Cranfield University

Cranfield University

Retail Management

This programme is highly relevant for future leaders in the retail industry. Whether you intend to join a major retailer, become a retail-focused consultant, lead your own retail business, or build your management career working for organisations across the sector, this course is for you. You will cover a breadth of topics including digital and multi-channel retailing, international retail, marketing strategy, branding and communications, supply chains and procurement, strategic management and management consulting. Designed with leading companies and senior practitioners this course gives you up-to-date knowledge and skills in the key areas of managing a retail business. Practical skills are developed through your participation in business simulations, a consultancy project, case studies, interactions with practitioners, on-site visits to retailers and a Study Tour to Paris. The diverse, multi-national cohort provides an international learning opportunity enabling you to share retail industry insight and experience. Our self-contained campus, just one hour from London, offers a friendly postgraduate-focused learning environment, with unrivalled access to lecturers, career development professionals and support staff. 99% of Cranfield School of Management MSc students seeking employment are employed within 3 months of graduation.

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Bursaries: there is a limited number of bursaries available for UK/EU candidates, worth up to £4000. These are awarded at the course director's discretion and are based on merit as well as considerations of financial need. If you would like to be considered for a bursary, please indicate so in the financial details section of your application. Scholarships: there are 2 £5500 scholarships available for outstanding UK/EU candidates.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cranfield Campus Milton Keynes MK43 0AL South East

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