Management (Taught) Birkbeck, University of London

Awarded by: University of London

This programme has a flexible structure, which allows you to choose to concentrate on a general background in business and management or to focus on a specialist area. Whichever you choose, the programme provides a solid grounding in key aspects in management and draws upon the Department of Management's areas of research expertise.

Based in the School of Business, Economics and Informatics, the Department of Management is an internationally recognised centre of excellence in teaching, research and consultancy in the broad field of management. Our academic staff are active researchers as well as enthusiastic teachers, and regularly publish cutting-edge articles in the world's leading journals.

We have particular research strengths in international business and strategy, the management of innovation and entrepreneurship, human resource management, corporate governance, sport management and marketing, as well as financial management and accounting.

We offer students of all ages and backgrounds a chance to study either part-time or full-time in our department and to gain an internationally recognised University of London qualification.

  • Qualification

    Master of Research - MRes

  • Study mode

    Part-time

  • Location

    Bloomsbury Campus

  • Start date

    October 2017

  • Duration

    2 years


Course details

Modules

You complete 6 modules and a dissertation. You can choose to follow an MRes or an MPhil pathway.
Full-time study

If you study full-time over 1 year, you take 3 compulsory modules and choose 1 further compulsory module in quantitative methods from 3 possible choices.

You also choose option modules worth 15-30 credits, depending on which quantitative methods module you choose. You can choose option modules from any postgraduate option module available within the Department of Management. You can also choose to study option modules offered by other departments, subject to approval.

You also complete a dissertation worth 90 modules.
Part-time study

If you study part-time over 2 years, you take 2 compulsory modules and choose 1 further compulsory module in quantitative methods from 3 possible choices in Year 1.

In Year 2, you take 1 compulsory module and choose option modules worth 15-30 credits, depending on which quantitative methods module you choose. You can choose option modules from any postgraduate option module available within the Department of Management. You can also choose to study option modules offered by other departments, subject to approval.

You also complete a dissertation worth 60 modules.

Assessment method

A combination of examinations, coursework and a 20,000-word dissertation.


Entry requirements

Normally at least a second-Class Honours degree in any subject area from a UK university or a non-UK equivalent. A professional or other qualification obtained by written examinations approved by the College. Relevant experience, supporting statements and references may be taken into consideration, especially in the case of non-standard applications. If English is not your first language or you have not previously studied in English, our usual requirement is the equivalent of an International English Language Testing System (IELTS Academic Test) score of 6.5, with not less than 6.0 in each of the sub-tests.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £5,475 Year 1
International £8,475 Year 1
England £5,475 Year 1
Northern Ireland £5,475 Year 1
Scotland £5,475 Year 1
Wales £5,475 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

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