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Global Management

This course is designed for graduates from a non-business discipline who want to develop their skills and knowledge in order to become a successful manager in a global business organisation. It also allows you to put global management theory into practice with an exciting business innovation project.

Entry requirements

Normally a minimum 2:2 honours degree or equivalent or successful completion of the Graduate Certificate International Management.

A wide range of professional qualifications are also accepted either in partial or complete fulfilment of entry requirements.

Where a student has gained a recognised Honours degree but does not meet the normal entry qualification requirement, they may still be considered for entry if they can demonstrate relevant work experience of a minimum two years duration post study and acceptable level of responsibility.

Salford Alternative Entry Scheme (SAES)

We welcome applications from students who may not have formal/traditional entry criteria but who have relevant experience or the ability to pursue the course successfully.

The Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL) process could help you to make your work and life experience count. The APL process can be used for entry onto courses or to give you exemptions from parts of your course.

Two forms of APL may be used for entry: the Accreditation of Prior Certificated Learning (APCL) or the Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL).

English Language Requirements

Normally IELTS 6.5 with no individual element below 5.5, or equivalent recognised Secure English Language Test, (SELT).

If the English language qualification is slightly below this level candidates may be able to take one of the many English courses available in the University. For further information please search for English on Course Finder.

Course modules

Modules include: Strategic international business management; international financial management, marketing and service management; operations and information management; business innovation project.

Assessment methods

Assessment includes: Essays, assignments, exams, multiple choice tests, online tests, group reports, and portfolio work. There is one exam.

Sponsorship information

Study awards include: Vice-Chancellor's Excellence Scholarship; University of Salford student loyalty discount; Country bursary scheme (for international students only).


You should also consider further costs which may include books, stationery, printing, binding and general subsistence on trips and visits.

For Part-time, PgDip and PgCert fees please contact the department.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Fee locale Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 8,500 (Whole course) Home/EU 1 Years
MSc Full-time £ 8,500 (Whole course) International 1 Years
PgCert Full-time Home/EU 4 Months
PgDip Full-time Home/EU 8 Months

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