University of Liverpool

University of Liverpool

Finance and Management

In studying this programme, you will gain a critical awareness of the issues involved in leading and managing complex organisations, with a particular emphasis on business finance and the role of business in society. The programme has three key elements: a grounding in the core disciplines essential to management; specialised instruction in business finance, including taught courses; a project or dissertation comprising an independent piece of research linking the first two elements. The programme emphasises the enhancement of business and management skills � analysis, problem solving, decision-making, effective communication and leadership. The core elements of the programme include leadership, strategy, managing the environment, managing change and innovation, managing financial resources � are delivered in concentrated blocks to encourage depth of understanding and to facilitate interactive teaching and learning. It has a strong focus on the development of management and leadership skills and knowledge, based on a strong foundation of self awareness. Students access a wide range of diagnostic resources, and also benefit from and apply constructive feedback, networking opportunities, placements, guest speakers, and careers counselling to enable them to apply the theories and concepts to which they are exposed.

Entry requirements

Students will normally be expected to hold a 2.1 Honours degree (which may be in any discipline) from a UK university, or an equivalent professional qualification from a similar non-UK institution; non-graduates with very extensive professional experience and/or other prior qualifications may also be considered; candidates should normally be expected to have 2�3 years' substantive work experience; all candidates must meet our required level of English.

Course modules

Core modules: Managing financial resources; managing the environment; developing as a manager and a leader; the organisation in the strategic context; advanced financial and management accounting; change and innovation; developing as a manager and a leader; advanced corporate finance and financial management; the financial system and risk management; work based project; dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MBA Full-time £ 13,000 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MBA Full-time £ 17,800 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MBA Part-time - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus Liverpool L3 5PS North West

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