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 + ATHE 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.


KHDA Approved and Ofqual Regulated

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

The University of Gloucestershire has been offering high quality education to students from all over the world for over 170 years.

Located in the beautiful South West of England, the Roman city of Gloucester and the regency town of Cheltenham are surrounded by the picturesque Cotswold countryside, Gloucestershire has something for everyone from chic shopping to the great outdoors. With ideal locations giving easy access to the countryside the university creates a great student experience in terms of balancing study with leisure.

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