MBA Combined Honours Programme

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) Combined Honours Programme is conducted in collaboration with the Graduate School of Business, Ignatius Ajuru University of Education (IAUE), Rumuolumeni, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria as a Blended Learning Programme giving the candidates the opportunity to obtain the University MBA Degree and IBAKM® Global Membership Qualifications, Professional Certifications and Specialized Certifications.  The available programmes include: MBA Knowledge Management, MBA Global Management, MBA Governance and Leadership, MBA Management Consulting, MBA Engineering Management, MBA Strategic Audit, MBA Information Systems Management and Audit and MBA Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management.

The MBA Combined Honours Programme is conducted at the IAUE Graduate School of Business, St John’s Campus, Aba Road, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria.  Resource persons are eminently qualified scholars and industry practitioners, both from the University and IBAKM® Global.  NB: THIS IS NOT AND NEVER A SATELLITE CAMPUS PROGRAMME.

Admission is open to all candidates with a good honours degree or Higher National Diploma (HND) with at least Lower Credit in any discipline with requisite industry experience.

Ignatius Ajuru University of Education (IAUE) is a public university duly established by the Government of Rivers State, Nigeria and accredited by the National Universities Commission (NUC).  IAUE was previously known as Rivers State College of Education from June 1971 to October 2009.  As a College of Education, it affiliated with the prestigious University of Ibadan from the 1981/1982 academic session to enable it offer degree programmes in educational fields.  Ignatius Ajuru University of Education became a full chartered university by the University of Education Law No. 8 of 2009 of the Rivers State Government passed by the Rivers State House of Assembly on 15 October 2009.

Ignatius Ajuru University of Education hosted the 2nd Annual International Conference on Business Administration and Knowledge Management (2AIC-BAKM) in August 2021 and it is the first university in Nigeria to be awarded the “Recognized Knowledge Management Institution” in Nigeria” by IBAKM® Global.