A degree or diploma from an approved university, or equivalent qualification plus a minimum of three years full-time work experience after graduation.
Months of entry
This programme provides a thorough grounding in functional issues in management and is a qualification in its own right. It also empowers those who seek to gain entry to our MSc programmes, and, importantly, it is the first year of our 24-month MBA programme.
We aim to expose you to a wide range of management disciplines that develop your abilities to:
- Synthesise diverse theoretical issues
- Analyse complex business situations from theoretical and practical perspectives
- Understand team dynamics
- Build confidence in articulating and presenting solutions to a critical audience
We employ many teaching and assessment methods on this programme that reflect the standards required by our MBA and MSc programmes. For international students, we offer continuing English language support to enhance your learning experience.
The programme offers 12 taught modules including:
- Organisational Behaviour
- Global Business and Business Policy
Students on this programme have gained employment in both private and public sector organisations, and it has launched many successful careers. It offers opportunities for higher study to those candidates whose experience, qualifications or language ability may be insufficient for direct entry to our Masters programmes.
Explore postgraduate study at Birmingham at one of our on-campus open days (Friday 13 November 2015 and Friday 4 March 2016). Register to attend at: www.birmingham.ac.uk/pgopendays
If you can’t make it to one of our on-campus open days, our virtual open days run regularly throughout the year. For more information, please visit: www.pg.bham.ac.uk
Information for international students
International students can find details of scholarships at www.international.birmingham.ac.uk/scholarships
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
|Assessment||What kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)|
|Written/ formal examinations||34|
|Written coursework / continuous assessment||33|
|Dissertation||33 (12000 words)|
Course contact details
- Postgraduate enquiry service
- 0121 414 5005