Bridging the Gap: Enabling UK and UAE University Partnership
Canterbury Christ Church University (CCCU) has marked its presence in the Arab region by signing a partnership with Westford University College to deliver its business programs; both at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels. For more than 50 years, Canterbury Christ Church University has been a big part of the Kent community, providing education that makes a real and positive difference to people’s lives. The University’s mission is to pursue excellence in higher education: transforming individuals, creating knowledge, enriching communities, and building a sustainable future.
The University received a prestigious silver rating in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF), exceeding national quality requirements for UK universities.
Nearly 90% of our research submitted to the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF) was assessed as world-leading, internationally excellent, or internationally recognized.
Top 20 in the UK for Qualified Teaching Staff. 79% of our academic staff hold a teaching qualification in addition to their academic and professional qualifications (HESA 2017/18)
Westford University College is one of the leading and prestigious business schools, located in the UAE offering quality educational services across under-graduate, graduate, and vocational professional programs carrying significant value and recognition from awarding bodies and accredited universities having its presence in the UK, Lebanon, US, Africa, India, and UAE. Its strategic partnerships and understanding of evolving industry requirements and deep analysis of economic realities ensure that we offer a meaningful and diverse portfolio of management, fashion, and technology-based programs. It has developed an integrated alliance with Liverpool John Moores University and Cardiff Metropolitan University in the UK and UCAM in Spain. Signing this new partnership with CCCU is a testament to its resolve to provide affordable high-quality education to all learning aspirants from across the globe.
B.Sc. (Hons) in Business Management
The B.Sc.(Hons) in Business Management is a 180 credits program comprising of 6 modules that are designed to provide a sound and relevant educational foundation for a range of professional careers in industry, commerce, the service sector, and self-employment. It has two intakes in a year; in September and January with an option for attending it onsite (UAE) or/as well as online from anywhere in the world.
List of modules:
- International Business
- Strategic Management
- Strategic Issues in Human
- Resource Management
- New Venture Creation
- Service Management
- Global and International Marketing
The MBA International is a one-year Level 7 program that will be delivered in 3-trimesters with intakes in January, May, and September. The mode of delivery is flexible; the program will be delivered both onsite (UAE) as well as online.
List of modules:
- Strategy and Globalisation
- Global Economics and International Finance
- Innovation, Entrepreneurship and the International Perspective
- Market Research
- International Business Culture and Marketing
- Introduction to International Human Resource Management
- Leadership, Employability and Personal Development
- Independent study: Business Plan