MSc Degrees in United Kingdom

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An MSc, or Master of Science, is an academic distinction bestowed upon those who effectively complete a predetermined set of coursework in what is often a science-based discipline. The MSc often enhances career opportunities as well as earning potential.

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MSc in Corporate Financial Management

De Broc School of Business
Campus or Online Full time Part time 1 - 5 years September 2017 United Kingdom UK Online London + 2 more

The MSc Corporate Financial Management is accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) and is aimed at graduates who have an interest in developing an in-depth specialist knowledge and critical understanding of the key aspects of corporate financial management, and in particular, who are looking to pursue a career in corporate or business finance. [+]

MSc Degrees in United Kingdom 2017. MSc in Corporate Financial Management The MSc Corporate Financial Management is accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) and is aimed at graduates who have an interest in developing an in-depth specialist knowledge and critical understanding of the key aspects of corporate financial management, and in particular, who are looking to pursue a career in corporate or business finance. This degree programme will help you develop a broad comprehension of the most important concepts in finance, with a strategic perspective. It is ideal for those interested in a future career in banking, personal finance, corporate finance or as an accountant, offering an excellent foundation for your career or for further study. As well as gaining a formal qualification, you will build a skills portfolio that you can show to future employers. The MSc in Corporate Financial Management offers two streams, one focused on corporate finance, and one on business finance and performance. You will develop in-depth knowledge of corporate financial management by covering a range of modules in governance, social responsibility, risk management, banking regulation, corporate reporting, finance and performance management. The course is available online or on campus. Course Requirements 2:2 or above from a UK Bachelors degree, or equivalent qualifications. International students additionally require an English language level equivalent to IELTS 6.5 or above with a minimum of 5.5 in each component. Duration 1 year standard (up to 5 years) [-]

MSc Psychology

University of South Wales Online Programmes through UNICAF
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time 18 - 24 months September 2017 United Kingdom London + 1 more

This unique course encourages sophisticated critical appraisal of current key debates in applied psychology. By completion of this course students will be able to demonstrate critical evaluation of Psychology’s contribution to human performance and well-being in different applied contexts and also develop advanced research skills in applied psychology. [+]

MSc Psychology This unique course encourages sophisticated critical appraisal of current key debates in applied psychology. By completion of this course students will be able to demonstrate critical evaluation of Psychology’s contribution to human performance and well-being in different applied contexts and also develop advanced research skills in applied psychology. This course applies to a broad range of sectors and is designed for anyone wishing to understand more about the underpinning psychological research and mechanisms for employees, organisations and business practices. Learning Outcomes Sophisticated critical awareness of key theories and methods in applied psychology, Deep critical understanding of how Psychology can be applied in real-world contexts. Advanced knowledge of research methods and statistics in applied psychology. Ability to appraise the efficacy of different interventions to promote psychological well-being and performance. Comparison, evaluation and application of theoretical perspectives in applied psychology. Generation of hypotheses and research questions. Translation of theory into professional practice and applied research. Application of psychological research methods to a novel research topic. Planning and execution of an original piece of research. Ability to identify and address ethical and professional issues in applied psychology. Sensitivity to contextual and interpersonal factors. Demonstrating an independent and flexible approach to learning. Fees £12,635 UNICAF offers a number of scholarships to eligible students. For more information, please contact a UNICAF student adviser. PathWay Required Credits/Units: 180 Core Modules PL4D118 - Contemporary Debates and Methods in Psychology PL4D119 - Dissertation in Psychology PL4S139 - Introduction to Workplace Psychology PL4S140 - Organisational Culture and... [-]

MSc Fashion Business Creation

British School of Fashion
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 United Kingdom London

This pioneering programme has been designed in collaboration with leading fashion businesses to reflect the distinctive nature of business creation in this sector. Students will develop insight into the strategies and practices key to developing and sustaining a successful fashion business. [+]

