Master of Science Program in South East England United Kingdom

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

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The MSc, or Master of Science, is a popular Master’s degree designation. Internationally recognized, the MSc is typically awarded after about five to six years of rigorous study in what is usually a science-based field.

UK, United Kingdom is more than 300 years old and comprises four constituent nations: England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland. The UK has been a centre of learning for the past 1,000 years and possesses many ancient and distinguished universities. Foreign students make up a significant proportion of the student body at UK universities.

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MSc in International Management (Human Resource Management)

Oxford Brookes University, Business School
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years August 2018 United Kingdom Oxford + 1 more

On the MSc International Management (Human Resource Management) course you will develop an understanding of a range of global businesses, their operations, and the cultural differences you will meet in the practice of international management. [+]

MSc Degrees 2017/2018 in South East England United Kingdom. On the MSc International Management (Human Resource Management) course you will develop an understanding of a range of global businesses, their operations, and the cultural differences you will meet in the practice of international management. You will study the various business functions, such as marketing, finance and strategy, taking into account global environmental factors (economic, political and social) in which international organisations operate. You will also develop a specialism in key areas of Human Resource Management; the business function which many would argue is the most important in the sense that it delivers to the organisation the human resource without which nothing would be achieved. One of the big differences on this course is the focus on acquiring the skills you will need to work in international organisations. You will learn about a range of international organisations and develop your general management skills and intercultural management skills. You will develop your specific Human Resources Management skills in this same international context. You will gain practical experience by working on a live consultancy project for a commercial or not-for-profit organisation and have the opportunity to take part in field trips to study organisations in other countries. With this master's degree, graduates go on to successful international careers with a range of commercial and not-for-profit organisations around the world. Available start dates September 2017 Teaching location Headington Campus / Wheatley Campus Course length Full time: 12 months Part time: 24 months Why choose... [-]

MSc in International Events Marketing

Oxford Brookes University, Business School
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years August 2018 United Kingdom Oxford + 1 more

The MSc International Events Marketing welcomes students new to marketing and events and those with some events and marketing experience who wish to specialise or broaden their expertise. Working closely with our Research Centre for International Tourism and Events Management, you will explore recent research and the challenges within the sector to help develop your potential to become a leader within the events sector. [+]

The MSc International Events Marketing welcomes students new to marketing and events and those with some events and marketing experience who wish to specialise or broaden their expertise. Working closely with our Research Centre for International Tourism and Events Management, you will explore recent research and the challenges within the sector to help develop your potential to become a leader within the events sector. You will gain a strong foundation in marketing theory and practice and its relevance and application within an events context. With live case-studies, simulations and skills workshops we encourage an innovative and creative approach to your learning. We place emphasis on theory and practice and the development of core employability skills. You have the opportunity of an 8-month paid work placement in an events marketing role or you can complete either a dissertation or client project. You will gain a wealth of knowledge in events marketing including: the core principles of events marketing contemporary issues, challenges and research in the events sector customer behaviours and expectations, and the variety of channels used to interact with customers, thereby developing a customer-centric stance analysing marketing data devising marketing strategy for global brands and organisations developing the decision-making skills and rationale to devise marketing plans and communications. Available start dates September 2017 / September 2018 Teaching location Headington Campus / Wheatley Campus Course length Full time: 12 months or 17 months in sandwich mode (to include a full-time paid work placement and related project report) Part time: 24 months... [-]

MSc in International Events Management

Oxford Brookes University, Business School
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years August 2018 United Kingdom Oxford + 1 more

The MSc International Events Management welcomes students from a range of academic subject areas as well as those with some events management experience who wish to broaden their expertise. By working closely with our Research Centre for International Tourism and Events Management, you will explore recent research and the challenges within the sector to help develop your potential to become a leader within the events sector. [+]

MSc Degrees 2017/2018 in South East England United Kingdom. The MSc International Events Management welcomes students from a range of academic subject areas as well as those with some events management experience who wish to broaden their expertise. By working closely with our Research Centre for International Tourism and Events Management, you will explore recent research and the challenges within the sector to help develop your potential to become a leader within the events sector. You will gain a strong foundation in events management and apply theory to practice by engaging in practical events management. Through live case-studies and being immersed in real event design and delivery, you will experience an innovative and creative approach to your learning. Through continuous Professional Development you will develop core skills essential to increase your employability. You have the opportunity to complete an 8-month paid work placement in an events marketing role or you can complete a dissertation or client project. You will gain a wealth of knowledge in contemporary events management including: event design, planning, delivery and working with key stakeholders the core principles of events marketing including digital marketing and marketing analysis finance and accounting for business leadership in an international context develop decision-making skills to devise marketing plans and communications. Available start dates September 2017 / September 2018 Teaching location Headington Campus / Wheatley Campus Course length Full time: Full time: 12 months or 17 months in sandwich mode (to include a full time paid work placement and related project report)... [-]

