Our Masters in Management degree delivers business theory with practical relevance. This recognised MSc develops business and management skills suitable for all levels.
The course is suitable for graduates without management experience, for those wishing to progress their professional skills and practice and for working managers who require further qualifications. It provides an excellent learning curve for aspiring managers or people who wish to enter management from a specialist professional position.
The practical relevance of this course is underlined by the fact it is recognised by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI). Courses recognised by CMI are used by a range of world-class corporate clients as part of their middle management development programmes.
See the website https://www.rgu.ac.uk/business-management-and-accounting/study-options/postgraduate/management
All international students, for whom English is not their first language, must provide evidence of linguistic ability, by gaining either IELTS 6.5 or its equivalent in TOEFL prior to receiving an unconditional offer of a place on the course.
Please note, UKVI are currently not accepting TOEFL as proof of English Language for Full Time International Student Visas.
What you will study
Semester 1: International Business Environment, Finance for Managers, Marketing, Managing People
Choice of option (A) or option (B): Economics of Business (A), E-Business Systems (A), Research Methods (A) & (B), Performance, Planning and Decision Making (A) & (B)
Option (B) not currently available for January intake.
Semester 3: Dissertation
Distance learning study:
Semester 1: Business Environment, Finance for Managers, Marketing, Managing People
Semester 2: Economics of Business, E-Business Systems, Research Methods, Performance, Planning and Decision Making
Semester 3: Dissertation
How you will learn
In full time mode, you will learn through a combination of lectures, seminars and workshop sessions. These comprise of a mix of group study, discussion, simulation and presentations of findings by teams and individuals. You will work as an individual and also as part of a team on case studies, team activities, presentations and discussions.
Access to our virtual learning environment, CampusMoodle, is also provided giving you access from home to learning materials (including videos, e-books and journals).
Our supported distance learning mode of delivery allows you to study online from any location and is designed to fit in around your work commitments. You will be taught and supported by experienced industry professionals who will recreate the same challenging interactive format of the on-campus courses for those studying at a distance.
Our virtual learning environment, CampusMoodle offers students flexibility of where and when they can study, offering full and open access to tutors and other class members. Students have the benefit of being part of a group of learners with the invaluable opportunity to participate in active, group-related learning within a supportive online community setting. The online campus provides students with lectures and course materials and it also includes:
- Virtual tutorials
- Live chat
- Discussion forums - student and tutor led
- Up-to-date web technology for delivery methods
- User friendly material
- Access to our online library
As online learners, students are part of a 'virtual cohort' and the communication and interaction amongst members of the cohort is a significant aspect of the learning process.
Placements and accreditations
Upon graduating from this course you will be eligible to apply for Associate Membership of the Chartered Management Institute (ACMI). Three years post graduation work experience then allows you to become a full member (MCMI).
Placements are available for full time on campus students (September starts only).
If you want to find out how to apply, click here - http://www.rgu.ac.uk/applyonline
Applicants will require a good honours degree. Those who do not possess an honours degree but have a degree, or degree equivalent qualification, and work experience at a suitable level within an organisation for an appropriate length of time, will be considered. Qualifications from an approved professional body will also be taken into account.