Sheffield University Management School

Introduction
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The University of Sheffield is a truly international environment with nearly 25,000 students from 117 countries. With a history stretching back to 1879, it is one of the UK’s leading universities and, as part of the Russell Group, is renowned for its research and teaching excellence.

Sheffield University Management School is one of the university’s largest departments, housed in a modern, newly-refurbished building just ten minutes’ walk from campus. We are in the top one per cent of business schools worldwide, having been awarded a Triple Crown accreditation from the three major international accreditation bodies – AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA. The Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014 results place us in the top 15 business/management schools in the UK with 81% of our research considered world leading or internationally excellent. We are ranked in the top 5 in the Russell Group and top 10 in the UK for research impact - the demonstrable contribution that our research makes to society and the economy.

Student and staff numbers have increased alongside our academic reputation and all benefit from our exceptional reputation for internationally-renowned research and innovative teaching.

Student Experience and Employability

  • Sheffield University Management School has full-time careers staff based in our Employability Hub – this means that postgraduates are always able to receive advice on vital employability matters such as student placements, job applications and interview techniques.
  • The University of Sheffield is recognised as one of the top 150 institutions in the world in terms of employability
  • Teaching quality assessments rate our teaching very highly across a wide range of subjects, and official research assessments confirm our reputation as a centre for world-class research in many disciplines
  • The Triple Crown accredited status of Sheffield University Management School recognises academic quality, an integrated international approach and a well-developed business engagement strategy
  • Sheffield was listed in the top ten for student satisfaction in the National Student Survey 2011
  • In our most recent graduate survey, 97 per cent of our UK graduates were in employment within six months of qualifying

Rankings

  • Our Triple Crown accreditation places Sheffield University Management School in the top one per cent of business schools in the world
  • The Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey 2014 ranks the University of Sheffield as number one for overall student experience. It was also named first for its Students’ Union, social life, accommodation, facilities and ‘the university most people would recommend to a friend’
  • Sheffield University Management School was ranked 15th in the UK in the most recent Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014). 81 per cent of research in the department was considered world leading or internationally excellent
  • The QS World University rankings rate Sheffield at 80th in 2015-16
  • The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2015-16 position the university at 15th in the UK and 97th in the world

Studying and living in Sheffield

Sheffield offers a low cost of living but a very high quality of life. Its proximity to the Peak District and position right in the centre of the country (London by train is around two-and-a-half hours) means that our students benefit from the best of both worlds. It is a friendly, tolerant, safe and welcoming city where we are confident you will be very happy.

A thriving cultural scene and the availability of outdoor activities close to campus lead students to enjoy an active, varied life when they are not studying. However, the University of Sheffield’s academic facilities – such as the Information Commons which is open 24-hours-a-day, 365 days a year – mean that independent study is also a pleasant and rewarding experience.

Find out more about why you’ll love Sheffield: www.sheffield.ac.uk/postgraduate/whyshef

Discover more about our world-leading library facilities: www.sheffield.ac.uk/infocommons

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MSc Accounting, Governance and Financial Management

Campus Full time 12 months September 2016 United Kingdom Sheffield

If you're more interested in financial management than markets and want to contribute to a sustainable financial future, this is the masters you've been looking for. [+]

This exciting new programme will explore the financial management of a range of organisations. This focus on a critical understanding of financial management complements the longstanding Sheffield School of research and students will benefit from a division of enthusiastic, internationally acknowledged academics. The Programme Taught full-time over two semesters, followed by a dissertation, students are educated through a series of lectures, seminars, case studies, group work for collaborative learning and web-based discussion groups. Assessment is through individual assignments, group projects, examinations and a dissertation. The first semester will set the scene with foundation modules then students will be guided into more advanced material. On graduation, students will be fully equipped to take on an advanced accounting or financial management role in a variety of organisations. Core modules Corporate Governance Management Accounting Financial Accounting and Financial Statement Analysis Research Methods for Finance and Accounting Financial Management Dissertation Plus four of the following International Financial Reporting Performance Management Quantitative Methods for Finance and Accounting Corporate Finance International Corporate Governance Philosophical Perspectives on Accounting Financial Management and Finance Supply Chain Accounting Comparative Finance and Financial Services The Candidate You are a recent graduate with a good degree in any subject, or a professional looking to move your career forward in the creative and cultural sectors. Alternatively, you could come directly from a cultural discipline such as dance, art or music and be seeking to extend your career prospects. You will have a good second-class honours degree, or an approved professional qualification. For overseas students, Sheffield University Management School’s standard English requirement is IELTS 7.0 (with no less than 6 in each part). Scholarships UK/EU applicants: Seven scholarships available to exceptional candidates, offering a 50% reduction on the programme fee Scholarships will be awarded on merit. The general eligibility requirements are: Academic requirements – applicants should have a first or upper second class UK honours degree, or equivalent Allowed study options – applicants should have accepted an offer from the university to study on one of the full-time MSc programmes Personal criteria – applicants must have the personal, intellectual and interpersonal qualities necessary to make an excellent contribution to the programme Closing date is 6 June 2016. All students who are eligible for a scholarship and have accepted their offer before the closing date will be automatically considered. For further information on international scholarships please visit the following website. http://www.sheffield.ac.uk/international/enquiry/money/pg [-]

MSc Creative and Cultural Industries Management

Campus Full time 12 months September 2016 United Kingdom Sheffield

To become a successful manager in the creative and cultural industries, you need to understand the sector – from management theory to applied specialist skills to utilise in the field. Our MSc Creative and Cultural Industries Management draws on the [+]

