Financial management in a not for profit organisation: to what extent does budgeting impact on student outcomes
a 2500 words MBA – Masters level assignment organised in four sections:brief introduction of 100 – 200 words, literature review, main body of 1800 – 2000 words,
discussion of findings 200 words, conclusion of 200 words, and list of references.
Context of assignment: systems for financial management and budgetary controls in public organisations with specific reference to secondary education in the UK. What
challenges has the global recession and reduction in education funding posed? How can school leaders ensure they deliver value for money or best best value.
substantial part of a school budget 75 – 80% is allocated to staffing – human resources, is there any evidence of direct impact on student outcomes?