Masters Programs in Consultancy

Compare 9 Masters Programs in Consultancy

Consultancy

Advanced degrees in a wide range studies have been growing more and more specialized over the last decade. Master's degrees allow students to gain in-depth training in the methods and applications that provide many opportunities for any professional.

What is a Master in Consultancy? A Master in Consultancy is a graduate-level degree that signifies you have completed significant study in the field of entrepreneurial studies, and that you are professionally prepared to engage with clients as a consultant in a variety of ways. It is designed as an extension of the specialization that often begins with an entrepreneurial studies undergraduate degree, although the programs are also accessible to students with more general business backgrounds as well.

The benefits of pursuing a master’s in consultancy include an expanded toolkit that benefits yourself and your clients, giving you a wider range of tactics to use whether you are growing your own business or managing someone else’s. The degree also provides you with the experience needed to make well-analyzed decisions quickly and under a variety of changing conditions, making the knowledge gained immediately practical.

Costs vary quite a bit from program to program, but they are competitive with other degrees in various business-related fields. The best way to get an estimate of tuition costs for various programs is to contact the institution offering the degree.

Careers in consultancy can range across a wide variety of applications and paths. Many consultants work as problem-solvers for a variety of clients, managing their professional relationships and networks through the establishment of firms that allow them to consolidate their resources. Individual career trajectories will vary a lot depending on the type of consulting that individual students pursue, but strategic growth and personnel management are both common choices.

This emerging field is best represented by a small but dedicated core group of online schools. Many are recruiting internationally, with a focus on building the profession by working with dedicated students from a variety of backgrounds. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

 

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Master In Financial Advice

Instituto Europeo de Posgrado - España
Online Part time 8 months September 2017 Spain Madrid

The Master in Financial Counseling trains and prepares students with the knowledge and skills necessary to successfully develop and work effectively integrated financial advisory and asset management. The aim is to provide professional qualifications to carry out duties of board, management and financial advisory services to individuals on a personal or private banking, and any function ... [+]

Masters in Consultancy. Master in Financial Advice The Master in Financial Counseling trains and prepares students with the knowledge and skills necessary to successfully develop and work effectively integrated financial advisory and asset management. The aim is to provide professional qualifications to carry out duties of board, management and financial advisory services to individuals on a personal or private banking, and any bank or insurance professional role, which involves the supply of an integrated capital and financial advisory services. Double Degree Universidad Rey Juan Carlos With the agreement of the European Graduate Institute with the King Juan Carlos University in Madrid, the Online MBA in General Management is offered with dual degree from both institutions of high prestige in Spain and internationally. Why Choose Us? The methodology Online Master in Financial Advice, can combine work and family life with professional development training and acquire the knowledge of the program through a multitude of scenarios that are played in each subject, in which real situations related to the subject treated which it has been studied so that the foreground, have a practical application in financial advisory work. Proximity and customization The contact of students, teachers and tutors, is continuous through the virtual platform for the development of the program. Students will have: Total material availability 24 hours a day, 7 days a week Posing questions at any time of day Continuous communication through discussion forums Evaluation system The program evaluation is essentially practical, and is based on four aspects: Practical exercises scheduled Individual and group work Participation in activities Master Thesis Project Admission process For each call the following admission process is performed, based on a selection of students for the limited places offered: The IEP business advisors inform the candidate on all issues relating to the program and the process and admission requirements (Conditions of Funding, Scholarships, etc.). The candidate must complete the "application form" which will be sent, and send it to IEP along with the following documents: Curriculum vitae Titulación Universitaria Upon receipt of documentation, the candidate for a telephone interview will be convened to complete the assessment process. The Admissions Committee will consider the record and within approximately one week will receive your certificate of admission, when capable, which gives the place to study the program. Upon receipt of the certificate of admission, students will formalize their enrollment. Funding There are also special financing conditions, promoted by both institutions, in order to help students to assume the cost of the course through a system of deferred payments by monthly installments comfortable and tailored to the needs of students. [-]

Philosophical Counselling and Consultancy

Universitatea De Vest Din Timisoara
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Romania Timisoara

The Philosophical Counseling and Consultancy Masters Programme taught in English is the first MA programme of this kind in Central-Eastern Europe, providing up-to-date knowledge and skills that can be professionally employed in support of persons, groups and organizations facing existential, relational, ethical, or decisional problems. [+]