MSc Applied Plant Sciences

Natural Resources Institute - University of Greenwich
Campus Full time 1 year August 2018 United Kingdom Chatham

The course will provide students with an overview and practical experience of the principles and latest developments in plant science and crop husbandry. [+]

MSc Applied Plant Sciences Why study this programme? The course will provide students with an overview and practical experience of the principles and latest developments in plant science and crop husbandry. Research-active scientists, and staff with experience of UK and international horticulture and agriculture, have developed a programme that links the commercial and academic worlds, with field trips and external research placements, for students who wish to specialise in the plant sciences or seek rewarding employment in this area. Our links with business in the southeastern region and international research at Greenwich University’s Natural Resources Institute (NRI) will enable students to understand the global relevance of current plant research and innovation, in food and non-food horticulture and agriculture. The location of the Chatham and Hadlow College campuses, within reach of the Garden of England’s extensive and varied horticulture and agriculture, facilitates student teaching and research activities linked with local businesses and R&D providers such as East Malling Research (EMR). Hadlow College’s broad network of land-based-sector stakeholders forms an extensive regional interface within the southeast and beyond, a unique opportunity for students’ education in and experience of applied plant science. The extensive international expertise of NRI staff, a world-leading specialistand Gates Foundation-funded research organisation which receives funding from a variety of sources, provides research-led content on the MSc Applied Plant Science that is relevant to overseas’ markets. Taught content includes fundamental processes, practical horticulture, and the delivery and application of practical science. The mix of natural scientists, social scientists and economists... [-]

MSc Food Innovation

Natural Resources Institute - University of Greenwich
Campus Full time September 2017 United Kingdom Chatham

The MSc programme in Food Innovation has been designed to provide students with knowledge and understanding of key steps in the development and launch of new ingredients and products to contribute to healthy living and lifestyles. [+]

MSc Degrees 2017/2018 in South East England United Kingdom. MSc Food Innovation The MSc programme in Food Innovation has been designed to provide students with knowledge and understanding of key steps in the development and launch of new ingredients and products to contribute to healthy living and lifestyles. The programme is based upon the strengths and expertise of staff working in the Faculty of Engineering and Science, including the Natural Resources Institute and covers subjects which include: human nutrition and public health; food chemistry and biochemistry, functional foods, marketing and economics; new product and process development; food packaging; food safety and quality management; food legislation; applied food microbiology, creative thinking, sustainability and entrepreneurship. The MSc programme in Food Innovation is aimed at: graduates who want to develop a career path in the food industry in the area of product development; for students who have not followed an undergraduate programme in food science or technology and for professionals working in the food industry who want to participate in the programme, either in a part-time mode or by following a continuing professional development (CPD) model. Students with backgrounds in Biology, Chemistry, Nutrition, Biotechnology and Hospitality are encouraged to join the programme. The team Dr Nazanin Zand, Programme Leader, has a thriving research programme supported by a series of scientific publications in high impact refereed journals. Dr Zand's initiated her research into nutritional quality of commercial complementary infant foods after years of experience in product development in food industry, which has attracted national... [-]

MSc Food Safety and Quality Management

Natural Resources Institute - University of Greenwich
Campus Full time August 2018 United Kingdom Chatham

The MSc Food Safety and Quality Management has been designed for professionals working in the food chain. This programme has been designed to provide graduates with an insight into measures that are required to provide a supply of safe and wholesome food to consumers globally. [+]

MSc Food Safety and Quality Management Overview The MSc Food Safety and Quality Management has been designed for professionals working in the food chain. This programme has been designed to provide graduates with an insight into measures that are required to provide a supply of safe and wholesome food to consumers globally. A wide spectrum of food safety and quality management issues are addressed following the farm to fork approach. Topics covered include: good governance and national control systems, food inspection and testing services, legislation and private standards, management of food safety and quality within the supply chain as well as in hotels and restaurants. Students will gain an understanding of safety and spoilage characteristics of a range of commodities/food products. As well as an understanding of the design and implementation of Food Safety Management Systems based upon the Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point Concept (HACCP). The MSc FS&QM by Research is available for students with the appropriate background. The MSc Food Safety and Quality Management (Control Systems and Trade) specialises in activities linked to good governance, food inspection and testing along the supply chain and is available for students working or would want to work in this area. The route forms part of the named award on successful completion of the programme. The MSc Food Safety and Quality Management (Postharvest Technology) allows specialisation in the technology of handling plant products and is available for students with the appropriate background as a specialist route. The route forms part of... [-]

