Students who wish to apply for a higher degree should have a good honours degree from the UK (minimum 2:1) or equivalent internationally recognised qualification. Consideration will be given to those applicants holding a good 2:2 honours degree.
Applicants without an honours degree may also be considered on the basis of work experience, professional qualifications and the relevance of the programme to their current professional role.
Months of entry
The MSc in Management (with integrated placement) has been designed to meet the needs of business and industry, offering unique insights on contemporary issues in the global economy. It equips graduates for transition into doctoral studies or a career in business and management.
Develop your leadership skills in relation to decision making, problem solving, team working, negotiation and employee performance management. You gain the skills and knowledge essential for managing key areas of organisations, including accounting, human resources, quantitative methods, marketing, strategy and operations.
Study innovation and entrepreneurship, and learn how to create and manage businesses from a sustainability perspective. This MSc equips you with the necessary tools, techniques and concepts to understand how business is conducted and the various challenges facing managers from an operational and strategic perspective.
Throughout the programme you develop an international perspective on management by applying the skills and knowledge you learn to real-world situations. As part of your studies, you can spend a week in Brussels, home to the European Union, NATO and many other international organisations. This gives you first-hand experience of business on a global scale.
Our Management MSc is accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI). Gain the CMI Level 7 Certificate in Professional Consulting and the CMI Level 7 Certificate in Strategic Management and Leadership upon completion of your Master's.
- 22nd for graduate careers after 6 months in The Guardian University Guide 2020
- Ranked 25th in the UK for research intensity in Business and Management (REF 2014-2021)
- Top 250 for Business & Economics in The World University Rankings 2019
Information for international students
Please note that if you are required to meet an English language condition, we offer a number of pre-sessional courses in English for Academic Purposes through Kent International Pathways. See our website for further information.
Fees and funding
Kent Business School has a wide range of funding opportunities for postgraduate students, which include scholarships, bursaries, the Double Loyalty Scheme for University of Kent undergraduates and the KBS Early Bird Scheme. The Early Bird equates to a 10% discount on tuition fees.
Qualification, course duration and attendance options
- full time15 months
- Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
Further details of qualification
15 months full-time (with 14 week placement)
Course contact details
- Kent Business School
- +44 (0)1227 824650