Taught course

Strategic Business Management (CIMA)

Manchester Metropolitan University · Faculty of Business and Law

Entry requirements

18 month course (120 credits):

You must be an active CIMA member and have completed all levels of CIMA examination, or have transferred to CIMA qualification via the CIMA Management Gateway,

12 month course (90 credits):

You must be an active CIMA member and have completed the CIMA qualification. Three years professional experience is also required for this route.

Months of entry

February, October

Course content

The changing environment businesses operate in means you need to keep learning and improving. The best way to stay current is to focus on the latest research and take your skills to the next level.

Accredited by the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), we’ve designed this one-year course to top up your CIMA management or strategic level qualifications to masters level.

At the same time, you’ll develop key research and problem-solving skills.

Our Department of Accounting, Finance and Banking is the largest provider of accountancy training in the North West of England.

Learn at your own pace

We deliver this course via our online learning platform. You’ll have online access to our extensive library and research materials, as well as one-to-one online support via email and Skype.

With a focus on research, you’ll develop commercial insight into your area of interest and feel confident applying the findings to your current workplace.

Your dissertation gives you the chance to conduct research into an accountancy area, make practical recommendations and deepen the understanding of the issue among the professional community.

Information for international students

International students please visit our website for more information.

Fees and funding

Funding information available, please visit our website.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    12 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
+44 (0)161 247 6969