The Faculty of Political Science, Philosophy and Communication Sciences is the youngest and most dynamic of the faculties of the West University of Timisoara, being created in 1999. Most of our students study international relations, public relations, communication and journalism. Teaching takes place in Romanian, English and German. The faculty has nine bachelor programs, six master programs and two doctoral programs, in political science and in philosophy. At present, there are few programs of this type in the world, and ours is the only taught in English in Europe. Our 2-year MA’s main purpose is the intense and comprehensive high-quality certified formation of well-trained professionals in applied/practical philosophy, which include philosophical counselling and consultancy for individuals and organizations, ethical counselling, and philosophy for children. Employing solid philosophical knowledge and general counselling skills, the successful graduates will facilitate the thinking of a client or group of people via the five methods generated by philosophy: critical thinking, conceptual analysis, phenomenology, thought experiments, and creative thinking. Main course titles Philosophical tools of argumentation Deliberation and critical reasoning Care and responsibility ethics Practical ethics Biographic narrative in philosophical counselling Corporate communication Counselling skills Philosophy with children General principles of Psychopatholoy Psychiatry and Clinical Semiology Clinical observation Skills & tools for philosophical counselling in practice Active listening and observation in philosophical dialogue Supervised individual and group counselling Potential labour market positions following graduation Increasinly sought worldwide, especially in helping with logical-philosophical, axiological, and ethical analysis and foundation of decision-making; social and multicultural relations; and ethical issues, faced by businesses and multinational companies; certified individual philosphical counselling practice; philosophy for children facilitation; philosophy-based (including ethical) consultancy for public institutions or private oranizations. It is an international MA programme organized by West University of Timisoara, in collaboration with Ca’ Foscari University, Venice – together with whom West University will award a Double Diploma, namely MA (West University)/Laurea Magistrale (Ca’ Foscari) – and Institut de Pratiques Philosophiques in Paris, which will additionally grant the graduates their own certifications. [-]

Master in Private Banking and Wealth Management

Sciences Po
Campus Full time 1 year August 2017 France Paris

The Master in Private Banking and Wealth Management is SciencesPo’s one-year program for young graduates interested in private banking, wealth and asset management and humanities. It is the ideal program for serious students aspiring to become truly specialized private bankers and wealth managers. [+]

Masters in Consultancy. The Master in Private Banking and Wealth Management is SciencesPo’s one-year program for young graduates interested in private banking, wealth and asset management and humanities. It is the ideal program for serious students aspiring to become truly specialized private bankers and wealth managers. Objectives The program focuses on the fundamentals of banking and, in particular, provides students with critical knowledge regarding assets, compliance, and the ethical and legal environment of wealth management. These foundational courses are contextualized and grounded in the humanities through SciencesPo’s core curriculum courses in political science, law, sociology, history and economics and completed by specialized skills training in ethics and compliance. In particular, the Master in Private Banking and Wealth Management will: - Foster their analytical capacity through a multidisciplinary approach - Develop their skills in client relationship management, and managerial skills in general, with an emphasis on professional negotiation and digital skills - Develop their expertise across all asset classes and in global investment strategy optimization - Offer a privileged connection to SciencesPo’s network of corporate partners and facilitate access to the labor market Innovative teaching methods The master emphasizes interdisciplinary analytical tools and hands-on training workshops as essential to understanding and performing in the field of private banking and wealth management. It is built on a case study approach that is further enriched by the experience and the diversity of the cohort. A high level of interaction is fostered by the small size of the class (the program enrolls 25 to 30 students a year). Students also have access to the full curriculum of SciencesPo’s Department of Economics in business, management, finance and economics as well as SciencesPo’s graduate “common core curriculum” in the humanities. They may choose from a wide range of courses and workshops offered in English and French, according to their individual academic and professional needs and interests. Faculty The Master draws upon SciencesPo’s world-class faculty and its unparalleled network of experts. The program also mobilizes the SciencesPo alumni community, whose members are committed to mentoring and guiding students in their projects and career development as well as to teaching “master classes”. Core courses are taught by both members of its permanent faculty - notably calling upon the deep knowledge and expertise of Sciences Po’s Department of Economics - and by adjunct professors who are leading industry specialists from SciencesPo’s corporate partners. Structure and Curriculum Taught entirely in English with optional courses taught in English and French, the program includes: A one-week orientation period in August in order to refresh fundamentals of quantitative skills The Fall Semester made up of seven core courses and two electives A three-week internship in January in private banking as a first step onto the labor market and as a networking opportunity – provided by SciencesPo The Spring semester made up of seven core courses and two electives The final Summer semester made up of six advanced courses and which is dedicated to developing practical leadership and management/professional skills. In addition to these courses, students may choose to enroll in a language course. Non-French speakers are particularly encouraged to enroll in French language classes. The overall required number of credits is 100 ECTS, the equivalent of about 25 courses , which makes the curriculum one of the most demanding specialized master programs. Admissions The candidates must hold at least a bachelor degree with either 3-year work experience or a Master Year 1 under validation and, ideally, internship experience. They must demonstrate proficiency in English. [-]