To become a successful manager in the creative and cultural industries, you need to understand the sector – from management theory to applied specialist skills to utilise in the field. Our MSc Creative and Cultural Industries Management draws on the research, knowledge and workplace experience of a talented team of academics, who offer an excellent understanding of the business demands of managing creative enterprises and cultural organisations in the modern world.On this MSc you will learn the essential knowledge and critical skills you need to become a successful manager in the cultural and creative sector. You may also have the option to undertake an organisational project, giving you real-world work experience within a company.... [-]

MSc Entrepreneurship and Management

Campus Full time 12 months September 2016 United Kingdom Sheffield

This 12 month Masters programme combines academic and applied aspects of entrepreneurship, ranging from start-ups to multinational corporations and from governments to social ... [+]

This 12 month Masters programme combines academic and applied aspects of entrepreneurship, ranging from start-ups to multinational corporations and from governments to social enterprises. The MSc in Entrepreneurship and Management has been designed to develop entrepreneurial thinking as well as enterprising skills and management expertise that will set you on your way to a successful career.Throughout this course you will engage with a range of organisations to understand the importance of entrepreneurial practice. Our cutting edge programme is designed to be highly interactive and includes a range of current topics in entrepreneurship research, policy and practice. Modules focus on exploring the theories and practice of entrepreneurship, alongside issues such as intrapreneurship, corporate venturing, start-ups, social entrepreneurship and change management that will enhance your knowledge of entrepreneurship and management.The CourseThe MSc in Entrepreneurship and Management is taught full-time over two semesters, followed by a supervised research project that offers the opportunity to engage closely with businesses and entrepreneurs. Our expert team of academics and guest speakers utilise the school’s state-of-the-art facilities and incorporate visits to innovative entrepreneurial businesses. Learning takes place through a combination of lectures, seminars, workshops and field visits and is assessed through a combination of independent and team work including essays, presentations, blogs, a business plan and a research project.The CandidateOur MSc in Entrepreneurship and Management is aimed at individuals seeking to develop entrepreneurial thinking, enterprising skills and management expertise to enhance their future careers whether starting their own businesses, managing in an innovative organisation or working in government. You do not need prior management or entrepreneurship experience to be accepted onto the course.You will have a 2:1 honours degree, or an approved professional qualification. For overseas students, Sheffield University Management School’s standard English requirement is IELTS 7.0 (with no less than 6 in each part). The SchoolSheffield University Management School is proud to be in the top one per cent of business schools in the world thanks to prestigious Triple Crown accreditation (AACSB, AMBA, EQUIS). We are research-led, dynamic and progressive – the school endeavours for every graduate to be work-ready in both theory and practice. Our world-class academics and renowned degrees and qualifications ensure that you benefit from the latest thinking.A dedicated careers service is also on hand to support you and our Employability Hub acts as a key interface between management students and employers. With a dedicated service to help you, our careers professionals will support your access to postgraduate projects, internships, postgraduate international summer schools, professional body associations and jobs.The school’s spectacular, custom-designed building is situated close to the city centre and a short drive from the Peak District, offering you a high quality of life. Scholarships UK/EU applicants: Seven scholarships available to exceptional candidates, offering a 50% reduction on the programme fee Scholarships will be awarded on merit. The general eligibility requirements are: Academic requirements – applicants should have a first or upper second class UK honours degree, or equivalent Allowed study options – applicants should have accepted an offer from the university to study on one of the full-time MSc programmes Personal criteria – applicants must have the personal, intellectual and interpersonal qualities necessary to make an excellent contribution to the programmeClosing date is 6 June 2016. All students who are eligible for a scholarship and have accepted their offer before the closing date will be automatically considered. For further information on international scholarships please visit the following website.... [-]

MSc Finance and Accounting

Campus Full time 12 months September 2016 United Kingdom Sheffield

If you are going to succeed in finance, accountancy or other management disciplines, this MSc at Sheffield University Management School will give you a competitive edge. [+]

If you are going to succeed in finance, accountancy or other management disciplines, this MSc at Sheffield University Management School will give you a competitive edge.You will learn how to interpret accounting reports and the key skills essential for financial competence – critical if you are to excel in any field of business. Whatever career you choose to pursue, these skills will equip you for the future: entrepreneurs need financial insight to evaluate opportunities effectively and deal with banks and for a successful career in either an SME or multi-national, you will need to ground your decisions within a sound financial framework.The techniques you acquire on our MSc in Finance and Accounting will give you a set of practical skills, as well as the academic know-how.... [-]

MSc Global Marketing Management

Campus Full time 12 months September 2016 United Kingdom Sheffield

Marketing and managing on a global scale – divide your studies between the UK and Hong Kong to gain a critical understanding of successful marketing across international territories. [+]

Marketing and managing on a global scale – divide your studies between the UK and Hong Kong to gain a critical understanding of successful marketing across international territories.This 12 month programme, jointly delivered by Sheffield University Management School and Hong Kong Baptist University, is designed for students from any disciplinary background seeking to develop a career in international marketing. It is approved by the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM).You will spend the first semester of your studies in Sheffield, UK and the second in Hong Kong, People’s Republic of China. Non-Hong Kong graduates of the programme can apply to stay and work in Hong Kong for 12 months after graduation. Students registering on this programme will automatically become Affiliate Post-Graduate Members of the CIM.The CourseOur MSc in Global Marketing Management is taught full-time over two semesters (semester one in Sheffield, semester two in Hong Kong) followed by a project dissertation, through a combination of lectures, seminars, case studies and group work for collaborative learning. A blend of case studies and assignments will help to develop your applied marketing skills. Students are assessed through individual assignments, group projects, examinations and their dissertation.The CIM accreditation is very beneficial for graduates in this MSc. Students registering on the programme automatically become Affiliate Post-Graduate Members of the CIM. On successful completion, you qualify for associate CIM membership status and if you have three years’ marketing work experience you will qualify for full membership of the Institute. Following further development, graduates from our MSc in Global Marketing Management also qualify for Chartered Marketer status.The course begins in September and lasts over a full 12 months.The CandidateOur students are experienced and highly educated in their diverse range of disciplines, but want to build on their expertise and develop a critical appreciation of international management and marketing. This programme has been developed with its students at the forefront – you graduate not only with the MSc, but also with a CMI Diploma.You will have a 2:1 honours degree (or equivalent), or an approved professional qualification. For overseas students, Sheffield University Management School’s standard English requirement is IELTS 6.5* (with no less than 6 in each part). The SchoolSheffield University Management School is proud to be in the top one per cent of business schools in the world thanks to a prestigious Triple Crown accreditation (AMBA, EQUIS, AACSB). The School’s spectacular, architect-designed building is situated in leafy Broomhill, just 15 minutes’ walk from the city centre and 15 minutes’ drive from the Peak District, providing you with a very high quality of life.... [-]

