Basic Degree Information/Description
The MBA Entrepreneurship provides a postgraduate award with a strong focus on advanced perspectives on management practices and leadership that will aide their careers in business and in entrepreneurship. The programme supports leadership development with the development of knowledge and skills to manage and lead change. The programme further develops the individual's professional thought leadership with a range of optional subjects that will broaden the scope of learning in entrepreneurship. You will develop as a leader with advanced knowledge of organisations, their management and the changing external context in which they operate both national and international in contexts of stability, uncertainty and change. You will develop as a critically aware learner who can identify the criteria for success and evaluate organisational performance against these criteria gaining the knowledge and skills to advance in a leadership role. The Business School prides itself on the depth and practical relevance of the knowledge delivered on its programmes by academics with practical experience to ensure that research is melded with a relevant real-life application. The MBA Entrepreneurship programme supports managers and leaders who value lifelong learning so as to equip themselves with the ability to convert theory into practice from a critical and informed perspective to advance the effectiveness of employees and competitiveness of organisations. The programme provides the intellectual underpinnings required for a career in a rapidly changing work environment, a rigorous approach to self-awareness and personal development through knowledge management and coaching for performance. Furthermore, you will gain valuable experience in research within your specialist field through the completion of a dissertation/practitioner focused project, also presentation, communication, teamwork and critical problem-solving skills. The programme is further enhanced with professional accreditation which will aide your career in business and your specialist area
To obtain the MSc, students are required to complete the following:
- Coursework: three half courses in applied mathematics (9 credits)
- Practicum in Applied and Industrial Mathematics (3 credits)
- Supervised MSc Thesis
- US Students: 2:2 or above from a US Bachelors degree, or equivalent qualifications. Students must also possess a minimum of two years professional work experience.
- International students: An English language level equivalent to TOEFL 6.5 or above with a minimum of 5.5 in each component.