Master of Science Program in East Midlands United Kingdom

Top Master of Science Programs in East Midlands United Kingdom 2017/2018

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Msc stands for Master of Science. It is a postgraduate educational master's degree given by universities in a wide number of nations. The degree is typically studied for in the sciences and occasionally in the social sciences.

Education in the United Kingdom is a devolved matter with each of the countries of the United Kingdom having separate systems under different governments: the UK Government is responsible for England, and the Scottish Government, the Welsh Government and the Northern Ireland Executive are responsible for Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, respectively.

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Economics and International Business

Loughborough University School of Business and Economics
Campus Full time 1 year August 2018 United Kingdom Loughborough

Our MSc Economics and International Business programme will allow you to develop a sound understanding of the international business environment and business operations in the global economy. [+]

Master of Science Degrees 2017/2018 in East Midlands United Kingdom. Our MSc Economics and International Business programme will allow you to develop a sound understanding of the international business environment and business operations in the global economy. It is suitable for those wishing to develop a career in the international business and commercial sectors. You will be taught by experienced economists, international business researchers, and practitioners. This will equip you with the skills and techniques to assess and implement business strategies in response to the problems affecting firms and markets in a highly competitive international business environment. Practical training on how to apply relevant theory to shape international business decisions is integrated into the programme. You will be able to further refine your practical skills by completing a research project that allows you to apply your knowledge to an international business issue. Entry requirements An honours degree (2:1 or above) or equivalent overseas qualification in economics, business (with a strong quantitative component), finance, management science, operations research, mathematics, physics, or engineering. Applicants from other degree disciplines may be considered, but as for all applicants, good (2:1 or above) grades in relevant mathematics/statistics modules are expected. English Language requirements All applicants for admission to Loughborough University must have a qualification in English Language before they can be admitted to any course or programme, whether their first language is English or not. IELTS: overall 6.5 with minimum 6.0 in each component The School will accept lower IELTS scores if you undertake the... [-]

MSc Entrepreneurship

Nottingham Business School, Nottingham Trent University
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 United Kingdom Nottingham

Our innovative and unique MSc Entrepreneurship degree is aimed at ambitious future entrepreneurs from any academic discipline providing them the opportunity to create your own-start up. This course combines rigorous academic theory with the practical skills, hands-on experience and valuable networks you need to make your business a success. [+]

Our innovative and unique MSc Entrepreneurship degree is aimed at ambitious future entrepreneurs from any academic discipline providing them the opportunity to create your own-start up. This course combines rigorous academic theory with the practical skills, hands-on experience and valuable networks you need to make your business a success. The aim of the course is to foster innovation and value creation, giving you the knowledge, skills and capabilities to create and lead successful start-ups. You will develop a strong foundation in building and managing the key functions of a new venture. We will expose you to the networks and investment opportunities you will need to get your ideas off the ground, and there is even the chance to access seed funding directly from the Business School. You will learn how to control risk and uncertainty, implement solutions and maximise opportunities. In your final semester, you’ll undertake the Entrepreneurship Experience Project, which enables you to being setting up a new business venture and attracting finance. All Entrepreneurship students at Nottingham Business School will have access to The Hive, a purpose built centre dedicated to helping turn business ideas into reality. Why choose this course? The course provides future entrepreneurs with a foundation in the management of key functional areas of a new venture and the networks and seeds to actually start your own enterprise. The range of management subject areas enables you to develop more advanced knowledge as the course progresses and apply your knowledge and skills to build your own... [-]

Professional Certificate in / Professional Diploma in Management and Leadership

Nottingham Business School, Nottingham Trent University
Campus Part time 8 - 14 months October 2018 United Kingdom Nottingham

Our Management and Leadership courses are an innovative part-time programme, which will help you to improve and develop your management capabilities. [+]

