MBA Degree Programme

Anglia Ruskin is one of the UK’s leading universities for enterprise, innovation and entrepreneurship. Anglia Ruskin’s and Hyria Business Institute’s new MBA uses the unique expertise to develop leaders and managers who are equipped to face the future and create thriving projects in challenging times.

For whom?

MBA (Master of Business Administration) Degree programme is a Master level degree of Business Administration and Management. MBA is designed for organisation management, superiors and key persons who want to develop themselves as strategic developers and successfully manage/coach hands-on business and personnel in line with the projected profitability targets.

In order to graduate with MBA requires that the applicant has an undergraduate university level degree or respective competence and skills with several years of work history in assignments related to business administration and management.


MBA Degree Programme combines the needs of strategic and operational business development and management in a unique way and strongly supports reaching the organisational goals in practice.

MBA is an example of disruptive thinking emerging in vocational education that will match future needs better than traditional degrees. Master of Business Administration is a program focused on enhancing existing skills, matching workplace exact needs with combination forward looking applied learning opportunities and learning by doing,

states Professor, Director for creative and digital sectors, Jan Storgårds from Anglia Ruskin University.

Schedule for studies

MBA Degree Programme starts annually in September. It is possible to give MBA studies a flexible start by choosing modules four times a year as MBA Diploma studies which will be credited to MBA Degree studies. The studies takes about 2 years depending on individual plans and targets for studying.

Location for studies

The contact instruction is carried out in the UK Cambridge and London campuses. Further the studies include online guidance, coaching and personal coaching. Team based and personal guiding sessions related to independent working and learning will be organised in Finland as well.

Cambridge is best known for its science, technology and education, especially in emerging technology. It is also mostly business to business cluster, similar what Finland is about.

states Jan Storgårds

MBA Degree Programme training programme extension, structure and contents

The overall extension of the MBA Degree Programme is 90 ECTS. MBA Degree is made up of four 15 ECTS periods entities each. On top of this the MBA includes a practical session with a development project and working, total of 30 ECTS. MBA working language is English. Guidence and coaching which supports independent studying are provided also in Finnish.

MBA period structure

Leadership / Sales and Marketing / Performance Management / Internal and External Internationalisation

MBA period contents

The four periods of the training programme contain 9 different modules:

  • Digitalisation, AI and Data in Innovation Management Module, 10 ECTS
  • Intrapreneurship and Entrepreneurial Thinking Module, 5 ECTS
  • Leadership Module, 10 ECTS
  • Organisational Behaviour and Internationalisation Module, 5 ECTS
  • Design thinking and Service Innovation Module, 5 ECTS
  • Project Management and Operations Module, 5 ECTS
  • Human Resource Management, 5 ECTS
  • Finance for Decision Making Module, 5 ECTS
  • Performance Management Module, 10 ECTS

Each theme of content is reviewed through the MBA framework:

Further information

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