University of St Andrews

University of St Andrews

Management

The course provides recent graduates of all subject areas and cultural backgrounds with a solid foundation in contemporary management methods and all the relevant skills. For all graduates, particularly those from a non-business discipline with little or no work experience, it will provide the knowledge and inspire the confidence to take up managerial responsibilities or a leadership role with any organisation. The course provides an integrative understanding and a flexible approach to problem solving within organisations and enables students to develop a solid foundation in contemporary management methods and allows them to gain important analytical and management skills required to obtain a professional position with managerial responsibilities or a leadership role within an organisation.

Entry requirements

A good undergraduate degree (UK 2.1 or above, or equivalent) in a subject other than business, or management. Applicants whose 1st language is not English will need IELTS 7.0 or TOEFL IBT of 100 or equivalent.

Course modules

Semester 1: Managing human resources; corporate finance and accounting in a global context. Semester 2: Marketing (principles and practice); strategic management. Whole year module: Dissertation (including research methods preparation). Optional modules: Creative marketing communications; entrepreneurship, creativity and innovation; ethics, organisations and management; financial systems; international financial management; international marketing; leadership in organisations; managing natural resources; managing people in global markets; marketing and society; non-governmental organisations (NGOs) (critical perspective); risk management; scenario thinking and strategy.

Assessment methods

MLitt: 9 months of ongoing coursework and a supervised dissertation of 15,000 words. MPhil: 9 months of ongoing coursework and a supervised research thesis of 40,000 words.

Sponsorship information

Carnegie-Cameron bursaries; entrant accommodation bursary; Formula Santander postgraduate scholarship; recent graduate discount; Thomas and Margaret Roddan Trust bursary.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,400 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,400 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,400 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 19,400 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,400 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,400 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of St Andrews St Andrews KY16 9AX Scotland

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Secretary
Telephone number: 
01334 461969