Master of Professional Counselling

Monash University Malaysia
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 4 years February 2017 Malaysia Selangor + 1 more

The Master of Professional Counselling in Monash University Malaysia is a skills-based course suited to those with an interest in counselling. It is taught by academics with extensive experience of working as professional counsellors/psychologists. [+]

Master of Professional Counselling Why study a Master of Professional Counselling? The Master of Professional Counselling in Monash University Malaysia is a skills-based course suited to those with an interest in counselling. It is taught by academics with extensive experience of working as professional counsellors/psychologists. This course is designed to prepare students to become registered counsellors in settings such as community mental health, schools, health centers, workplaces, and in private practice. The course is also suitable for people already working in various professions who may wish to utilise counselling skills in roles such as teaching, social work and human resources. A distinctive feature of the course is its focus on preparing students to be culturally competent counsellors in Malaysia and the region. This course requires students to undertake 504 hours of clinical placements, including a minimum of 192 hours of client contact. Through these mandatory placements, students have an opportunity to apply theory to practice under supervision in clinical settings. Professional recognition This course will be submitted for accreditation by the following professional organisations: Malaysian Board of Counsellors (Lembaga Kaunselor Malaysia) Australian Counselling Association (ACA) Psychotherapy and Counselling Federation of Australia (PACFA) Areas of study Counselling practice and theory Human growth and lifespan development Mental health issues: grief, trauma and substance abuse Counselling in a multicultural context Children and adolescents counselling Personnel and career development counselling Counselling skills: individuals and couples Ethics and professional issues in counselling and psychology Group counselling skills and psychotherapy Cognitive behaviour therapy Advanced Personnel and career development counselling Counselling research design, statistics and program evaluation Psychological assessment and measurement Counselling practicum Research project in counselling Counselling Internship Course structure This course consists of advance preparatory units, core units and application units. Requirements Students must complete: 1.Four advanced preparatory units (24 points) Counselling practice and theory Human growth and lifespan development Mental health issues: grief, trauma and substance abuse Counselling in a multicultural context 2.Eight core units (48 points) Children and adolescents counselling Personnel and career development counselling Counselling skills: individuals and couples Ethics and professional issues in counselling and psychology Group counselling skills and psychotherapy Cognitive behaviour therapy Advanced personnel and career development counselling Counselling research design, statistics and program evaluation 3.Four application units (24 points) Psychological assessment and measurement Counselling practicum Research project in counselling Counselling Internship Entry Requirements Applicants must have successfully completed a recognised bachelor degree or equivalent qualification with credit average (60%), submit referee reports (two academics) and must attend an interview. Applicant must also meet the University’s English language requirements IELTS minimum overall test score of 6.5 with individual band scores not less than 6 or an internet-based TOEFL score of 79 overall with minimum scores of : Listening 12 Reading 13 Speaking 18 Writing 21 or paper-based TOEFL score of 550 overall with Test of Written English (TWE): 4.5. Mode of study Full-time Part-time (Classes are held on weekdays during the day, no weekend classes. All students are expected to be available during scheduled class times). Expected course outcomes Upon successful completion of this course it is expected that graduates will be able to: demonstrate an advanced level of knowledge of evidence-based theories and frameworks related to the major schools of counselling and psychotherapy relate appropriate therapeutic approaches and strategies to the corresponding developmental stages across childhood, adolescence, adulthood and ageing demonstrate capacity in synthesising and communicating ideas at an advanced academic level demonstrate cultural awareness and sensitivity in all aspects of professional counselling develop a deeper understanding of self, personal values and preferred styles of counselling assess clients both formally and informally through individual, family, group and career counselling apply the knowledge and skills developed in counselling practice in a workplace setting recognise the ethical and professional issues in counselling and psychology demonstrate knowledge of appropriate research approaches and apply research and evaluation skills in the contexts of research, report writing, case notes and referrals. Career opportunities On completion of the course, graduates should be able to work as counsellors with an advanced level of knowledge, and be cognisant of the professional issues involved in undertaking counselling as a profession in Malaysia and the region. Graduates would be able to work in settings such as community mental health clinics, schools, health centers, workplaces, and in private practice. Duration The Master of Professional Counselling degree can be undertaken over two years of full-time or four years of part-time study. Fees In 2016, full tuition fees for this course are: RM 65,000 for Malaysian students RM 71,500 for international students. Credit No credit transfer applications will be accepted. Intake periods for 2016 February and July [-]

