Master of Business Management MBM
Managers in today’s business landscape need to be flexible, dynamic and focused – all of which are skills you will develop during your online MBM Master of Business Management study. They need to have a solid understanding of multiple disciplines, as well as the innovative mindset to face a range of challenges.
This MBM Master of Business Management focuses particularly on the areas of leadership, finance and marketing, while allowing you to customise the course to fit your interests with optional modules on:
how globalisation leads to managing across cultures
project management methodology
human resource management and its distinction from personnel approaches
business strategy and strategic management
The culmination of the MBM Master of Business Management is your Business and Management Research Report, an independent research project that you’ll undertake into the management or organisational issue of your choice. You’ll investigate the topic, analyse data and make recommendations supporting the research findings and analysis.
MBM Master of Business Management Course Structure
The MBM Master of Business Management degree is made up of the following modules and, upon completion, is equal to a total of 180 credits at Level 7.
Level 7 modules:
Management: Principle and Practices (20 credits)
Leadership in Practice (20 credits)
Financial Decision Making (20 credits)
Economics for Managers (20 credits)
Marketing: Principles and Practices (20 credits)
Business and Management Research Report (40 credits)*
Research Methods (20 credits)*
Two optional modules:
Managing Across Cultures (10 credits)
Project Management (10 credits)
Human Resource Management (10 credits)
Business Strategy (10 credits)
* These modules are core and must be passed in order to achieve the MBM Master of Business Management award.
Teaching methods and style
Studying MBM Master of Business Management online gives you the freedom to study when and where it suits you – at home, during your lunch hour or anywhere else you have internet access.
Our MBM Master of Business Management is delivered through a virtual learning environment (VLE) instead of a traditional campus. This means you will have access to your study materials 24/7, including:
multimedia lecturecasts made up of written content, short videos, animation, audio recordings, infographics, short tests and mini-assignments
discussion forums for you to chat about the course content with fellow students
live Q&A sessions with your tutors
a comprehensive eLibrary of textbooks and academic journals
support from academic staff and your personal Student Adviser during your MBM Master of Business Management
To ensure you receive the support you need from your tutor, we cap our class sizes at 20 students.
Rather than fretting about exams, you will be assessed exclusively through assignments. This can be by engaging in discussion forums throughout your modules, completing reflective journal entries, or by submitting longer written pieces.
We are committed to providing frequent and transparent feedback through the following ways:
Our assessment criteria are designed to be simple and transparent.
You will always be aware of your current provisional grade, right from the start of the programme.
You will be able to view your marks clearly in your gradebook whenever you log onto the learning platform.
There is a 7-day turnaround for marking and feedback of assessed work.
You will have regular contact with your Student Adviser, with whom you can discuss any concerns as soon as they arise during your MBM Master of Business Management.
Companies seek out candidates with the most advanced skills to fill senior positions, and a MBM Master of Business Management course is an excellent way to showcase that you possess those abilities. Roles within business management, banking, insurance, accountancy, finance, marketing, sales, retail and human resources would greatly benefit from the knowledge gained through this course.
We know that many people from non-traditional backgrounds would succeed on our courses! That’s why we offer two different entry routes, taking into account your prior work experience and relevant qualifications. You will also need to meet our English language requirements.
Additionally, you will need to pass your first assignment set within your two-week induction period of the course in order to continue with your studies.
MBM Master of Business Management Academic entry route
In order to satisfy the academic entry route requirements for our Master of Business Management, you must have the following qualifications as a minimum:
an undergraduate degree from an approved institution, equivalent to a UK Honours degree, or a relevant professional qualification
MBM Master of Business Management Work experience entry route
In order to satisfy the work experience entry route requirements for our Master of Business Management, you must meet the following criteria:
at least five years’ senior level work experience