Birkbeck, University of London

Birkbeck, University of London

Management Consultancy and Organisational Change

This unique and innovative degree blends management consultancy theory and practice from the viewpoint of organisational and strategic change. It offers you the opportunity to develop your knowledge, skills and capabilities to operate as a successful consultant. The course is designed from the perspective of practising consultants and provides a unique combination of the latest theoretical thinking on strategic management with practical insights into successful organisational change. You will learn to apply the tools and techniques used by some of the most successful management consultancies. The course will enable you to put your knowledge, strategic thinking and imagination to work with other talented people in a supportive academic environment that encourages teamwork and active engagement in the learning process. You will find this course beneficial if you are: - an experienced consultant and change professional who wants to broaden your knowledge and experience in an academic setting - starting out on a consulting career and you wish to acquire new knowledge and develop your own consulting style - a professional, industry expert or executive in the private or public sector who wants to transition into consulting or acquire consultancy skills and knowledge to enhance your current role and performance. Highlights - Established more than 50 years ago, our organisational psychology department was the first in the UK. - This course offers you the unique opportunity to gain practical consulting experience and skills through working on a real consultancy project with a leading management consultancy firm. - This flexible, innovative and intellectually challenging programme provides you with an opportunity to develop an understanding of management consultancy theory and practice from the perspective of organisational and strategic change. - As a student at Birkbeck, you will be able to attend a wide range of events across Birkbeck, including the Alec Rodger memorial lectures. - You can also get access to an incredible range of resources, including Birkbeck Library, the University of London Library, libraries in other University of London colleges and the major national resource of the British Library.

Entry requirements

MSc: Our standard postgraduate entry requirement is a second-class honours degree (2:2 or above) from a UK university, or an equivalent international qualification. We will review every postgraduate application to Birkbeck on its individual merits and your professional qualifications and/or relevant work experience will be taken into consideration positively. We actively support and encourage applications from mature learners. Managers and consultants without a degree but with experience in a wide range of public and private sector organisations may be able to benefit substantially from the programme, and their applications are welcomed.

Course modules

For information about course structure and the modules you will be studying, please visit Birkbeck's online prospectus.

Assessment methods

Assessment includes examinations at the end of each term, coursework and a project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time October 2019 9,450 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time October 2019 9,450 per Whole course (EU) 1 Years
MSc Full-time October 2019 15,200 per Whole course (International) 1 Years
MSc Full-time October 2019 9,450 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time October 2019 9,450 per Whole course (Wales) 1 Years
MSc Full-time October 2019 9,450 per Whole course (England) 1 Years
MSc Part-time October 2019 9,450 per Whole course (England) 2 Years
MSc Part-time October 2019 9,450 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 Years
MSc Part-time October 2019 9,450 per Whole course (Wales) 2 Years
MSc Part-time October 2019 15,200 per Whole course (International) 2 Years
MSc Part-time October 2019 9,450 per Whole course (EU) 2 Years
MSc Part-time October 2019 9,450 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus WC1E 7HX London

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Key information

Contact: 
Department of Organizational Psychology
Telephone number: 
02076316659