Taught course

Management

Institution
University of Reading · International Business and Strategy
Qualifications
MSc

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Entry requirements

A good first or second class (2.1) UK honours degree, or overseas equivalent, will usually be required. Applicants with relevant experience or professional qualifications will also be considered.

Prior knowledge or experience of your chosen subject area is not required. We welcome applications from recent university graduates from a wide range of disciplines.

Months of entry

September

Course content

On this Master's programme, you'll join students from across the globe and prepare yourself for an outstanding career in management and leadership.

The programme delivers a strong academic and practical grounding in core subjects such as strategy, marketing, finance and ethics, as well as offering students a wide choice of elective modules. Your studies will conclude with two capstone modules: an international study visit and an applied management project. These will allow you to start apply your learning in real-world situations and to start putting your skills and knowledge into practice.

Who is it for?

This programme has been designed for students holding a good first degree in any subject area, who are looking to develop more detailed knowledge and experience of management practice to accelerate their career. We expect students to be recent graduates, with no more than two years of direct professional experience.

What does a Master's in Management degree provide?

Employers around the world recognise the importance of a Master's in Management. Through the content and quality of our teaching; the breadth and professionalism of our careers provision; and the scope and durability of our alumni community, we aim to ensure that graduates are able to hit the ground running with the skills and mind-set to take on the challenges of fast-moving international business.

About Henley Business School

Henley is proud to be part of the University of Reading. The University is ranked within the top 250 universities worldwide (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2018 and QS World University Rankings 2018) and 98% of the research is rated as being of international standard.

  • Consistently maintain highest standards and with an excellent networking potential of over 80,000 Henley alumni members in 150 countries
  • High calibre students: always oversubscribed, 1,000 ambitious new Master's students join Henley each year
  • Award winning campus: beautiful, green, 134 hectares, with state of the art facilities
  • World-leading faculty: widely published, frequently asked for expert comment by media and to speak at events

Information for international students

IELTS: 7.0 overall with no element less than 6.0 (or equivalent).

Students who successfully complete one of the Pre-sessional English Language courses run by our International Study and Language Institute, a half-band credit will be applied to their English language condition. For example - programmes requiring IELTS 7.0 will accept students with a result of 6.5 in the end of Pre-sessional English course assessment providing the student has completed the relevant English course with us.

Fees and funding

UK students
£13,850 per year
International students
£22,550 per year

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Global Recruitment Team
Email
student.recruitment@reading.ac.uk