Taught course

Sustainable Leadership and Management

Edge Hill University · Business School

Entry requirements

You should have a degree equivalent to UK first-class or upper second-class honours (2:1 or above) in a cognate business discipline. Students with a lower second-class honours degree (2:2) may be admitted at the department’s discretion, based on evidence of relevant experience and/or prior learning through working in a management position within an organisational context. Professionally qualified and/or experienced candidates without a degree will also be considered on an individual basis.

Months of entry


Course content

Developing the integrated management skills, knowledge and abilities required to lead organisations, this course will prepare you to meet the current and future challenges facing organisations and act as an agent of change. With its focus on sustainability, the course will enhance your capacity to promote and implement sustainable change strategies from within organisations. It is ideal for graduates in business and management, or related areas, who are looking to enhance their knowledge to make a positive contribution to the sustainable goals of organisations. The course is particularly suitable if you are aspiring to a career with a significant focus on change management and/or organisational development. The course will help you to develop and enhance your skills in management, reflect on your own practice and gain an excellent understanding of how to coordinate the challenges and opportunities organisations face in balancing economic objectives with long-term sustainability goals.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees for full-time study on this MSc are £7,000 for UK students and £13,500 for international students enrolling on the programme in academic year 2022/23.Tuition fees for part-time study on this MSc are £39 per credit for UK students enrolling on the programme in academic year 2022/23. This is equivalent to £780 per 20 credit module.180 credits are required to complete a Masters degree.EU/EEA and Swiss students who have settled or pre-settled status under the EU Settlement Scheme, as well as Irish nationals, may be eligible for the UK tuition fee rate.The University may administer a small inflationary rise in part-time postgraduate tuition fees in subsequent academic years as you progress through the course.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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


Subject knowledge and understanding are assessed through coursework including essays, reports, portfolios, and presentations. You will also complete an independent research project of 20,000 words.

Course contact details

+44(0)1695 575171