Stafford Associates, Offering an Online MSc in Management

Dubai, India (PressExposure) April 23, 2012 -- Stafford Associates, based in the Middle East, is offering an internationally recognised MSc degree in Management, awarded by a world renowned UK university. The course helps students develop the skills they need to become a successful manager. It provides students with a thorough understanding of the functions of management, giving them an insight into a manager's outlook in the workplace. The current fee of the programme is USD 13,550.

The programme trains students in the skills they need to succeed in the workplace and get to the higher echelons of management. Although the course is normally studied over a 24 month period, the duration may be extended to suit the students' individual needs for up to a maximum period of five years.

An MSc in Management helps students gather awareness of a range of subjects applicable to the management of people and organisations. They learn analytical and problem-solving skills required in the contemporary private, public and not-for-profit sectors. The course provides insight into the nature of management and human behaviour within organisations. They also develop a sensitivity to cultural difference and the ability to work in a multi-cultural environment.

The course provides students with requisite quantitative awareness and encourages them to develop personal skills needed for academic and business environments. It presents the concepts of business management in all types of organisations and introduces them to the marketing mix elements. They learn to deploy marketing ideas in a strategic sense, manage the value chain, work within and adapt the organisational structures and do effective human resource management.

The students learn management concepts such as PEST, SWOT and stakeholder analysis. They also get appraised with critical perspectives on management which includes impact of globalisation on businesses, business ethics and corporate responsibility. While pursuing the MSc degree in Management, they will also get lessons in business-to-business marketing, supply chain management, branding, communication, public finance, project management and international organisational behaviour.

About Stafford Associates:

Stafford Associates is a renowned distance learning centre offering online and distance learning courses. Formed in 1993, it offers higher education options to professionals in the Middle East. They offer specifically developed teaching material designed to train working students. Courses offered through them help students boost their career prospects.

Contact Information:

Stafford Associates - Dubai
P.O. Box 500358
Block 6, F 01
Dubai - UAE
Ph.: +971 4 3901685
Fax: +971 4 3664574

About Stafford Associates

Stafford Associates is a renowned distance learning centre offering online and distance learning courses.

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Press Release Submitted On: April 23, 2012 at 5:37 am
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