- Human Resource Management
- Strategic Planning
- Oil & Gas
The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet. Aristotle
Sometimes it takes passion, determination, persistence and resolve to reach the top of the steep career ladder. However, that is not enough to succeed. You will need specialist knowledge. This is where we can assist you to attain your goals and aspirations. You many need to broaden your objectives by specialising in, and understanding a particular area of business. Such as...Finance; Human Resource Management; Marketing, Strategic Planning and Oil & Gas. We can offer these additional five key specialist MBAs. As with our other MBA courses, the core subjects are included, however instead of choosing two additional subjects, one can select from subjects in the particular specialization.
Possibly the most popular specialised course we offer. Accountants, Bankers and anyone working in the field of finance will find this course of interest. We offer the following optional subjects for selection: Management • Derivatives • Financial Risk Management • Mergers and Acquisitions • Practical History of Financial Markets • Quantitative Methods.
This programme is directed at those already working in people management and who want to understand the intellect of leading professionals in the field and gain valuable insight. We offer these subjects for selection with Human Resources Management: • Employee Relations • Employee Resourcing • Human Resource Development • Human Resource Management • Influence • Managing People in Changing Contexts • Managing People in Global Markets • Managing Personal Competencies • Negotiation • Performance Management
This is an intellectually demanding programme that will equip prospects with crucial knowledge, key concepts, tools and techniques of marketing as well as the latest developments in the field. We offer the following subjects for selection: Consumer Behaviour • International Marketing • Marketing Channels • Marketing Communications • Marketing Research • Negotiation • Principles of Retailing • Quantitative Methods • Sales Force Management • Services Marketing
This specialised MBA in Strategic Planning is designed for prospective and existing senior management who are (will be) holding positions in large public or private sector organisations. Specialist course subjects offered are: Alliances and Partnerships • Corporate Governance • Competitive Strategy • Leadership • Making Strategies Work • Mergers and Acquisitions • Strategic Negotiation • Strategic Risk Management
Our Oil & Gas Management Specialised courses have been designed to give you all the necessary skills to succeed in this highly competitive and relevant sector of the worldwide economy. Let us impart cutting edge skills, detailed knowledge and expertise that is specifically relevant to the in the oil and gas industry. We have based this specialised course on pioneering work undertaken by The Edinburgh Business School. The content has been developed in close association with industry practitioners, and has been tested extensively on the market. This specialized course is aimed at experienced managers already working in the Oil & Gas sector, as well as prospective managers aspiring to work in this field whether with service providers and/or specialist engineering organisations in the public or private sectors.
In conclusion, you are able to work towards your MBA on a course by course basis. Once there courses (subjects) are completed, you are awarded a Certificate in Business Administration and upon completion of six courses, a Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration is awarded. The diploma awards are formal recognition of your progress and can also serve as exit awards. We offer the standard MBA courses in more than one language however, the Specialised MBA are being offered solely in English.