Masters in Business Administration – Top Up

Master of Business Administration,
Canterbury Christ Church University (CCCU), UK

Extended Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership,
Awarded by Pearson, UK

Certified Manager Programme,
Awarded by Chartered Institute of Management, UK

This MBA program is thoughtfully designed to empower participants with essential contemporary management expertise and knowledge, cultivating a strong entrepreneurial mindset rooted in robust business principles. In response to the dynamic transformations in today's swiftly evolving business environment, the program places a premium on enhancing analytical and decision-making proficiencies. Participants will develop mastery in an array of vital tools and techniques crucial for conceptualizing and managing globally competitive products and services.

In partnership with Canterbury Christ Church University (CCCU) and Pearson, this MBA program by Westford Uni Online, complemented by a Postgraduate (Level-7) Extended Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership, provides a distinct educational pathway for both full-time students and working professionals pursuing a highly esteemed advanced qualification. The curriculum is meticulously tailored to align with industry requisites, and its delivery format is thoughtfully calibrated to accommodate the demanding schedules of professionals.

The program includes an Extended Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership accredited by Pearson UK, ultimately facilitating advanced-entry admission to the MBA program awarded by Canterbury Christ Church University (CCCU), UK.

The MBA Program offered through the partnership of Westford and CCCU will be conducted over three trimesters, with intakes in January, May, and September. Upon successful fulfilment of all modules, participants will be eligible to obtain a maximum of 180 Credits.

PART 1: The first segment of the program encompasses six modules completed within a span of six months. Successful completion of Part One will earn participants a total of 120 credits.

Name of the ModuleCredits
Strategic Leadership and Management20
Strategic Change Management20
Strategic Supply Chain Management20
Strategic Marketing Management20
Strategic Human Resource Management20
Research Methods20

Part Two: MBA Top-up

Part Two of the MBA comprises one mandatory module and thesis work. Upon completion of Part Two, Learners will receive 60 credits.

Name of the ModuleCredits
Independent study - Business Plan40
Market Research20

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    Awarded By

    Canterbury Christ Church University (CCCU), UK


    12-15 Months


    180 UK Credits


    Blended Learning

    Triple Crown Certification

    Opportunity to attend convocation in the UK

    Career Prospects

    Obtaining an MBA degree can significantly enhance your job prospects and open up various opportunities across industries. Here are some potential job prospects for someone who has achieved an MBA degree:

    In this role, you'd be responsible for optimizing the operational processes within a company, aiming to improve productivity and profitability.

    Operations Director

    You can work closely with the leadership team to develop and implement strategic plans for the organization's growth and success.

    Strategic Planning Manager

    As a management consultant, you would provide expertise to organizations seeking to improve their management practices, strategies, and operations.

    Management Consultant

    This role involves identifying and pursuing opportunities for business growth and expansion.

    Business Development Manager

    Armed with an entrepreneurial spirit and strategic leadership skills, you might choose to start and manage your own business.


    You could lead and oversee projects, ensuring they are completed on time, within budget, and meeting the set goals.

    Project Manager

    In this role, you would manage an organization's financial health, making strategic decisions related to investments, budgets, and financial planning.

    Financial Manager

    You might manage the supply chain process, optimizing the flow of goods and services from supplier to consumer.

    Supply Chain Manager:

    These are just a few examples of the diverse job prospects that an MBA degree can offer. The specific opportunities will vary depending on your specialization, prior experience, and the industry you choose to pursue.

    Educational Partner

    About Canterbury Christ Church University

    Canterbury Christ Church University (CCCU) has been an important part of the Kent community for over 50 years, delivering education that makes a meaningful and positive difference in people’s lives. In the 1960s, the University began as a teacher training college in response to a national teacher shortage. They are still shaping their curriculum and researching crucial societal issues on a national and global scale. Canterbury Christ Church University offers a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses in many subject areas including teacher education, health and medicine, digital and creative arts, humanities, social and applied sciences, and technology and engineering. With 17,000 students from 100 different countries enrolled, CCCU has a passionate belief in the power of Higher Education to enrich and transform lives.

    The University’s mission is to pursue excellence in higher education: transforming individuals, creating knowledge, enriching communities, and building a sustainable future.

