This Masters programme is designed to provide people who have not previously studied Management with a broad introduction to all aspects of the subject including: finance, human resources, operational management, strategy and information management. The subject is studied in an international context, reflecting the reality of the global economy in which organisations operate. You will give you a chance to specialise in particular areas of interest in the second term.
The programme will provide you with the knowledge and skills to undertake a range of management roles in private and public sector organisations and we hope will complement knowledge and skills gained in previous studies.
Choice of 2 from:
Note: the University reserves the right to change the modules on offer
* Public Finance Module runs 2012-2013 only. A similar module will be run for 2013-2014.
Applicants should have a good first degree (2:1 or equivalent) in any subject. Please note that preference may be given to students with some prior study of business management.
Please contact the postgraduate administrator if you would like clarification of your eligibility for any of the Masters programmes.
China: offers range from 80 to 85 in the four year bachelor’s degree. Diplomas are not accepted.
Greece: GPA of at least 6.5 in undergraduate degree
India: First-class undergraduate degree
Malaysia: GPA of at least 3 in undergraduate degree
Pakistan: First-class undergraduate degree
Applicants for whom English is not their first language should provide evidence of English language competence. Acceptable qualifications are:
IELTS: with overall score of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.5 in Writing and 6.0 in other components
TOEFL: 87in the Internet-based test with a minimum of 23 for writing, 21 for speaking, 21 for listening and 21 for reading.
Cambridge Proficiency at Grade C or above
Pearson Language Test: 61 with a minimum of 61 in writing and a minium of 55 in all other components
Applicants for Masters programmes in the Management School, Politics, Physics, Social Practice and Social Work or Women’s studies, with an IELTS result of 5.5, can take the University’s Pre-Masters English Language programme. This programme provides spoken and written skills development in specific subject areas, as well as preparation for Postgraduate level study in a UK environment.
For the current rates please refer to the Fees and Funding page on the Graduate website. This site also has information which relates to studentships and scholarships
Applications from UK / EU candidates will be accepted throughout the admission's cycle, and will not be subject to multiple recruitment rounds.
This programme will operate multiple recruitment rounds. Applications for Round 1 will be received from 30th September to 1st November 2013. Applications for Round 2 will be received from 6th January. Information about the end of the second recruitment round and future rounds can be found on the following link:
Please note, any applications received between the recruitment rounds (i.e. between 2nd November and 5th January) will not be considered and will be automatically withdrawn by default.