University of Portsmouth

University of Portsmouth

Strategic Quality Management

On this course, you will gain knowledge of a broad range of modern theory and techniques covering operational, functional and strategic management. We devise practical ways to sharpen up your existing skills and apply them in both academic and business settings, ultimately enabling you to make an effective contribution to the implementation of policies in order to meet business targets and achieve results in the workplace.

Entry requirements

A second-class honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject. Working professionals without an honours degree who have substantial relevant experience and the academic potential to achieve the award will also be considered. Applicants to the part-time course are subject to interview. English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0.

Course modules

Modules include: Business transformation through quality management; quantitative and research methods; business systems (concepts, management and evaluation); strategic organisational excellence; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment comprises a mixture of individual and group work, case study analyses and reports, essays and presentations. You will also complete a 15,000-word dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 6,200 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 12,100 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 2,070 per Academic year (home fees) 30 months
MSc Part-time £ 4,030 per Academic year (overseas fees) 30 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site Portsmouth PO1 2UP South East

Key information

Admissions Centre, Portsmouth Business School
Telephone number: 
023 9284 2991