MSc Human Resource Management

Campus Full time 12 months September 2016 United Kingdom Sheffield

This MSc is designed with your career in mind – opening up a wider range of job opportunities by providing the skills and practice to either accelerate your career or prepare you for a new start. It is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and ... [+]

This MSc is designed with your career in mind – opening up a wider range of job opportunities by providing the skills and practice to either accelerate your career or prepare you for a new start. It is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD), the UK’s professional association for human resource managers, and introduces you to the theoretical and practical business skills you require in the workplace.Our programme’s CIPD accreditation enables you to become a member of the Institute, allowing you access to networking opportunities, key contacts and resources which will benefit your future career. It also provides you with the basis for achieving higher professional levels of CIPD membership in the future. The CIPD’s online Student Resource area includes study tips, exam information, HR factsheets, online journals, a HR professional map and dedicated discussion boards.Through the research-led teaching delivered by Sheffield University Management School’s team of leading experts, you will gain a thorough understanding of the role human resources play in modern organisations. You will explore the implications of different organisational, financial, political, legal and socio-economic environments for the management of people at work. You will also learn about best practice approaches to a wide variety of human resource management concerns, such as pay and rewards, diversity, performance management, wellbeing and international human resource management.The CourseOur MSc in Human Resource Management is taught full-time over two semesters. During the third semester students undertake a management project. The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, seminars, case studies, group work for collaborative learning and web-based discussion groups. We also run skill sessions, designed to familiarise you with practical challenges that HR practitioners face and provide you with skills and knowledge that you will require in your future careers. Students are assessed through individual assignments, group projects, examinations and the management project.There is also the possibility of undertaking an organisational project, giving you real-world work experience within a company.The programme is delivered by staff members from Sheffield University Management School’s Human Resource Management & Organisational Behaviour division and the Institute of Work Psychology. Both divisions are home to world-class academic researchers who have published on a wide variety of human resource management-related topics. They regularly undertake consultancy and research for businesses and employer organisations, as well as for national and local government, trade unions, NGOs and key international bodies such as the International Labour Organisation.The course begins in September and lasts for 12 months.The CandidateOur MSc in Human Resource Management is designed to appeal to students from a variety of backgrounds. Whether you are already working in human resource management or have an inclination to do so, this programme offers you the opportunity to gain professional recognition and move your career forward. A dedicated careers service is also on hand to support students and put you in touch with employers.You will have a 2:1 honours degree, or an approved professional qualification, combined with a desire to learn about the principles and practices of people management. For overseas students, Sheffield University Management School’s standard English requirement is IELTS 7.0 (with no less than 6 in each part).The SchoolSheffield University Management School is proud to be in the top one per cent of business schools in the world thanks to a prestigious Triple Crown accreditation (AMBA, EQUIS, AACSB). The School’s spectacular, architect-designed building is situated in leafy Broomhill, just 15 minutes’ walk from the city centre and 15 minutes’ drive from the Peak District, providing a very high quality of life for you.... [-]

MSc Information Systems Management

Campus Full time 12 months September 2016 United Kingdom Sheffield

IT and information systems are vital for the survival of modern organisations, but we aren’t just talking about technology. The implementation and use of information systems can significantly reshape a business’s structure and processes – it is important that managers of the future combine an understanding of these systems with a working knowledge of management practice. [+]