MSc Business Management (Economics)

Oxford Brookes University, Business School
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years August 2018 United Kingdom Oxford + 1 more

This MSc Business Management (Economics) course is focused on your career. With this master's degree accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA) you will be ready for a successful international career with a commercial or not-for-profit organisation. [+]

MSc Degrees 2017/2018 in South East England United Kingdom. This MSc Business Management (Economics) course is focused on your career. With this master's degree accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA) you will be ready for a successful international career with a commercial or not-for-profit organisation. On this course you will learn to identify, analyse and evaluate a range of business related issues. You will develop suitable responses to these problems and be able to select the most appropriate course of action. The specialism within this degree enables you to focus your studies within the area of Economics. This means that you will take two specialised Economics-based modules during your master’s degree. You will develop an understanding of the core theoretical principles of economics and be able to apply this knowledge to practical problems confronting international institutions, national governments and businesses. You will benefit from being economically literate and having an understanding of the key economic forces and constraints that confront all businesses. Your final degree will be awarded as MSc Business Management (Economics). Available start dates September 2017 September 2018 Teaching location Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane / Wheatley Campus Course length Full time: 12 months Part time: 2 years Why choose this course? Employability: You will develop the skills, knowledge and ability to work in a multicultural environment. Our graduates go on to successful international careers with a range of commercial and not-for-profit organisations. We emphasise developing your CV and interview skills through the support of our Careers Centre.... [-]

MSc International Tourism Management

Oxford Brookes University, School of Hospitality Management
Campus Full time Part time 12 - 24 months August 2018 United Kingdom Oxford + 1 more

The contemporary international tourism industry is facing a range of challenges. On this course you will explore how destinations and organisations may respond to these challenges through the development of innovative solutions, such as new products or services, or alternative ways of doing business. [+]

Available start dates September 2017 September 2018 Teaching location Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane Course length Full time: Full-time: MSc: 12 months or 24 months in sandwich mode, which includes one year's full-time paid supervised work experience. Part time: Part-time: MSc: 24 months The contemporary international tourism industry is facing a range of challenges. On this course you will explore how destinations and organisations may respond to these challenges through the development of innovative solutions, such as new products or services, or alternative ways of doing business. You will explore the political, social, economic challenges facing the tourism industry, how innovation and entrepreneurship might provide solutions to these challenges and the impact this has on consumer behaviour. You will have the opportunity to gain ‘real world’ experience by working with our industry partners on a Tourism Consultancy Project. After completing the taught element of the course you will have the option to undertake a one year, paid work placement. You will be fully supported in finding a placement and supervised throughout by a member of our academic team. Why choose this course? In a recent survey, 100% of our students said they would recommend the Oxford School of Hospitality Management to potential students (PTES 2014).The School is ranked top in the UK and seventh in the world for hospitality management education (Taylor Nelson Sofres, 2013). Our students and staff come from all over the world. This gives you a multicultural learning and social environment in one of the world's great student... [-]

Forensic Osteology and Field Recovery Methods

University of Kent, School of Anthropology & Conservation
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2017 United Kingdom Canterbury + 1 more

An exciting and innovative new programme launching for September 2017 entry. [+]

MSc Degrees 2017/2018 in South East England United Kingdom. This new MSc programme equips you with the ability to excavate and analyse human remains. Learn the practical skills needed to recover human remains in the field. Gain the theoretical knowledge needed to reconstruct biological profiles from hard tissue, supported by laboratory based training. You learn from a team of internationally respected academics with extensive professional experience. You have the opportunity to access one of the largest human skeletal collections in the UK, with extensive skeletal pathology and accompanying radiographs. The collection is curated by the Skeletal Biology Research Center, in the School's Human Osteology Research Laboratory. The programme is suited for students from a wide range of BA and BSc backgrounds. This MSc will provide a firm foundation for continued work, or PhD research, in anthropology, archaeology and related forensic fields. About the School of Anthropology and Conservation Kent has pioneered the social anthropological study of Europe, Latin America, Melanesia, and Central and Southeast Asia, the use of computers in anthropological research, and environmental anthropology in its widest sense (including ethnobiology and ethnobotany). We maintain an active research culture, with staff working in many different parts of the world. Our regional expertise covers Europe, the Middle East, Central, Southeast and Southern Asia, Central and South America, Amazonia, Papua New Guinea, East Timor and Polynesia. Specialisation in biological anthropology includes forensics and paleopathology, osteology, evolutionary psychology and the evolutionary ecology and behaviour of great apes. [-]

