MBA with Specialism in Strategy
Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh Business School
Designed for individuals who are, or intend to become, senior managers holding substantive positions in organisations. You will cover the seven general MBA mandatory courses, which will arm you with a solid understanding of key business disciplines, such as economics, financial decision making, marketing, organisational behaviour, before completing four specialist optional courses, which include competitive strategy, corporate governance and strategic risk management.
it can take a student four years to complete a full MBA, but it can be completed faster or over a longer period. It is self-paced.
The programme comprises of seven mandatory courses, and four optional courses that focus on strategic planning techniques. Courses are assessed by a written examination and/or written coursework. Mandatory courses
- Delivering Successful Projects
- Developing and Executing Strategy
- Economics for Business
- Financial Decision Making
- Leadership, Theory and Practice
- People, Work and Organizations
- Strategic Marketing
- Corporate Governance
- Entrepreneurship and Creativity
- Entrepreneurial Venturing
- Making Strategies Work
- Mergers and Acquisitions
- Research Methods for Business and Management
- Strategic Risk Management
830 pounds per course 11 courses x 830 pounds= 9,130 pounds
NB: Payment is Pay as You Go (you pay on a module-by-module basis). This affords you flexibility around payment and helps you better plan your finances.
Typically you will hold a recognised first or second class honours degree, or equivalent professional qualification. Students whose native language is not English and who have not been educated previously in the English language must provide evidence of their English language proficiency. Alternatively, formal entry can still be gained by passing three MBA courses one of which must be a core course.
Students in Nigeria can also attend scheduled exam-intensive lectures and tutorials with EDC either in person in our Lagos center and Abuja center or online via Zoom ahead of each examination diet. The lecture timetable is released in advance of these sessions.
Most courses assessed by final examinations Exams come in multiple formats from one course to another Case studies/Essays/Scenarios/part pre-exam work/pitch. The full details of the exam format for each course are available on the respective course portals.
April, August, and December
Results are released six to eight weeks after the exam