Master of Business Administration

General information



Study mode

Part Time
( Evenings & Weekends)


2 years

Start date

September 2024

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Programme Overview

The MBA is a prestigious and globally recognised degree that holds significant value among managers. The curriculum of the MBA program is designed to cater to individuals seeking career advancement and ambitious individuals who desire a comprehensive understanding of various business functions. It offers a broad range of knowledge, making it suitable for prospective leaders and those aiming for generalist expertise.

Besides enhancing the career prospects of successful students, the course also fosters independent and innovative thinking. It adheres to the guidelines set by the UK Quality Assurance Agency, emphasising a practical and professional approach that sets it apart from other master’s programme.

The programme offers the following specialist pathways:

  • MBA (Finance)
  • MBA (Marketing Management)
  • MBA (Project Management)
  • MBA (Supply Chain and Logistics Management)
  • MBA (Business Analytics)

Programme Contents

The primary modules are specifically crafted to introduce participants to the latest concepts and ideas in essential management fields. They offer continuous opportunities to apply theoretical knowledge to real-world management scenarios.
  • Accounting for Decision-Makers
  • Marketing
  • Operations Management
  • People and Organisations
  • Strategic Management
  • Capstone Project/ Dissertation
Optional Modules ( two of the following):
  • Project Management Theory and Practice ( Project Management )
  • Management of Mega and Complex Projects ( Project Management)
  • Logistics in a Global Context ( Supply Chain & Logistics)
  • Supply Chain and Logistics Management ( Supply Chain & Logistics)
  • Consumer Behaviour: Knowing Your Consumer ( Marketing)
  • Strategic Global Marketing ( Marketing )
  • Management of Finance ( Finance)
  • Finance of International Business ( Finance )
  • Business Process and Data Analytics ( Business Analytics)
  • Social Media Analytics for Business ( Business Analytics)

Teaching & Learning

Learning will be facilitated through a variety of methods, which may include lectures, seminars, lab, workshops, online activities and group work. Students are expected to engage in both class and online activities and discussions. This programme also requires students to participate in additional guided reading and self-directed study to reinforce the learning gained from timetabled sessions. Formative assessment will be used to prepare students for summative assessment and give students an early indication of their progress towards the course intended learning outcomes.

Now enrolling for the September 2024 semester

Apply before 11 September.


This course will be assessed using a variety of methods which will vary depending upon the module.:
Assessment methods include:
  • Phase tests
  • Essays
  • Group work
  • Presentations
  • Vlogs/Blogs
  • Reports
  • Projects
  • Coursework
  • Exams
  • Individual Assignments

Entry Requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree, BAC+3, Licence from a recognised University with a GPA 2.7/4.0 or GPA 3.5/5.0 or any other equivalent of a UK 2:2 classification
  • Online Placement test B2 level, IELTS score 6.0, or equivalent or a successful completion of a recognised foundation year.

About Cardiff Metropolitan University

Cardiff Metropolitan University is a British Public University located in the city of Cardiff.
The university offers degree courses in a variety of disciplines. Study is available at undergraduate and postgraduate levels, full-time and part-time, and research opportunities are offered. In the 2021/22 academic year, the university has 11,500 students from over 140 countries studying on two campuses in Cardiff, and more than 10,000 at 17 partner institutions in 15 countries around the world.
In November 2021, Cardiff Met was awarded the title of UK and Ireland University of the Year 2021 by the Times Higher Education.

How To Apply

Fill the online pre-registration application form. Our admission office will be in contact with you shortly to explain the process step by step and support you throughout your application. Once complete, your application will be transferred to Cardiff Metropolitan University admission department to be reviewed. An acceptance letter will be issued for successful candidates.

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Now enrolling for the September 2024 semester

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