Master of Science Degrees 2017/2018 in East Midlands United Kingdom. Our Management and Leadership courses are an innovative part-time programme, which will help you to improve and develop your management capabilities. You will be working on real life work based projects to complete your assignments which allows you to add value to your organisation as you go through the programme. A flexible programme of short intensive study blocks enable you to schedule your studies around the needs of your career. As a staged award you can sign up for a Certificate, Diploma or Masters award. In total it will take around two years to complete, but this depends on individual student level as it can be completed sooner. Postgraduate Certificate is aimed at aspiring and middle managers, typically those who have a developing career in a functional area of business or a sector, and are seeking to broaden their management skills. This route will take approx. eight months to complete (depending on applicant) Postgraduate Diploma focuses on the personal development of middle and aspiring senior managers’ leadership capabilities. It aims to increase your strategic perspective, as well as your skills and confidence as a business leader. This route will take approx. 14 months to complete (depending on applicant) and can be combined with the Certificate. The MSc is aimed at senior managers, heads of departments and aspiring directors, who are looking to expand their knowledge and skills in corporate leadership and governance. You can choose to follow the general management... [-]

Economics and Business Strategy

Loughborough University School of Business and Economics
Campus Full time 1 year August 2018 United Kingdom Loughborough

Our MSc Economics and Business Strategy programme will enable you to apply the tools of economics and strategy to influence business performance and to develop strategic thinking and decision-making in a competitive business environment. [+]

Our MSc Economics and Business Strategy programme will enable you to apply the tools of economics and strategy to influence business performance and to develop strategic thinking and decision-making in a competitive business environment. The programme will equip you with the skills of a professional business economist, for careers in business, government, regulation, international organisations and for higher awards by research. Taught by experienced researchers and practitioners, students will use the insights of economic theory to address real-world problems. The strong emphasis on applying theoretical and quantitative skills to real world situations – as well as a focus on developing critical thinking skills – will enable you to work effectively both in industry and government. Students will be able to further sharpen their practical skills by completing a research project that allows them to apply their knowledge to a strategy and policy related issue. Entry requirements An honours degree (2:1 or above) or equivalent overseas qualification in economics, business (with a strong quantitative component), finance, management science, operations research, mathematics, physics, or engineering. Applicants from other degree disciplines may be considered, but as for all applicants, good (2:1 or above) grades in relevant mathematics/statistics modules are expected. English Language requirements All applicants for admission to Loughborough University must have a qualification in English Language before they can be admitted to any course or programme, whether their first language is English or not. IELTS: overall 6.5 with minimum 6.0 in each component. The School will accept lower IELTS scores if you... [-]

MSc Finance and Investment Banking

Nottingham Business School, Nottingham Trent University
Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2018 United Kingdom Nottingham

Our MSc Finance and Investment Banking course will teach you about analysing and valuing investment products, critical analysis of information in derivatives markets and portfolio and investment management. [+]

Master of Science Degrees 2017/2018 in East Midlands United Kingdom. Our MSc Finance and Investment Banking course will teach you about analysing and valuing investment products, critical analysis of information in derivatives markets and portfolio and investment management. During your studies, you will learn how to put theory and contemporary thinking into practical finance settings. In your first semester, you will develop a strong core knowledge of institutional, accounting and financial modelling frameworks. You'll explore the operation of markets, their major participants and the regulatory environment, as well as building a firm understanding of corporate finance, basic accounting and financial analysis. As an Finance student, you’ll have access to our unique Trading Room facility. With 12 double-screen workstations, the room gives you a simulated experience of working in the fast-moving world of shares and trading. You can access sophisticated analysis tools and data on worldwide financial markets. In your final semester you will take on an experiential project, giving you a fantastic opportunity to use the theories and knowledge gained to produce a challenging, meaningful piece of work. This can involve addressing real-world challenges in the workplace, conducting independent research or gaining valuable experience internationally. Why choose this course? The course will give you a wide-ranging theoretical background and equip you with practical skills for active interaction in the world of finance. You can add a year's work placement, making your master's a two-year course. It is run by tutors who have both academic and practical industry experience in finance.... [-]

