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Professional Master in Business Administration

Name of academic qualification Professional Master in Business Administration
Cycle of study programme Second Cycle Studies
Name and status of awarding institution Faculty of Economics, University of Tirana, Public Instituition
Language(s) of teaching/examination Albanian
Duration of study programme (years) 1.5 Years
Delivery of study Full time

Entry requirement(s) in this study programme

Students who have completed a bachelor (BSc) programme in:

Business-Administration, Finance-Accounting, Economics, Economic Informatics at the Faculty of Economy, University of Tirana, are admitted in the Master programme without any additional requirement of fulfilling basic educational knowledge. In addition, all students who own a BSc diploma in Business Administration and/or Agro-business awarded by other faculties of economies and BSc in enggineering schiences awarded by other faculties, including public and non-public, domestic and foreign institutions are admitted in the Master programme only after their diploma recognition based on the relevant regulations of the FEUT.

Other eligibility criteria (if any) for master's admission include: holding of a BSc diploma with average over a certain level according to relevant regulations of FEUT; holding of a BSc diploma from foreign colleges/universities after their recognition, with average over a certain level according to relevant regulations of FEUT; other criteria (if the number of applications exceeds the maximum number of students):

  • a - written test on logical knowledge;
  • b - average of special qualification disciplines over a certain level according to relevant regulations of FEUT.

  • Objectives and overview of the study programme

    The main goal of this study programme is to prepare qualified experts and specialists in the field of business administration. Professional Master in Business Administration programme focus is primarily applicative and provides practical education to achieve professional goals in business administration. It aims at providing students with the skills and deep knowledge on the applicable framework in the field of management and business administration, in order to ensure a successful professional career.
    This study programme combines theoretical and practical knowledge in order to encourage critical and creative thinking of the students and to expose them to contemporary issues in business administration, through a learning approach strongly supported by best practices. Professional Master in Business Administration curriculum aims to provide a comprehensive and focused program, by deepening knowledge of students in various fields of business administration as:

    • Strategic management of business organizations;
    • Operations management of business organizations, manufacturing or service ones;
    • Proper management of organizational behavior in business organizations;
    • Proper corporate governance and, proper managerial decision making, etc.

    This study programme prepares business administration specialists with high technical and professional skills towards a successful career, in accordance with contemporary models and visions of public and private institutional structures, in the context of globalization and European integration.

    Assessmet scheme

    The student's assessment scheme runs from mark 1 to 10 which have the following meaning: 1-4 fail, 5-6 sufficient, 7 satisfactory, 8 good, 9 very good, 10 excellent.

    Exams are evaluated on a point basis system, the result of which is converted into marks based on the following schema:

    Grade Points
    4 up to 50 points
    5 51-57
    6 58-65
    7 66-73
    8 74-81
    9 82-89
    10 90-100

    Employment opportunities and professional qualification

    After completing this programme of study, the students have accumulated all the necessary knowledge as a business administration expert, with a high level of theoretical and practical knowledge. This degree enables them to be employed in public or private companies, manufacturing or service organizations, domestic or foreign institutions, central (ministries, etc.) and local (municipalities, etc.) entities, agencies and various associations, chambers of commerce, etc., as specialists in the relevant field of study or in the role of business administration manager.

    Programme details

    No. Subject ECTS Total hours Semester
    1 Managerial Skills 6 60 I
    2 Advanced Strategic Management 6 60 I
    3 Sjellje Organizative në Organizatat e Biznesit 6 60 I
    4 Operations Management in Business Organizations 6 60 I
    5 Advanced Cost Management Accounting 6 60 I
    6 Advanced Financial Management 6 60 II
    7 Marketing Research 6 60 II
    8 Information Systems 6 60 II
    9 Managerial Economics 6 60 II
    10 European Business Environment 6 60 II
    Elective subject
    11 Corporate Governance 5 60 III
    Managerial Decision Making
    12 Internship 15 300 III
    13 Master Thesis 10 50 III
    Total 90 1010