IT and information systems are vital for the survival of modern organisations, but we aren’t just talking about technology. The implementation and use of information systems can significantly reshape a business’s structure and processes – it is important that managers of the future combine an understanding of these systems with a working knowledge of management practice.Drawing knowledge and workplace experience from the Sheffield University Management School and the internationally renowned iSchool, this programme provides the essential theory and critical skills to excel in a managerial role, as well as a comprehensive understanding of information science.Our MSc in Information Systems Management combines the latest thinking with practical skills you will use in your future employment. Students gain core skills in key management aspects, as well as knowledge on how to design, develop and implement information systems, manage information system projects and the fundamental changes they can lead to.The CourseTaught full-time over two semesters, followed by a dissertation, students are educated through a series of lectures, seminars, case studies, group work for collaborative learning and web-based discussion groups. Assessment is through individual assignments, group projects, end-semester examinations and a dissertation.Our team of academics, who also hold consultancy roles in large organisations, incorporate valuable industry knowledge in their teaching and are high-profile members of relevant professional bodies.The CandidateOur MSc in Information Systems Management is ideal if you want to develop your managerial understanding and skills in management, both from a generalist view and information perspective. This course is particularly suitable for IT graduates and professionals who want to progress into management, as well as business managers who want to expand their knowledge of information science to compete in today’s business environment.You will have a good second-class honours degree, or an approved professional qualification. For overseas students, Sheffield University Management School’s standard English requirement is IELTS 7.0 (with no less than 6 in each part).The SchoolSheffield University Management School is proud to be in the top one per cent of business schools in the world thanks to a prestigious Triple Crown accreditation (AMBA, EQUIS, AACSB). The School’s spectacular, architect-designed building is situated in leafy Broomhill, just 15 minutes’ walk from the city centre and 15 minutes’ drive from the Peak District, providing a very high quality of life for you. We are research-led, dynamic and progressive. The School endeavours for every graduate to be work-ready in both theory and practice. Our world-class academics and renowned degrees and qualifications work very hard to ensure this.A dedicated careers service is also on hand to support delegates and put you in touch with organisations. The employability hub acts as a key interface between Management students and the external world. It is a dedicated service to help you to access employability support, skills development and opportunities in the following areas; postgraduate projects, internships, postgraduate international summer schools, professional body associations and jobs.The Information School (iSchool) at The University of Sheffield is a thriving community dedicated to the study and advancement of the information field and its professions. The iSchool empowers you to improve the way things work – by better understanding and managing the modern world's most valuable resource: information. It is one of the international group of world-leading iSchools. Scholarships UK/EU applicants: Seven scholarships available to exceptional candidates, offering a 50% reduction on the programme fee Scholarships will be awarded on merit. The general eligibility requirements are: Academic requirements – applicants should have a first or upper second class UK honours degree, or equivalent Allowed study options – applicants should have accepted an offer from the university to study on one of the full-time MSc programmes Personal criteria – applicants must have the personal, intellectual and interpersonal qualities necessary to make an excellent contribution to the programmeClosing date is 6 June 2016. All students who are eligible for a scholarship and have accepted their offer before the closing date will be automatically considered. For further information on international scholarships please visit the following website.... [-]

MSc International Management

Campus Full time 12 months September 2016 United Kingdom Sheffield

Managing on a global scale – this 12 month programme combines academic rigour with practical skills and unique research to give you a world-class international business education. [+]

Managing on a global scale – this 12 month programme combines academic rigour with practical skills and unique research to give you a world-class international business education. You’ll gain a critical understanding of the challenges and opportunities facing both multinationals and SMEs in a rapidly evolving and dynamic global economy. Sheffield University Management School combines its expertise with the university’s internationally-renowned School of East Asian Studies to give you an in-depth understanding of business styles and practice in East Asia, as well as traditional English-speaking, European and emerging markets. The Course This programme’s content is practical, so you’ll learn business skills and real-world solutions you can apply within the workplace from internationally-known experts in their field. Learning from a broad range of academics, you’ll gain a qualification ideally suited to prepare you for a role in a multinational or SME firm. This course will provide an excellent grounding in the challenges and opportunities of doing business across the world. The MSc in International Management is taught full-time over two semesters followed by a project dissertation, though a combination of lectures, seminars, case studies and group work to develop intercultural collaboration. Learning is encouraged through web-based discussion groups. Students are assessed through individual assignments, group projects, examinations and their project/dissertation. You also have the option to undertake an organisational project, giving you real-world work experience within a company. The course begins in September and lasts a full 12 months. The Candidate It is essential that you have the motivation to add an international dimension to your knowledge and the desire to gain a critical appreciation of international management principles and practice to succeed on this programme. For overseas students, Sheffield University Management School’s standard English requirement is IELTS 7.0 (with no less than 6 in each part). The School Sheffield University Management School is highly-acclaimed and stands in the top one per cent of business schools in the world thanks to a prestigious Triple Crown accreditation (AMBA, EQUIS, AACSB). The School’s spectacular, architect-designed building is situated in leafy Broomhill, just 15 minutes’ walk from Sheffield city centre and 15 minutes’ drive from the Peak District, providing a very high quality of life. We are research-led, dynamic and progressive. The School endeavours for every graduate to be work-ready in both theory and practice. Our world-class academics and renowned degrees and qualifications work very hard to ensure this. A careers service is also on hand to support students and put you in touch with organisations. The employability hub acts as a key interface between management students and the external world. It is a dedicated service to help you to access employability support, skills development and opportunities in the following areas; postgraduate projects, internships, postgraduate international summer schools, professional body associations and jobs. ScholarshipsA range of scholarships are available for this course.... [-]

MSc International Management and Marketing

Campus Full time 12 months September 2016 United Kingdom Sheffield

An ideal choice for those who wish to study both International Business Management and Marketing, this 12 month programme is designed for students from any disciplinary background and is approved by the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM). [+]

An ideal choice for those who wish to study both International Business Management and Marketing, this 12 month programme is designed for students from any disciplinary background and is approved by the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM). The nine modules equip candidates with the critical knowledge and skills necessary to be considered  for an international role in these competitive fields and, because of the CIM accreditation, students completing this MSc are automatically awarded an ACIM status (Affiliate Post-Graduate Members of the CIM).The CourseOur MSc International Management and Marketing is taught full-time over two semesters followed by a project dissertation, through a combination of lectures, seminars, case studies, group work for collaborative learning and web-based discussion groups. Students are assessed through individual assignments, group projects, examinations and their dissertation. You also have the option to undertake an organisational project, giving you real-world work experience within a company.The course begins in September and lasts over a full 12 months. Students completing the programme will be awarded an ACIM status in addition to the MSc.There are a number of scholarships which management students may be eligible for.The CandidateOur students are experienced and highly educated in their discipline, but want to build on their expertise and develop a critical appreciation of international management and marketing. This programme has been developed with its students at the forefront – alternative routes are available for those who have studied business before and you graduate not only with the MSc, but also with an ACIM status.... [-]

MSc Leadership and Management

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2016 United Kingdom Sheffield + 1 more

You can become an engaging leader. Sheffield University Management School’s MSc in Leadership and Management is available as a one year full-time programme, or two year part-time programme. [+]

