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Course summary

This course is specifically aimed at International students, supporting those wishing to gain practical work based experiential learning. Together with studying your chosen course we are offering an additional 6-month placement opportunity, making the course 18 months in length. This allows students to put into practice the skills and techniques developed throughout the Master’s degree within a UK environment after completing the 12-month taught programme. A Masters in Management offers a wide and flexible range of options and is an excellent opportunity for those from a variety of backgrounds to acquire awareness and insight into professional management principles and practice. The course will equip you with the knowledge of key management areas such as marketing, finance, people management and strategy, applying real world business case studies to develop your professional and leadership skills. Designed to enable you to tailor the course to your own personal and career interests, there are a number of option modules available.

  • Enhance your knowledge and critical understanding of concepts and models that can be applied to the analysis of strategic issues facing an organisation.
  • Further specialisation and an opportunity to pursue an area that interests you or which you are passionate about is available through your choice of multidisciplinary option modules and the research project.
  • The 18-month route has the opportunity to undertake a 6-month placement element at the end of the 12 month taught programme.
Professional links and accreditation: Huddersfield Business School is an official HE Partner of the Chartered Management Institute (CMI - http://www.managers.org.uk/) and you have the opportunity to gain an additional professional qualification from the CMI.

Modules

You will study the following modules: Core modules Fundamentals of Management Fundamentals of Leadership The Global Professional Option Modules Term 1 option modules may include (choose 2) The Circular Economy and Responsible Resource Management Productivity Improvement The Curious Mindset Leading Managing and Developing People Reward Management Humanitarian Challenges Ageing Societies Society, Culture and Philosophy Management Accounting Strategic Management Ageing Societies Term 2 option modules may include (choose 1) Managing Big Data Intelligent Business Information Systems Managing Sustainable Challenges Artificial Intelligence and Mobility Financial Markets and Institutions Global Business and Human Rights Emotional Intelligence for the Effective Leader International Finance Final Project An opportunity to pursue an area that interests you or which you are passionate about comes in your choice of project. You have a choice of three routes: Research Route, Consultancy Route and New Venture Creation Route (subject to tutor approval). Research Route Research Methods Individual Research Project Consultancy Route Consultancy skills Group Consultancy Project New Venture Creation Launch a venture New Venture Creation MSc Professional Practice Placement The Professional Practice module gives you an opportunity to reflect on your personal and professional development and put theory into practice through professional work experience. Due to the competitive nature of the placement route the Professional Practice course has limited availability and places are capped. Placements are not guaranteed and are secured through a competitive process. You may be required to undertake formal application processes and interviews with placement providers in order to successfully secure a work placement. Assessment of this module is in the form of a reflective log.

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • Chartered Management Institute

Entry requirements

Entry requirements for Professional Practice courses are normally: * An Honours degree (2:1 or above) or equivalent professional qualification, in any subject. * Applicants with other appropriate professional qualifications and/or experience will be considered on an individual basis.


English language requirements

If your first language is not English, you will need to meet the minimum requirements of an English Language qualification. The minimum for IELTS is 7.0 overall with no element lower than 6.5 (a minimum of TOEFL 550 (Computer Based Toefl 213) score) or equivalent will be considered acceptable.

Read more about the University’s entry requirements for students outside of the UK on our 'Where are you from?' information pages.

https://www.hud.ac.uk/international/where-are-you-from/


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £17000 Year 1
International £17000 Year 1

Additional fee information

If you are an EU or International student coming to study at the University of Huddersfield, please visit the International Fees and Finance pages for full details of tuition fees and support available (https://www.hud.ac.uk/international/fees-and-funding/). Please email the Student Finance Office ([email protected]) or call 01484 472210 for more information about fees and finance.

Sponsorship information

For further information please visit https://www.hud.ac.uk/postgraduate/funding-studies/

Management (Professional Practice) at University of Huddersfield - UCAS