Master of Business Administration (MBA)
“The best way to predict the future is to create it ” - Peter F. Drucker
Designed for your success, the MBA creates distinctive managers with a comprehensive knowledge of the latest business practices. The part-time online blended learning MBA, delivered in exclusive partnership with Robert Kennedy College Zurich, is designed for those working in a wide variety of managerial, technical and professional roles.
This global “gold standard” management qualification provides a rigorous and challenging postgraduate business and management experience in which students develop alongside other experienced managers and business professionals to facilitate their becoming more effective managers or professionals.
Learn at Switzerland’s premier private college and graduate with students from over 150 different countries and from the University of Cumbria.
Duration: Minimum 18 months, maximum 5 years
Delivery method: Mostly online via OnlineCampus (an interactive online learning environment) with intensive class discussion and collaboration, plus a one-week compulsory residency. The residency is organized by the University of Cumbria in the United Kingdom.
Places: Limited to 90 per term.
Ranking: In the Guardian University Guide for Business and Management Studies (2011), the University of Cumbria is ranked in the top three higher-education institutions in the North West of England.
Tuition fees: 11,500 CHF (Swiss Francs) Approximately: 11885.25 USD / 9205.75 EUR / 7833.8 GBP. This includes library access, OnlineCampus access, graduation fees, and University of Cumbria matriculation fees. Fees are payable in interest free installments. The fees are for the entire programme, and include all the courses as well as supervision for the final dissertation. Residency costs, such as airfare and accomodation, plus a 400 CHF fee to cover the expenses of the residency (e.g. excursions, cruise and dinner), and some of the textbooks that you will need for the course are not included in these fees.
Terms: Four terms per year: Winter, Spring, Summer and Autumn.
Accreditation and Worldwide Recognition: This programme is offered in exclusive partnership with the University of Cumbria. Once you complete your studies at Robert Kennedy College, you will receive a degree from the University of Cumbria, which is duly accredited by the British Government. University of Cumbria degrees are recognized worldwide.
You can visit the University of Cumbria website at http://www.cumbria.ac.uk.