Business Administration - MBA - Cork Campus

Course summary
The MBA programme will allow you to develop your interpersonal, conceptual and decision-making skills which will give you enhanced management and leadership ability, confidence and critical self-awareness. The MBA will give you the required skills and abilities to assist you in navigating your chosen career path. Your organisation will benefit from your improved knowledge, skillset and confidence which will bring added value for your employer.

The aim of the MBA in Strategy is to enable learners to develop their leadership and strategic management skills, thus raising their individual performance and assisting their organisations achieve success.

The MBA enables the learner, as a professional, to review their leadership and management style and identify how they can improve upon same to increase their eectiveness at a senior level in the workplace. The programme allows learners to develop an appreciation of the interconnectedness of all aspects of the organisation, and an appreciation of the role each function must play in delivering on organisational goals.

For most learners, moving to a strategic role in their organisation requires an understanding of functions outside of their existing professional competence together with an expert command of the strategic management.

How will I benefit?

Individual professional and personal development.

The MBA programme will allow you to develop your interpersonal, conceptual and decision making skills which will give you enhanced management and leadership ability, confidence and critical self-awareness.

The MBA will give you the required skills and abilities to assist you in navigating your chosen career path.

Your organisation will benefit from you acquiring new skills and confidence and will bring an added value to your workplace and colleagues.

General Information
Presentation of MBA programme consists of Lectures, Tutorials, Live Case Studies, Visiting Lecturers, International Study Trip, Consultancy Projects, etc.

Key Skills from the MBA

Interpersonal/Teamwork
Leadership
Communication, Written & Oral
Presentation Skills
Discipline/Conscientiousness
Creativity/Entrepreneurship/Initiative
Adaptability to Change/Continuous Professional Development/Lifelong Learning
Global Outlook
Analytical Skills/Diagnostic/Problem Solving, Observation
Decision Making
Networking/Partnerships/Collaboration, Building Reputation
Research Methods
Planning & Organisational Skills
Critical & Analytical Thinking, Business/Strategic Thinking, Curious Mindset
Ability to Leverage Technology/Data Driven
Project Implementation

Subjects taught

MTU Cork has developed a website which gives full details of all modules for all courses. The website also has information on recommended textbooks, average weekly workload, assessments and exams.

For detailed module information, please go to https://www.cit.ie/course/CRBSTRA9

Entry requirements

Applicants who have a minimum of an Honours Bachelor of Business or cognate degree (Level 8) or cognate discipline (H2.2) or an approved equivalent qualification are eligible to apply for entry to the programme.

All applicants whose first language is not English must provide evidence of English language proficiency (IELTS score of at least 6.0). English language tests must be undertaken no more than two years prior to the start of the programme.

Application dates

Please note that applicants will be required to pay an acceptance fee of €500 online if a place on a course is offered. This fee is deductible from the overall course fee.

Note: You will not be charged for applying for the programme by clicking the 'apply now' button, you are only asked to pay an acceptance fee if a place is offered to you and you wish to accept it.

Please attach and upload any documents such as transcripts, CV, other details relevant to the application.

Credits

MBA: 90 ECTS

Duration

Duration: Two Years Part-Time
No. of timetable hours per week: circa 10

Classes are delivered Wednesdays 6 - 10pm and Fridays 3.00 - 8.00pm

Fees

EU Applicants: €12,500

Enrolment dates

Contact the college for the next start date.

More details
  • Qualification letters

    MBA

  • Qualifications

    Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)

  • Attendance type

    Part time,Evening

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