MSc Degrees in United Kingdom 2017. The MSc Fashion Business Creation is a pioneering, distinctive programme, integrating the latest academic research insights in fashion and business generally, with practical experience drawn from high-level connections within the industry. The programme includes a critical review of the anatomy of a fashion business and examines the process and actions associated with strategy development and implementation within new and developing fashion areas. Students will develop a sound understanding of global advancement strategies, including how to create and market a fashion brand in today’s digitally-focused world. They will also have the option to deepen further their insight into fashion strategies by completing an internship or industry consultation project thanks to GCU London’s strong links with leading organisations within the fashion industry. On graduation, students will be well positioned to set up and run a successful fashion business enterprise, or take an existing business into a new phase of growth and development. Applicants must go through an interview stage. Why Choose This Programme We'll help you develop your intellectual skills together with the contemporary skills and practices needed to excel in the industry. You will also build a wider appreciation of management issues, such as globalisation and sustainability, while developing branding and marketing skills. You will have access to mentorship programmes via our Honorary Professors and be taught in dynamic environments such as Masterclasses and through collaborative industry briefs. There will be a live fashion business on campus, where you will be able to observe a... [-]

MSc in Marketing

London School of Economics and Political Science
Campus Full time 12 months September 2017 United Kingdom London

The MSc Marketing is an outstanding one-year programme providing an analytical, business-focused curriculum to develop your skills as an innovative and strategic marketer. A practical project will enable you to apply your insights and expertise to a real-world consulting problem, and to develop your professional and practical skills as a marketing manager. [+]

The MSc Marketing is an outstanding one-year programme providing an analytical, business-focused curriculum to develop your skills as an innovative and strategic marketer. A practical project will enable you to apply your insights and expertise to a real-world consulting problem, and to develop your professional and practical skills as a marketing manager. The programme’s core courses bring learning from the latest research into the classroom, giving a well-rounded, critical analysis of consumer behaviour and data analytics, in the context of real business challenges. You will gain an in-depth understanding of consumer markets, based on cutting-edge research and insights in human behaviour. You will also develop your talent and expertise in data analysis, enabling you to take a strategic approach to designing and developing marketing campaigns. A core course in the foundations of business management will also develop your knowledge of the contexts in which marketing managers can drive forward organisational goals This unique combination of human insight, analytical expertise and business understanding will set you apart from other marketing graduates, and give you the tools to create truly effective evidence-based solutions to the ever-changing marketing challenges facing businesses worldwide. We are launching this new programme for the first intake of students in September 2017. Curriculum We are ranked #2 in the world for social science and management, and the MSc Marketing programme is founded in LSE’s tradition for academic excellence. The curriculum is designed around four compulsory core courses, and you can also customise your programme according to your own... [-]

MSc Applied Technologies: Rapid Prototyping and Digital Technologies

Ravensbourne
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years August 2017 United Kingdom London + 1 more

Applied Technologies: Rapid Prototyping and Digital Technologies is a cross-disciplinary programme for creative practitioners interested in research into digital-making and manufacturing. [+]

MSc Degrees in United Kingdom 2017. Applied Technologies: Rapid Prototyping and Digital Technologies is a cross-disciplinary programme for creative practitioners interested in research into digital-making and manufacturing. The aim of the course is to allow you to evaluate and engage with how emerging technologies such as rapid prototyping, generative design, 3d scanning and multi axis machining are changing creative industries and could help you evolve your personal practice. You will benefit from access to Ravensbourne’s state of the art digital prototyping facilities as well as tuition in computer aided design and manufacture and how these skills can be integrated with traditional making methods. As well as practical techniques, students will have the opportunity to explore: Social impacts of increasingly decentralised & automated manufacturing New form and aesthetics Material innovation and sustainability Intellectual property and authorship Potential for new industries or businesses Automation of design and making Development of new manufacturing platforms Future technological scenarios The course offers the opportunity to develop and manage an individual area of enquiry and creative development in digital manufacturing, culminating in the realisation of a final major project fully informed by professional and industrial contexts and multi-disciplinary perspectives. You will receive regular support from tutors, peers and subject-specific group tutorials as part of a constant dialogue to help create a professional and critical understanding of your individual creative process. The course is suitable for those from a range of fields wishing to diversify and deepen their practice’s relationship with technology, including but not limited to;... [-]

