Master of Business Administration - Finance

(Awarded By York St John University)

School of Business

Awarding Institution

Course Objective

Key learning outcomes in the programme are:
 
  • Demonstrate in-depth, specialist knowledge and mastery of techniques relevant to the study of opportunities and challenges of business and management
  • Demonstrate an advanced and critical understanding of concepts, information and techniques informed by knowledge at the forefront of the study of contemporary business issues within the context of society
  • Demonstrate a systematic, integrated and critically aware understanding of business management, leadership, and team working
  • Critically reflect and evaluate management, leadership and team working skills and take a proactive, independent and self-reflective role in working and developing professional relationships with others
  • Formulate a critical awareness of current issues in business management informed by contemporary research and practice
  • Demonstrate a deep knowledge and critical understanding of organisations, context and response to changes in the global business environment
  • Extrapolate information critically and creatively utilising appropriate decision making techniques in order to extract meaning and understanding, solve problems, and identify and evaluate options in a world of uncertainty and imperfect information
  • Design, conduct, analyse and disseminate an extended independent piece of research or business-related project from inception to completion
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COURSE HIGHLIGHTS

The Future of Business

Acceleration of digitization and innovation.

Learn from Industry Practitioners

Gain professional insights from our experienced lecturers.

Personalise Your Management Acumen

Customise your MBA to align with your professional goals.

100% Coursework

No examinations. Only assignments and projects.

DELIVERY ASSESSMENTS & AWARDS

Delivery
A key part of the philosophy of the programme is that by bringing together relevant academic theory and practical experience, you can enhance your deep understanding of these elements, and develop yourself as an individual and as a leader.
All modules are delivered utilising a range of teaching, learning and assessment strategies including lectures, seminars, tutorials, workshops and global café style learning activities. Each module has a Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) where you and other master’s level students will be encouraged to be involved with online debate and collaborative approaches to learning.
Some participants may not have been engaged in formal education for some time, and may never have studied social sciences at postgraduate level: support with study skills, conventions of academic analysis and writing will be available for you from the start of the programme module and will continue throughout your studies.
Assessment
All modules are assessed through a programme of work undertaken whilst studying for the award. A range of assessment tools are used including presentations, critical essays, portfolios and reflective journals and case study work. Each module tutor will provide opportunities for formative assessment feedback to inform your work prior to submission.
You will receive detailed feedback on assessment to help you develop and continuously improve your performance whilst on the programme. Advice will be provided in relation to development, further areas for research and guidance on how to enhance your subject knowledge.
You will receive the opportunity for study support including academic writing and research skills to enhance employability and career development in the field of business management.
Award
Upon passing all required modules, a student will be awarded a Master in Business Administration qualification from York St John University. The degree awarded will be the same as that awarded to on-campus students of the university.

POTENTIAL CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Graduates may choose to pursue a future(but not limited to) in these department/industries.

Finance Director

Entrepreneur

Accountancy & Financial Management

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Course Structure
The MBA programme consists of 7 modules totalling 180 credit points.

Modules
 
  1. Dynamic Perspectives on Sustainable Business
  2. Leading Innovation and Cultural Change
  3. Accounting and Finance for Decision Making
  4. Global Business Strategy
  5. Managing Financial Performance
  6. Marketing and Data Analytics
  7. Capstone Project
For detailed information on modules, please click here.
 
  • Duration: 12 months (Full time) or 24 months (Part time)
  • Average Teacher-Student Ratio: 1 : 50
Qualifications
  • Applicants should be at least 21 years of age at the time of application and be expected to satisfy at least one of the following academic requirements:
    • Have a degree awarded by accredited institutions OR
    • Have a postgraduate award (passed at an appropriate level) OR
    • Have an appropriate professional qualification such as those from ACCA, CIMA, OR
    • Other relevant academic or professional qualifications or working experience may be considered on a case-by-case basis
  • English language proficiency: IELTS 6.0 or equivalent
  • As requirements for matured candidate is 30 years old with 8 years experience.
  • APEL Policy: If you cannot meet these minimum requirements it may be possible to take into account evidence of Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL) as an alternative method of meeting the programme’s entry requirement. In such a case, appropriate references and records of employment might be presented to support the applicant’s case of admission.
Course Fees (Full-Time)
Course Fees
$33,500.00
Administration Fees
$1,000.00
Assessment Fees
$1,800.00
Study Materials
$900.00
Fees for Fee Protection Scheme
WAIVED
Fees for Medical Insurance Scheme
WAIVED
Total Fee (Excluding 7% GST)
$37,200.00
Total Fee (Including 7% GST)
$39,804.00
Course Fees (Part-Time)
Course Fees
$32,300.00
Administration Fees
$350.00
Assessment Fees
$1,800.00
Study Materials
WAIVED
Fees for Fee Protection Scheme
WAIVED
Fees for Medical Insurance Scheme
WAIVED
Total Fee (Excluding 7% GST)
$34,450.00
Total Fee (Including 7% GST)
$36,861.50
Other Mandatory Fees
Singapore-Based Students
Application Fee: $107.00
International Students
Application Fee: $428.00
  • The validity period of fees: With effect from 01 June 2022.
  • All fees quoted are in Singapore dollars.
  • The information above is accurate at the time of publishing.
  • For more information on other fees and matters related to payments, please click here.