Master of Arts / Master of Business Administration International Business

ERC Institute

Program Description

Master of Arts / Master of Business Administration International Business

ERC Institute

Introduction

The University of Greenwich MBA is an internationally recognised Master’s degree in business administration and management. It prepares managers for organisation-wide leadership and decision making by examining each of the functions of business in turn. Building on this broad foundation, the MBA focuses on the integrative disciplines of business strategy and the management of change, leading to a real-world consultancy project and an individual piece of business research, submitted as a dissertation. The programme approaches leadership thematically from the starting points of creativity, practicality and social resourcefulness, and focuses strongly on the personal development of participants, including career management.

The MBA International Business programme explores the complexity and diversity of business in an increasingly interconnected world and is designed to reflect the increased emphasis on the multidisciplinary and international perspective arising from today’s market developments as well as an employers’ expectation to integrate the theoretical knowledge and applied skills in training modern working force.

The programme will help students develop skills in assessing the global environment for business, identifying new international business opportunities and analysing international markets and industries. A particular feature of the programme is commercial relevance and employability, designed to enhance knowledge and skills particularly sought by employers.

The University of Greenwich, UK

The University of Greenwich has provided career-orientated programmes for over 100 years. Students enrolled in this programme will discover innovative ways to learn as traditional teaching is supported by online resources, within the virtual learning environment and this is also supplemented by business simulation exercises and practical games. The University’s programmes are constantly revised to reflect current business priorities and demands of employers through business forums with local business leaders. This ensures students are trained in relevant business application

ERCI runs its classes on a lecture-tutorial system. The average teacher-student ratio for lectures and tutorials are as follows:

  • Lectures – 150 Students to 1 Lecturer
  • Tutorials – 35 Students to 1 Tutor

Course Delivery and Duration

Students undertaking the MBA International Business programme will be expected to complete 9 modules of academic study (including a 10,000 word Masters thesis), as part of the academic and professional requirements of this course.

This programme is available in full and part time modes, and will take 18 months to complete. Students will attend 3 semesters of academic study, and are expected to complete between 45 credits to 60 credits each semester. Full-time students will attend classes 5 days a week on weekdays, while part-time students will attend classes 3-4 times a week on weekdays.

Course Availability

Intakes for the MBA International Business programme are available 3 times a year. All applications should be submitted to ERCI no later than 1 month before the commencement date.

Assessment Framework

Courses are assessed by a combination of coursework, practical assignments and examinations. Formative assessments will also be included, as well as self- and peer-assessment and a research project.

Remarks

Mature candidates above the age of 25 who wish to apply for direct entry into the UOG Master of Arts / Master of Business Administration International Business, who hold at least a Diploma and have a minimum of 5 years of managerial work experience, will be required to undergo an interview conducted by ERCI’s Chief Operating Officer / Academic Director to assess for suitability of entry into the said programme. Upon completion of the interview, a case will be presented to the UoG Programme Leader for assessment.

Graduation Requirements

Students must successfully complete, or be credited with, at least 180 credits, of which at least 150 must be at a postgraduate level, within the stipulated period of study as set by the University.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated March 4, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
May 2017
Oct. 17, 2016
Duration
Duration
18 months
Part time
Full time
Price
Price
22,100 SGD
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Deadline
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The next intake will be in October 2016
Start date May 2017
Place
Singapore Singapore
Application deadline Request Info
The next intake will be in October 2016
End date Request Info
Duration 18 months
Price 22,100 SGD
SGD 23800 for Local Students
Start date Oct. 17, 2016
Place
Singapore Singapore
Application deadline Sept. 17, 2016
End date Request Info
Duration 18 months
Price 22,100 SGD
SGD 23800 for Local Students