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Shipping & Logistics, MBA

Middlesex University

  • Online Location

  • September, 2020 Start Date

  • 2 years Duration

  • Part Time Study Mode

  • £16500.00 Course Fee

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Course Description

The Masters of Business Administration in Shipping and Logistics is offered by Middlesex University Business School in conjunction with Lloyd's Maritime Academy. The programme curriculum has been designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills to further your maritime leadership and management career.

Why study the MBA Shipping and Logistics at Middlesex University?

The programme consists of eight intensive core modules delivered online over two years. You'll get the chance to immerse yourself in major topics such as maritime administration, ship finance, risk management, maritime economics and trade, maritime law, formulating business strategy, human resource management, executive leadership, international marketing, brand establishment, logistics and supply chain management, project mastery and innovative practice.

Online delivery means you can study without having to travel to attend lectures or seminars. Our state of the art learning portal provides access to online written materials, complimented by audio/visual content, group interaction and networking opportunities. Each module uses a variety of learning tools, combining throughout into a varied, interactive and educational programme that offers the perfect synergy between theory and applications.

The final Business Transformation Project will allow you to analyse a current issue affecting your company or the industry, using real world data and presenting realistic action points. This project is not only integral to the achievement of programme outcomes but will prove invaluable to your company or industry sector.

To successfully complete the programme you must pass each module and the final Business Transformation Project. Module assessments will incorporate course work, online discussion participation, examinations and individual and group projects.

The Masters of Business Administration in Shipping and Logistics is offered by Middlesex University Business School in conjunction with Lloyd's Maritime Academy. The programme curriculum has been designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills to further your maritime leadership and management career. Why study the MBA Shipping and Logistics at Middlesex...

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Course Content

The design and content of this MBA provides an integrated balance of management theories with their underlying practical application in the maritime sector. The MBA is the result of exhaustive research and has been developed in conjunction with maritime and logistics industry leaders, shipping executives, well-regarded academics and the next generation of management.

The MBA begins with a compulsory two week induction providing students with the opportunity to access and familiarise themselves with our state of the art online learning portal and other resources available throughout the programme. There are some compulsory short exercises during this period to allow introductions to the subject, the faculty and fellow peers.

Modules

  • Shipping Business Environment and International Trade (20 Credits) - Compulsory

  • Business Strategy (20 Credits) - Compulsory

  • Executive Leadership (20 Credits) - Compulsory

  • Advanced International Marketing (20 Credits) - Compulsory

  • Finance and Risk Management (20 Credits) - Compulsory

  • Optimising Business Performance (20 Credits) - Compulsory

  • Research Methods (10 Credits) - Optional

  • Information Management (20 Credits) - Optional*

  • Management Perspectives (20 Credits) - Optional*

  • Business Transformation Project (30 Credits) - Compulsory

  • Project (60 Credits) - Compulsory

The design and content of this MBA provides an integrated balance of management theories with their underlying practical application in the maritime sector. The MBA is the result of exhaustive research and has been developed in conjunction with maritime and logistics industry leaders, shipping executives, well-regarded academics and the next generation of management. The MBA begins...

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Available Dates

Location Start Date Price  

Online

Part Time, 2 years

September, 2020

£16500.00

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Entry Requirements

Qualifications

  • A Bachelors Degree or an equivalent qualification normally at second class honours or above.
  • Candidates without an undergraduate honours degree must demonstrate a significant managerial experience and may be required to submit a GMAT test. Where English is a second language you may be required to demonstrate a minimum IELTS or TEOFL score.

Further requirements

A minimum of two years' relevant managerial or professional work experience since undergraduate graduation. Managerial experience means having responsibility for people and/or functions and/or relevant technical expertise.

At least two years' experience working in the maritime industry or related sector.

Eligibility

UK/EU and international students are eligible to apply for this course.

Academic credit for previous study or experience

If you have relevant qualifications or work experience, academic credit may be awarded towards your Middlesex University programme of study. For further information please visit our Accreditation of Prior Learning page.

Interviews, entrance tests, portfolios and auditions

Entry onto this course does not require an interview, portfolio or audition.

Qualifications A Bachelors Degree or an equivalent qualification normally at second class honours or above. Candidates without an undergraduate honours degree must demonstrate a significant managerial experience and may be required to submit a GMAT test. Where English is a second language you may be required to demonstrate a minimum IELTS or TEOFL...

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