University of Birmingham

Degree level: Postgraduate

Business Administration (Taught)

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Course summary

Providing a thorough grounding in functional issues in management, the Graduate Diploma in Business Administration is a qualification in its own right. It also empowers those who seek to gain entry to our MSc and MBA programmes. This programme provides a thorough grounding in functional issues in management and is a qualification in its own right. It also empowers those who seek to gain entry to our MSc and MBA programmes. We aim to introduce you to a wide range of management disciplines that develop your abilities to:

  • Synthesise diverse theoretical issues
  • Analyse complex business situations from theoretical and practical perspectives
  • Understand team dynamics
  • Build confidence in articulating and presenting solutions to a critical audience

Course details

Modules

Semester 1: financial accounting; quantitative management techniques; global business environment; cases in the global business environment; operations management; strategic purchasing and supply management. Semester 2: managerial accounting; marketing concepts; cases in marketing; business policy and entrepreneurship; organisational behaviour; financial analysis for managers.

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • Association of MBAs

Entry requirements

A degree or diploma from an approved university, or equivalent qualification. Post-graduation work experience is desirable but not mandatory. English language requirements: IELTS 6.0 (with no less than 5.5 in any band); TOEFL IBT 82 (19 in Reading, 19 in Listening, 21 in Speaking and 19 in Writing); Pearson Academic Test of English 51 (in all 4 skills).


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

For more detailed information on available funding and fees for postgraduate courses please visit: https://www.birmingham.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/taught/fees-funding

Sponsorship information

Scholarships may be available to home and international students.

Business Administration at University of Birmingham - UCAS