Photos of university / #sunderlanduni
You will develop a deep strategic understanding of the different functions within organisations. You will also learn how to re-apply the best of international management practices and how to implement approaches that deliver outstanding results.
In addition to the core elements completed by all our MBA students, you will complete a specialist module: Hospitality Management Studies. You will also undertake a dissertation related to the hospitality industry.
At Sunderland, we focus on problem-solving ability and linking theory to real-world challenges. As part of this, you will visit companies both in the UK and in Europe, and also learn from guest speakers who share their practical business experiences.
We understand that your MBA is part of an onward journey. We offer extensive career support to help you gain a rapid return on your investment in yourself.
If you prefer, you can choose to pursue our broad-based MBA or a more specialist MBA that has a specific reference in the award title to Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Marketing, Finance,HRM or Supply Chain Management.
Modules on this course include:
- Hospitality Management Studies (30 Credits)
- Managing and Leading People (15 Credits)
- Operations Management (15 Credits)
- Marketing Management (15 Credits)
- International Business Environment (15 Credits)
- Global Corporate Strategy (15 Credits)
- Financial Management and Control (15 Credits)
- MBA Dissertation (60 Credits) in the field of Hospitality management
We usually require applicants to hold at least a 2:2 honours degree or equivalent.You must have a minimum of six months work experience at graduate level and you should be able to demonstrate your ability to operate at a managerial level.If you have already covered one or more of the topics covered by the course, and would like to apply for accreditation of prior learning (APL), please contact the course leader. English Language Requirements IELTS band: 6 CAE score: (read more) Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) is part of the Cambridge English suite and is targeted at a high level (IETLS 6.5-8.0). It is an international English language exam set at the right level for academic and professional success. Developed by Cambridge English Language Assessment - part of the University of Cambridge - it helps you stand out from the crowd as a high achiever. 60 (Grade C) IMPORTANT NOTE: Since April 2014 the ETS tests (including TOEFL and TOEIC) are no longer accepted for Tier 4 visa applications to the United Kingdom. The university might still accept these tests to admit you to the university, but if you require a Tier 4 visa to enter the UK and begin your degree programme, these tests will not be sufficient to obtain your Visa. The IELTS test is most widely accepted by universities and is also accepted for Tier 4 visas to the UK- learn more.
Scholarships on offer include cash bursaries, reduced tuition fees, free accommodation and free public transport.