Management (Taught) Aberystwyth University

Accredited by: Aberystwyth University (Prifysgol Aberystwyth)

The main objective of this Masters is to equip you with a fundamental understanding of strategies for managing and leading individuals, teams, departments and companies. You will study subjects including decision-making, implementation delivery, management of people and organisations, contemporary leadership and much more. You will gain a masterful understanding of management which will thoroughly prepare you for the challenges of management in the modern workplace, and you will achieve all of this with a critical awareness of today's most pervasive issues including globalisation, sustainability, corporate social responsibility, diversity and knowledge management.

Your MSc programme will culminate in writing this course's equivalent to the final dissertation – the integrative managerial report. This report will bring together the knowledge gained during the programme and allow you to apply your learning to a specific issue or problem within a real-life corporate body. You will also be required to focus on your own personal skills development and the importance of productive leadership in today’s corporate environment.

By the time you graduate from this MSc Management, you will have gained an invaluable insight into the best practices and productive techniques used by the most effective managers. Your training will balance the theory with the practice: you will develop a critical understanding of the underlying rationale behind management techniques, and you will have the opportunity to apply the methodology as you interrogate real-life case studies and engage with your final managerial report.

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  • Location

    Penglais Campus

  • Start date

    September 2016

  • Duration

    2 years

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Course details


Year 1 Core (120 Credits) You must take

Semester 1
Marketing And Strategy For Managers MMM1020
Financial Analysis And Decision Making MMM7120
People And Organisations MMM7220

Semester 2
Ethics, Sustainability And Corporate Responsibility In Organisations MMM1120
Business Economics MMM1320
Implementation Delivery And Development MMM7420

Year 1 Core (60 Credits) You must take

Semester 3
Application And Integration (management And Corporate Leadership) MMM9860

Assessment method

Assessment takes the form of; research proposals including a related bibliographic element, case studies, oral assessments and essays. Each student will complete an integrative managerial report worth 60 credits, which deals with an area of chosen study in the third semester.

Entry requirements

A good Honours Degree (or its equivalent) in any discipline plus satisfactory references from your University. Candidates with equivalent experience and qualifications will be considered.

English Language Requirements: If you have a Bachelor’s degree from a UK University, you do not need to take an English proficiency test. Non-native English speakers who do not meet this requirement must take a University-recognised test of academic English language proficiency.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £3,000 Year 1
International £5,875 Year 1
England £3,000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £3,000 Year 1
Scotland £3,000 Year 1
Wales £3,000 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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