Business Management - Top Up Programme (MSc)

Manchester Metropolitan University

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The award
MSc

How long you will study
1 year

Domestic course fees
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How you will study
full-time

Course starts
September, January

International course fees
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About Business Management - Top Up Programme at Manchester Metropolitan University

Year of entry

2017

Length

This course starts in September 2017 and January 2018. 1 year full-time

Tuition Fees

UK and EU students

UK and EU students: Full-time fee: £5,170 per year. Tuition fees will remain the same for each year of your course providing you complete it in the normal timeframe (no repeat years or breaks in study).

Non-EU and Channel Island students

Non-EU international and Channel Island students: Full-time fee: £8,800 per year. Tuition fees will remain the same for each year of your course providing you complete it in the normal timeframe (no repeat years or breaks in study).

Additional Information

A Masters qualification typically comprises 180 credits, a PGDip 120 credits, a PGCert 60 credits, and an MFA 300 credits. Tuition fees will remain the same for each year of study provided the course is completed in the normal timeframe (no repeat years or breaks in study).

Additional Costs

All of the books required for the course are available from the library. The University also has PC labs and a laptop loan service. However, many students choose to buy some of the core textbooks for the course and/or a laptop. Students may also need to print their assignments and other documents. Campus printing costs start from 5p per page. Estimated costs are £300 for a laptop up to £100 for books and printing. Total optional cost: £400

Location

Cheshire Campus

Department

Department of Business and Management

Important information: academic review of Manchester Metropolitan University Cheshire campus

Manchester Metropolitan University has been undertaking a review of the long-term future of academic provision at its Cheshire campus. It has now been confirmed that the University will withdraw from the Cheshire campus. This means that we expect the campus to close in the summer of 2019.

As the withdrawal from the campus will be a phased process we are still pleased to receive applications for one year full time postgraduate taught courses starting in 2017 on the Cheshire campus. We also continue to welcome applications for part time postgraduate courses of two years in duration in the Exercise and Sport Science department starting in 2017. Applications for courses that are expected to take longer than two years to complete are currently on hold.

Please visit our website for the latest information on the review: www.cheshire.mmu.ac.uk/campusreview

With organisations in both the private and public sectors facing unprecedented change, these developing circumstances are placing increased emphasis on the importance of ongoing professional development to make sure that managers have access to the tools, techniques and specialist knowledge required of effective management and leadership.

This top-up course enables you to continue your development beyond the qualification routes provided by your professional body (eg. Chartered Management Institute) to achieve a Master's qualification.

By studying this award, you will develop a keen awareness of the most up-to-date management thinking and practice. You will also develop an appreciation of cutting edge techniques for managing people, thinking strategically and a full range of dynamic marketing techniques.

Tuition Fees

UK and EU students

UK and EU students: Full-time fee: £5,170 per year. Tuition fees will remain the same for each year of your course providing you complete it in the normal timeframe (no repeat years or breaks in study).

Non-EU and Channel Island students

Non-EU international and Channel Island students: Full-time fee: £8,800 per year. Tuition fees will remain the same for each year of your course providing you complete it in the normal timeframe (no repeat years or breaks in study).

Additional Information

A Masters qualification typically comprises 180 credits, a PGDip 120 credits, a PGCert 60 credits, and an MFA 300 credits. Tuition fees will remain the same for each year of study provided the course is completed in the normal timeframe (no repeat years or breaks in study).

Career options after the course

This top up programme is designed to enable students to develop and apply new knowledge, management skills and techniques in the workplace in a wide variety of business contexts.

Graduates with broad-based degrees in business and management or specialist business degrees are well positioned to apply for a range of opportunities in the private or public sector. Previous graduates have gone into employment in a wide range of management positions in industry, commerce, banking, finance, manufacturing and the public sector, while many others have entered graduate training schemes with international companies such as IBM, Credit Suisse and BMW. Those with good language skills have often chosen to develop their careers outside the UK and now live and work in Europe, Asia or South America. Alternatively, you may choose to use your skills to launch your own business or consultancy. Our business incubator, Innospace, can help you to develop your business ideas and provide practical support to get your company up and running.

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Notes about fees for this course

Fees for this course have yet to be confirmed and will be updated shortly

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Entry requirements

Typical entry requirements

The MSc Business Management top up programme is primarily designed for holders of level 7 professional qualifications from the CMI or CIPD. Applicants will normally be mature and experienced managers or those seeking a career change or career enhancement through continual professional development.

There's further information for international students on our international website if you're applying with non-UK qualifications.

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