MSc Marketing

Nottingham Business School, Nottingham Trent University
Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2017 United Kingdom Nottingham

This course will help you become a market-ready professional with a global outlook, equipped for a successful international career in marketing, business or management. Created in close consultation with the marketing industry and the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM), it develops the strengths, abilities and understanding today's marketing employers are looking for. [+]

MSc Marketing Today’s dynamic global marketing industry is an exciting, fast-paced work environment and our MSc Marketing course gives you the theoretical and practical background you need to thrive. You can add a year's work placement, making your master's a two year course. This course will help you become a market-ready professional with a global outlook, equipped for a successful international career in marketing, business or management. Created in close consultation with the marketing industry and the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM), it develops the strengths, abilities and understanding today's marketing employers are looking for. In your first Semester, you'll explore the fundamental issues and concepts of marketing practice, before learning about consumer buying behaviour and the factors that influence it. You'll also take a holistic view of an organisation and how it attempts to develop marketing strategy in a challenging global environment. The second semester sees you deepen your understanding of the subject. You'll look at marketing management, how marketing works with the other functions of an organisation, marketing plans, metrics and consumer engagement. You'll be exposed to the very latest thinking in both conventional and digital marketing disciples. Finally, in your third semester, you'll choose a major practical project, with the opportunity to use your skills in a real-world setting, conduct independent research or gain work experience overseas. Why choose this course? Throughout this course you will benefit from: Exposure to leading-edge marketing thinking, tools and techniques. The partnership with the CIM means that on successful completion of... [-]

MSc International Business Dual Award

Nottingham Business School, Nottingham Trent University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 United Kingdom Nottingham

Our flagship Dual Award is a truly exceptional opportunity to gain two M-level qualifications in just 15 months, giving you a clear competitive advantage. Featuring a highly valuable international internship, as well as study in the UK and abroad, and an in-depth academic project, it's a career-defining course that will change the way you see the world. [+]

Master of Science Degrees 2017/2018 in East Midlands United Kingdom. With our MSc International Business (Single Award) degree, you can gain an incredibly valuable international experience in just a year. Study with us in the UK, immerse yourself in a new culture at one of our European partner institutions and choose from an exciting range of hands-on final projects. As an International Business single award student, you will have several study options, so you can shape your experience around your ambitions, interests and commitments. Our standard Masters involves rigorous core studies here at the Business School, followed by a term studying abroad at one of our partner institutions in Germany, France, South Korea, Czech Republic, Belgium, Sweden, Hungary, Italy, Norway, Slovenia, Poland, Switzerland and Portugal. This is followed by a major project, at home or abroad. International travel is a key element of this qualification – we know that some of our students won’t have the flexibility to leave the UK for a prolonged period, and so we offer a stay-at-home route, involving more study here at NBS. All our students are offered the chance to go on a study tour, so stay-at-home students will still have opportunities to develop their international perspective in person. In your final semester, you will have the opportunity to apply the knowledge you have learnt so far in a Business Research Project. This project is a traditional piece of independent research, creating an academic research paper, presentation and methodological research. Why choose this course?... [-]

MSc Management and Marketing

Nottingham Business School, Nottingham Trent University
Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2018 United Kingdom Nottingham

Our MSc Management and Marketing course gives you a strong understanding of the fundamental issues behind marketing practice. You will explore the marketing planning process, marketing concepts and debates. You will also develop an in-depth understanding of the complexities of the consumer by exploring buyer behaviour. [+]

