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Manchester Global MBA (Finance) (Accelerated)

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UCAS institution code
M20
Degree awarded
Master of Business Admin
Duration
24 Months. [Part-Time]
How to apply

There are two intakes per year for the Manchester Global MBA, commencing in January and July.

Application form can be downloaded at http://www.mbs.ac.uk/programmes/mba/what-next/global-app.aspx

To enroll we require four years work experience plus a recognised degree, or eight to ten years experience in lieu of a recognised degree.

Candidates will be required to take a MAT (Manchester Admissions Test).

The admission process can be lengthy, from completing your application to organising references. This can be further enhanced when seeking corporate sponsorship. Therefore please make sure you are giving yourself enough time to prepare your application.

Course description

Whether you are a manager looking to strengthen your finance skills, or a professional wanting to enter or progress in the finance sector, this learning pathway will broaden your knowledge of management practice and sharpen your understanding of 21st century global business.If you already hold professional finance qualifications such as ACA, ACCA, CIMA, ICA, CIPFA and ACIS, you can take an accelerated route, missing out three of the core finance modules and focusing on the general management disciplines that will really enhance your career.

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Contact details

Academic department
Manchester Business School
Contact name
Ekaterina Clarke
Telephone
+44(0) 161 306 3444
Email
Website
www.mbs.ac.uk

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Entry requirements

Alternative entry requirements

Non-standard educational routes

If you have followed a non-standard educational route and have been, for example, educated at home, your application will be considered against the standard entry criteria of the course to which you applied. You will be required to demonstrate that you meet the academic entry requirements as specified for the course. We will also require a reference which should be written by somebody who knows you well enough, in an official capacity, to write about you and your suitability for higher education. Please refer to UCAS for further information: UCAS reference guidelines

Academic entry qualification overview

There are two intakes per year for the Manchester Global MBA, commencing in January and July.

Application form can be downloaded at http://www.mbs.ac.uk/programmes/mba/what-next/global-app.aspx

To enroll we require four years work experience plus a recognised degree, or eight to ten years experience in lieu of a recognised degree.

Candidates will be required to take a MAT (Manchester Admissions Test).

The admission process can be lengthy, from completing your application to organising references. This can be further enhanced when seeking corporate sponsorship. Therefore please make sure you are giving yourself enough time to prepare your application.

English language

The Manchester Global MBA is taught and assessed entirely in English. With this in mind, all applicants must have a good level of written and spoken English.

IELTS and TOEFL may be requested, but not in all cases.

English language test validity

Some English language test results are only valid for two years. Your English language test report must be valid on the start date of the course.

How to apply

There are two intakes per year for the Manchester Global MBA, commencing in January and July.

Application form can be downloaded at http://www.mbs.ac.uk/programmes/mba/what-next/global-app.aspx

To enroll we require four years work experience plus a recognised degree, or eight to ten years experience in lieu of a recognised degree.

Candidates will be required to take a MAT (Manchester Admissions Test).

The admission process can be lengthy, from completing your application to organising references. This can be further enhanced when seeking corporate sponsorship. Therefore please make sure you are giving yourself enough time to prepare your application.

Re-applications

If you applied in the previous year and your application was not successful you may apply again. Your application will be considered against the standard course entry criteria for that year of entry. In your new application you should demonstrate how your application has improved. We may draw upon all information from your previous applications or any previous registrations at the University as a student when assessing your suitability for your chosen course.

Course description

Whether you are a manager looking to strengthen your finance skills, or a professional wanting to enter or progress in the finance sector, this learning pathway will broaden your knowledge of management practice and sharpen your understanding of 21st century global business.If you already hold professional finance qualifications such as ACA, ACCA, CIMA, ICA, CIPFA and ACIS, you can take an accelerated route, missing out three of the core finance modules and focusing on the general management disciplines that will really enhance your career.

Disability support

Practical support and advice for current students and applicants is available from the Disability Support Office. Email: disability@manchester.ac.uk

Career opportunities

Manchester Business School recognises the importance of career progression and aims to deliver a careers service that supports you to achieve your aspirations. Employers are interested in your background as well as what you might achieve on the MBA. It is the unique combination of both that will set you apart from other talent in the market.

There is every reason to get started with your career thinking from day one. The journey to success starts with who you are and what strengths, values and interests drive you. Reflecting on this self-evaluation is the very first step and certainly one we would recommend that you take early in your study time. No matter what your career ambitions, understanding more about who you are will help you to perform more successfully at work and beyond.

The Global Careers Service provides you with considerable online, face-to-face and personal support

Catering for the busy lifestyles of today's international executives, the Global Careers Service will be available both through our online student portal and face-to-face through our international executive centres. This blended approach allows students to access the Global Careers Service wherever they may be in the world.

Accrediting organisations

The Manchester Global is triple accredited by:-

AMBA

EQUIS

AACSB