University of Glasgow

University of Glasgow


This programme provides a detailed understanding of modern business principles, including financial information management, managing people in organisations, marketing and strategy.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent in any subject; prior work experience is encouraged but not required. 2.1 Honours degree or non-UK equivalent (e.g. a GPA of 3.0 or above) in any subject. Prior work experience is encouraged but not required.

Course modules

Students will take 6 core courses, 2 optional courses and complete a substantial independent piece of work, normally in the form of a project, dealing with a topical management issue. There are also non-assessed, compulsory workshop programmes, involving participation in a series of reflective learning exercises that include induction events, strategic case analysis and debates. The taught courses comprise a combination of lectures, seminars, tutorials, simulations, fieldwork and project work, both in groups and individually. Core courses; business management and decision making; delivering performance; financial information management; marketing management; people in organisations; strategic management. Optional courses; american business and management in an international context; analytical marketing; business environment in china; business planning; contemporary issues in human resources management; digital transformation; e-marketing strategy; entrepreneurial finance; influencing skills; management in the creative industries.

Assessment methods



Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 8,750 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 18,200 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 8,750 per Academic year (EU fees) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Glasgow Glasgow G12 8QQ Scotland

Key information

Business School
Telephone number: 
0141 330 3993