Masters Programmes


The Master of Business Administration (MBA) is an esteemed postgraduate qualification that provides an overview of key business practices and is highly valued by top employers and businesses globally.

An MBA is usually studied once you’ve gained a few years of professional experience and achievement of this degree can lead to greater professional prospects, improved professional reputation and a wider business network.

Course structure

Stage 1:

Course: OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership (120 credits)
Course Duration: 1 Year

Mandatory Units:

  • Strategic Management (20 credits)
  • Strategic Leadership (20 credits)
  • Strategic Human Resource Management (20 credits)
  • Advanced Business Research Methods (20 credits)

Optional units: Choose any TWO:

  • Strategic Financial Management (20 credits)
  • Supply Chain and Operations Management (20 credits)
  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation (20 credits)
  • Globalisation and Corporate Governance (20 credits)
  • Strategic Change Management (20 credits)
  • Strategic Marketing (20 credits)

OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership is delivered by Learnkey Training Institute and awarded by OTHM.

Stage 2:

Course: Master of Business Administration (MBA) (top-up) delivered by London Graduate School through the virtual learning platform.
Course Duration: 6 months

Module information and delivery:

  • Consultancy Project Report – compulsory

The MBA (top-up) consists a compulsory single module ‘Consultancy Project Report’ worth 60 credits. The module provides the opportunity for you to examine an area of particular interest within an appropriate organisational context. The module is designed to make a major contribution to your professional and intellectual development, through enabling you to demonstrate your capacity for sustained independent thought, learning and critical reflection.

The purpose of this programme is to deliver a practical and realistic solution to a business-related strategic challenge, which in turn is supported by appropriate reference to theoretical and conceptual analysis.

You will evidence this by producing a ‘Consultancy Project Report’ of 12,000 words.

The Consultancy Project Report is delivered and assessed by our UK based academic team using our virtual learning platform and direct support from your allocated supervisor.

The ‘Consultancy Project’ module could be completed in one academic term of 15 weeks or may be studied part-time over two terms.)

The Master of Business Administration programme is validated and awarded by University of Chichester.

Entry requirements

  • An honours degree in related subject or UK level 6 diploma or an equivalent overseas qualification
  • Must have a minimum of 2 years’ work experience at graduate level, in either a managerial or professional capacity which may include voluntary work, placements, internships, project management etc.
  • Mature learners (over 21) with management experience (learners must check with the delivery centre regarding this experience prior to registering for the programme)
  • English requirements: If a learner is not from a majority English- speaking country must provide evidence of English language competency.


We want students on our course to have the support they need to make the most of their investment in their own future.

You will receive excellent support from our academic team, including your programme manager and your supervisor who will be with you every step of the way.


OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership Intakes: February, May, August, October
MBA (TOP UP) Intakes: September, January, and May.

Tuition Fees:

EU/Maltese: €5650
NON-EU: €6650

Other Fees:
Registration Fee: €250
Assignment Submission Fee: €60 per assignment


1 Academic Year (Stage 1)
6 Months (Stage 2)






OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership Intakes: February, May, August, October

MBA (TOP UP) Intakes:
September, January, and May.