The University of Derby dynamic new MBA programme provides a smooth progression route for graduates with their sights set on international business careers. It opens the doors to rewarding and lucrative roles in leadership, management and strategy, financial and performance management, operations, markets, resources, risk and logistics.
Throughout, we will strengthen your employability alongside your subject knowledge. You’ll build an impressive and versatile portfolio of transferable skills, supported by a strong focus on career planning.
- Gain the strategic knowledge, vision and confidence to innovate, challenge and lead change
- Accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) you can apply for Chartered Manager status on completion of the MBA Global or MBA Global Finance
- Learn through real-world practical scenarios drawn from across the global business arena
- Build influential networks: your tutors, guest speakers and fellow students will share valuable insights and experiences with you
- Complete your MBA Global studies with either a dissertation or a company placement project which will harness your skills to deliver corporate solutions
- Choose from two pathways – the general MBA Global or the more specialised MBA Global Finance
- Develop vital attributes for business success, such as problem-solving, creativity, team-working, leadership, perseverance and managing risk
- Option to study in your country combined with intensive study periods in the UK on our Block Delivery programme
In-depth knowledge, broad perspectives
The University of Derby MBA Global is challenging both academically and practically. Featuring leading-edge theory and practical application, it will give you a critical understanding of global business and management, finance, risk and logistics.
The MBA is cleverly structured so that you can move beyond a domestic business mindset to consider issues and seek solutions in a truly global context. Each module will give you advanced and applied knowledge of key aspects of international business.
The mark of a top manager
The MBA Global and MBA Global Finance are accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI), the UK’s professional body for managers and leaders, which means you will also achieve the CMI Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership, and can apply for Chartered Manager status, when you have successfully completed our programme.