Specialised Master in Auditing and Consulting

ESCP Europe Business School
Campus Full time 1 year January 2017 France Paris

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Masters in Consultancy. Studies at Paris campus. Scientific Director: Prof. Anne Le Manh Objectives of the programme With this programme, we intend to show our students a 360° view of the auditing and consulting world and give them both the professional skills and the know-how to work at their best in an international context. Career opportunities Graduates from the MS in Auditing and Consulting work in Auditing in International Practices which offer fast and bright careers for highly motivated people. But they can also choose to branch out in other activities: working in a consulting practice, in the finance services of international corporations or banks, or in the Internal Auditing department of an international corporation. Curriculum Beyond the teaching of technical knowledge, this programme promotes enterprising spirit, the taking of responsibility, networking, and team work. A combination of theory classes and of live practical cases: Financial Audit Internal Audit and Control System Financial Accounting Mergers and Acquisitions Corporate Finance Business and Tax Law Cost Analysis and Management Control International seminar Last year the class went to Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam. Class Profile Business: 45% Economics/Finance: 41% Engineering: 7% Political science: 7% 21% international students 34% women, 66% men Language requirement French and English Duration 1 year (Start in September) Job Survey 42K€ is the average salary after the MS. Less than 3 months after graduation 100% are employed. 72% have a job with an international dimension. In which sector: Auditing/Accounting: 72% Consulting: 22% Finance/Banking: 6% How to apply Online application TOEFL, TOEIC or IELTS score Personal interview if eligible [-]

Specialised Master in Strategy and Organisation Consulting

ESCP Europe Business School
Campus Full time 1 year January 2017 France Paris

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Studies at Paris campus. Scientific Director: Prof. Thierry Boudès Objectives of the programme The goal of this ESCP Europe Specialised Master is to train participants in corporate consulting. Those responsible for planning and implementing large-scale projects for businesses must have both organisational and managerial expertise, and also the capacity to build a clear strategic vision for the company and its information systems in an innovative context. Career opportunities Graduates work in positions such as: Strategy Consultant, Project Manager, Business Analyst, M&A Consultant, Organisation and Management Project Manager, Strategy and Development Project Manager, etc. Curriculum A combination of theory classes and of live practical cases: The ability to conduct strategic analysis in a fast-changing environment Knowledge of corporate consulting and intervention professions The capacity to direct large-scale strategic projects and implement major changes within companies Consulting Workshops to gain hands-on experience Consulting workshops Thanks to our partnerships with big consulting firms, students get to work with real live cases and learn the know-how that is highly valued by the sector’s biggest players. International seminar A 1-week seminar at Cornell University, USA Successful applicants can pursue their studies for one year and acquire a Master of Industrial and Labor Relations (M.I.L.R.) at Cornell University Class Profile Business: 19% Engineering: 44% Political sciences: 10% Economics & Finance: 10% Humanities and Social Sciences: 6% Law: 10% Life sciences: 1% 16% international students 44% women, 56% men Language requirement French and English Duration 1 year (Start in September) Job Survey 43K€ is the average salary after the MS. Less than 3 months after graduation 89% are employed. 69% work outside of their country of origin. In which sector: Consulting: 81% Finance/Banking/Insurance: 7% Environment: 6% Information Technologies: 6% How to apply Online application TOEFL, TOEIC or IELTS & GMAT, GRE or TAGE MAGE score OR ESCP Europe written tests: General knowledge + English test Personal interview if eligible [-]

Master Specialized In Business Coaching & Management Skills

ADEN campus Lima
Online & Campus Combined Full time March 2017 Peru Lima

The program is aimed at executives of organizations that must achieve results in complex environments must adequately impact on people; whether today have personnel in charge or not. It is a challenge current manager achieve their impact on employees, peers and superiors [+]