MSc in International Business Economics

Oxford Brookes University, Business School
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2017 United Kingdom Oxford + 1 more

The MSc in International Business Economics enables you to study a combination of business and economic subjects. You will develop the ability to understand causal relationships between various economic variables, critically evaluate the strategic decision-making process in business, and have an insight into global business policy issues. [+]

The MSc in International Business Economics enables you to study a combination of business and economic subjects. You will develop the ability to understand causal relationships between various economic variables, critically evaluate the strategic decision-making process in business, and have an insight into global business policy issues. This course aims to provide you with the quantitative and economic analysis skills to understand underlying economic principles and gain insight into the way institutions and business practices operate in an international context. There are excellent employment prospects for economists with these skills in business and finance, government agencies and management consultancy. Available start dates September 2017 September 2018 Teaching location Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane / Wheatley Campus Course length Full time: 12 months Part time: 2 years Why choose this course? Programme focus: This programme is designed for those who have not formally studied for a degree in economics or business who would like to increase their understanding in both those subjects. However, the programme will equally appeal to you if you have a general background in economics, business and management studies and want to specialise further in international business and financial economics. Employability: In an increasingly competitive job market, a globally focused qualification such as the MSc in International Business and Economics is highly desirable. This programme provides you with the quantitative skills and economic analysis skills, together with a multicultural learning environment in order to prepare you for a career as a professional business analyst or manager in the private... [-]

MSc in Digital Marketing

Oxford Brookes University, Business School
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2017 United Kingdom Oxford + 1 more

The MSc in Digital Marketing enables you to specialise in planning and applying digital marketing strategies. You will develop a strong foundation in marketing theory and practice, combined with a specialist perspective on digital marketing and how it integrates into an overall marketing framework. [+]

MSc Degrees 2017/2018 in South East England United Kingdom. The MSc in Digital Marketing enables you to specialise in planning and applying digital marketing strategies. You will develop a strong foundation in marketing theory and practice, combined with a specialist perspective on digital marketing and how it integrates into an overall marketing framework. You have the choice of taking a 8 month work placement or a work-based project instead of a dissertation. By gaining this professional experience you will be well prepared for your future career. Your individual employment prospects will be enhanced through knowledge of marketing and digital marketing theory and practice. In addition, you will have the opportunity to sit the Institute for Direct and Digital Marketing (IDM) Certificate level exam. IDM student members also benefit from digitally focused job opportunities available through the IDM’s digital hub. The current fast-changing media and technology environment presents many challenges to marketers. You will develop the skills to analyse complex marketing situations in the digital environment, and reach decisions on solutions and actions. You will acquire the specialist digital marketing knowledge needed to understand and create digital marketing solutions, preparing you for a number of marketing roles including Digital Marketing Analyst, Social Media Manager, Communities and Social Media Specialist. Available start dates September 2017 January 2018 September 2018 Teaching location Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane / Wheatley Campus Course length Full time: MSc: 12 months or ​17​ months in sandwich mode (to include a full time paid work placement and related project... [-]

MSc in International Luxury Marketing

Oxford Brookes University, Business School
Campus Full time Part time 12 - 24 months January 2018 United Kingdom Oxford + 1 more

Our MSc International Luxury Marketing course enables you to learn about planning and applying luxury marketing management strategies within a framework of international marketing. You will approach luxury marketing and its business challenges from a very international perspective. [+]

Our MSc International Luxury Marketing course enables you to learn about planning and applying luxury marketing management strategies within a framework of international marketing. You will approach luxury marketing and its business challenges from a very international perspective. The course integrates academic and practical knowledge with practical case studies and live scenarios and you learn to assess situations from financial, commercial and cultural standpoints, to reach decisions on solutions and actions. You have the choice of taking a 8 month work placement or a work-based project instead of a dissertation. By gaining this professional experience you will be well prepared for your future career. With specialist modules in luxury businesses you develop marketing strategies in a luxury context and develop and understand how building customer trust and champion luxury brands is critical. You will gain the insights and critical skills to make decisions about the operational and strategic business activities of luxury brands and their distribution channels in a range of international business environments. Graduates will be well placed to be employed in marketing roles throughout the world in luxury sectors such as jewellery, fashion, tourism, fine wine, spirits and prestige cars. These positions are not confined to in-house marketing management, but also can be in media, digital, brand and communications agencies, in particular those specialising in the luxury marketplace. Available start dates September 2017 January 2018 September 2018 Teaching location Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane / Wheatley Campus Course length Full time: MSc: 12 months or 17-20 months in sandwich... [-]

