Taught course

Business Management

University of Central Lancashire · Lancashire School of Business and Enterprise

Entry requirements

A recognised university undergraduate Honours degree, with at least a Lower Second Class classification, or a professional qualification deemed to be equivalent.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The MSc in Business Management is a full-time, one year intensive programme, designed to prepare you for a very wide range of careers in business and management and is particularly suited to those with little or no work experience since graduation.

The programme offers a range of key benefits which will help you become an effective professional or manager, when you enter the business world, giving you a thorough understanding of management techniques, marketing, accounting and finance, human resource management, strategic management, the business environment and cultural and ethical issues. You will also undertake your own postgraduate research work on a business and management topic, relevant to your interests or future career plans.

In Semester 1, you will learn about:

  • Management Theory and Practice
  • Teamwork and Leadership in Action
  • Human Resource Management
  • Marketing Principles and Concepts
  • Accounting and Finance
  • Critical Perspectives on Management

In Semester 2, you will learn about:

  • Business Environment
  • Strategic Management
  • Managing Across Cultures
  • Change Management
  • Business and Management Ethics
  • Business and Management Research Methods

In Semesters 2 and 3, you will complete a Master's dissertation.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
+44 (0)1772 892400