MBA with Operations and Project Management

MBA with Operations and Project Management
Awarded by Abertay University, Scotland
Extended Diploma in Operations & Project Management
Awarded by Scottish Qualifications Authority, UK
Certified Project Management Professional
Awarded by Chartered Management Institute, UK

The MBA with Operations and Project Management offered by Abertay University through Westford Uni Online serves as a steppingstone for professionals to progress in their careers and undertake managerial roles with deeper knowledge and insight into the field of operations and project management.

There are certain departments that are essential to almost all kinds of industries; Operations and Project Management happens to be one such department. This implies that the need and scope for growth within this field is promising, especially for those who for those who take the initiative to equip themselves with the knowledge and skills required to take businesses to newer heights.

This MBA focuses on expansion of theoretical knowledge and refinement of managerial skills that pave the way for professionals to progress in their careers as project and/or operations managers.

This degree programme is taught via a blended-learning pedagogical method with online classes and on-site workshops delivered by industry experts and experienced faculty members of the institution. Being a UK quality degree, it promotes self-learning through encouraging extensive research and application.

The program also features a capstone project that gives learners the opportunity to showcase their understanding of the subject matter. Upon completion of the degree program, learners will be awarded two certifications in addition to the Degree.  

Part One: Extended Diploma in Operations & Project Management, SQA

Upon completion of the 6 modules of Part 1, students will be eligible for receiving the Extended Diploma in Operations & Project Management, Awarded by Scottish Qualifications Authority, UK. These modules contribute towards a total of 120 credits.
Strategic Leadership and HR Practices in Organisations
Sustainability and Business
International Marketing Management
Strategic Management
Operations and Project Management
Implementation & Evaluation of Business Projects

Part Two: MBA with Operations and Project Management Top Up

Upon completion of the 3 modules of Part 2, students will be eligible for receiving MBA with Operations and Project Management, Awarded by Abertay University. These modules contribute towards a total of 60 credits.
Research Methods
Research Proposal
Management Investigation (Capstone Project)

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    Awarded By

    Abertay University, Scotland


    12-15 Months

    Total Credits

    180 Credits


    Online synchronous
    learning and onsite workshops

    Triple Crown Certification

    Opportunity to attend convocation in the UK

    Career Prospects

    These are just a few of the exciting career prospects available to individuals with an MBA in Operations and Project Management. The skills and knowledge acquired through this program open doors to a wide range of opportunities in various industries.
    With an MBA in Operations and Project Management, you can pursue a career as an operations manager, overseeing and optimizing processes, supply chain management, and resource allocation within an organization.

    Operations Manager

    This degree prepares you for a role as a project manager, where you can lead and manage complex projects, ensuring their successful completion within time, budget, and quality constraints.

    Project Manager

    With a specialization in Operations and Project Management, you can excel in supply chain management, coordinating logistics, procurement, and distribution to ensure efficient operations and timely delivery.

    Supply Chain Manager

    As an operations analyst, you can apply your skills in data analysis, performance evaluation, and process improvement to identify areas for operational efficiency and implement strategic solutions.

    Operations Analyst

    This degree equips you with the expertise to become a quality control manager, responsible for monitoring and enhancing product or service quality, ensuring compliance with standards and implementing continuous improvement initiatives.

    Quality Control Manager

    With an MBA in Operations and Project Management, you can work as an operations consultant, providing advisory services to organizations seeking to optimize their operations, streamline processes, and improve overall efficiency.

    Operations Consultant

    As a process improvement specialist, you can utilize your knowledge in operations and project management to analyze workflows, identify bottlenecks, and implement strategies to streamline processes and enhance productivity.

    Process Improvement Specialist

    With a focus on Operations and Project Management, you can pursue a career as a logistics manager, overseeing transportation, inventory management, and warehousing to ensure smooth and cost-effective movement of goods and materials.

    Logistics Manager

    Educational Partner

    About Abertay

    Abertay University, formerly the University of Abertay Dundee, is a public university in the city of Dundee, Scotland. Abertay is a modern, friendly university in the heart of Dundee, Scotland, with a strong focus on teaching and preparing its graduates for the world of work, combined with excellence in research and knowledge exchange. With roots going back to 1888, Abertay has always responded to the needs of industry, supplying a pipeline of graduate talent to work, lead and innovate across a wide range of sectors. Abertay University prides in offering an inclusive, friendly, and welcoming environment for our students and staff alongside first-rate teaching and excellent student experience. An ambitious, forward-thinking institution, it offers degree programmes to prepare students for careers in the modern world. Graduates have gone on to work for organisations including Apple, Google, BBC, Rockstar, Microsoft, Barclays Bank, and Coca Cola, as well as the NHS and government departments.
    Achievements of Abertay University:
    • Ranked Top 10 in UK for Student Experience by the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020
    • UK University of the Year for Teaching Quality” by The Times & Sunday Times Good University Guide 2021
    • QAA’s highest rating for academic standards and teaching quality, 2021

    About SQA

    The Scottish Qualifications Authority – SQA, sponsored by the Scottish Government’s Learning Directorate, has two primary roles: accreditation and qualifications. It accredits credentials other than degrees and approves and guarantees quality to notify bodies that intend to admit individuals for such qualifications. The awarding body, on the other hand, refers to the development and implementation, validation, evaluation, qualifications, and to ensuring that they are up to date and that certificates are issued to candidates. Under these functions, the SQA provides a variety of services for companies and training providers, from training courses and central approvals to personalized awards, credit scores, and licensing services.

    Chartered Management Institute (CMI)

    The Chartered Management Institute (CMI) works with business and education 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 daily. Organizations like Jaguar, Land Rover, Royal Bank of Scotland, Fujitsu, Allianz, Silverstone, Royal Air Force, London South Bank and Royal College of Physicians use Chartered Management Institute certifications for certifying their professionals.

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    Why you should do this Program

    Competitive Edge

    MBA with Operations and Project Management equips individuals with a versatile skillset that can help them navigate the ever-evolving business landscape. With this degree, offered by Westford Uni Online, you can lead teams, manage complex projects, optimize operations, and drive business growth. It gives you a competitive edge in the job market and prepares you for leadership roles in various industries. Irrespective of your field of expertise, the degree can open endless possibilities.


    Westford Uni Online stands on four pillars of strength: quality education, accessibility, credibility, and affordability. Students at Westford can enjoy the flexibility of multiple payment methods, ensuring convenience. Moreover, the institution offers various scholarships, supplementing its commitment to affordability and accessibility. With a focus on delivering high-quality education, Westford Uni Online provides students with the opportunity to pursue their academic goals in a flexible and affordable manner, supported by accessible payment options and scholarship opportunities.

    Triple Crown Program

    Individuals pursuing MBA with Operations and Project Management with Westford Uni Online are provided a with unique opportunity to graduate with three certifications. This helps professionals receive an edge over their competitors.
    ✓ MBA with Operations and Project Management, Awarded by Abertay University, Scotland
    ✓ Extended Diploma in Operations & Project Management, Awarded by Scottish Qualifications Authority, UK
    ✓ Certified Manager, Awarded by Chartered Management Institute (CMI), UK

    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.


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