University of East London

Course Introduction

The programme is offered as a career development generalist programme within a given sector for those who have a 1st degree (or equivalent) and relevant work experience on which the learning process should build; the programme can be considered as a management conversion programme at masters level; the MBA is based on the recognition that international and global business skills and understanding are required if firms and those working within them are to compete effectively and thus maximise the potential or their resources; to build on this recognition the programme offers an optional extra semesters study in Washington DC, USA at the Kogood School of Business which includes a business related internship; the main emphasis is on leadership through strategic management where students are expected to ground their new knowledge within the base of their previous professional experience; students are expected to reflect on and learn from prior experience and combine this with new knowledge to apply to new situations.

Course Modules

Modules include: Issues in Islamic banking and finance; research methods in accounting and finance; Islamic banking and financial regulation; management dissertation; optional modules.

Course Additional Entry

Minimum 2.2 Honours degree in economics, finance or accounting or another appropriate discipline (or recognised international equivalent). IELTs 6.0 Overall with 6.0 Writing and Speaking 5.5 Reading and Listening.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £12,100  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £9,360  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £1,560  Single Module. First year home fees