MSc Corporate Strategy and Governance

Nottingham University Business School

Program Description
EFMD Equis Accredited

MSc Corporate Strategy and Governance

Nottingham University Business School

This is the only MSc of its kind to combine the two interdependent topics of strategy and governance.

Annually the course attracts a dozen or so students, which will allow you to develop a close working relationship with your fellow students and teaching staff.

This course is for you if you have studied or have experience of management, business or economics. The course will help you progress your career in venture capital, management consultancy, investment banking or financial services management.

By bringing you into contact with leading experts in their field, the course strikes a good balance between theory and practice.

Course structure

Please note that the following structure and modules may be subject to change.

Semester 1

  • Introduction to Research Methods
  • Managerial Economics

One from:

  • Further Quantitative Research Methods
  • Further Qualitative Research Methods

and one from:

  • Managing People and Organisations
  • Corporate Financial Strategy

Semester 2

  • Corporate Governance
  • Corporate Strategy

At least one from:

  • Behavioural Economics and Decision Making
  • Corporate Risk
  • Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital
  • Financial Econometrics
  • Financial Reporting
  • Financial Services: Context, Consumers and Markets
  • Industrial Economics
  • Innovation and Policy
  • International Finance
  • Managing for Sustainability


  • 12,000-15,000 word Corporate Strategy and Governance dissertation.

Admission requirements

2:1 honours degree or equivalent

English requirements

IELTS 6.5 with 6.0 in each element

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated December 16, 2015
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 21, 2016
12 months
Full time
10,500 GBP
Aug. 31, 2016
Start date Sept. 21, 2016
United Kingdom Nottingham, England
Application deadline Aug. 31, 2016
End date Sept. 16, 2017
Duration 12 months
Price 10,500 GBP
for UK/EU. £18,000 for Overseas students