Be prepared for a senior management role in business with an Executive MBA. You will be exposed to a broad suite of business disciplines in a cohesive manner that reflects a highly dynamic business environment.
Unlike other MBAs we have developed the Executive MBA to embed consolidated thinking throughout the programme, linking all the modules together to provide a more thorough understanding and to enable you to look critically into the future. These threads include entrepreneurialism, economic awareness, capability handling, collaborative working and emerging business paradigms and will be delivered as team activities including the use of expert advisors to guide development and act as guest lecturers and 'friendly' critical analysts. You will be exposed to a broad suite of business disciplines in a cohesive manner that will also reflect the highly dynamic business environment that presents a prime challenge for all business sectors. The Executive MBA recognises that those who understand the current and emerging business environment and how different aspects of it interact, will be in a better position to make informed decisions to both take their businesses forward and enhance innovation, protection and enhancement of them. Successful completion of this Executive MBA will allow students to feel more comfortable in making the decisions that will enhance their business acumen with an understanding of both macro and micro environmental impacts and demands. Learning will be enhanced by field trips, networking, lecture events and the use of our expert guest speakers. We will have an overseas workshop that will link the students up with equivalent businesses and people
The Executive MBA has been designed to open up new avenues for career progression and provide new or enhanced capabilities for improved proficiency in a managerial occupation that reflects the current and emerging business environment. The programme provides businesses with candidates who possess the requisite managerial capability needed to delivery on a broad and diverse business goals.
The Lord Ashcroft International Business School is one of the largest business schools in the East of England, with nearly 100 full-time teaching staff and approximately 6,000 students from more than 100 countries.
Our striking and award-winning business school building in Chelmsford, as well as new buildings in Cambridge, offer the most advanced learning technologies. We’re well-recognised for our centres of excellence by students, employers and professional bodies alike.
What makes us stand out is that our courses don't just give you sound academic knowledge – they’re at the cutting edge of current business practice and highly relevant to employers. This is owing to the close links we have with the business community and the partnerships we've developed with a wide variety of businesses and public service organisations.
We're interested in people who are confident, ambitious and ready to take the challenge of making a difference in the world of business. If that's you, we'd love to hear from you.
Ideally applicants will hold a good first degree in a relevant subject however this is not essential. The main entry requirement for this Executive MBA is experience at a management level. All applicants will be interviewed to ensure they meet the requirements and understand the expectations of this course. Applicants will be expected to engage with the subject matter and offer critical debate utilising their own work and life experiences.
Full-time postgraduate (12 months, 15 months)
January 2018, September 2018
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