    CCCU is deeply committed to:

    • The development of the whole person, respecting and nurturing the inherent dignity and potential of each individual.
    • The power of higher education to enrich individuals, communities and nations.
    • The integration of excellent teaching, research and knowledge exchange.
    • A friendly, inclusive and professional community of students and staff, preparing individuals to contribute to a just and sustainable future.

    Since its opening, it prides itself in supporting thousands of students and graduates in achieving their potential, injecting talent and knowledge into the economy and helping communities flourish. In 2022, CCCU is celebrating our Diamond Jubilee, marking 60 years of making a positive difference in people’s lives, through our education, research, and innovation.

    CCCU Achievements

    • The University features a prestigious silver rating in the Teaching Excellence Framework, exceeding national quality requirements for UK universities.
    • Nearly 90% of their research submitted to the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF) was assessed as “World Leading”, “Internationally Excellent”, or “Internationally Recognized”.
    • Canterbury Christ Church University ranks 17th out of the 104 large multi-subject universities with more than 3,000 graduates, based on figures from the HESA Graduate Outcomes survey.

    About Pearson

    Pearson BTEC Higher National qualifications are widely recognized b industry and higher education as the principal vocational qualification at levels 4 and 5. When redeveloping the Pearson BTEC Higher National qualifications in Computing, we collaborated with a wide range of students, employers, higher education providers, colleges, and subject experts to ensure that the new qualifications meet their needs and expectations. We also worked closely with relevant professional bodies, to ensure alignment with recognized professional standards.

    Why Pearson?

    • Globally recognized academic and vocational qualifications.
    • Regulated by Ofqual (England), SQA Accreditation (Scotland), CCEA Accreditation (Northern Ireland) and Qualification Wales (Wales).
    • Pearson has over 45 Progression Partners and support more than 250 Online Degree Programmes.
    • Setting a new gold standard in education, with unrivalled support for teachers and students every step of the way.

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    About Chartered Management Institute (CMI)

    The Chartered Management Institute (CMI) works with businesses and educational institutions to inspire people to become skilled, confident, and successful managers and leaders.

    Chartered Management Institute is the only chartered professional body dedicated to promoting the highest standards in management and leadership excellence.

    Over 100,000 managers use CMI’s unique services regularly. Organizations like Jaguar, Land Rover, Royal Bank of Scotland, Fujitsu, Allianz, Silverstone, Royal Air Force, London South Bank, and Royal College of Physicians amongst others use Chartered Management Institute certifications for certifying their professionals.

    Key Highlights

    • CMI promotes the highest standards in management and leadership excellence.
    • It is the ultimate management accolade backed by a unique royal charter.
    • Provides practical insight for both today’s leaders and the next generation.
    • Currently has 100k active learners and boasts 12000+ Chartered managers.

    Why you should do this Program

    Competitive Advantage

    With an MBA from CCCU, an Extended Diploma from Pearson and a certificate from CMI all awarded as a result of pursuing a single program, individuals gain a competitive edge in the job market, making them more attractive to employers. The triple certification program, along with adding weightage to professionals’ educational backgrounds also instilling theoretical and practical knowledge of Leadership, Management and Business, that enhances their proficiency and expertise.


    There are four pillars of strength that Westford Uni Online is founded upon- delivery of quality education, Accessibility, Credibility and Affordability. For students under strenuous financial conditions, Westford offers flexible payment methods. These benefits are in addition to the various scholarships that Westford Online offers.

    Blended Learning Format

    Blended onsite and synchronous learning combines the advantages of in-person and real-time online learning, offering a range of benefits to students. This approach provides flexibility in terms of time and location, allowing students to attend on-site classes while also participating in synchronous online sessions. Blended learning also provides access to a wide range of digital resources, encourages interaction among peers and instructors, and ultimately leads to improved learning outcomes.

    Network Building

    Westford has catered to over 130 nationalities through its programs. Westford’s MBA programs often provide opportunities to build a robust professional network, connecting individuals with like-minded peers and experienced professionals. Westford Uni Online organises various bootcamps and events that serve as an opportunity for aspirants to connect with one another, across the globe.


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