You can become an engaging leader.Sheffield University Management School’s MSc in Leadership and Management is available as a one year full-time programme, or two year part-time programme. Our team of world-class academics will focus on developing your leadership skills and teach you how to be at the helm in today’s challenging times as an effective, engaging leader.Exploring established theories of leadership is a key element of this programme, but students also explore cutting edge research at the school in areas such as positive organisational behaviour, authentic and entrepreneurial leadership.Our teaching focuses on the practical skills and knowledge which are critical to effective performance in the contemporary workplace.The CourseOur programme content is designed to closely reflect the real-world business environment, focusing on the applied skills and expertise sought by today’s employers. It has three distinct features: Focusing on skill-building and action learning (two dedicated modules, case study and teamwork); Focus on practical relevance (guest speakers and site visits to leading companies/organisations); Focus on research excellence and research-led teaching (insight from the world-renowned Institute of Work Psychology).The full-time programme comprises nine modules over two semesters, followed by a dissertation over the summer. Part-time students cover an average of two modules per semester over a two year period. You learn through a series of lectures, seminars, case studies and group work.You can tailor your course to be in line with your interests and ambitions with three optional modules. Assessment is through individual assignments, group projects, examinations and a project/dissertation.You also have the option to undertake an organisational project, giving you real-world work experience within a company.The full-time course begins in September and lasts over a full 12 months. Students who successfully complete the first semester but do not proceed receive the PG Certificate. Those who pass both semesters’ modules but do not complete the dissertation receive the Diploma.The CandidateWhether you are looking to develop your skills for promotion or have ambitions in leadership and people management, the MSc in Leadership and Management is aimed at current and future managers who are looking to develop their leadership skills.You will have a 2:1 honours degree in any subject, or an approved professional qualification, combined with a desire to learn about the principles and practices of management. Prior management experience is desirable, but not essential.For overseas students, Sheffield University Management School’s standard English requirement is IELTS 7.0 (with no less than 6 in each part). The SchoolSheffield University Management School is proud to be in the top one per cent of business schools in the world thanks to a prestigious Triple Crown accreditation (AMBA, EQUIS, AACSB). The School’s spectacular, architect-designed building is situated in leafy Broomhill, just 15 minutes’ walk from the city centre and 15 minutes’ drive from the Peak District, providing a very high quality of life for you.... [-]

MSc Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Campus Full time 12 months September 2016 United Kingdom Sheffield

Developing your operational and logistical skills for performance improvement and competitive advantage, this MSc teaches the theory and techniques needed to successfully manage and improve a global and international supply chain. [+]

Developing your operational and logistical skills for performance improvement and competitive advantage, this MSc teaches the theory and techniques needed to successfully manage and improve a global and international supply chain.Exploring operations, supply chain and green logistics and core sub-disciplines, you’ll acquire expertise in the contribution these systems make and the skills necessary to become a future leader in the low carbon area.Our expert team on the MSc in Logistics and Supply Chain Management works closely with industry, identifying needs and tailoring its students’ learning accordingly. This programme provides excellent networking opportunities and maintains close links with relevant international companies and festivals, providing a route into future employment. Its relationship with organisations is strengthened by a company-sponsored module.The MSc in Logistics and Supply Chain Management has accreditation from CIPS and CILT, two premier global organisations serving the procurement and supply and logistics and transport professions. Graduates from our programme are eligible for full membership of CIPS after they have gained three years’ relevant professional experience and can work towards becoming a Chartered Member of CILT.The CourseYou’ll study in a state-of-the-art learning environment in our newly-refurbished building. Class sizes are small and students come from all over the world ensuring an international perspective to your learning.Taught full-time over two semesters, followed by a dissertation, students learn through a series of lectures, seminars, case studies, laboratory work, group work for collaborative learning and web-based discussion groups. Assessment is through individual assignments, group projects, examinations and a management project.You also have the option to undertake an organisational project, giving you real-world work experience within a companyThe course begins in September and lasts 12 months. Students who successfully complete the first semester but do not proceed receive the PG Certificate. Those who pass both semesters’ modules but do not complete the management project receive the Diploma.The CandidateThe programme appeals to students from many different backgrounds. To succeed and be competitive today and in the future, managers need to understand how to manage and improve global and international supply chain performance. Green skills have been identified as a major gap by a number of governments and industry leaders. This programme will give you an important skill-set in an area which is likely to be key for future business and organisational leaders.You will have a 2:1 honours degree, or an approved professional qualification. Prior management experience is not essential. For overseas students, Sheffield University Management School’s standard English requirement is IELTS 7.0 (with no less than 6 in each part).The SchoolSheffield University Management School is proud to be in the top one per cent of business schools in the world thanks to a prestigious Triple Crown accreditation (AMBA, EQUIS, AACSB). The School’s spectacular, architect-designed building is situated in leafy Broomhill, just 15 minutes’ walk from the city centre and 15 minutes’ drive from the Peak District, providing a very high quality of life for you.We are research-led, dynamic and progressive. The School endeavours for every graduate to be work-ready in both theory and practice. Our world-class academics and renowned degrees and qualifications work very hard to ensure this.A dedicated careers service is also on hand to support students and put you in touch with organisations. The employability hub acts as a key interface between Management students and the external world. It is a dedicated service to help you to access employability support, skills development and opportunities in the following areas; postgraduate projects, internships, postgraduate international summer schools, professional body associations and jobs. Scholarships UK/EU applicants: Seven scholarships available to exceptional candidates, offering a 50% reduction on the programme fee Scholarships will be awarded on merit. The general eligibility requirements are: Academic requirements – applicants should have a first or upper second class UK honours degree, or equivalent Allowed study options – applicants should have accepted an offer from the university to study on one of the full-time MSc programmes Personal criteria – applicants must have the personal, intellectual and interpersonal qualities necessary to make an excellent contribution to the programmeClosing date is 6 June 2016. All students who are eligible for a scholarship and have accepted their offer before the closing date will be automatically considered. For further information on international scholarships please visit the following website.... [-]

