Taught course

Management Studies (DMS)

University of Huddersfield · Department of Management

Entry requirements

• You should have a good first degree (2:2 or above) or equivalent professional qualification. • In addition you would need at least two years' relevant work or managerial experience. • If you do not meet the entry criteria for this course, you may want to take a fast track programme taken over two terms leading to the award of a Certificate in Management Studies (CMS). • We also consider applicants with significant managerial experience without a formal degree.

Months of entry


Course content

The Diploma course introduces you to the activities, tasks and processes of organisations, increases awareness of your personal managerial role and provides greater insight into management effectiveness. The DMS provides you with the opportunity to reflect upon your management abilities and aspirations.

The programme is designed to offer you an academically rigorous business and general management education to develop and enhance your personal, inter-personal and professional skills. You are encouraged to develop perspectives on the issues facing management both now and in the future.

You'll find yourself exchanging insights and ideas on contemporary issues with managers from other functions, organisations and sectors of business, private, public and voluntary.

Fees and funding

UK students
Year 1: £4,200 Year 2: £2,000

Qualification and course duration


part time
15 months

Course contact details

The Business School (M582)
01484 472956