MBA in Project Management

General

Program Description

Set yourself apart from your peers with an MBA project management online degree that demonstrates your depth of understanding, critical and analytical skills, and commitment to your profession. 

The MBA in Project Management online through the University of Zambia will give you the skills, knowledge, and confidence needed to gain employment managing projects of all sizes as a senior team leader, project manager, or project director. You’ll learn core competencies associated with risk, control, planning, implementation, evaluation, collaboration, and systems analysis, all adaptable to your chosen industry.

Your expertise could land you a job in some of the fastest-paced and most interesting careers in the business world.

Required Courses

  • GSB5011 - Scientific Writing & Critical Thinking
  • GSB5021 - Research Methods
  • GSB5031 - Finance for Managers
  • MBS6011 - Project Management
  • MAF6211 - Project Risk & Quality Management
  • OSM5012 - Strategic Supply Chain Management
  • OSM5122 - Global Operations Management
  • EBS5041 - Marketing for Managers
  • EBS5032 - Managerial Economics
  • EBS5021 - Managing Innovation & Change
  • MBS5022 - Strategic Management
  • ESB5011 - Business Ethics in a Global Environment
  • GSB6004 - Master Thesis

Overview

The Master of Business Administration (Project Management) will give you the skills and knowledge needed to manage small, medium, and large-sized projects as a senior team leader, project manager, or project director. Covering core competencies such as finance, project risk & quality management, strategic supply chain management, business ethics, marketing, and managerial economics, a degree in project management will help you achieve the objectives for projects and strategies within any organization worldwide.

Admission Requirements

  • Simply submit a copy of your transcripts with your application online:
    • Online application
    • A bachelors degree from a recognized institution
    • 5 O’Level results including English with a Satisfactory score
  • Simply submit a copy of your transcripts.
  • International Students Welcome:
    • International students must meet the same admissions requirements
    • Visa not required

Duration

This is a 2-year program designed to prepare students to immediately apply the skills, knowledge, and competencies.

Tuition and Fees

MBA - All Specializations

  Zambian Nationals International Students
Application Fee 200 ZMK 40 USD
Fee Per Subject 5,000 ZMK 450 USD
Thesis 6,000 ZMK 550 USD
E-Library Fee Included Included
Technology Fee Included Included

Why Choose a Project Management Master's Degree Online?

MBA and project management are growing, dynamic business professions that involve planning, coordinating, and evaluating jobs of all sizes, as well as managing the people and risks involved. 

Our MBA in project management is an ideal choice for students wanting to explore project management as a career, but who demand increased autonomy and flexibility in their studies.

The MBA project management subjects are delivered via a secure and convenient online portal that you can access 24/7. You can maintain regular communication with lecturers and tutors, access online communication tools like discussion boards and forums, and collaborate, share, and connect with fellow undergrads. 

FAQs

What is an MBA?

A Master of Business Administration, or MBA as it’s known, is a standardized education course offered by most international business schools including the University of Zambia designed to develop the skills required for careers in business and management.

How does a Project Management MBA Course Differ from a Regular Master Program?

The key difference between a general master and a project management MBA course is the subjects you will study. The MBA program at the University of Zambia includes a “core” curriculum of subjects covering accounting, economics, marketing, and operations, combined with electives that allow undergraduates to follow their own personal or professional interests.

Last updated Nov 2020

About the School

The University of Zambia has produced more than 100,000 graduates and contributed to research and technological development for local and international communities. It has more than 100 collaborative ... Read More

The University of Zambia has produced more than 100,000 graduates and contributed to research and technological development for local and international communities. It has more than 100 collaborative agreements with renowned universities worldwide. The motto of the University, Service and Excellence has guided the development of the University since its inception. Read less
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