MSc Management

Campus Full time 12 months September 2016 United Kingdom Sheffield

The world’s best organisations need people like you at the top, and our MSc in Management can get you there. In an age where there are so many specialists of different kinds, there is a need for graduates who see the whole picture, not just from one functional perspective. Every organisation needs [+]

The world’s best organisations need people like you at the top, and our MSc in Management can get you there.In an age where there are so many specialists of different kinds, there is a need for graduates who see the whole picture, not just from one functional perspective. Every organisation needs generalists, whether as managers of multi-disciplinary teams, as directors of business operations, or working at board level as chief executives or presidents.Our MSc Management will take you out of your comfort zone. General management isn’t easy, but our graduates leave work-ready and prepared for leading teams on an international stage. Your dream job, in any discipline, can be achieved with a year spent on this ambitious, highly regarded Masters programme.Our MSc in Management has been accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA). This prestigious accolade means that you can be confident you will receive a qualification with international recognition and value. The programme is backed by world-class research and taught to the highest academic standards, with an emphasis on real-world skills for real-world situations – it is dedicated to producing individuals who will make an impact.Challenge yourself to work hard, and we will provide you with all the knowledge necessary for a fruitful career in management, with knowledge and skills which are portable across different business sectors.The ProgrammeTaught full-time over two semesters, followed by a dissertation, students are educated through a series of lectures, seminars, case studies, group work for collaborative learning and web-based discussion groups. Assessment is through individual assignments, group projects, examinations and a dissertation.You also have two opportunities to undertake an organisational project, giving you real-world work experience within a company. Firstly, the Company Project module involves working in teams on a real client’s problem. Secondly, Sheffield University Management School makes available, during the dissertation period and on a competitive basis, company-based projects (usually for individual students).The programme begins in September and lasts over a full 12 months. Students who successfully complete the first semester, but do not proceed, receive the PG Certificate. Those who pass both semesters’ modules but do not complete the dissertation, receive the Diploma.The CandidateThis is a conversion Masters, which means that we will accept students from any disciplinary background. Since this programme began, students from Bachelors programmes in IT, engineering, history, communication studies, aviation, biomedical sciences, archaeology, sociology, English language and literature, and many more, have transformed their careers and successfully converted to fulfilling employment in executive and managerial roles.You will be planning a career in management and hoping to gain knowledge and a critical appreciation of management principles and practices. You will have a 2:1 honours degree, or an approved professional qualification. For overseas students, Sheffield University Management School’s standard English requirement is IELTS 7.0 (with no less than 6 in each part). The SchoolSheffield University Management School is proud to be in the top one per cent of business schools in the world, thanks to its prestigious Triple Crown accreditation (AMBA, EQUIS, AACSB). The School’s spectacular, architect-designed building is situated in leafy Broomhill, just 15 minutes’ walk from the city centre and 15 minutes’ drive from the Peak District, providing a very high quality of life for you.We are research-led, dynamic and progressive. The School endeavours for every graduate to be work-ready in both theory and practice. Our world-class academics and renowned degrees and qualifications work very hard to ensure this.A dedicated careers service is also on hand to support students and put you in touch with organisations. The employability hub acts as a key interface between Management students and the external world. It is a dedicated service to help you to access employability support, skills development and opportunities in the following areas; postgraduate projects, internships, postgraduate international summer schools, professional body associations and jobs. Scholarships UK/EU applicants: Seven scholarships available to exceptional candidates, offering a 50% reduction on the programme fee Scholarships will be awarded on merit. The general eligibility requirements are: Academic requirements – applicants should have a first or upper second class UK honours degree, or equivalent Allowed study options – applicants should have accepted an offer from the university to study on one of the full-time MSc programmes Personal criteria – applicants must have the personal, intellectual and interpersonal qualities necessary to make an excellent contribution to the programmeClosing date is 6 June 2016. All students who are eligible for a scholarship and have accepted their offer before the closing date will be automatically considered.... [-]

MSc Management (International Business)

Campus Full time 12 months September 2016 United Kingdom Sheffield

Managers require a wide-range of skills and knowledge to succeed in an international arena. This 12 month programme equips you with the critical information and skills necessary to manage at an international level, drawing on the knowledge of a highly-acclaimed team of academics. [+]

Managers require a wide-range of skills and knowledge to succeed in an international arena. This 12 month programme equips you with the critical information and skills necessary to manage at an international level, drawing on the knowledge of a highly-acclaimed team of academics. Combining forward-thinking management theory with workplace-ready practical skills, the course focuses on how international business operates, leaving its graduates with an excellent grounding in skills necessary for today’s global market.The CourseOur MSc in Management (International Business) is taught full-time over two semesters followed by a dissertation, through a combination of lectures, seminars, case studies, group work for collaborative learning and web-based discussion groups. Students are assessed through individual assignments, group projects, examinations and their dissertation.You also have the option to undertake an organisational project, giving you real-world work experience within a company.The course begins in September and lasts over a full 12 months. Students who successfully complete the first semester but do not proceed receive the PG Certificate. Those who pass both semesters but do not complete the dissertation receive the PG Diploma.The CandidateThe MSc in Management (International Business) is likely to appeal to graduates in an unrelated discipline aiming for management and planning to operate successfully on an international scale.You will have a 2:1 honours degree, or an approved professional qualification. For overseas students, Sheffield University Management School’s standard English requirement is IELTS 7.0 (with no less than 6 in each part).The SchoolSheffield University Management School is proud to be in the top one per cent of business schools in the world thanks to a prestigious Triple Crown accreditation (AMBA, EQUIS, AACSB). The School’s spectacular, architect-designed building is situated in leafy Broomhill, just 15 minutes’ walk from the city centre and 15 minutes’ drive from the Peak District, providing a very high quality of life for you.We are research-led, dynamic and progressive. The School endeavours for every graduate to be work-ready in both theory and practice. Our world-class academics and renowned degrees and qualifications work very hard to ensure this.A dedicated careers service is also on hand to support students and put you in touch with organisations. The employability hub acts as a key interface between Management students and the external world. It is a dedicated service to help you to access employability support, skills development and opportunities in the following areas; postgraduate projects, internships, postgraduate international summer schools, professional body associations and jobs. Scholarships UK/EU applicants: Seven scholarships available to exceptional candidates, offering a 50% reduction on the programme fee Scholarships will be awarded on merit. The general eligibility requirements are: Academic requirements – applicants should have a first or upper second class UK honours degree, or equivalent Allowed study options – applicants should have accepted an offer from the university to study on one of the full-time MSc programmes Personal criteria – applicants must have the personal, intellectual and interpersonal qualities necessary to make an excellent contribution to the programmeClosing date is 6 June 2016. All students who are eligible for a scholarship and have accepted their offer before the closing date will be automatically considered.... [-]