MSc Management and Marketing Our MSc Management and Marketing course gives you a strong understanding of the fundamental issues behind marketing practice. You will explore the marketing planning process, marketing concepts and debates. You will also develop an in-depth understanding of the complexities of the consumer by exploring buyer behaviour. Building on this, you will examine strategic marketing issues and contemporary practice, taking a holistic view of how organisations respond to an ever-changing global environment. This includes understanding how marketing operates not just in a consumer-facing context, but also in business-to-business and not-for-profit contexts. You will become equipped with the skills and knowledge necessary to develop and implement innovative, value-adding marketing solutions to help maintain superior customer satisfaction. In your final semester you will take on an experiential project, giving you a fantastic opportunity to use the theories and knowledge gained to produce a challenging, meaningful piece of work. This can involve addressing real-world challenges in the workplace, conducting independent research or gaining valuable experience internationally. Graduates from this course have worked in marketing roles across the world as marketing managers, operational managers, marketing directors and service sales specialist. Why study this course? You will complete a hands-on project, giving you a fantastic opportunity to use the theories and knowledge you've gained to produce a meaningful piece of work. Projects include Consultancy Experience Project, Internship, Business Research Project and Global Experience Project. This route has been designed to provide you with an understanding of marketing principles and practices and key... [-]

MSc Management and International Business

Nottingham Business School, Nottingham Trent University
Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2018 United Kingdom Nottingham

Our MSc Management and International Business course explores how to manage effectively in increasingly global work environments. It builds the powerful, practical skills you need to deal with the problems faced by managers working internationally. [+]

Master of Science Degrees 2017/2018 in East Midlands United Kingdom. MSc Management and International Business Our MSc Management and International Business course explores how to manage effectively in increasingly global work environments. It builds the powerful, practical skills you need to deal with the problems faced by managers working internationally. You'll develop a strong understanding of the global supply chain, as well as how organisations within it perform in relation to one another. An experience-based module also gives you the opportunity to work abroad, developing skills and experience of operating in an overseas context. During your studies, you’ll focus on international value chains and cross cultural management issues, consider how organisations capture value through new product and services and deliver value through international operations and supply chains. In addition, you will study how cultural, linguistic and physical barriers affect organisations and how, in turn, organisations respond in order to adapt to those barriers. In your final semester you will take on an experiential project, giving you a fantastic opportunity to use the theories and knowledge gained to produce a challenging, meaningful piece of work. This can involve addressing real-world challenges in the workplace, conducting independent research or gaining valuable experience internationally. Why study this course? The course will equip you with broad knowledge across a wide range of management subject areas and enable you to develop more specialist knowledge as it progresses. It is a conversion masters and is therefore not restricted to those with a business or management related... [-]

MSc Management and Innovation and Entreprise

Nottingham Business School, Nottingham Trent University
Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2018 United Kingdom Nottingham

The course supports you through the process of creating a powerful value proposition for a new enterprise - and taking it global. You will begin your studies by developing your understanding of contemporary innovation, its value, development and protection. You can add a year's work placement, making your master's a two-year course. [+]

MSc Management and Innovation and Entreprise Our MSc Management and Innovation and Enterprise course supports you through the process of creating a powerful value proposition for a new enterprise - and taking it global. You will begin your studies by developing your understanding of contemporary innovation, its value, development and protection. This course supports you through the process of creating a powerful value proposition for a new enterprise – and taking it global. Innovation is the heart of any new proposition, so you will start by developing your understanding of contemporary innovation, its value, development and protection. You’ll explore the role of value chains and how they come together to deliver products to customers. Building on this, you will experience international entrepreneurial decision-making through an intensive four-week project, developing a business case for taking a product into a different market. This builds valuable skills in evaluating risks and benefits. Why study this course? You will complete a hands-on project, giving you a fantastic opportunity to use the theories and knowledge you've gained to produce a meaningful piece of work. Projects include the Consultancy Experience Project, Internship, Business Research Project and Global Experience Project. Your entrepreneurial experience will be enriched by the participation in an international entrepreneurship 'boot-camp', generating seeds for starting your own venture or advising other early stage entrepreneurs. The route will provide you with potential access to the entrepreneurial community, presenting you with connections to experts and entrepreneurs. You will complete a comprehensive development programme, which includes a... [-]

MSc International Business (Single Award)

