Entry requirements

A UK 2.1 or above, or the equivalent from an overseas institution, Previous study of business, management or finance is not required References: Applicants will need to submit two references, one of which MUST be an academic reference. English Requirements: If you have been studying in the UK for the last three years it is unlikely that you will have to take the test, If you have studied a 2+2 degree with just two years in the UK you will be required to provide IELTS results and possibly to resit the tests to meet our requirements. IELTS: The required IELTS level is an average of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in writing. Please note that due to changes in the UKVI's list of SELTs we are no longer able to accept TOEFL as evidence of English language for students who require a CAS as of April 2014. GMAT: Highly recommended, especially for students without a quantitative background, A well-balanced score in the range of 600-800 will significantly strengthen your application Work Experience: Work experience is not a requirement, but please provide details of relevant experience that might enhance your profile. This information will be included in your CV which is required with all applications. There is a work experience cap of three years, after which we would recommend you consider our MBA programme.

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Months of entry


Course content

The course is based on an MBA style curriculum and is academically rigorous without neglecting the applied, practical aspects of management education. Students come from a variety of backgrounds to experience the unique Cass environment of learning, teamwork and collaboration.
The course equips you with both the foundations of business management and the most advanced tools and theories. These often come directly from the research carried out by Cass's world renowned faculty.
In 2013/14 the course features students from over 32 different countries from four continents. Course content reflects this international mobility, equipping students with the skills necessary to perform in the global business community.

Information for international students

Those without English as a first language will be asked to provide further evidence of English language competence, such as IELTS, Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English or TOEFL. A minimum score of 7 in IELTS, 600 in TOEFL (250 computer-based) is required.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees: £20,000
Deposit: £2,000 (paid within 1 month of receiving offer)
First installment: Half fees less deposit (paid at registration)
Second installment: Half fees (paid in January following start of programme)

Qualification and course duration


full time
9-12 months


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations50
Written coursework / continuous assessment50
Dissertation (10000 words)

Course contact details

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