MSc Marketing Management Practice

Campus Full time 12 months September 2016 United Kingdom Sheffield

With its accreditation from the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM), this MSc is designed to lead graduates into a career in marketing management. [+]

With its accreditation from the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM), this MSc is designed to lead graduates into a career in marketing management.This programme provides you with the knowledge and skills for a career in the marketing discipline and students registering on this programme will automatically become Affiliate Post-Graduate Members of the CIM.The CourseTaught full-time over two semesters, followed by a dissertation, you learn through a series of lectures, seminars, case studies and group work for collaborative learning. Assessment is through individual assignments, group projects, examinations and a dissertation.The CIM accreditation is very beneficial for graduates in this MSc. Students registering on the programme automatically become Affiliate Post-Graduate Members of the CIM. On successful completion, you qualify for associate CIM membership status and if you have three years’ marketing work experience you will qualify for full membership of the Institute. Following further development, graduates from our MSc in Marketing Management Practice also qualify for Chartered Marketer status.You also have the option to undertake an organisational project, giving you real-world work experience within a company.The course begins in September and lasts over a full 12 months. Students who successfully complete the first semester but do not proceed receive the PG Certificate. Those who pass both semesters’ modules but do not complete the dissertation receive the Diploma.The CandidateAppealing to graduates from any disciplinary background, you are interested in marketing management and will want to gain knowledge and a critical appreciation of the subject.You will have a good upper second-class honours degree, or an approved professional qualification. For overseas students, Sheffield University Management School’s standard English requirement is IELTS 7.0 (with no less than 6 in each part).The SchoolSheffield University Management School is proud to be in the top one per cent of business schools in the world thanks to a prestigious Triple Crown accreditation (AMBA, EQUIS, AACSB). The School’s spectacular, architect-designed building is situated in leafy Broomhill, just 15 minutes’ walk from the city centre and 15 minutes’ drive from the Peak District, providing a very high quality of life.We are research-led, dynamic and progressive. The School endeavours for every graduate to be work-ready in both theory and practice. Our world-class academics and renowned degrees and qualifications work very hard to ensure this.A dedicated careers service is also on hand to support students and put you in touch with organisations. The employability hub acts as a key interface between Management students and the external world. It is a dedicated service to help you to access employability support, skills development and opportunities in the following areas; postgraduate projects, internships, postgraduate international summer schools, professional body associations and careers. Scholarships UK/EU applicants: Seven scholarships available to exceptional candidates, offering a 50% reduction on the programme fee Scholarships will be awarded on merit. The general eligibility requirements are: Academic requirements – applicants should have a first or upper second class UK honours degree, or equivalent Allowed study options – applicants should have accepted an offer from the university to study on one of the full-time MSc programmes Personal criteria – applicants must have the personal, intellectual and interpersonal qualities necessary to make an excellent contribution to the programmeClosing date is 6 June 2016. All students who are eligible for a scholarship and have accepted their offer before the closing date will be automatically considered.... [-]

MSc Occupational Psychology

Campus Full time 12 months September 2016 United Kingdom Sheffield

Developing skills for a career in enhancing organisational and personal effectiveness, our renowned MSc in Occupational Psychology not only equips you with the practical skills necessary for becoming an occupational psychologist; it is also accredited by ... [+]