Nottingham Business School, Nottingham Trent University
Campus Full time 1 year January 2018 United Kingdom Nottingham

Our MSc International Business (Single Award) course is for students from a wide range of educational backgrounds, who want to broaden their knowledge of the international business environment, global strategy and cross-cultural management. [+]

Master of Science Degrees 2017/2018 in East Midlands United Kingdom. Our MSc International Business (Single Award) course is for students from a wide range of educational backgrounds, who want to broaden their knowledge of the international business environment, global strategy and cross-cultural management. Equipping you with powerful management skills, cultural insights, professional networks and first-hand experiences you will need to thrive in the global business world. During your first semester, you will be taught at Nottingham Business School learning about strategies and environments. In your second semester, you'll complete modules in Human Resource Management and Global Supply Chain and get the opportunity to go on a two-week study tour where you will: Visit companies to see how they work on an international scale Attend networking events Have lectures and seminars at the summer school Explore the city and its sights Previous years destinations include Greece, Venice, Brescia and Lisbon. In your final semester, you will have the opportunity to apply the knowledge you have learnt so far in a Business Research Project back in Nottingham. This project is a traditional piece of independent research, creating an academic research paper, presentation and methodological research. Why choose this course? This degree will enable participants to study business while providing an insight into cultural and international impacts. It will also provide participants with a greater cultural awareness. The degree is distinctly multidisciplinary in nature and aims to equip participants with a framework for improving their own management action. There is a unique opportunity... [-]

MSc Finance

Nottingham Business School, Nottingham Trent University
Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2018 United Kingdom Nottingham

Our MSc Finance degree provides you with a more in-depth understanding of core financial concepts, theories and tools used in a wide variety of organisations worldwide. This includes financial mathematics, model building, risk management, and mergers and acquisitions. It’s designed for ambitious individuals with quantitative abilities but not necessarily a finance related degree who are seeking a career in finance. [+]

MSc Finance Our MSc Finance degree provides you with a more in-depth understanding of core financial concepts, theories and tools used in a wide variety of organisations worldwide. This includes financial mathematics, model building, risk management, and mergers and acquisitions. It’s designed for ambitious individuals with quantitative abilities but not necessarily a finance related degree who are seeking a career in finance. During your first semester, you will develop a strong core knowledge of institutional, accounting and financial modelling frameworks. You will explore the operation of markets, their major participants and the regulatory environment, as well as building a firm understanding of corporate finance, basic accounting and financial analysis. During your second semester, you will have the opportunity to specialise in your subject area, creating a tailored degree path. We currently work with over 100 academic institutions worldwide giving you the chance to spend a few weeks abroad giving you a true international perspective. As an Finance student, you’ll have access to our unique Trading Room facility. With 12 double-screen workstations, the room gives you a simulated experience of working in the fast-moving world of shares and trading. You can access sophisticated analysis tools and data on worldwide financial markets. In your final semester you will take on an experiential project, giving you a fantastic opportunity to use the theories and knowledge gained to produce a challenging, meaningful piece of work. This can involve addressing real-world challenges in the workplace, conducting independent research or gaining valuable experience internationally. Nottingham Business... [-]

MSc Economics

Nottingham Business School, Nottingham Trent University
Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2018 United Kingdom Nottingham

Our MSc Economics degree has been designed to give you an in-depth understanding of economic concepts, principles and techniques by focusing on the application of economics to contemporary real-world issues. You will be encouraged to ‘think like an economist’ through the application of economic ideas and methods drawn from a range of alternative perspectives. [+]

