MSc Business and Management

United Kingdom
Dates flexible
Course Type
Postgraduate Course
Course Fee

Course Overview

MSc Business and Management will enable you to develop a wide range of business skills demanded by graduate employers worldwide. These include interpreting financial statements developing marketing and pricing strategies and understanding strategy and innovation processes. Our students come from a variety of educational backgrounds including both business and non-business subject areas.

This course will provide you with a comprehensive focus on key areas of business education. The wide range of elective modules available will enable you to develop skills across a wide range of business functions including marketing, HR, finance and operations.

Who should take this course

This course is suitable for graduates of all disciplines including both business and non-business subject areas. The course will equip you with the knowledge to interpret financial statements develop marketing and pricing strategies and understand the strategy and innovation process. Our graduates are being recruited by known brands such as Tesco Unilever and Deloitte in positions across the world.

Career options after graduation

This course will prepare you for a wide range of professional and management careers across sectors including accountancy, marketing, operations, HR and strategic management. Recent graduate positions include:

  • Brand Activation Executive - Unilever (United Arab Emirates)
  • Communications and Training Executive - Tesco (UK)
  • Management Consultant - Deloitte (India)
  • Senior Business Analyst - Lloyds TSB (UK)
  • Strategic Project Leader - Rolls-Royce (UK)
  • Audit Assistant - KPMG (Vietnam).

Scholarship & Loan options

Please apply to be considered for scholarships.

Course content

Core Modules:

  • Accounting for Non-Financial Managers
  • Applied Research Methods
  • Marketing Management
  • Strategic Management
  • People and World Organisations
  • Operations Management
  • Professional Development Programme
  • Ethics in Academic Practice Optional Modules - select two modules from one of the following groups:

Group A:

  • Economic Environment of Business
  • Entrepreneurial Strategies
  • International Business strategy
  • Management of Innovation

Group B:

  • International Finance
  • Business Finance

Group C:

  • Marketing Channels and Strategic Sales Force Management
  • Digital Marketing
  • International Marketing Management

Group D:

  • International Operations
  • Managing Multi-Organisational Enterprises and Enterprise Systems

Quality Management:

  • Strategic Global Outsourcing and Offshoring

Group E:

  • Employee Relations in Context
  • Learning and Talent Development

    Group F:

  • Global Ethics Human Rights Responsibilities in Business

  • Strategic Business Sustainability
  • CSR Sustainable Development and Public Policy

Group G:

  • Corporate Governance Regulation and Compliance
  • Intellectual Property Strategy and Management
  • The course then concludes with a dissertation project.

About Course Provider

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