University of Strathclyde

Business and Management

The degree provides you with a solid understanding of how organisations work. You'll enhance the skills and awareness needed to operate effectively in different types of organisations. The course is an excellent choice as a path into business management. It's also for those looking to gain a competitive edge in today's job market.

The course is designed to help you reach your potential as a manager or leader in the organisations of today and tomorrow. We place emphasis on self-development and self-discovery, not just classroom teaching.

Entry requirements

First or second-class Honours degree, or equivalent, in a non-business or management-related subject. The MSc Business and Management is primarily designed for those with non-business related degrees and is not suitable for those with general business degrees such as BA/BSc Business Studies or Bachelors in Commerce. There's no requirement for prior work experience, although many students on the course have worked for a couple of years. The course is not suitable for those who have extensive experience.

Course modules

Modules: Professional management practice; analytical support for decision making; managing people in organisations; leadership for change and innovation; managerial accounting; marketing management; business operations; finance and financial management; project methodology; business strategy; managing technology and innovation; consultancy in practice; elective classes; project.

Assessment methods

The course is assessed through written assignments, group and individual projects, exams and presentations.

Sponsorship information

Self-funded or via international scholarships such as British Council Schemes.


Please contact the Business School for PgDip course fees.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Fee locale Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 19,500 (Year 1) International 12 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2017 12,000 (Year 1) Home/EU 12 12 Months
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time September 2017 9 9 Months

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