Plymouth University

School of Management

School of Management

The institution

The postgraduate programme at Plymouth University Business School is dedicated to providing an excellent learning experience for postgraduates in general business and its distinctive areas of expertise founded upon a critical, analytical approach to management education. Our staff and students undertake rigorous and relevant research that has impact, and makes a positive contribution to wider society locally, nationally, and internationally. We offer a continually evolving range of applied learning opportunities for our students who are stimulated by the intellectual contributions of our academics, and engagement with our corporate, professional and community partners.

We aspire to be recognised as a leading international management school that has built a reputation for the excellence of its graduate education, its world-class research, and its constructive interaction with business and the professions. Our intention is to promote sustainable innovation and robust management solutions through ensuring that our research has impact, and our education enhances the effective decision-making of future leaders.

Postgraduate study

The home of postgraduate programmes at Plymouth University Business School is the newly refurbished Mast House building, located in Sutton Harbour with amazing views. Both the building and the staff are dedicated to supporting and inspiring you as you develop your chosen career.

Plymouth University Business School offers an established range of postgraduate level programmes which are perfect for further developing your career prospects. We specialise in human resource and leadership studies, international shipping and logistics and operations strategy. Whether you're a graduate or have had a successful career in the industry we can help you master your future.


The School has solid research foundations led by the School's three research centres, CEMLEF, SERC and SLGP and also works closely with local businesses to improve their competitiveness, productivity and performance using Knowledge Transfer Partnerships.


Plymouth University has been ranked one of the most sustainable universities in the country after topping the People and Planet Green League twice in the last five years. 


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Key information

Plymouth University Business School
Plymouth University
Telephone number: 
01752 585805
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