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Strategic Management

The course prepares students to become more strategic in their outlook, and to have an awareness of the wider issues and develop strategic, analytical and management skills.

Entry requirements

You should normally have the following:

  • UK undergraduate degree (at least a 2:2) with Honours in any discipline or equivalent
  • Where candidates have a Business related degree with a lower classification we would consider entry with an additional 1-2 year’s work experience at a relevant supervisory or managerial level
  • we would also consider
  • professional qualifications
  • relevant work experience equivalent to an undergraduate degree

English language qualifications

If English is not your first language you will need an English language qualification. For this course you will need at least one of the following:

  • IELTS 6.5
  • TOEFL 550 (paper based) 213 (computer based) or 80 (internet based)
  • Pearson Test of Academic English: 51
  • Cambridge Advanced Certificate: Pass
  • London Tests of English: we accept level 5 for postgraduate courses
  • International GCE O Level English Language: Grade C
  • International GCSE English/English as a Second Language: Grade C.

Course modules

Core modules: international business strategies. Optional: entrepreneurial management; strategic finance for managers; strategic information and knowledge management; strategic leadership and people management; strategic marketing and competitive intelligence; strategic quality and project management.

Assessment methods

Research project.


Flexible payment plans are available – choose from three options:

  • Pay only for the modules you are studying
  • Pay your full course fees upfront, receive 5% discount and avoid annual increases
  • Pay for all modules studied in the year and receive a 5% discount (September enrolment only)


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Fee locale Course duration
MSc On-line study May 2018 GBP 7,965 (Whole course) Home/EU 2 Years
MSc On-line study January 2018 GBP 7,965 (Whole course) Home/EU 2 Years
MSc On-line study September 2017 GBP 7,965 (Whole course) Home/EU 2 Years

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