Masters in Business Administration (MBA)

UAE, Dubai
Dates flexible (11 months)
Course Type
Postgraduate Course
Yes (Details)
Course Fee

Course Overview

University of Gloucestershire MBA UK

Develop a creative approach to business that leads to true innovation in today’s fast-paced business world and become an outstanding business leader.

Through design thinking and practical exercises that build on theory, you will enhance your management and leadership capabilities and develop an entrepreneurial mindset. You will benefit from the expertise of committed and research-active teaching staff with excellent academic and business experience.

Approaching business problems creatively, you will develop a skill set for tackling complex issues based on a deep understanding of client needs, collaborative working, cross-disciplinary thinking, personal reflection and rapid prototyping of new ideas. At the master’s stage, you will complete a dissertation.


This course equips students with the leadership expertise and analytical skills to excel in management and consultancy roles in many areas of business, including accounting and finance, human resources, marketing and operations, and programme management. It’s also suitable for those who wish to run their own business.

Who should take this course

Mid to senior level managers.

Scholarship & Loan options

Not Available


KHDA & Ofqual

Course content

Whether you have years of experience in a supervisory position or a specialist looking to advance to a managerial position, this course is designed to fit around your complex working schedule to help you achieve an part-time MBA that will guide you to the next stage of your career.

GLC works directly with the University of Gloucestershire to offer their MBA top-up to applicants who have completed their ATHE Level 7 qualifications through us. The quality of the (optional) workshops delivered on the ATHE and the top-up to the MBA is the foundation of the relationship between GLC, ATHE and Gloucestershire.

Mandatory Modules:

  • Strategic Planning
  • Finance for Strategic Managers
  • Research for Strategic Development
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Personal Development for Leadership and Strategic Management
  • 3 (optional modules)
  • Dissertation OR Business Research Project

Assessment Style

All students will be required to submit assignments as their assessment.

Optional workshops in Dubai and UK campus

About Course Provider

Global Learning Centre (GLC), part of the Iqra Group, founded in the year 2000, is a registered as university under the laws of Ajman Free Zone Authority, Government of Ajman, U.A.E. GLC offers High School Diploma, Bachelors, Masters, and PhD programs from its partner Universities; ATHE UK, Edexcel BTEC, University of Gloucestershire and Azteca University US, With over 4000 alumni across the Middle East and other countries working for leading world renowned multinationals. GLC aims to position itself as a leading academic institution in the Gulf region and beyond. Our mission is to provide opportunities for the higher education to everyone and especially those from the challenged circumstances with a world recognized academic qualification and the value added skills and attitude for a successful corporate career.

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