Master of Science (MSc) in Sport Business Management

International University of Monaco
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 United Kingdom London

The Master of Science (MSc) in Sport Business Management prepares participants for a variety of positions in the industry. By doing so, the school not only seeks to provide students with solid skills and competencies but also strives to .... [+]

Master of Science (MSc) in Sport Business Management

 

The global multibillion dollar sports industry has experienced since the 1990s formidable and sustained growth. In particular, the multiplication of international and national events including Olympic Games, World Championships and alike, generates enormous public attention but also millions of dollars in revenues each year.*

 

Opportunities are virtually limitless in the sports industry. Yet, risks and abuses (such as those brought by doping, excessive gambling, and sport clubs’ disproportionate use of financial debt) also exist. IUM’s Master in International Sport Business Management prepares participants for a variety of positions in the industry. By doing so, the school not only seeks to provide students with solid skills and competencies but also strives to train ethical and responsible business leaders. In fact, a Financial Times article, published in December 2010, emphasized a “shortage of qualified managers,” and the adverse impacts of such a phenomenon.*... [-]


MSc in Finance and Accounting

Imperial College Business School
Campus Full time 1 year August 2017 United Kingdom London

MSc Finance & Accounting is a one-year, full-time programme, acreddited by both ACCA and CIMA, ideal for students who are looking for roles in the finance industry such as investment banking and professional services. [+]

MSc Degrees in United Kingdom 2017. MSc Finance & Accounting is a one-year, full-time programme, acreddited by both ACCA and CIMA, ideal for students who are looking for roles in the finance industry such as investment banking and professional services. Taught by outstanding academics and leading practitioners, the programme will provide you with a thorough grounding in the theory of finance and an understanding of the practical elements of the finance and accounting industry. A wide variety of electives allow you to personalise the programme to match your own interests and fit your specific career goals. In the spring and summer terms, you will choose between two types of research projects, in order to develop specialist skills and subject knowledge to benefit your future career. Our dedicated Careers and Professional Development Service will work with you do identify and achieve your career goals by providing provide highly relevant and unlimited one-to-one support, as well as regular workshops and networking opportunities. You will have access to software facilities including Bloomberg terminals, Reuters Eikon, Datastream and Matlab in two bespoke computer labs. Foundation Modules You will study five foundation modules in September that introduce the tools of modern finance and enhance your career development skills. Accounting and Valuation Application of Matlab to Finance Financial Modelling Markets and Securities The Finance Industry Core Modules Core modules build rapidly on previous experience while introducing new and challenging disciplines. Each module comprises 27 hours of lectures. Advanced Corporate Finance Corporate Finance Corporate Strategy Derivatives Financial... [-]

Master in Environmental Assessment and Control

University of Derby
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2017 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. [+]

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 the water aspects of our course, you will focus on... [-]

MSc in Marketing

Ulster University, London & Birmingham Campuses
Campus Full time 1 year January 2018 United Kingdom London Birmingham + 1 more

The overall aim of the MSc Marketing course is to provide an academically challenging, intellectually stimulating programme of study that educates, develops and enhances the professional competence of students of marketing and business. [+]

