Taught course

Business Strategy, Leadership and Change

Institution
Heriot-Watt University · School of Management and Languages
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree (first or second class) or its non-UK equivalent in a relevant subject from a recognised British or overseas university.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Our MSc in Business Strategy, Leadership and Change has been designed to build student knowledge and understanding of formulating and monitoring business strategies, including how to develop change programmes and understand the impact of different leadership styles in particular contexts. The programme’s multidisciplinary approach to managing an organisation will provide students with deep managerial and organisational insights.


PROGRAMME CONTENT
Five core modules are taken over semesters 1 and 2:

Business Models
Leadership
Strategic Change
Competitive Strategy
Research Philosophy and Practice

Three further modules are also taken from a wide range of options that include project management, systems analysis, and business economics.

The MSc dissertation is then completed between May and August.


ACCREDITATION
Our MSc Business Strategy, Leadership and Change is accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI).

Information for international students

If your first language is not English, or your first degree was not taught in English, we’ll need to see evidence of your English language ability. The minimum English language requirement for entry to this programme is IELTS 6.5 (or equivalent) with no component lower than 6.0.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
SML Postgraduate Admissions Team
Email
smlpgenquiries@hw.ac.uk
Phone
+44(0) 131 451 3284