Students must apply via one of the following online application forms:-
MSc Finance and Management
Course starts: 07 July 2020Apply now
MSc Human Resource Management
Course starts: 07 July 2020Apply now
The course prepares you for senior roles, your aim is to accelerate your progress towards well-paid positions of leadership. On completion of the first term, you can transfer to a range of postgraduate courses, including:
Please click 'apply now' to see which courses are currently open for application.
Teaching methods include: classes, lectures, seminars, tutorials, group work, directed study, independent learning and will be conducted in and out of the Centre. Students will be given guided learning hours, but should note that not all of the hours will be conducted in the classroom setting. You will be actively encouraged to research using problem solving and critical thinking skills.
The Extended course normally requires 15 months of full-time study. However, as well as the final award there are two interim awards available to those wishing to leave the course having gained 60 M-level credits (excluding PGBM001) – a postgraduate certificate, or 120 M-level credits (excluding PGBM001) – a postgraduate diploma.
Undertake a project relevant to your chosen course. This module will assess your ability to apply your knowledge of the sector, use appropriate analytical skills to investigate a sector-related topic and solve problems. The module will provide you with a firm understanding of the methods and methodology used in postgraduate-level research and the study skills necessary to select relevant sources of information, analyse data and implement research.
(Ran separately on MA Marketing – 45 credits and 15 credits)
Some modules have prerequisites. Read more about what this means in our Help and Advice article.
To apply for this course you will need a Third Class Honours degree, or equivalent.
Overseas applicants must have a score of 6.0 on the British Council Testing Scheme.
The annual fee for this course is:
International students will automatically be awarded a £1,000 reduction on the above fees.
If you are not sure whether you qualify as a UK, EU or international student, find out more in our Help and Advice article.
Take a look at the Your Finances section to find out about the scholarships and bursaries that may be available to you.
Use our scholarships calculator to see what you may be entitled to.
This information was correct at the time of publication.
We invite business leaders into the University to share their experiences with students. Past speakers include Divine Chocolate’s Head of Sales & Marketing and Sunderland Football Club’s CEO.
Learning from business professionals can be very useful if you’re not sure what career to pursue when you graduate. If you already have a plan for your career, these events are an excellent way to start building a network of business contacts.
Some of the companies which employ our graduates include: Microsoft, IBM, Nike, Adidas, P&G, Lloyds TSB, Marriott Hotels, and the NHS.
The average salary of a business / marketing manager is £37,000, with directors earning an average of around £77,000, according to Marketing Week/Ball and Hoolahan.
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