Taught course


Lancaster University · Management School

Entry requirements

A 2:1 UK Honours degree, or international equivalent, in any subject. Applicants should be recent graduates (undergraduate degree completed within the last two years). No more than 2 years of work experience.

Months of entry


Course content

This one-year programme is designed to equip graduates from any disciplinary background with the knowledge, understanding and skills required to deal with the complexities of management in an international context. It is great preparation for an international career in management.

On completion of the programme, you will have: an integrated understanding of the important functions within management and the interactions between them; the capacity to develop a strategy for a new or existing organisation; become a more effective learner, planner, communicator and team worker; be a critical and reflective thinker and be able to undertake effective research.

The MSc Management is accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI), enabling you to graduate with two qualifications: the MSc Management degree; and the CMI Level 7 Certificate in Strategic Management and Leadership. Whilst on the programme, you can undertake a company project or attend an international summer school with one of our prestigious partner schools.


Core modules:

· Accounting and Reporting for Managers

· Marketing Management

· Human Resource Management

· Operations Management

· Management Accounting

· Organisational Behaviour

· Business Strategy Game

· Entrepreneurs for the World

· Corporate Financial - Management

· Managerial Economics

· Market Research

· Strategic Management

· Leadership Development

· Digital Transformation of Business

· Corporate Governance

· Research Methods

· Research Project

Optional modules:

· Project Management

· Organisational Change

· Business Ethics and Society

· Business Analysis and Process Consulting

Information for international students

Details of entry requirements for international students can be found here: Grade Equivalencies

Proof of english language is required from non-native english speakers. We require IELTS with an overall score of 7.0, with no less than 6.0 in any element, or an approved equivalent.

If your score is below our requirements, we may consider you for one of our pre-sessional english language programmes.

Fees and funding

UK students
£14,000 per year
International students
£18,000 per year


Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
+44 (0)1524 510733