Founded by Royal Charter in 1893, the University of Wales is one of the leading higher education institutions in Wales (UK). It is the second largest University in the United Kingdom.

Students may choose to study the MBA programme online through Robert Kennedy College (RKC) - the Switzerland's premier private College. RKC associated with the University of Wales to deliver the highly regarded MBA degree programme which is validated and awarded by the University of Wales. The programme can be completed in 2 years time (maximum completion time is 5 years). After successfully completing your studies at Robert Kennedy College, you will receive an internationally recognised MBA degree from the University of Wales.

The Online MBA allows students to specialise in particular area of management, including: General Management, Banking and Financial Institutions, Corporate Finance, International Finance, Investment Management, Health Care Management, Insurance and Risk Management, Entrepreneurial Management, Human Resource and Organisational Management, International Business Management, Strategic Management, e-Business and Electronic Commerce, Applied Leadership, Marketing Management, Operations and Information Management, Information: Strategy, Systems and Economics, Technological Innovation, International Hotel Management, Hotel & Tourism Management, Leadership in Hotel & Hospitality Management.


- For the third successive year, RKC MBA has been placed among the top 15 online MBAs in the World in the FT 2009 Distance Learning Survey.

- RKC MBA is listed on the Financial Times 2008 worldwide listing of Top 40 MBA programmes. It was placed among the Top 32 Online MBA's in the World FT 2007 Distance Learning Survey.

- Some of Wales member institutions are ranked highly in the league tables, such as Cardiff and Aberystwyth. Cardiff is the No. 1 university in Wales (31st in the UK), according to the Sunday Times University Guide 2010, ahead of Aberystwyth (2nd in the region and 43rd in the nation).

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Anonymous - September 26, 2009 at 10:13 AM

Both RDI and RKC are reputable providers of online education. RKC employs highly qualified faculty who are graduates of the world-class universities such as Harvard Business School, Stanford University, Oxford University, etc.

Anonymous - August 11, 2010 at 8:45 AM

RKC faculty may have graduated from world-class faculties, but they are not solely dedicated to RKC students. Almost all are full-time teachers elsewhere and 'teach' at RKC on the side.
Attend Herriot-Watt or even OU.

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