University of South Wales MBA - Master of Business Administration
Postgraduate Extended Diploma in Global Business Management
Discover the Exeed USW MBA
Business has gone global. The stakes are high and the scope is international. This calls for a new set of managers equipped with a holistic outlook, integrated technique and skills, and a culturally sensitive approach. The SQA-USW MBA program is thus designed to develop internationally experienced business professionals who will make far-reaching contributions to their organization as well as the well-being of society.
The UK MBA Exeed College is designed for people like you. Our 12-month program, with its experiential curriculum, built-in strategic management, leadership, marketing, HR, supply chain, business analytics, research, and international perspective, promises a transformative journey for the learner seeking better, smarter ways of doing business through a course of learning that you can apply directly to business problems level.
About Exeed College
Exeed College was originally envisioned in 2016 as an institution of higher learning and executive education, previously known as ESBF. Exeed College addressed the needs of working professionals, adult learners, and executives in attaining accredited and globally recognized academic qualifications and professional programs in an affordable manner.
A strong advocate of bridging the gap in delivering quality education to masses through digitalization, Exeed leveraged the power of technology and has created a digital ecosystem through the integration of a state of the art virtual learning environment (VLE) platform including a robust Learning Management System (LMS) capable of delivering synchronous and asynchronous teaching using the most modern pedagogical tools, fully stacked courseware and online library to ensure seamless delivery the world-class academic degrees and professional programs to the discerning learners across the globe.
Responding to the changes in the educational landscape of the K-12 education sector, Exeed College expanded its portfolio to include Teacher Qualification and Training from NCFE CACHE, UK. And in 2019 partnered with Liverpool John Moores University, UK to offer Post Graduate Certificate in Education International, a level 7 academic qualification in UAE, Asia, and the Middle East.
Equality and Diversity at Exeed College
Exeed College is the flagbearer of a rich and varied demographic of learners coming from more than 100 plus nationalities and 50 plus industry sectors studying on the portfolio of programs, thereby championing values such as diversity, equality, and inclusivity.
About the University of South Wales
The University of South Wales is a public university in Wales, with campuses in Cardiff, Newport, and Pontypridd. It was formed on 11 April 2013 from the merger of the University of Glamorgan and the University of Wales, Newport. The university is the second-largest university in Wales in terms of its student numbers and offers around 200 undergraduate and postgraduate courses. At the university’s formation, it was the sixth-largest university in the United Kingdom, with 33,500 students.
Ranked 66 in The Guardian UK University Rankings and ranked 1001 out of 25,000 universities around the world in THE World University Rankings 2021, USW has been awarded QAA, a UK Quality Assurance Mark after reviewing for higher education academic and pedagogical standards.
The Research Excellence Framework in 2014 concluded that the university's research output is 'world leading' or 'internationally excellent', placing the university's research strengths placed in the creative industries, social policy and criminology, and sports and exercise science.
Global management and leadership standards warrant technically sound people with the resolve and mettle to fashion the destiny and direction of their organizations. The leaders are expected to comprehend the theory of management and business and to apply this in the real world while also navigating new challenges as 2020 showcases. The onus of creating and materializing opportunities for sustainable growth and the well-being of the workforce and the general productivity of society lies with them.
This SQA USW advanced entry UK MBA program helps develop a comprehensive understanding of business management skills to become a well-rounded manager in a dynamic global business environment. The course provides an understanding of strategic business models, contemporary global issues along with the values of sustainable leadership.
In this distinctive dual certification program from SQA, UK, and the University of South Wales, the UK the learners undertake SCQF Level 11 Postgraduate Extended Diploma in Global Business Management, awarded by Scottish Qualifications Authority, UK and upon successful completion, they will progress to the MBA Top-up stage awarded by the University of South Wales.
Part 1 Modules
Part 1 - modules delivering the specialist knowledge, skills, and techniques in strategic management, leadership, marketing, HR, supply chain, business analytics, research, and international perspective, promises a transformative journey for the learner seeking better, smarter ways of doing business through a course of learning that you can apply directly to business problems level.
Critically evaluate the relationship between strategy, stakeholder expectations, and organizational performance.
Evaluate the impact of current and emerging Economic, Political, and Cultural factors on the strategic management of an organization.
Formulate innovative business strategies designed to contribute to the success of an organization.
Critically assess different leadership styles in developing corporate values, social responsibilities, and managing strategic change.
Sustainability in Business
Appraise the multiple dimensions of sustainability for business in the context of global challenges.
