The programme is designed for graduates from any discipline with a strong interest in the principles and practices of business and management. However, we do recommend that you have a basic knowledge and understanding of this area.
You will have a minimum of a 2:2 Honours degree or equivalent, one academic reference and a good command of English.
Months of entry
Today's demanding and rapidly changing business world requires managers who can master advanced management techniques in order to deal with the complexities of an interconnected, international business environment.
The programme is designed for graduates in non-business-oriented subjects, without previous managerial experience, or those who wish to deepen their understanding of the management process.
This MSc will help you become a competent and confident professional by fostering the development of key academic knowledge as well as the necessary practical skills.
Throughout the programme you will gain a comprehensive understanding of how organisations operate. You will adopt a range of strategic and up-to-date perspectives and become proficient in functional areas including marketing, finance, and human resource management. This will significantly enhance your ability to implement change that will benefit the organisation as a whole.
You will also develop the analytical skills to make informed choices and decisions when dealing with a range of management issues, always considering the wider environment in which organisations operate and the social impact of the choices that you make.
Information for international students
If you require a Tier 4 student visa to study or if your first language is not English you will be required to provide acceptable evidence of your English language proficiency level.
This course requires academic IELTS 6.0 overall, with no less than 5.5 in each skill. For other English language proficiency qualifications acceptable by this University, please click here.
If your English currently does not reach the University's required standard for this programme, you may be interested in one of our English language courses.
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Fees and funding
Qualification, course duration and attendance options
- full time12 months
- Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
Further details of qualification
The programme introduces advanced management theories and develops your capacity to employ this knowledge in practice, particularly when dealing with the complex nature of the international business environment. You acquire the essential knowledge and analytical skills necessary to operate as an effective manager in todays demanding, rapidly changing business world.
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Admissions
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