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University of Birmingham, one of the prestigious universities of the United Kingdom, in partnership with Wiley’s University Services, is inviting applications for its online MBA program. The University of Birmingham’s online MBA programme is ranked 30th in the world (QS 2022), and is remarkably known for its 100% Online Masters in Business Administration (MBA) accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA).

While online education has seen significant investment over the past two years owing to the global pandemic, the University of Birmingham builds on years of expertise in delivering high quality business education programmes online. The Online MBA is a sector relevant, accessible programme centered on the challenges of responsible business. Since the program is delivered fully online, it is ideal for international students—In 2020, 67% of the programme’s students participated from over 70 countries around the world. Upon graduation, students will be able to step into a senior leadership role and make a greater impact in the world of business.

The University of Birmingham’s online MBA programme is a 180-credit full master’s programme spanning two and a half years. In the first year, students will complete core modules and gain essential business knowledge. Topics of study include international business and strategy, operations management, organisational behaviour and more. In the second year, students can choose six elective modules that most closely align with their career goals, such as entrepreneurship and innovation, advanced business strategy, business ethics and several others. The programme also entails a robust credit-backed research project. Enrolment into the programme promises unique learning experiences through online lectures from distinguished business leaders and esteemed faculty, optional on-campus workshops, and virtual networking events.

Ian Myatt, Director of Insight, Channels and Educational Enterprise at the University of Birmingham said, “The University of Birmingham is known for its bespoke quality and excellence. Our programmes are backed by extensive research, quality curriculum, and a gold standard certification. Our fully online MBA programme is designed with the help of industry partnerships and ensures that students meet the demands of today’s global marketplace. The online MBA is delivered from a leading digital delivery platform and features regular webinars. These live sessions bring together the entire cohort of students along with breakout groups and facilitated discussions, which allow for more detailed information exchange and reflection between students. Through this programme, we intend to empower learners with resourceful education and meaningful knowledge which could help unlock new avenues for career and growth.”

Todd Zipper, Wiley’s Executive Vice President and General Manager of University Services and Talent Development said, “Building on our long-term association with University of Birmingham, we are proud to support the University’s online MBA programme. At Wiley, we have always been committed to helping knowledge seekers have accessible, affordable higher education options that lead to impactful career outcomes. We are certain that students will benefit from our quality services and delivery.”

The applications for the University of Birmingham’s online MBA programme are open until 6th June 2022. To apply for the Online MBA from the Birmingham Business School, learners require to be a holder of a three-year BA/BAA/BCom/BSc/LLB or four-year BE/B. Tech from a recognised university (the final grade would need to be 60% or higher, which is equivalent to a UK 2:1), and a minimum of three years’ professional experience at management level.

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