Royal Agricultural University

Royal Agricultural University

Business Management

This programme allows students to focus solely on general business or select modules enabling a focus on wine, food, equine, agriculture, sustainability or international business to contextualise their studies in a sector of their choice; it offers an opportunity for those who would like to work in this area to study the marketing, finance, economics, people management and strategic issues faced by businesses both in the UK and internationally.

Entry requirements

Applicants normally require an Honours degree (minimum 2.2) or an overseas equivalent; mature candidates with significant relevant work experience and lower academic qualifications may be considered for entry following interview; Applicants whose 1st language is not English must achieve an 6.5 average with no element below 5.5 in IELTS. Applicants without a first degree but with acceptable professional qualifications and/or acceptable management experience may also be considered.

Course modules

Modules include: Business strategy; personal and organisational change; marketing, planning and strategy; economics and policy; research methods; either financial management or finance; dissertation. Options: Exploring management practice experientially; food chain; international business; strategic information management; agricultural management; farm business management; equine business management; equine husbandry; equine industry; viticulture and vinification; wine industry; wine study tour; economics of the environment; sustainable development.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by continuous assessment, final examinations and a written dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 12,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Part-time October 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Royal Agricultural University Cirencester GL7 6JS South West

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