Voluntary Sector Management at City, University of London - UCAS

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Course summary

This course is designed as a complete development programme for managers in charities and not-for-profit organisations. The programme was carefully and expertly developed in partnership with nine leading charities. The Voluntary Sector Management course is intended for highly motivated graduate-level staff with three or more years of management experience. It delivers immediate management benefits to the charity organisation while providing valuable personal career development for the individual. Significantly subsidised and therefore excellent value for money, the programme delivers: A broad understanding of the full portfolio of major charity functions, as well as deeper direct experience in two specialist areas relevant to your organisation; Up-to-date skills and techniques to apply directly to your day-to-day work with minimal time spent away from the office; The opportunity to network, study and share ideas, with peers from different but related backgrounds, bringing deep and immediately relevant insights to charity management; and Recognition with a City, University of London Business School Postgraduate Diploma or MSc degree in Voluntary Sector Management.


You must first completed the Diploma modules: Learning and Understanding the Voluntary Sector; Resource Management; Marketing and Fundraising; Strategy, Diversity and Governance; Shadowing; Organisation, Leadership and Change; and Managing People and Quality. You wil then complete: Research Methods for Managers.

Assessment method

Upon successful completion of the diploma, you will be given the option to continue to the MSc. This requires completion of the Research Methods for Managers module. This can be followed by a further six months of personal, supervised research and the presentation of a 15,000-word dissertation. Alternatively, you can opt to take a taught Masters which allows you to choose specialist modules from one of the other Charities programmes.

Entry requirements

Students will normally have a good first degree, a related professional qualification or at least three years, wholly relevant experience. If you have more than three years relevant experience, two professional references are acceptable.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

International £10900 Whole course
EU £10900 Whole course
England £10900 Whole course
Northern Ireland £10900 Whole course
Scotland £10900 Whole course
Wales £10900 Whole course

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Voluntary Sector Management at City, University of London - UCAS