MBA (Environmental Management) Programme

With the increasing prices of commodities, the growing scarcity of production resources, and emergent scrutiny of business operations and their entire value chain by the public, it has become a strategic goal for businesses to develop and implement greater social and environmental efficiencies across the globe.

Next start date

05 August 2019

Format

Online

Structure

10 modules and an Environmental Management dissertation completed in 2 - 4 years depending on your schedule and learning goals

How to apply

Online application form

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Fees per module

US$ 300
UGX 1,110,000
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Total Programme Cost

US$ 3400
UGX 12,580,000
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About this programme

Our MBA in Environmental Management provides a high quality,
interdisciplinary, postgraduate qualification to professionals wishing to deepen their
understanding of environmental issues and learn about theoretical and
methodological advances that are being deployed to tackle them.
The programme is designed to enable graduates become change-makers by
developing their ability to design, evaluate and implement management tools and
policy responses to the myriad of sustainability challenges. It explores opportunities
for creation of innovative and sustainable solutions across all sectors to drive positive
environmental change.

What you'll learn

In this programme, you will take 10 modules each weighted at 4 or  5 Credit Units and write an MBA dissertation worth 12 Credit Units in the specific area of Environmental Management .   You are free to take a minimum of 1 module to a maximum of three modules in a term.  A term is made up of 3 months of study and one week of final module examination.  Each student shall spend an additional 6 to 9 months of supervised dissertation writing to fulfill the requirements for the MBA (Environmental Management Specialisation).

Therefore, this study model  provides flexibility that enables you to complete the MBA in Environmental Management programme in 2 to 4 academic years depending on the pace that suits your schedule and learning  goals.

You will study:

Institutional Requirements (Mandatory)

  1. Critical Thinking and Decision Making
  2. Research Methodology

Core MBA Modules  (Mandatory)

  1.   Strategic Leadership and Management
  2.   Managing People in Organisation
  3.   Procurement and Contract Negotiations
  4.   Financial Management OR  Financial Accounting
  5.   Contemporary Marketing Strategies and Practices  OR e-Business Technology Management

Environmental Management Specialisation Modules  (Choose any three)

  1.   Environment and Sustainable Development
  2.   Environmental Management and Auditing
  3.   Environmental Impact Assessment
  4.   Renewable Energy Management

MBA Dissertation on Environmental Management  (Mandatory)

Target students

We have designed our MBA (Environmental Management Specialisation) for:

  1. Individuals and executives seeking appropriate management and leadership skills in Environmental Management and Sustainability.
  2. Graduates that expect to develop skills and critical thinking in business, management and administration.
  3. Individuals seeking competencies to a better position as change agents for sustainable business and future.
  4. Those looking to gain the entrepreneurial tools that will enable them to put their own business plan into practice.

Career Prospects

The MBA in Environmental Management opens the doors for students to an array of environment-focused careers both locally and in the international market. Students will gain competencies to position themselves within private agencies, environmental consultancies, governments, NGOs and different environmental related international organizations.  The MBA in Environmental Management enables our graduates to work at the nexus with all relevant disciplines to advance the sustainable environment agenda in business practices.

Meet the Facilitators

"We had a vast range of reading materials and the lecturers were professional and interesting"
Clare Asiimwe
MPH

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