Robert Gordon University

Robert Gordon University

Quality Management

The course will provide you with a comprehensive understanding and focuses on Total Quality Management (TQM), strategic quality management, performance management and quality improvement alongside relevant tools, techniques, models and frameworks. It is suitable for professionals who wish to develop knowledge, understanding and business management skills in the fields of quality management and business improvement. It will also appeal to those with an undergraduate degree who want to build career within quality management and to existing practitioners who need to enhance and develop their knowledge, competencies, understanding and quality management skills to progress within the profession.

Entry requirements

Candidates should normally possess either a degree/Honours degree or degree-equivalent qualification in a relevant degree subject, awarded by a UK University or recognised Overseas Institution or qualifications of an approved Professional Body or Institution. Candidates with relevant industrial, commercial or professional experience at a level sufficient to justify exemption from the normal requirements may be considered. All international students, for whom English is not their first language, must provide evidence of linguistic ability, by gaining IELTS 6.5 prior to receiving an unconditional offer of a place on the course.

Course modules

Stage 1: international business environment; finance for managers; operations management; managing people. Stage 2: performance planning and decision making; quality, environmental and sustainable management systems; quality management and excellence models; research methods. Stage 3: dissertation.

Sponsorship information

Discount of up to �1000 may be offered to overseas students.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Distance learning £ 9,760 per Whole course (home fees) 3 years
MSc Distance learning £ 9,760 per Whole course (overseas fees) 3 years
MSc Distance learning £ 9,760 per Whole course (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses)) 3 years
MSc Distance learning £ 9,760 per Whole course (EU fees) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Online/Distance Learning

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions
Telephone number: 
01224 262209