Foundation in Business Administration and English
Foundation in Business Administration and English

Overview

This four week programme introduces key business and management concepts and theories. It is designed to prepare young executives and recent graduates for an MBA or similar postgraduate course in the UK.

 

 

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The programme helped me to improve my communication skills and develop new skills that were useful during my MBA.

Dorella Chu Rapizza, FBAE 2014

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The benefits

  • Insight into the fundamentals of core business disciplines
  • Key communication and interpersonal skills through regular presentations carried out on the course
  • Knowledge and confidence to use business and conversational English through total immersion in listening, speaking, reading and writing
  • Knowledge of how to work effectively in multi cultural teams
  • Broader understanding and appreciation of management practice from a range of business sectors
  • Full insight to the academic and classroom environment
  • Ability to adjust your working mode to meet different challenges from those of the professional world
  • Delegates become part of our Executive Education Network, continuing their links with the business school through regular updates and events.

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Testimonial

The programme helped me to improve my communication skills and develop new skills that were useful during my MBA.

Dorella Chu Rapizza, FBAE 2014

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The delegates

Graduates, postgraduates and junior managers who are looking to develop their business knowledge and management skills in preparation for an MBA or similar postgraduate course in a UK educational institution.

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Testimonial

The programme helped me to improve my communication skills and develop new skills that were useful during my MBA.

Dorella Chu Rapizza, FBAE 2014

Clients and testimonials page >>

The programme

This intensive programme will develop skills in three key areas – business concepts, general management skills and study tools. It gives an excellent overview of modern business practice.

Business management disciplines covered include:

  • Business communication and presentation
  • Management of organisations
  • Accounting and finance
  • Change management
  • Macro-economics
  • Strategy
  • Marketing
  • Creativity in business
  • Leadership

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Testimonial

The programme helped me to improve my communication skills and develop new skills that were useful during my MBA.

Dorella Chu Rapizza, FBAE 2014

Clients and testimonials page >>

The team

Marie-Claude Witcombe Marie-Claude Witcombe,
Programme Director
Nick Clifford Nick Clifford,
Academic Director
Joanne Cherry Joanne Cherry,
Programme Administrator

Featured videos

Testimonial

The programme helped me to improve my communication skills and develop new skills that were useful during my MBA.

Dorella Chu Rapizza, FBAE 2014

Clients and testimonials page >>

Contact details

Marie-Claude Witcombe
Programme Director
marie-claude.witcombe@manchester.ac.uk

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0161 820 5752
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Programme information

1 - 26 August 2016
Dates
Location Cost
Manchester
£2,145
Location
Cost

Key features

Flexible format of either 4 or 8 weeks
Preparation for an MBA or similar postgraduate course in the UK
Previous students have come from Europe, South America, The Middle East, Japan, Korea, China, Thailand and Turkey
Previous students have come from Europe, South America, The Middle East, Japan, Korea, China, Thailand and Turkey
The relatively small size of the class (14 - 18) offers an environment conducive to achieve successful interaction and team work.</div>
The relatively small size of the class (14 - 18) offers an environment conducive to achieve successful interaction and team work.