Developing skills for a career in enhancing organisational and personal effectiveness, our renowned MSc in Occupational Psychology not only equips you with the practical skills necessary for becoming an occupational psychologist; it is also accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS) and the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).Taught by academics at the world-leading Institute of Work Psychology (IWP) – home to one of the largest groups of organisational psychology experts in Europe – students on this 12 month MSc discover a programme that is both participative and interactive. We have a commitment to increasing understanding of occupational wellbeing and effectiveness and identifying factors leading to their enhancement.The IWP works with a range of public and private sector organisations and acts as an advisory body to practitioners, professional bodies and policy-makers. You benefit from being part of its dynamic research culture which is embedded in the teaching, complemented by established links with organisations and a supportive community of passionate, committed staff.The CourseOur MSc in Occupational Psychology has been running since 1975 and boasts an international reputation. It is taught full-time from autumn to spring, through a combination of lectures, seminars, case studies, group work for collaborative learning and web-based discussion groups. This taught period is followed by a dissertation where students conduct a research project within an organisation over the summer, providing real world experience within a company. Students are assessed through individual assignments, group projects, examinations and an organisational project.Project opportunities can be generated by students or through IWP’s business network and Sheffield University Management School’s Employability Hub. These provide you with the chance to apply your knowledge to real-world issues and develop organisational skills. Throughout the programme, practical workshops focus on developing skills in presentations, SPSS statistical software, group work and information management. There is also training to acquire the BPS Assistant Test User and Tester User Qualifications (Occupational, Ability and Personality) in Psychometric Testing.Teaching is structured around case study and workshop activities in order to ensure that learning is both active and relevant to modern organisations. Our programme will ensure that you are equipped with practical skills for the workplace, have developed a strong understanding of occupational psychology, a critical appreciation of current theory and practice and have acquired the skills and knowledge necessary for future employment as an occupational psychologist. The MSc Occupational Psychology covers all the knowledge areas required for Stage 1 of professional development to be a practicing psychologist. In workshops, guidance is also provided on working towards Stage 2 (Supervised Practice).The course lasts 12 months and begins in September.The CandidateThis programme will appeal to graduates who want to become an Occupational Psychologist and those with an interest in business consultancy, human resource management or organisational research.You will have a 2:1 honours degree, or an approved professional qualification in psychology, with significant coverage of research methods and statistics topics. You must be eligible for the BPS’s Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership (GBC). If you have not graduated from a BPS accredited degree programme, you can apply for our MSc Work Psychology.For overseas students, Sheffield University Management School’s standard English requirement is IELTS 7.0 (with no less than 6 in each part).The SchoolThe IWP evolved from the Social and Applied Psychology Unit, established by the Medical Research Council in 1968. It is a centre of excellence, boasting a strong reputation for world-class research and application of research to practice, and forms part of the Sheffield University Management School.Sheffield University Management School is proud to be in the top one per cent of business schools in the world, thanks to a prestigious Triple Crown accreditation (AMBA, EQUIS, AACSB). The School’s architect-designed building is situated in leafy Broomhill, just 15 minutes’ walk from the city centre and 15 minutes’ drive from the Peak District, providing a very high quality of life for you.We are research-led, dynamic and progressive. The School endeavours for every graduate to be work-ready in both theory and practice. Our world-class academics work very hard to ensure this.A dedicated careers service is also on hand to support students and put you in touch with organisations. The Employability Hub acts as a key interface between management students and the external world. Its services help you to access employability support, skills development and opportunities in the following areas; postgraduate projects, internships, postgraduate international summer schools, professional body associations and jobs. This MSc also offers specialist employment advice, a tailored programme of work and access to key organisations which will benefit you following graduation. Scholarships UK/EU applicants: Seven scholarships available to exceptional candidates, offering a 50% reduction on the programme fee Scholarships will be awarded on merit. The general eligibility requirements are: Academic requirements – applicants should have a first or upper second class UK honours degree, or equivalent Allowed study options – applicants should have accepted an offer from the university to study on one of the full-time MSc programmes Personal criteria – applicants must have the personal, intellectual and interpersonal qualities necessary to make an excellent contribution to the programmeClosing date is 6 June 2016. All students who are eligible for a scholarship and have accepted their offer before the closing date will be automatically considered.... [-]

MSc Work Psychology

Campus Full time 12 months September 2016 United Kingdom Sheffield

Developing skills for a career in enhancing organisational and personal effectiveness, our MSc in Work Psychology equips you with the practical skills necessary for a career in organisational effectiveness. It is the same course as our MSc Occupational ... [+]

Developing skills for a career in enhancing organisational and personal effectiveness, our MSc in Work Psychology equips you with the practical skills necessary for a career in organisational effectiveness. It is the same course as our MSc Occupational Psychology, but provides a route for students without a British Psychological Society (BPS) recognised degree and so is not accredited by the BPS and cannot be used as a route to becoming a registered Occupational Psychologist. However, if you have graduated from a BPS recognised degree, you can apply for our MSc Occupational Psychology.Taught by academics at the world-leading Institute of Work Psychology (IWP) – home to one of the largest groups of organisational psychology experts in Europe – students on this 12 month MSc discover a programme that is both participative and interactive. We have a commitment to increasing understanding of occupational wellbeing and effectiveness and identifying factors leading to their enhancement.The IWP works with a range of public and private sector organisations and acts as an advisory body to practitioners, professional bodies and policy-makers. You benefit from being part of its dynamic research culture which is embedded in the teaching, complemented by established links with organisations and a supportive community of passionate, committed staff.The CourseOur MSc in Work Psychology is taught full-time from autumn to spring, through a combination of lectures, seminars, case studies, group work for collaborative learning and web-based discussion groups. This taught period is followed by a dissertation where students conduct a research project within an organisation over the summer, providing real world experience within a company. Students are assessed through individual assignments, group projects, examinations and an organisational project.Project opportunities can be generated by students or through IWP’s business network and Sheffield University Management School’s Employability Hub. These provide you with the chance to apply your knowledge to real-world issues and develop organisational skills. Throughout the programme, practical workshops focus on developing skills in presentations, SPSS statistical software, group work and information management.Teaching is structured around case study and workshop activities in order to ensure that learning is both active and relevant to modern organisations. Our programme will ensure that you are equipped with practical skills for the workplace, have developed a strong understanding of occupational psychology, a critical appreciation of current theory and practice and have acquired the skills and knowledge necessary for future employment as an occupational psychologist.The course lasts 12 months and begins in September.The CandidateThis programme will appeal to graduates who want a career in organisational effectiveness and those with an interest in business consultancy, human resource management or organisational research.You will have a 2:1 honours degree, or an approved professional qualification, with significant coverage of psychology, research methods and statistics topics. You do not have to be eligible for the BPS’s Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership (GBC) for the MSc Work Psychology. However, if you have graduated from a BPS accredited undergraduate course, you are eligible to apply for our MSc Occupational Psychology.... [-]

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