MSc Degrees in United Kingdom 2017. MSc in Marketing Level of study: Postgraduate degree Tuition fees 2017/18: UK/EU – £5,150 International – £11,000 (London), £9,500 (Birmingham) Entry requirements: A 2:2 (second class) honours degree, or equivalent, in a relevant area. English language requirements: IELTS 6.0 with no component less than 5.5, or equivalent Mode of study: Full-time classroom Duration: 1 year Assessment method: Coursework Student finance: Available Locations: London and Birmingham Start dates: January (London only), September Application deadline: International: 28 August 2017 UK/EU: 4 September 2017 UK-based international students: 4 September 2017 About this course The overall aim of the MSc Marketing course is to provide an academically challenging, intellectually stimulating programme of study that educates, develops and enhances the professional competence of students of marketing and business. The course is designed to help build your knowledge, transferable skills and capabilities to prepare you for middle and senior appointments within public, private and social economy sectors in the global business arena. The aims of this course are to: Provide an advanced study of business and management with a particular focus on marketing Prepare you for a career in marketing and business by building the transferable skills necessary for marketing management at a variety of levels Develop your ability to apply knowledge and critical understanding of marketing and business to complex issues, both systematically and creatively, to improve entrepreneurial marketing and business practice Enhance your lifelong learning skills and personal development to work with self-direction and originality and to contribute... [-]

MSc Banking and Finance

Newcastle University London
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 United Kingdom London

Worldwide growth in the financial services sector has furthered the demand for graduates with specialist skills and competencies. Study a responsive degree that is grounded in the trends and issues in global financial services industries. [+]

Worldwide growth in the financial services sector has furthered the demand for graduates with specialist skills and competencies. Study a responsive degree that is grounded in the trends and issues in global financial services industries. Modules (180 credits) Applied Econometrics. Central Banking. Dissertation (research or project based). Financial Derivatives. Financial Theory. International Finance. International Money & Banking. Introductory Econometrics. Research Methods in Economics and Finance. Portfolio Management. Retail and Investment Banking. Find out more Email Dr Rama Kanungo, DPD MSc Banking and Finance - rama.kanungo@ncl.ac.uk http://www.ncl.ac.uk/postgraduate/courses/degrees/banking-finance-london-msc/#profile Entry Requirements Degree: 2:1 (Upper second class honours degree or equivalent.) You must also demonstrate a firm grasp of basic calculus, probability theory and statistical inference. If this is not clearly evident from your transcripts, please use your personal statement to give details of your mathematical knowledge. EU/international students For information on equivalent entry requirements in your country, visit www.ncl.ac.uk/international/country International students that do not meet our entry requirements might be eligible for a university preparation programme. Students from non-native English speaking countries need an IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent, with no less than 6.0 in each subskill. If you do not meet this requirement, you may apply for Pre-sessional English. Contact Us If you have a question about studying at Newcastle University London, get in touch with our Student Services team Newcastle University London 102 Middlesex Street London E1 7EZ United Kingdom Telephone: +44 (0)203 752 2459 For admissions queries: newcastlelondon@ncl.ac.uk To book a campus tour: outreachlondon@ncl.ac.uk [-]

MSc Finance and Management

University of Strathclyde Business School
Campus Full time 12 months September 2017 United Kingdom Glasgow

If you're looking to develop your knowledge of finance and management simultaneously before embarking on your first professional business role, then the MSc Finance & Management is the course for you. Or, if you're a graduate with some business experience, this qualification will provide the opportunity for you to further progress your career in a finance and/or management related role. [+]

MSc Degrees in United Kingdom 2017. Why this course? Differentiating yourself in a crowded graduate job market is crucial no matter which country you choose to work in. A postgraduate business qualification which has fully transferable skills across different organisations, as well as across international borders, is critical to that differentiation. If you're looking to develop your knowledge of finance and management simultaneously before embarking on your first professional business role, then the MSc Finance & Management is the course for you. Or, if you're a graduate with some business experience, this qualification will provide the opportunity for you to further progress your career in a finance and/or management related role. Building on the excellent reputation we've achieved for both financial and general management programmes, our department of Accounting & Finance and department of Strategy & Organisation have worked together to develop this course. It's a one year, full-time masters degree designed to give you a competitive edge no matter where your future business career takes you. It offers ambitious graduates a thorough grounding in both financial and management principles. This in-depth understanding of both subject areas will be applicable to roles in any organisation, where a good knowledge of finance and management is required. Study abroad There are a number of elective classes you'll have to choose from. If you're interested in studying abroad, the ‘Managing in Europe’ class gives you the opportunity to do this with classes taught at Toulouse Business School in France. Major projects During the... [-]

