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Course summary

The course gives students the skills and insight needed for a successful career, as well as the qualifications and confidence needed to lift above other candidates in the job market; the flexible course will help students improve performance in their current role and enhance their future prospects; the course helps students link theory and practice relevant to today's organisations, giving personal tools to create, implement and progress the most effective management policies.


Managing finance; meeting customer needs; people and organisations; strategic analysis. Option modules,the postgraduate diploma is made up of the 4 core modules, plus 4 optional modules from a selection which will typically include: managing change; leadership; project management; innovation, creativity and enterprise; management consulting project; customer relationship management; global marketing; sustainable procurement; Master's dissertation.

Assessment method


Entry requirements

Applicants need a good Honours degree (normally minimum 2.2) or equivalent business professional qualification, a HND in business studies or equivalent business professional award at NVQ 4, plus 2 years' relevant work experience, or at least 2 years in a management role with in-house management education/development (part-time route only). Applicants may be interviewed prior to acceptance. Applicants whose 1st language is not English are required to meet the UK Border Agency and Universities minimum English language requirements, such as the International English Language Test (IELTS) 6.5 overall with a minimum of 5.5 in all components.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

Fee information is to be confirmed. All fees are subject to final approval. Please visit our website for further information.

Sponsorship information

Students are usually sponsored by their employer.

Business Management at Bristol, University of the West of England - UCAS