Entry requirements

The entry requirements to study the MSc Management are as follows:

  • A minimum of a 2:2 Honours degree from a UK or recognised international university or equivalent such as the CMI, ILM, CIM, CIMA at Level 6 or above.
Following a review of applications, you may be required to:
  • Attend a face-to-face or Skype interview, or
  • Take part in a telephone interview
Don’t meet the entry requirements? If you have other qualifications or work experience, contact us to discuss your options.

Months of entry

January, February, March, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December

Course content

What is the MSc Management programme?

It’s vital to know how leaders and managers run organisations in the digital age. As a result, BPP’s MSc Management programme has been developed to help you gain a core understanding and competency of modern management theories. You will learn how to apply these to practical management activities using appropriate data tools and techniques.
Why study the MSc Management with BPP?
  • Prepares graduates for the highest standard of management-level positions
  • Focuses on practical knowledge and skills
  • Helps to improve independence, self-direction and development
  • Enhances opportunities and employability in a range of areas such as management consultancy, HR and operations
  • Includes the Professional and Academic Skills for Success (PASS) element, a non-credit bearing module which will help you build a strong foundation of academic skills
  • Informed by industry and expert practitioners
  • Our 18-month Professional Development Planning programme can help contribute to your success at finding jobs and post-study work visa opportunities


  • Academic and Assessment Support (Term 1) (Non-credit bearing)
  • Personal Effectiveness (Term 1) (15 credits)
  • Leading Through Digital Disruption (Term 1) (15 credits)
  • Global Strategy and Sustainability (Term 1) (30 credits)
  • Customer Experience Strategy (Term 2) (15 credits)
  • Data Driven Decisions for Business (Term 2) (15 credits)
  • Management Essentials (Term 2) (30 credits)
  • Executive Leadership & Governance (Term 3) (30 credits)
  • Business Project (Term 3) (30 credits)

Professional Development Planning (exclusive to the 18-month programme)
Embedded in the 18-month option, the PDP programme can contribute to your success at finding jobs and post-study work visa opportunities. It provides a structured approach to professional development, helping you gain the knowledge, skills and behaviours required to sustain a career in your chosen field. You will receive additional sessions which run alongside academic terms to prepare for the six months of career practice which may include projects, voluntary works, placement or internship opportunities. *

In addition to your academic study, you can benefit from:

  • One-to-one coaching
  • Self-serve skills content for independent study
  • Access to LinkedIn Learning courses
  • Speaker events from professionals in industry
  • Masterclasses to enhance your employability
  • Employability activities on our Virtual Campus or in-centre
  • Intensive preparation for interview opportunities if you meet the criteria

*Please note, if you fall behind with your studies and cannot progress on your Master’s programme, you will not be eligible for the placement interview process. The Placements team works with an extensive range of employers to find work placement opportunities for our students. Placements may vary in length and may be paid or unpaid.

Contact hours

Full-time students will typically receive eight contact hours per week and will need to devote at least 30 hours a week to study.

Assessments and examinations

The programme features a variety of assessments including coursework and examinations.

Coursework is in the form of essays, reports or case studies, while group or individual presentations may be required to assess other competencies.

Examinations will be with written elements or multiple-choice questions and may be unseen or part-seen, where assessment material is released in advance.

BPP University offers flexibility in how these assessments are undertaken, and the programmes will utilise online tools where available to deliver assessments. On occasion, some assessments may require attendance at a physical location.

Learning materials

All required learning materials are provided online as part of the course fee. This reflects modern working practices and minimises our environmental impact. Print on demand versions are available for students with specific learning needs.

Information for international students

We welcome students from around the world, offering a culturally diverse study environment, with our specialist service helping choose your study location, correct visa, finance option and even somewhere to live.

We’re also a Student Sponsor and are fully recognised and accredited as a Higher Education Institution.

Fees and funding

UK students
MSc Management (12-month programme): £15,100 MSc Management with PDP (18-month programme: £19,400
International students
MSc Management (12-month programme): £15,100 MSc Management with PDP (18-month programme: £19,400

To widen access to the legal profession, we offer a range of funding options and loans to help you finance your studies.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12-18 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

BPP Admissions
+44 (0) 3300 603 100