University of Portsmouth
Designed for those who wish to conduct a programme of research pertaining to their current organisation, study occurs alongside professional practice, providing a framework for the demonstration and development of advanced professional knowledge and skills. Relevance to the professional environment is a pivotal feature and reflection on business and management practice is integral to the learning process.
A Master's degree or equivalent in an appropriate management related subject. All applicants require a minimum of 3 years relevant business and management experience. Evidence of recent continuing professional development or leadership experience in a relevant area of business and management/management science will also be considered. English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0.
Modules include: Professional review and development; advanced research techniques; publication and dissemination; proposal for professional research and development; professional research and development.
Assessment is by coursework assignments at the end of the 1st year and students progress to the individual research phase after having passed the year 1 assessment. During the 1st taught year, students are allocated a mentor to help them develop their research topic in more depth and to prepare them for the research phase where they will be guided by a team of 2 academic supervisors over the following years.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||Portsmouth||PO1 2UP||South East|
Admissions Team, Portsmouth Business School
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