We will provide you with an advanced and challenging study of the main management disciplines of finance, marketing, supply chain and human resources. You will apply modern business and management techniques to an organisation's problems in the context of the wider business world and global community.
This is your opportunity to improve your personal and interpersonal competencies, intellectual skills and self-motivation through problem-solving, mutual support, participative personal development planning and reflective learning.
This course provides an opportunity for graduates with a non-business degree background to gain knowledge of management principles and practice. It is also recommended if you are a graduate with a businessor management degree seeking to achieve a management-based masters.
Faculty of Business & Law website - hhttps://www.leedsmet.ac.uk/fbl/
January entrants please note: in order to complete 12 months of academic study delivered in University term time, the total length of your programme will be 18 months to include recognised University vacation periods.
- Research Excellence Framework 2014: twice as many of our staff - 220 - were entered into the research assessment for 2014 compared to the number entered in 2008
Visit the website http://courses.leedsbeckett.ac.uk/management_msc
Our University welcomes applications from mature applicants who demonstrate academic potential. We usually require some evidence of recent academic study, for example completion of an access course, however recent relevant work experience may also be considered. Please note that for some of our professional courses all applicants will need to meet the specified entry criteria and in these cases work experience cannot be considered in lieu.
If you wish to apply through this route you should refer to our University Recognition of Prior Learning policy that is available on our website (http://www.leedsbeckett.ac.uk/studenthub/recognition-of-prior-learning.htm
Please note that all applicants to our University are required to meet our standard English language requirement of GCSE grade C or equivalent, variations to this will be listed on the individual course entry requirements.
Successful achievement of our MSc Management will enable you to apply for a general management role within a range of different businesses both in the public and private sector. The starting salaries will vary depending on your previous experience, but this qualification will add value to you by equipping you with the management skills to complement your previous area of study.
- Business Development Manager
- General Manager
- Project Manager
- Area Manager
Careers advice: The dedicated Jobs and Careers team offers expert advice and a host of resources to help you choose and gain employment. Whether you're in your first or final year, you can speak to members of staff from our Careers Office who can offer you advice from writing a CV to searching for jobs.
Visit the careers site - https://www.leedsbeckett.ac.uk/employability/jobs-careers-support.htm
If you wish to develop your career in general management, this course can help you develop the skills you'll need to progress in management. You will acquire the confidence and competence to address the demands placed upon managers, providing you with a recognised qualification and a platform to progress in your chosen field. As the course is open to both non-business and business graduates, there is a mix of skills and experience on the course which enables participants to enhance one another's learning experiences.
The teaching team consists of experienced deliverers of management education, both within higher education as well as for several professional bodies. They also possess many years of practical managerial experience, enabling them to relate theory to practice as well as bringing the latest industry issues and trends into the classroom.
At Leeds Business School we're dedicated to supporting your professional development - that's why we offer a guest lecture programme. Past speakers include the CEO of the London Stock Exchange, Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury, past Chair and President of the Academy of Marketing, Chief Executive of the British Bankers Association, the Chief Economist of Yorkshire Bank and the Editor of Cosmopolitan. To see our full programme and to register for a lecture click here (http://www.leedsmet.ac.uk/guestspeakers
Business Data: Management & Analysis
Develop competences in data collection issues and decision analysis techniques. You will also gain an understanding of the use of linear programming in optimisation problems and the role of statistical inference in model building.
Develop a strategic organisational perspective as well as a basis for progression and application of strategic level skills, competencies, and decision-making capability.
Global Supply Chain Management
You'll be introduced to the supply chain concept by observing a variety of companies and how they are changing their business practices to achieve corporate objectives in the current economic climate.
Management, People & Organisations
Develop functional knowledge and a critical understanding of key perspectives on human behaviour within an organisation and on the nature and processes of organising and managing human activity.
Managing Financial Resources
Gain a critical understanding of contemporary accounting and financing principles which support business decision-making and financial resourcing in both the private and public sectors.
Develop your knowledge and understanding of the principles and theoretical foundations which govern the modern marketing environment, allowing you to progress in a specialised area of marketing such as international or services marketing.
You will carry out an in-depth research project in a subject area that is appropriate to the course and of particular interest to you.
"Teaching on the MSc Management course is an exciting prospect, as our students arrive from a variety of backgrounds, each with varying experiences, and this really enriches the classroom experience."
Garry has more than 20 years' experience teaching at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. He is a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy and a member of the American Academy of Management. He has consultancy experience within the private and public sectors and has research interests in strategic management, the creative industries and organisational theory.
Our libraries are two of the only university libraries in the UK open 24/7 every day of the year. However you like to study, the libraries have got you covered with group study, silent study, extensive e-learning resources and PC suites.
- The Rose Bowl
The Rose Bowl has impressive teaching spaces, auditoriums, conference facilities and an outstanding local reputation as a business hub. The Rose Bowl puts our students at the centre of a dynamic business community.
Find out how to apply here - http://www.leedsbeckett.ac.uk/postgraduate/how-to-apply/