Executive MBA Concentrations

During your Executive MBA at Cass you have the option to choose from a series of concentrations, these are a privately recognised cluster of modules across the entire MBA course portfolio.

How to choose your concentration?

MBA students can take any elective in any format after they complete their core modules. Students will have the opportunity to follow the majority of the concentrations if they are flexible enough to sign up for electives in different formats and there are no clashes in their timetable. A student must take at least 40 credits from electives belonging to a particular cluster to have it recognised as a concentration. This recognition is private to Cass Business School and independent from the MBA award. Students can just get one concentration.

Concentrations for 2019/20 -

Corporate Finance

  • Advanced Corporate Finance
  • Applied Corporate Finance
  • Applied Financial Analysis for Managers and Investors
  • Managing Value Creation Linking Strategy and Finance 
  • Mergers and Acquisitions

Note: Students can achieve a concentration in Finance with any combination of the modules listed under Corporate Finance and Investment Management.


Corporate Strategy

  • Advanced Corporate Strategy for a Globalizing World
  • Advanced Strategy & Business Models
  • Competitive Edge with Digital Technologies
  • Consulting to Management
  • Digital Innovation in Action: Silicon Valley
  • Leading Digital Transformation 
  • Managerial Decision Making
  • Managing Strategic Change
  • Managing Value Creation Linking Strategy and Finance
  • The New Strategic Landscape
  • Strategies of Fast Track Venturing
  • Strategic Marketing in Action - Exploring Location Brands: Las Vegas

Digital Transformation

  • Capturing Value from Technological Innovation
  • Competitive Edge with Digital Technologies
  • Digital Innovation in Action: Silicon Valley
  • Entrepreneurship: Silicon Valley
  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • Innovation and Technology Study Tour: Israel and Palestine
  • Innovation In Practice: Israel
  • Leading Digital Transformation
  • Managing Strategic Change 
  • Strategies of Fast Track Venturing
  • Tech for Social Good: Kenya 

Innovation and Entrepreneurship

  • Capturing Value from Technological Innovation
  • Competitive Edge with Digital Technologies
  • Design Thinking
  • Digital Innovation in Action: Silicon Valley
  • Entrepreneurship: Silicon Valley
  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • Innovation and Technology Study Tour: Israel and Palestine
  • Innovation In Practice: Israel
  • Intrapreneurship
  • Leading Digital Transformation
  • New Venture Creation
  • Strategies of Fast Track Venturing
  • Tech for Social Good: Kenya

Investment Management

  • Applied Financial Analysis for Managers and Investors
  • Behavioural Finance
  • Forecasting
  • Investment Strategy and Practice
  • Private Equity
  • The Wealth Management Industry

Marketing

  • Branding and Advertising
  • Digital Marketing and Social Media
  • Storytelling in Business
  • Strategic Marketing in Action - Exploring Location Brands: Las Vegas

Real Estate

The option to take some or all of the following modules from the MSc in Real Estate Investment is open to EMBA students, who will have to adapt to the particular schedule and assessment criteria of the MSc modules. This option is subject to availability and can be affected by changes in the design or timetable of the MSc programme. Real estate modules include:

  • Real Estate Capital Markets
  • Real Estate Debt Markets
  • Real Estate Finance
  • Real Estate Portfolio and Fund Management