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MBABusiness Administration (Healthcare)

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Executive MBA students come from a range of sectors and
organisational backgrounds, including manufacturing information
technology, retail and service, healthcare, the commercial and public
sectors and both large and small-to-medium sized enterprises (SMEs).
The Executive MBA is a career accelerator, and our experience shows
that you will progress by applying your learning to your personal and
professional life. It is also excellent preparation for further
applied research-based academic study in the form of a Doctor of
Business Administration (DBA) also offered at our Putteridge Bury

During this course you will:

  • Gain an internationally-recognised degree
  • Mix with other experienced managers
  • Have opportunities to attend high-profile business events run by
    the University’s Knowledge Hub and hear external speakers
  • Benefit from our weekend tutoring with supported learning
    materials, offering flexibility for busy lifestyles
  • Benefit from innovative learning materials and a course structured
    to maximise personal and strategic development opportunities
  • Experience a MBA course that is delivered worldwide, with
    possibilities for international day schools/networking events

The Executive MBA (Healthcare) consists of core units of the MBA with
additional units aimed at healthcare professionals:

  • Leading and managing people
  • Accounting for leaders
  • Marketing products and services in a dynamic environment
  • Governance and ethics for healthcare
  • Operations and project management
  • Strategy

Students can then select two options from the following:

  • Information systems for hospital and health services
  • Health economics: commissioning and providing for quality
  • Perspectives on public health and patient safety
  • Leading learning in healthcare environments


Career opportunities


Some of the personal professional development workshops are designed
to address career management skills relevant for learners at different
points in their career. Also during the course you will network with
other students, the course team and be invited to presentations and
lectures provided by the Knowledge Network, a vibrant and lively
meeting point for business people to share their knowledge and
opportunities. More information can be obtained on

The Business School offers courses on behalf of the Chartered
Management Institute and the Institute of Leadership and Management as
well as the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development. The
nationally recognised professional organisations all provide career
management information and networks.

It is important to stress that we plan to integrate personal,
academic and career development within the course and you as a
professional learner will feel better equipped to make relevant
decisions and moves in line with your personal and career goals.



We anticipate that when you complete your MBA you will possess the
ability to become a positive change agent in any organization, and in
particular and an obvious champion for the added value of a dynamic
and innovative organisational culture. You will also have had
extensive and continuous opportunity for reflective and critical
evaluation of your capability as a team worker and leader. The course
will also equip you to cope with the ever changing economic and policy
climate in the public or private sector by offering perspectives on

The course includes a professional and personal development strand
likely to enhance your employability, career management skills or
accelerate your career and bring value to your current and future
employment. One key theme throughout the course is the diversity of
the peer groups in which you will study thus providing a rich range of
opportunities for learning, networking and maximizing post course

During the course you will have extensive networking opportunities
e.g. you can talk through career management and further development
opportunities with your tutors your peers and the wider university
community. Whatever you decide to do you will have a toolkit of
knowledge and capabilities developed from the course that will support
and enable you.

Further study:

Decisions relating to further study can be made during or after the
course and you would be encouraged to keep in touch particularly by
attendance at Creativity Clubs and the opportunities provided by the
Knowledge Network. We will be running a series of Alumni events and
you will be invited to these which will offer the opportunity for
further study and contact with the University.

The tutors will always be there as a source of advice and help should
you want to progress your development further. The course is aimed at
self – directed and motivated individuals and it is unlikely you will
sit still. Alumni will be particularly welcome to input into
subsequent deliveries of the MBA. Students may wish to continue to the
DBA after some time.

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
Application deadline
1 Jun 2021 23:59:59
Europe/Budapest time

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
Application deadline
1 Jun 2021 23:59:59
Europe/Budapest time

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States