Master of Science Degrees 2017/2018 in East Midlands United Kingdom. Our MSc Economics degree has been designed to give you an in-depth understanding of economic concepts, principles and techniques by focusing on the application of economics to contemporary real-world issues. You will be encouraged to ‘think like an economist’ through the application of economic ideas and methods drawn from a range of alternative perspectives. In your first semester, you will work with the latest economic theories and the methods of analysis based on them, including the use of quantitative data. You’ll use these methods to contribute to resolving challenging issues in today’s global business and management environment. During your second semester, you will have the opportunity to specialise in your subject area, creating a tailored degree path. We currently work with over 100 academic institutions worldwide giving you the chance to spend a few weeks abroad giving you a truly international perspective. As an Economics student, you’ll have access to our unique Trading Room facility. With 12 double-screen workstations, the room gives you a simulated experience of working in the fast-moving world of shares and trading. You can access sophisticated analysis tools and data on worldwide financial markets. In your final semester you will take on an experiential project, giving you a fantastic opportunity to use the theories and knowledge gained to produce a challenging, meaningful piece of work. This can involve addressing real-world challenges in the workplace, conducting independent research or gaining valuable experience internationally. Nottingham Business School is... [-]

MSc Economics and Investment Banking

Nottingham Business School, Nottingham Trent University
Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2018 United Kingdom Nottingham

Our MSc Economics and Investment Banking degree will provide you with a robust understanding of financial economics, financial market behaviour and financial market participants, such as investment banks. You’ll learn how to assess investment opportunities, understand the economic fundamentals underlying financial markets and evaluate financial portfolios. [+]

Our MSc Economics and Investment Banking degree will provide you with a robust understanding of financial economics, financial market behaviour and financial market participants, such as investment banks. You’ll learn how to assess investment opportunities, understand the economic fundamentals underlying financial markets and evaluate financial portfolios. In your first semester, you’ll learn about the important role of finance and banking in affecting investment and growth as well as develop crucial employment skills in the tools and techniques of financial analysis. The theoretical insights and analytical skills gained on this course will equip you for careers associated with the analytical side of financial economics, such as investment banking, fund management, policy evaluations in both private and public sector organisations. As an Economics student, you’ll have access to our unique Trading Room facility. With 12 double-screen workstations, the room gives you a simulated experience of working in the fast-moving world of shares and trading. You can access sophisticated analysis tools and data on worldwide financial markets. In your final semester you will take on an experiential project, giving you a fantastic opportunity to use the theories and knowledge gained to produce a challenging, meaningful piece of work. This can involve addressing real-world challenges in the workplace, conducting independent research or gaining valuable experience internationally. Nottingham Business School is a UK leader in financial and business education – an Economics degree from NTU gives you the foundations and opportunities to pursue a wide range of exciting careers. Why choose this course? This course... [-]

Master in Environmental Assessment and Control

University of Derby
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years January 2018 United Kingdom Derby + 1 more

This course provides study aspects that develop an insight and skills for professionals in the government, industry, consultancy, academia, and other statutory bodies within the UK and overseas to evaluate contaminated land and freshwater management policies and strategies to achieve effective governance of these environments. [+]

Master of Science Degrees 2017/2018 in East Midlands United Kingdom. Why choose this course? This course is accredited by the Institution of Environmental Sciences Gain an in-depth and holistic understanding and knowledge of contaminated land and freshwater environments, as well as strategies to prevent, manage, and control contamination of these environments You'll have the opportunity to undertake a work placement to experience working with employers in a range of settings, from practical-based training to practitioner-based learning This course will prepare you to apply the knowledge gained to real world situations and critically evaluate the outcomes to make strategic decisions This course provides study aspects that develop an insight and skills for professionals in the government, industry, consultancy, academia, and other statutory bodies within the UK and overseas to evaluate contaminated land and freshwater management policies and strategies to achieve effective governance of these environments We offer a learning approach suitable for recent graduates seeking a full-time study approach, and mature students in current employment a part-time route to suit their time commitments. This is a creative course that addresses human intervention strategies towards problem-solving in the real world, on examples such as flood defence. This will be achieved by linking with external organisations to include practical experience through field and laboratory work, and practitioner training through placements. Aspects of contaminated land will include legislation and regulation, identification, analysis and remediation, and human health exposure assessment through a case study approach using research informed teaching, as well as practitioner training. Within... [-]