Regent's University London

Regent's University London


The MA Management offers an advanced study of management and the changing global context in which organisations operate. The programme emphasises the personal nature of effective management and leadership, developing graduates who can become catalysts for change in both business and society.

This programme combines management and leadership theory, practice and values while nurturing the social and emotional aspects of learning.There is strong emphasis on teamwork and practical, experience-based learning linked to and focused on the world of management and leadership.

The programme philosophy is to ‘cultivate the seeds of possibilities’ – bringing together management and leadership theory, practice and values while nurturing the social and emotional aspects of learning, and encouraging you to act with confidence in challenging situations.

Entry requirements

We require a minimum of a lower second class (2:2) UK Honours undergraduate degree, in any discipline, from a recognised institution. Other equivalent international qualifications as recommended by the National Academic Recognition Centre will be accepted. If you are unsure as to the comparability of your qualification, please contact us.

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Exceptional entry
If you do not meet the direct entry requirements for admission to this programme, you may be eligible for exceptional entry. To be accepted via this route you must have undertaken a minimum of two years’ relevant work experience in an organisational setting. You will be required to provide a 1000-word statement outlining your rationale for applying to the programme, and how your previous experience is of relevance. Finally, you may be required to attend a formal interview with the programme director and/or Postgraduate Admissions Panel where relevant.

Course modules

This is a full-time programme, comprising three terms of study. You will take the following core modules:

  • Leadership
  • Managing Complexity
  • Organisational Dynamics
  • Research Methods
  • Strategy and Decision-Making
  • Dissertation/Business Project/Business Start-Up

Elective modules

In addition to the core modules, you will choose two of the following elective modules:

  • Business Analytics
  • Coaching
  • Creative Processes
  • Emerging Economies Enterprise
  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Family Business
  • International Business and Economic Policy
  • International Negotiation
  • Private Equity and Venture Capital
  • Transnational Marketing Seminar


There are two entry points a year in January and September. If you begin your studies in September, it will take approximately 12 months to complete the programme. If you start in January, it will take approximately 16 months.

Assessment methods

Methods of assessment include tests, essays, coursework assignments, individual and group projects, reports, team simulation exercises, presentations, research proposals and business plans.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 16,800 per Whole course () 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Regent's University London London NW1 4NS London