MA in Management

Overview

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.

Course Structure

Course Structure

Term 1

Term 2

Example Option Modules

Choice of 2 from: 

Term 3

Summer

 

Note: the University reserves the right to change the modules on offer


 

Entry Requirements

Applicants should have a good first degree (2:1 or equivalent) in any subject or a good 2:2 (or equivalent) and at least two years relevant work experience. Please note that preference may be given to students with some prior study of business management.

For students whose first language is not English, we normally require evidence of English language ability.  

Please contact the postgraduate administrator if you would like clarification of your eligibility for any of the Masters programmes.

Typical offers for students from other countries

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

English Language requirements

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.

 

Fees

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

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Advice for Home / EU applicants:

Applications from UK / EU candidates will be accepted throughout the admission's cycle, and will not be subject to multiple recruitment rounds.

Advice for overseas applicants:

This programme will operate multiple recruitment rounds. Applications for Round 2 will be received from 6th January to 2 May 2014.  Information about the end of the second recruitment round and future rounds can be found on the following link:

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