University of Buckingham

University of Buckingham

Management in a Global Service Economy

The course addresses the needs of the service-centred global business world, for whom service counts. The emphasis throughout this course is on contemporary theories and their application in real-world decision-making in the global services industry and the roles and responsibilities attached. It is particularly designed to develop a range of conceptual and analytical skills for dealing with a variety of international service issues, service business situations or cases and the strategic nature of demands within the global service sector.

Entry requirements

A 1st or 2nd Class Honours degree in a related field; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 (with 6.0 or above in each component).

Course modules

Modules include: advanced academic English and business skills; dissertation; global issues in service (research project); global management; integrated service management and marketing; international business environment; managing people and leadership in services; practical research methods; project management; service operations.

Assessment methods

Examination and written assessment.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 8,400 per Whole course (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 13,860 per Whole course (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
The University of Buckingham Buckingham MK18 1EG South East

Key information

Business Admissions
Telephone number: 
01208 820236