two (60 Credits)

Students must complete Part One in order to progress to Part Two. They will attend the module Fundamentals of Research and submit a dissertation of 20,000 words under the guidance of the assigned supervisors. This part can be completed in 6 months.

Completion of the MBA Programme

MBA Degree Conferred by the Glyndŵr University, UK

Assessment

The taught modules will be assessed predominantly through individual or group assignments. However, several modules have an examination as part of the assessment procedure.

Admission Requirements

To be considered for admission to this programme, applicant must possess one of the following qualifications:

  • A bachelor's degree or postgraduate qualification; OR
  • A relevant professional qualification; OR
  • Mature students have 2 years or more managerial and professional experience.

* The admission decision is at the discretion of the University

English Requirements

To be considered for admission to the English Study, applicant must possess one of the following qualifications:

  • Grade D in the Use of English of HKAL Examination; OR
  • Level 4 or above in English language of HKDSE; OR
  • C or above in English Language (Syllabus B) in HKCEE; OR
  • B or above in English Language (Syllabus A) of HKCEE; OR
  • IELTS 6.5 or above; OR
  • Applicants whose past education within the previous 5 years has been conducted in English; OR
  • Applicants whose employment experience has been gained in an English speaking environment.

Applicant who cannot fulfil any one of the above English requirements can choose to study the degree programme in Chinese.

Application Period

The MBA programme will commence twice in a year in January and June and the deadline for applications are usually one month before commencement.


Language Medium

English

It  is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognise any qualification to which this course may lead.


Fee

HK$ 105,500 

Enquiries

Ms Vickie Li: 2774 8563
Email: vickieli@hkma.org.hk
Fax: 2365 1000

General Enquiry Hotline:
2774 8500 OR 2774 8501