Aberystwyth University

Aberystwyth University

Management and Project Management

The main objective of this course is to equip students with a fundamental understanding of strategies for managing individuals, teams, departments and companies. Students study subjects including decision-making, implementation delivery, management of people and organisations, contemporary leadership and much more. As students gain a masterful understanding these subjects they specialise their studies towards project management, productivity and management success in the modern workplace. The course culminates in writing this course's equivalent to the final dissertation: the integrative managerial report. This report is an opportunity to apply learning to a specific issue or problem within a real-world company. Students also are required to focus on their own personal skills and strengths to find their most productive way into today�s business environment.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree (or its equivalent) in any discipline plus satisfactory references from their university. Candidates with equivalent experience and qualifications are considered. IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 93 (internet based) where applicable.

Course modules

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

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.


Qualification Study mode 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 Part-time £ 2,500 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 5,875 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 2,500 per Academic year (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses)) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 2,500 per Academic year (EU fees) 2 years

Campus details

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

Key information

School of Management and Business
Telephone number: 
01970 622523