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Institute of Management

Islamic Finance (MBA)

Programme Features

  • The MBA Islamic Finance programme offers students the chance to join a well-established postgraduate community engaged in preparing themselves for a career in executive management in the Islamic Finance Sector.
  • Teaching and supervision is offered by well qualified and experienced teams of staff drawn from the Centre of Islamic Finance and Bolton Business School.
  • The university enjoys excellent libraries, 24/7 IT facilities, Wi-Fi and learning areas. All students studying on the MBA Islamic Finance programme will be provided with access to a research and study skills module which will assist them in their academic studies.
  • On successful completion of programme students may apply for membership of the Chartered Management Institute (terms and conditions apply).

Course Duration

  • One year full-time.

Islamic Finance (Executive MBA)

Programme Features

  • The Islamic Finance (Executive MBA) has the same course content as the full-time programme, with teaching and supervision delivered by staff from the Centre of Islamic Finance and the Institute of Management at the University of Bolton.
  • Guest lecturers from the International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) will be held on the need for holistic approaches to strategy, risks, key stakeholder interests and financial performance.
  • The two-year part-time course allows students to combine work and study commitments.

Course Duration

  • Two years part-time.

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Programme Features

  • The MBA offers students the chance to join a well-established postgraduate community engaged in preparing themselves for a career in executive management.
  • Teaching and supervision is offered by a well-qualified and experienced team of staff drawn from business and academia.
  • The university enjoys excellent libraries, 24/7 IT facilities, Wi-Fi and learning areas. All students studying for the MBA will be provided with access to a research and study skills module which will assist them in their academic studies.
  • On successful completion of programme students may apply for membership of the Chartered Management Institute (terms and conditions apply).

Course Duration

  • One year full-time.

Master of Business Administration (MBA) (Top up)

Programme Features

  • The MBA Top-up is a fast track programme for those who already have a postgraduate qualification in management. A key element of this programme is the MBA dissertation.
  • Applicants will study full-time over two trimesters, which is less than a full calendar year. They will need at least two years’ work experience and a Level 7 qualification with at least 100 credits at HE7.
  • The overall aim of the programme is to prepare students for a career at senior management level.
  • Students will enhance their knowledge and skills in strategic thinking appropriate for a global economy.
  • On successful completion of programme students may apply for membership of the Chartered Management Institute (terms and conditions apply).

Course Duration

  • 32 weeks full-time.

Executive Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Programme Features

  • The Executive MBA is a part-time programme for business professionals preparing to become senior managers.
  • Its focus is on the development of knowledge and understanding of strategic management issues in order to reflect on and improve business and management practice. The programme is designed to dovetail with the demands of a full-time job.
  • This part-time three-year course runs on one evening a week from 6–9pm. Learning is supported via interactive in-class sessions and independent study.
  • The learning and teaching strategy for each individual module is detailed in the module guides that students will receive at the beginning of each semester.
  • Graduates of this Executive MBA may be eligible for a dual award from the CMI – the CMI’s Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management & Leadership.

Course Duration

  • Three years part-time.

Retail Management (MBA)

Programme Features

  • Course materials are available online, and the university’s excellent libraries, 24/7 IT facilities, Wi-Fi and learning areas are freely available for students' use. Students are given access to a research and study skills module to assist their studies.
  • Assignments focus on research into established retail organisations and students are encouraged to engage in genuine and current retail-centred research.
  • On successful completion of programme students may apply for membership of the Chartered Management Institute (terms and conditions apply).

Course Duration

  • One year full-time.

Retail Management (Executive MBA)

Programme Features

  • The Retail Management (Executive MBA) follows the same course content as the full-time programme, above.

Course Duration

  • Three years part-time.

MBA Tuition Fees

The following are the typical annual course fees for MBA students submitted to us by the university (Reddin Survey of University Tuition Fees 2018–2019). Always confirm individual course fees with the university.

Student Origin MBA (£)
Home/EU 8,500
Overseas 11,250

Address

Institute of Management, Bolton Central, Great Moor St, BL3 6DT