Epsom, United Kingdom

Mini Creative International MBA

when 15 July 2019 - 2 August 2019
language English
duration 3 weeks
fee GBP 3500

Acquire the business fundamentals and the hands-on experience needed to turn your ideas into ventures in a three-week, full-time program. UCA Summer MBA – Full Time is a certificate program that provides an overview of business and financial fundamental knowledge to succeed at any entrepreneurial venture.

Learn business concepts that span core business skills and also tactical functional skills. Reinforce lessons learned through practical application with team venture projects, where participants work in teams of five or six to develop a new product or service for an existing organization or a new venture.

Learn to successfully present your ideas during a daylong communications bootcamp, where you’ll develop your brief elevator pitch. You’ll get the opportunity to test your idea at the culmination of the program during final presentations to a panel of Industry experts.

Target group

International Students

Course aim

Week one
Understand the importance of investment and financial decisions in creating and capturing value for businesses, as well as obtaining sustainable competitive advantages. You will learn how to analyse financial statements and corporate finance structure, examine the means used by companies to raise finance and manage financial risk. Graduating with the ability to maximise corporate value and minimise financial risk, you can look forward to an influential role in management.

Week two
Enhance your understanding of information management issues affecting modern businesses, and learn how various systems can help to ensure efficiency. You will discover how organisations can gain a competitive edge through good supply chain design and effective use of ICT. The knowledge and skills you acquire during the modules will prove crucial in your future management career.

Week three
In week 3 you will explore how strategy is formed and how it impacts upon businesses, as well as the importance of strategic management. You will be introduced to concepts, frameworks and practices in strategic management, in addition to leadership methods. Everything you learn will help you to excel in middle or senior level management. Learn how to interpret and develop marketing strategies in the current and future business environment. You will study the internationalisation of business and marketing strategy, taking into consideration current trends from the marketplace.

Fee info

GBP 3500: What's included?

- 12 days of academic teaching and creativity
- Accommodation for the full three weeks
- Airport pick-up and drop-off*
- Two meals a day provided through the University's refectory (Monday - Friday)
- Cultural visits every Wednesday (including entry fees)
- Programme of optional social events during evenings and free weekend time**
- UCA International Summer School t-shirt.

*Only available on advertised dates from/to London Heathrow (LHR) Airport.

** Additional costs may apply to certain optional events.
GBP 3250: Early Bird - if booked before 18th March 2019.