Degree Awarding Institution
ATHE & Anglia Ruskin University
Mode of Delivery
This Qualification has been created to develop and reward the business managers of today and the future, and to continue to bring recognition and professionalism to the management sectors. The Level 7 programme will require Learners to critically evaluate, challenge and synthesize a wide range of current management tools, techniques, and models. The emphasis placed on current management concepts and models is on those that are relevant to the 21st century business environment.
Aim of the Programme
Level 7 programme finds importance for ensuring the ability to adapt management concepts, tools, and techniques so as to align with the culture of the organization and apply critical reflective thinking. The primary intention of the mandatory unit is to provide a holistic study of the main issues that are necessary for strategic decision-making, planning and enabling the organization to meet its objectives. The optional unit provides the provision for learners to choose a specialization in their study to support specific career directions. The Finance for Managers unit is meant for learners who do not possess experience in the finance sector.
- Manage Team Performance to Support Strategy
- Information Management and Strategic Decision Taking
- Leading a Strategic Management Project
- Strategic Direction
- Strategic Planning
- Development as a Strategic Manager
- Strategic Marketing
- Human Resource Planning
To understand and apply the principles of strategic leadership in a business environment
Review and apply the principles of business management within industry
To understand and apply the principles of strategic management in a specific environment
To improve the employability of learners by allowing them to explore the relationship between management theories and their practical application in the business world.
Analyse problem solving techniques specific to business and industry
Select, collate, review, and analyze information from a wide range of sources.
Work independently and as part of a team 8. Manage one’s own personal development and growth.
Total Credits: 180
Level 6 Qualification or Graduate Degree.
Programme Start Date
MBA Top-up Anglia Ruskin University
ARU is not only academically ambitious for themselves but for their students. They were named as one of the top ten UK universities for education, social work, and sports science courses in the Guardian League Table 2023. Many of our courses are recognised by industry and a large number are professionally accredited, making students career ready.
This MBA Top-Up qualification has been created to develop and reward the business managers of today and the future, and to continue to bring recognition and professionalism to the management sectors. We hope that centres and learners take the opportunity to learn a great deal from these programmes that will provide relevant new skills and qualities. It is envisaged that these programmes will encourage both academic and professional development so that you learners move forward to realize not just their own potential but also that of organizations across a broad range of sectors.
Dissertation (Work Based Major Project)
Here you will undertake a major project that focuses on your understanding and execution of entrepreneurial management in an area of specific interest to your or your organization, such as:
An applied or engaged research project
An enterprise consultancy project
Taking a new business proposition through to proof of concept
A 10,000 words dissertation.
A Postgraduate (Level 7) Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership or equivalent.
Applicants without a Level 7 Diploma but holding significant managerial experience will be considered for Advanced Entry on a case-by-case basis.
Key Highlights Of Course
Our support team can assist you with registering for graduation day on the ARU campus.
We host an internal graduation day every year in Dubai and London, the most famous cities in the world.
Level 7 students may enroll in a 1-week Dubai Immersion programme subject to the additional charges.
Total Credits for the Programme: 60
Duration: 4-5 Months (Top-Up)
Programme Cost – £5500
Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership starts each month however MBA top up starts in January, May, September each year.