Aberystwyth University

Aberystwyth University

Management and Entrepreneurship

This course equips students with a fundamental understanding of strategies for managing and developing individuals, teams, departments and companies. Students study subjects including decision-making, implementation delivery, management of people and organisations, contemporary leadership and much more. Studies are directed towards gaining a masterful understanding of enterprise and innovation so that students are thoroughly prepared for the challenges of modern business management. Among many challenging topics, students study subjects including entrepreneurial learning and social capital, social entrepreneurship, business growth and developing international business in small businesses. Students understand the role of management in creating the environments for success in business innovation and enterprise, and contribute to the learning environment of the School of Management and Business through their own research projects. The course culminates in writing this course's equivalent to the final dissertation: the managerial report. This report brings together the knowledge gained during the course and allow students the opportunity to apply their learning to a specific issue or problem within the realms of enterprise and innovation in business.

Entry requirements

A good Honours Degree (or its equivalent) in any discipline plus satisfactory references from the university. Candidates with equivalent experience and qualifications are considered.

Course modules

Modules include: financial analysis and decision making; people and organisations; markets consumption and strategy; enterprise and innovation; implementation delivery and development; contemporary leadership.

Assessment methods

Assessment takes the form of; research proposals including a related bibliographic element, case studies, oral assessments and essays. Each student completes an integrative managerial report worth 60 credits, which deals with an area of chosen study in the 3rd semester.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 6,000 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 11,750 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 6,000 per Academic year (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses)) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 6,000 per Academic year (EU fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 3,000 per Academic year (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses)) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 3,000 per Academic year (EU fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 3,000 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 5,875 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Penglais Campus Aberystwyth SY23 3AR Wales

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Key information

Contact: 
School of Management and Business
Telephone number: 
01970 622523