MSc International Business Management

Aberystwyth University Business School
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 United Kingdom Aberystwyth

The Aberystwyth MSc International Business Management is MBM accredited by the Association of MBAs. [+]

Master’s in International Business Management

 

The Aberystwyth MSc International Business Management is MBM accredited by the Association of MBAs. Very few business schools throughout the world have achieved this prestigious programme accreditation. Students in the Aberystwyth School of Business and Management come from many parts of the business world, including significant numbers from the rapidly growing economic areas of China and the Indian sub-continent: so that both the content and the context of your Master’s in International Business Management will prepare you for engagement in business in the global market place.

 

This degree will suit you whatever your first degree - the Aberystwyth MBM programme will provide you with a solid grounding in business and management, whether or not you have studied them before; whether or not you already have some business experience – some of our students do, some don’t; if you are committed to a career in International Business; if you have the focus, aspiration and commitment to succeed.... [-]


M.Sc International Banking and Finance - France/UK Dual Degree

IPAG Business School
Campus Full time 2 semesters September 2017 United Kingdom London

The main educational aims of the programme are to provide an examination of the theory as well as hands on application from industry practitioners from banks, other financial institutions and financial markets. [+]

MSc Degrees in United Kingdom 2017. Presentation Product of the long-standing partnership between Ipag Business School and The University of Greenwich, the programme offers two separate degrees: Ipag Business School Master, State-accredited Diploma Master of Science M.Sc. International Banking and Finance – University of Greenwich, London This programme of study will enable students to work effectively within the highly competitive and global banking and financial services sector, contributing to decision-making at managerial and strategic levels. The main educational aims of the programme are to provide an examination of the theory as well as hands on application from industry practitioners from banks, other financial institutions and financial markets. Both domestic and international financial environments will be examined as well as up to date developments in industry. The programme also develops students’ familiarity with current management techniques in the banking and financial services sector, is closely aligned to the requirements of finance professionals and provides the skill set required to perform well in a management role. Specialist knowledge is acquired in the optional courses enhancing employability in areas such as financial analysis, portfolio management, and financial trading- a course delivered by industry professionals to enable students to learn how to trade financial instruments. The University of Greenwich regularly holds “Future in Finance” career fairs, attended by companies from “The City” such as Barclays Bank, Northern Trust, IBM, HSBC, Investec Asset Management and Royal mail as well as representatives of professional bodies such as CIMA and ACCA. [-]

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. [+]

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 Environmental Management

The University of Nottingham - Faculty of Social Sciences
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2017 United Kingdom Nottingham + 1 more

Interdisciplinary understanding of environmental issues and their management in the context of sustainability lies at the core of this masters programme, which draws on a range of expertise from the natural, physical and social sciences. [+]

MSc Degrees in United Kingdom 2017. MSc Environmental Management The Environmental Management MSc offers an advanced, interdisciplinary coverage of a range of environmental issues. It aims to significantly enhance your skills and knowledge of these issues in both a national and international context, and from the perspectives of the natural, physical and social sciences. The course is delivered by internationally renowned experts in the fields of flood risk management, climate science, contaminated land management, and agri-environmental governance and management. You will also benefit from the expertise of external practitioners and scholars who contribute to the programme. A unique tutorial system supports your learning in a small group setting, and you will have opportunities for field work at our Malaysia or China campuses. Key facts 75% of our research output was rated as 'world leading' or 'internationally excellent' in the most recent Research Excellence Framework (REF) We were rated 'excellent' in the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) assessment of teaching provision We are ranked in the top 50 worldwide for geography according to QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017 Course details You are required to complete 80 credits of core taught modules and 40 credits of optional taught modules, before undertaking a supervised dissertation worth 60 credits. Modules Core Dissertation: Environmental Management Foundations of Environmental Management Environment, Space and Society Geographical Research Methods Optional Environmental Management in Practice Environmental Management Tutorial Project Management and Environmental Legislation Alternatively, you can choose from other modules from the School of Geography,... [-]