Newcastle University

Newcastle University

Management and Business Studies

Through the course students will develop a thorough grounding in theory, approaches, research methods and associated ethics in the social sciences generally and in management and business studies in particular, skills in the analysis of both quantitative and qualitative research data as well as an understanding of cutting edge research across the social sciences, and the ability to reconcile different research approaches and analyse data in a wide variety of formats, both qualitative and quantitative.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree, or international equivalent, in any discipline; we will also consider applicants on an individual basis with relevant professional experience. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.5 in writing and 6.0 in all other sub-sections), or equivalent.

Sponsorship information

This programme is recognised by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) under its 1+3 system (Master�s plus PhD) for funding postgraduate studies.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgDip Full-time £ 3,670 per Academic year (home fees) 8 months
PgDip Full-time £ 8,445 per Academic year (overseas fees) 8 months
MA (Res) Full-time £ 5,500 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MA (Res) Full-time £ 12,680 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
PgDip Part-time £ 8,445 per Academic year (home fees) 16 months
MA (Res) Part-time £ 2,750 per Academic year (home fees) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU North East

Key information

Newcastle University Business School
Telephone number: 
0191 208 1503