Business Administration (Taught) University of Bedfordshire
University of Bedfordshire

The Full Time MBA is a flagship generalist management qualification designed to meet the needs of early career individuals and is structured to support your aspirations for fast track career progression through the development of leadership and strategic management skills and a contemporary understanding of business.

This postgraduate degree aims to enhance your professional prospects by developing your capability to apply the latest thinking relating to organisational development and change in the competitive global context.

Successful completion of the MBA highlights your potential to have a real impact on the transformation of the organisation you join.

The course combines core MBA disciplines with innovative subject areas supported by the latest research in strategic management and leadership to develop business competence and strengthen confidence and credibility, providing you with the practical and theoretical capabilities to master the complexities of a competitive and changing business environment.

  • Qualification


  • Study mode


  • Location

    Luton Campus

  • Start date

    October 2017

  • Duration

    1 year

Course details


Core units:

Leading and Managing Organisational Resources
Strategy and the Global Competitive Environment
Management Practice
Theory into Practice Project
Route Option 1:

Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Project Management
Route Option 2:

Digital Marketing and Communications
Digital Technology Management
Route Option 3:

International and Comparative HRM
Business Economics

Assessment method

Assessments are rooted in real life and practical workplace scenarios to enable learning to be transferred to the workplace. Later assessments allow for greater integration and synthesis. Exams are kept to a minimum as the focus is on practical skills such as report writing, presentation and projects.

A range of assessment methods are used throughout the course for you to demonstrate your knowledge and skills, including:

Individual written reports that allow you to apply theory to case studies for in-depth analysis
Business Reports that allow you to demonstrate contextual insight and report professionally on practice
Project Plans that requires you to use your knowledge and skills of project management
Seminar Papers that allow progressive development of critical analysis skills
Project Reports that integrate learning throughout the course applied in practice
Business simulation where you demonstrate the impact of your strategic decision making

Professional bodies

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

  • Chartered Management Institute

Entry requirements

Applicants should have a good undergraduate degree at Honours level, or equivalent.

We also consider candidates with other relevant qualifications and individuals with appropriate work experience.
For international students English competence of IELTS 6.0 or equivalent is required.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £6,800 Year 1
EU £6,800 Year 1
International £12,000 Year 1
England £6,800 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6,800 Year 1
Scotland £6,800 Year 1
Wales £6,800 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.