Birmingham City University

Birmingham City University

Multi-Unit Leadership and Strategy

The programme is made up of 2 elements. The 'business research methods' module provides participants with the knowledge and skills needed to carry out effective business and management research in a multi-unit context. The selection and application of a range of research methods will be discussed with particular emphasis on how they contribute to the validity and reliability of research and their application to different types of projects. The 2nd part is the dissertation, chosen by the individual and the company. Undertaking the dissertation requires the development of advanced knowledge and skills in all aspects of a multi-unit learning including: research skills; opportunity and problem finding and mapping; search, experimentation, discovery, innovation, creativity and imagination as well as personal, social and relationship aspects.

Entry requirements

Applicants must have successfully completed the Postgraduate Diploma in Multi-Unit Leadership and Strategy and interview.

Course modules

Core modules: Business research methods; dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time £ 4,000 per Academic year (home fees) 9 months
MSc Part-time £ 4,000 per Academic year (EU fees) 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City North Campus Birmingham B42 2SU West Midlands

Key information

Telephone number: 
0121 331 5595