Masters in Consultancy. Sets MASTER YOUR SPECIALIST GOALS Acquire a conceptual framework with the basics and new trends on the themes of leadership, motivation, coaching and team building work oriented high performance. Knowing one driving profile and the profile of the team through a set of tests that enable organizational have an accurate diagnosis of the strengths and areas for improvement to manage. Become aware of the importance of self-knowledge as a nodal discipline for the exercise of the function of driving because it allows "know what you have to know what you can". Develop skills to be an effective coach of the members of his team, to optimize productivity. recipients The program is aimed at executives of organizations that must achieve results in complex environments must adequately impact on people; whether today have personnel in charge or not. It is a challenge current manager achieve their impact on employees, peers and superiors CURRICULUM Specialized Master consists of three periods: the first is common and is focused on the basics of company management; this period is face and develops with a high practical content with monthly meetings for 10 months. The remaining two periods are of specialization where you will deepen your learning in a specific area of ​​interest, these periods are online format, where you can interact with professionals from other countries; You can choose from the following specializations: SKILLS PROGRAM-Presencial 100 hs Management Skills Program (PHD) will provide the necessary tools to develop their leadership in contexts of great diversity, which require a leader to redefine their roles and rethink their driving practices: MODULE 1: Job Excellence and quality of life MODULE 2: Personal Leadership MODULE 3: Talent Management (Talent Simulator) MODULE 4: Executive Coaching MODULE 5: Ontological Coaching MODULE 6: Agile Leadership (Simulator Commander) MODULE 7: Communicative Tools MODULE 8: Collaborative Teams (Simulator Lost) MODULE 9: Strategic Negotiation MODULE 10: The practice of negotiation (Simulator Negociator) Specialized Master in Business Coaching-Online Certification The Master is certified by Euncet Business School and UCI Extension [-]

Master Specialized In Business Coaching & Management Skills

ADEN Chile
Online & Campus Combined Full time February 2017 Chile Santiago

The program is aimed at executives of organizations that must achieve results in complex environments must adequately impact on people; whether today have personnel in charge or not. It is a challenge current manager achieve their impact on employees, peers and superiors [+]

Sets MASTER YOUR SPECIALIST GOALS Acquire a conceptual framework with the basics and new trends on the themes of leadership, motivation, coaching and team building work oriented high performance. Knowing one driving profile and the profile of the team through a set of tests that enable organizational have an accurate diagnosis of the strengths and areas for improvement to manage. Become aware of the importance of self-knowledge as a nodal discipline for the exercise of the function of driving because it allows "know what you have to know what you can". Develop skills to be an effective coach of the members of his team, to optimize productivity. recipients The program is aimed at executives of organizations that must achieve results in complex environments must adequately impact on people; whether today have personnel in charge or not. It is a challenge current manager achieve their impact on employees, peers and superiors CURRICULUM Specialized Master consists of three periods: the first is common and is focused on the basics of company management; this period is face and develops with a high practical content with monthly meetings for 10 months. The remaining two periods are of specialization where you will deepen your learning in a specific area of ​​interest, these periods are online format, where you can interact with professionals from other countries; You can choose from the following specializations: SKILLS PROGRAM-Presencial 100 hs Management Skills Program (PHD) will provide the necessary tools to develop their leadership in contexts of great diversity, which require a leader to redefine their roles and rethink their driving practices: MODULE 1: Job Excellence and quality of life MODULE 2: Personal Leadership MODULE 3: Talent Management (Talent Simulator) MODULE 4: Executive Coaching MODULE 5: Ontological Coaching MODULE 6: Agile Leadership (Simulator Commander) MODULE 7: Communicative Tools MODULE 8: Collaborative Teams (Simulator Lost) MODULE 9: Strategic Negotiation MODULE 10: The practice of negotiation (Simulator Negociator) Specialized Master in Business Coaching-Online Certification The Master is certified by Euncet Business School and UCI Extension [-]

Private Banking And Financial Advisory Services (face And Online)

IEB - Instituto De Estudios Bursátiles
Online & Campus Combined Part time 15 months September 2017 Spain Madrid

This course aims to a better understanding of private banking in a global context and identifying the determining factors in the decision making of private banking clients. [+]

Private Banking and Financial Advice (Face and On-line)

PREPARE FOR ACCREDITATION EFA®.

 

The degree of competition and sophistication of private banking clients over the past decade has been accompanied by a remarkable development of new non-traditional investment instruments. In this sense, the alternatives have come to play a key role in investors' portfolios in the business and financial institutions serving these customers. This course (Private Banking and Financial Advice) aims at a better understanding of private banking in a global context and identifying the determining factors in the decision making of private banking clients. For proper design of the "Investment Policy", a reference in the wealth management, is essential understanding of alternative products. Business structure that meets the requirements of investors have to develop under a fully integrated model in the bank.... [-]