The MBA in Management at Aberystwyth University, will enable you to develop an understanding of higher-level, strategic and executive managerial skills and concepts, and their application in practical situations. You will study current theory and acknowledged best practice in areas such as leadership, operations, finance, corporate governance and sustainability. You will be taught and will learn through a balanced curriculum, including theory, workshops, and case studies taken from the international arena. The programme focuses on developing your academic and managerial skills. The MBA’s objective at Aberystwyth University is to provide relevant analytical training in the latest strategic managerial and organisational developments in both the public and private sectors.
Aberystwyth Business School has an excellent reputation for the quality of its teaching and research, and for providing a rich educational and cultural learning experience for our postgraduate students. This is supported by internationally recognised academic expertise, a unique learning environment, and excellent learning resources. To supplement our excellent teaching, guest speakers from organisations such as Price Waterhouse Coopers, ABN Amro, as well as simulations, case studies and a wide range of assessment methods are used.
The School has links with the Association of Business Schools (ABS), Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM), and Chartered Management Institute (CMI).
We pride ourselves on offering small class sizes and a friendly environment to encourage communication and the sharing of experiences, opinions and observations among you and your colleagues. Our aspiration is to make you a better leader, a better manager and a better communicator. We are proud of our reputation and quality credentials, and even more proud of our students who have achieved success in every aspect of life. Some of our recent graduates have gone to work at companies such as Samsung Electronics, General Electric, Deloitte, Price Waterhouse Cooper, BSkyB, Turkish Airlines and Hertz. There is an alumni network of graduates from our Master’s programmes. For more on our student experience, please visit our website.
Aberystwyth Business School offers state-of-the-art teaching, seminar and IT facilities. We provide in-house specialist business-focused support for skills such as business writing, presentations and research methods. Aberystwyth University Careers Service offers advice and professional assistance with all aspects of graduate employment and your personal development.