Executive Master Of Business Administration

Mode of Study: Block Release (Mutare, Harare and Chimoio)

About the Programme

The MBA programme is designed to provide a basic understanding of the field of management as well as deepen the knowledge in a selected area with a view to preparing its graduates for general management functions. The programme is designed to integrate theory and practice related to the African environment within the context of globalization.


Entry Requirements

  1. A good first degree of a University recognized by Africa University or a professional qualification obtained by formal study and examination and recognized as a degree equivalent by AU
  2. At least 4 years of post-qualification work experience in a managerial position
  3. Competence in basic Mathematics not below GCE ‘O’ Level
  4. In exceptional cases, students possessing other tertiary educational qualifications besides those specified above and with a good track record of managerial or entrepreneurial experience may be considered for admission to the programme

Year One Semester One

  1. MEC501 Economics (3 credits)
  2. MAC501 Financial and Management Accounting (3 credits)
  3. MBA501 Research Methods & Report Writing (1 credit)
  4. MBA502 Information Technology (2 credits)
  5. MMS 502 Management & Organizational Behaviour (3 credits)
  6. MKT501 Marketing Management (3 credits)
Total credit hours: 15

Year One Semester Two

  1. MMS501 Management Information System (3 credits)
  2. MBA503 Quantitative Methods (3 credits)
  3. MFN501 Financial Management (3 credits)
  4. MMS511 Strategic Management (3 credits)
  5. MPA501 Public Policy Analysis (3 credits)
Total credit hours: 15

Year Two Semester One

  1. MMS505 HRM and Industrial Relations (3 credits)
  2. MBA510 Project Report (3 credits)
  3. Specialization (total of 9 credit hours)
Total credit hours: 15

Year Two Semester Two

  1. MBA511 Dissertation Proposal and Defense
  2. MBA512 Dissertation Report Writing(6 credits)
Total credit hours: 9