MBA – Master’s in Business Administration

Programme Aims and Objectives


During this course, students will be able to study basic principles of business processes and concepts. They will gain profound knowledge of management and administration procedures in order to successfully function in managerial positions.


The course will enable students to become efficiently equipped with all the necessary skills and knowledge in order to advance in international organizations and achieve positive results when operating in executive positions.

Aims of the Programme

The aims of the programme are the following:

  1. Develop the knowledge and skills necessary for successful strategic leadership performance, within the context of dynamic local and global challenges
  2. Enhance the ability to source, analyze and critically appraise alltypes of business data and practice
  3. Develop flexible strategies for satisfying diverse stakeholder and partner demands across the whole supply chain and other value adding systems

Objectives of the Programme

  1. Integrate cutting-edge strategic research and practice to achieve business transformation
  2. Engender a spirit of critical enquiry and environment that fosters life long learning and continuouspersonal and professional development
  3. Develop skills of entrepreneurial leadership such as creativity,innovation, collaboration, risktaking,etc.

Delivery Mode: Online and through Supported Open Learning


Foundation Courses

Course Code Course Title Credits
UU-Msc-IND100-ZM Induction Module 0.00
UU-FNT-203-ZM Introduction to Master Degree 0.00

Core requirements (required modules)

Course Code Course Title Credits
UU-MBA-712-ZM Theories of Management 25.00
UU-MBA-717-ZM Strategic Management 25.00
UU-MBA-710-ZM Financial Management for Managers 25.00
UU-MBA-714-ZM Business Function and Procedures 25.00
UU-MBA-718-ZM Strategic Leadership and Practice 25.00
UU-MBA-716-ZM Supply Chains and Logistics 25.00
UU-MBA-713-ZM Professional Development 25.00
UU-MBA-715-ZM Research Management 25.00
UU-MBA-711-ZM Dissertation 40.00
MBA – Master’s in Business Administration
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