Taught course


University of St Andrews · School of Management

Entry requirements

A good undergraduate degree equivalent to a 2.1 (upper second class Honours) or better in a subject other than Business or Management. Students with a background in business or management are advised to consider the MLitt International Business or the MLitt Marketing.

Months of entry


Course content

When applying for a managerial or other leading position in an organisation, candidates must be able to demonstrate an understanding of contemporary management methods and key analytical, practical and leadership skills. Whatever your own subject area, this programme delivers those skills for you.

The programme provides recent graduates of all subject areas and cultural backgrounds with a solid foundation in contemporary management methods and all the relevant skills. For all graduates, particularly those from a non-business discipline with little or no work experience, it will provide the knowledge and inspire the confidence to take up managerial responsibilities or a leadership role with any organisation.

Information for international students

English proficiency of 7.0 IELTS or equivalent. Students who achieve IELTS scores of 6.0 and 6.5 are required to attend a 10 week or 4 week pre-sessional course. Please visit http://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/elt/entry/

Fees and funding

UK students
International students


Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Secretary
+44 (0) 1334 462200