MSc in Marketing and Brand Management

Oxford Brookes University, Business School
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years January 2018 United Kingdom Oxford + 1 more

The MSc Marketing and Brand Management focuses on planning and applying brand management strategies. You will learn about the importance of brand management within an overall framework of marketing and business management. [+]

MSc Degrees 2017/2018 in South East England United Kingdom. The MSc Marketing and Brand Management focuses on planning and applying brand management strategies. You will learn about the importance of brand management within an overall framework of marketing and business management. On this course you have the choice of taking a 8 month work placement or a work-based project instead of a dissertation. By gaining this professional experience you will be well equipped for your future career. You will develop a strong foundation in marketing theory and practice, combined with a specialist perspective on brand management, including brand values and a wide range of related communication channels. This course will prepare you to work for a branding or marketing agency or for a marketing, branding or communications department within an organisation. With practical case studies and live scenarios, you will apply brand management theory and analyse and critique what makes a successful brand. You will enhance your employment and future career prospects, through developing your knowledge of marketing and brand management theory and how it is applied in practice. Available start dates September 2017 January 2018 September 2018 Teaching location Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane / Wheatley Campus Course length Full time: MSc: 12 months or 17-20 months in sandwich mode (​to include a full time paid work placement and related project report​ ​(January ​start - 20 months​ total course length, September​ start - 17 months​ total course length​) Part time: MSc: 24 months for UK and EU students (teaching normally... [-]

MSc in Business Management (Entrepreneurship)

Oxford Brookes University, Business School
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years January 2018 United Kingdom Oxford + 1 more

This MSc Business Management (Entrepreneurship) course is focused on your career. With this master's degree accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA) you will be ready for a successful international career with a commercial or not-for-profit organisation. [+]

This MSc Business Management (Entrepreneurship) course is focused on your career. With this master's degree accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA) you will be ready for a successful international career with a commercial or not-for-profit organisation. On this course you will learn to identify, analyse and evaluate a range of business related issues. You will develop suitable responses to these problems and be able to select the most appropriate course of action. The specialism within this degree enables you to focus your studies within the area of Entrepreneurship. Enterprise and entrepreneurship are recognised as being vital to the development of the modern economy - both in terms of new business start-ups and as part of managing and growing existing organisations. On this specialism you will take specialised Entrepreneurship modules. You will learn how enterprise and entrepreneurship are as important for large organisations as they are for smaller ones. Your final degree will be awarded as MSc Business Management (Entrepreneurship). Available start dates September 2017 January 2018 September 2018 Teaching location Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane / Wheatley Campus Course length Full time: 12 months Part time: 2 years Why choose this course? Employability: You will develop the skills, knowledge and ability to work in a multicultural environment. Our graduates go on to successful international careers with a range of commercial and not-for-profit organisations. We emphasise developing your CV and interview skills through the support of our Careers Centre. Opportunities: We provide you with new experiences and the chance to really... [-]

MSc in Business Management (Marketing)

Oxford Brookes University, Business School
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years January 2018 United Kingdom Oxford + 1 more

This MSc Business Management (Marketing) course is focused on your career. With this master's degree accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA) you will be ready for a successful international career with a commercial or not-for-profit organisation. [+]

MSc Degrees 2017/2018 in South East England United Kingdom. This MSc Business Management (Marketing) course is focused on your career. With this master's degree accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA) you will be ready for a successful international career with a commercial or not-for-profit organisation. On this course you will learn to identify, analyse and evaluate a range of business related issues. You will develop suitable responses to these problems and be able to select the most appropriate course of action. This specialism enables you to focus your studies within the area of Marketing. Focusing on the marketing discipline will prepare you for a range of careers. These include product and brand management, market analysis and research, customer relationship and services management, direct marketing, digital marketing, public relations, media and advertising. Studying the Marketing specialism means you will take several Marketing focused modules and your final degree will be awarded as MSc Business Management (Marketing). Available start dates September 2017 January 2018 September 2018 Teaching location Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane / Wheatley Campus Course length Full time: 12 months Part time: 2 years Why choose this course? Employability: You will develop the skills, knowledge and ability to work in a multicultural environment. Our graduates go on to successful international careers with a range of commercial and not-for-profit organisations. We emphasise developing your CV and interview skills through the support of our Careers Centre. Opportunities: We provide you with new experiences and the chance to really interact with industry. You... [-]