Oxford Brookes University

Strategic Management and Leadership

Accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI), this 12-month, part-time master�s programme provides students with the option of specialising in a topic that is of interest and relevance to the sector/industry in which they currently work. Upon graduation students will be eligible to apply for membership of the CMI.

Entry requirements

A minimum of a good 2nd class Honours degree (or equivalent overseas degree from a recognised institution, or equivalent professional or other qualification). Applicants usually need IELTS 6.0-7.0 (normally with 6.0 in reading and writing and a minimum of 5.5 in listening and speaking) if their 1st language is not English.

Course modules

Modules include: Understanding and researching organisations (20 credits); dissertation (50 credits).

Assessment methods

Teaching takes the form of interactive workshops, but there are also lectures from staff and visiting speakers. Lectures, discussions, role-play exercises, learning packages and seminars are linked with selected case studies and assessments to strengthen your practical analysis and decision-making skills. Students will have the opportunity to develop their skills in working as part of a team through structured syndicate work and group assignments.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Part-time - 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Wheatley Campus Oxford OX33 1HX South East

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