Critically review, evaluate and develop sustainability strategies of organizations.
Critically analyze the strategic alignment of the business functions to sustainability.
Critically analyze an organization's global sustainability and your contribution to the impact on global sustainability.
International Marketing Management
Analyze the changing business environment(s) globally and how they pose challenges to marketing management functions in organizations.
Develop marketing plans with the application of appropriate marketing models, tools, and techniques.
Evaluate the processes involved in brand management and how they influence consumer behavior.
Decide how to launch new products/services in a dynamic global marketplace.
Strategic Leadership and HR Practice in Organizations
Critically analyze the significance of Strategic Human Resources Management and its changing landscape in organizations.
Critically discuss the impact of Human Resources Management activities on Organizational Performance.
Evaluate various leadership styles and practices in organizations.
Plan how to implement change in an organization.
Supply Chain and Logistics in the Global Context
Critically analyze cross-functional drivers of the supply chain in a globally competitive context.
Critically analyze and review multi-modal logistics systems, warehousing, and inventory management in a global context.
Demonstrate a critical understanding of supply chain management system models and techniques.
Analyze financial agreements within supply chain management systems.
Application of Business Analytics
Critically analyze business problems and discuss the opportunities for organizations to become more analytical and data-driven to solve such problems.
Evaluate different categories of analytics.
Critically analyze the importance of analytics in social media functions.
Part 2 Modules - Advanced Entry Modules
This module aims to develop the students understanding and skills of research in a management subject discipline. Critically review a range of research methodologies and select one most appropriate to address a research need. Critically review a range of research methods and select the one(s) most appropriate to address the research design. Equip students with the skills required for the practical aspects of planning, conducting, and producing a Masters's level work.
Demonstrate an understanding and critical appreciation of research methodologies.
Selectively adopt appropriate analytical techniques to address management research questions.
The module explores the concept, theories, and practice of project management and consultancy skills. This module builds on the research methodology skills and a requirement of critical debate established throughout the program and shows how these key skills are vital within a business context to ensure rigorous decision making. It examines combining the traditional research skills with project management and consultancy skills to enable an evidence-based approach to problem-solving within an organization. This module will improve student employability; enhance students’ ability to manage complex projects across a range of dynamic business environments in the contexts of entrepreneurship and leadership and management of change.
Upon completion of the module, students should be able to demonstrate: an understanding and critical appreciation of the principles of applied management research.
Upon completion of the module, students should be able to demonstrate: a critical application of a range of business-related tools, frameworks, and concepts in the solution of a business issue.
Quality of Learning
You will study through our Live Interactive Virtual Classroom, part of our Learning Management System supported by the Academic Team throughout the program, which will provide an opportunity to apply key theories, ideas, and techniques, as well as network with fellow students. The online system has amalgamated options to support synchronous learning through instructor-led classes for live lectures, recorded sessions, e-meetings, and student interaction threads. Our class sessions are delivered by accomplished faculty and subject matter experts. To maximize your learning experience, there is an online library of ebooks and journals. You would enjoy our comprehensive support throughout your MBA journey.
Apply what you Learn
Managing your study alongside your work means that from day one you can take back to your work everything you’ve learned, as well as demonstrate and apply your newfound skills.
The Management Project is another opportunity to apply your knowledge and investigate a relevant management issue within your organization.
We also help you in adapting to the program through our Learning Support Services.
A wide variety of assessment methods are employed to develop both academic and professional skills. The overall emphasis within the program is on coursework assessment. This will involve the use of reports, presentations, projects, reflective and critical assignments, research activities, and case studies.
Upon successful completion of the UK MBA program, you would enjoy a multitude of opportunities in all sectors, in a wide range of organizations. The MBA degree can help you to launch a progressive career in the business domain as well as increase your brand value before potential recruiters. You will also benefit from our personalized career mentoring support, job search coaching, and Webinars.
Extracurricular Events and Activities
We are committed to helping our learners enhance their personal development through extracurricular activities, community events, talk sessions by successful personalities, workshops, industrial visits, and webinars. To promote student engagement, collaboration, and communication, Exeed College has initiated Exeed Student Council.
We offer a variety of face-to-face, online, networking, and learning and development events, led by our own academics, tutors, alumni, and other professionals within our network. At a local level, alumni volunteers participate in networking events.
Applicants must have attained the following qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized University.
Mature Entry Route based on work experience.
Documents Required for Application
Duly filled application form;
Academic documents (High School and Bachelor degree with transcripts);
A copy of your passport.