Master of Science Program in South East England United Kingdom

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

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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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Finance (Financial Markets) - MSc

Kent Business School, University of Kent
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 United Kingdom Canterbury

The MSc in Finance provides a solid background in financial principles and practices, and develops skills needed by future business and financial professionals. [+]

MSc Degrees 2017 in South East England United Kingdom. Gain a comprehensive framework of knowledge, insight and vision regarding the key issues in finance, and the financial function of organisations and operations. The MSc in Finance (Financial Markets) pathway develops your cognitive, critical, intellectual and research skills, plus relevant personal and interpersonal skills to interact in the real world of business and organisations. At Kent Business School our MSc in Finance (Financial Markets) provides a solid background in financial principles and practices, develops skills needed by future business and financial professionals. The programme provides a comprehensive framework of knowledge, insight and vision regarding the key issues in finance, the finance function of organisations, and operations and functions of financial institutions and markets. You develop an appropriate range of cognitive, critical, intellectual and research skills, plus relevant personal and interpersonal skills to interact in the real world of business and organisations. This programme also prepares you for research or further study in this field. Elements of practical work will be carried out in the Kent Business School’s dedicated Bloomberg Lab. The virtual trading platform allows you to access and engage with market data through practical case studies and the use of online databases. The programme also provide you with the necessary training required for the Bloomberg Certificate. We are currently seeking recognition for the MSc Finance programme (formerly known as MSc Financial Markets) from the Global Association of Risk Professionals (GARP) and the Professional Risk Managers’ International Association (PRMIA) as PRMIA... [-]

MSc Food Safety and Quality Management

Natural Resources Institute - University of Greenwich
Campus Full time August 2017 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 International Tourism Management

Oxford Brookes University, School of Hospitality Management
Campus Full time Part time 12 - 24 months August 2017 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. [+]

MSc Degrees 2017 in South East England United Kingdom. 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... [-]

MSc Marketing (September Start)

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

The MSc Marketing gives you a strong foundation in marketing theory and practice. With live case-studies, consultancy projects and skills workshops we encourage an innovative and creative approach to your learning. [+]

The MSc Marketing gives you a strong foundation in marketing theory and practice. With live case-studies, consultancy projects and skills workshops we encourage an innovative and creative approach to your learning. You will combine theory and practice to develop the key transferable skills that employers are looking for. You also have the opportunity of an 8 month paid work placement in a marketing role or you can complete either a dissertation or work-based project. We aim to and give you a wealth of knowledge in marketing management so you gain an understanding of: customer behaviours and expectations, and the variety of channels used to interact with customers analysing marketing data devising marketing strategy for global brands and organisations We help you develop the decision-making skills and rationale to devise marketing plans and communications. With a range of specialist modules to choose from you can develop an area of marketing expertise, giving you even further career options. 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 structured to provide one whole day or two half days each week in the semester) Why choose this course? Employability: Develop academically and... [-]

MSc Research Methods in Psychology

University of Kent, School of Psychology
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years August 2017 United Kingdom Canterbury + 1 more

The Research Methods in Psychology MSc offers advanced and broad-based training in the major methods and statistical techniques in use in psychology, together with a wide range of optional modules. [+]

MSc Degrees 2017 in South East England United Kingdom. MSc Research Methods in Psychology The Research Methods in Psychology MSc offers advanced and broad-based training in the major methods and statistical techniques in use in psychology, together with a wide range of optional modules to allow you to tailor your studies to suit your own particular interests. As a student within the School of Psychology at Kent, you benefit from our supportive, dynamic and diverse environment for creative research and learning. All of our taught Master’s (MSc) programmes have been recognised by the UK Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) as meeting the nationally recognised criteria for preparation training for PhD research. Some of our PhD students are self-funded, and others are funded by grants or awards either from the School, UK or their countries of origin. Some are also paid to undertake part-time teaching within the School. We have a strong track record of attracting ESRC research studentship funding, which involves partnerships with external organisations such as Age Concern England and the Equality and Human Rights Commission and collaborative studentships with partners such as People United. Fees As a guide only, the 2014/15 annual tuition fees for this programme are: Research Methods in Psychology - MSc at Canterbury: Full-time: £5100 UK/EU; £12450 Overseas Part-time: £2550 UK/EU; £6240 Overseas Exceptions may apply. Key facts Subject area: Psychology Award: MSc Course type: Taught Location: Canterbury Mode of study: Full-time or part-time Attendance mode: Campus Duration: One year full-time, two years part-time... [-]

MSc Computer Animation

University of Kent, School of Engineering and Digital Arts
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 United Kingdom Canterbury

Our programme is oriented towards current industrial needs, technology and practice; it aims to be a direct route into this high-profile modern, creative industry, and has been developed jointly by the School and Framestore CFC, our industrial partner. [+]

Our programme is oriented towards current industrial needs, technology and practice; it aims to be a direct route into this high-profile modern, creative industry, and has been developed jointly by the School and Framestore CFC, our industrial partner. Each module is delivered by means of lectures, demonstrations and workshops. The School of Engineering and Digital Arts successfully combines modern engineering and technology with the exciting new field of digital media. The School was established over 40 years ago and has developed a top-quality teaching and research base, receiving excellent ratings in both research and teaching assessments. The School undertakes high-quality research that has had significant national and international impact, and our spread of expertise allows us to respond rapidly to new developments. Our 30 academic staff and over 130 postgraduate students and research staff form teams providing an ideal focus to effectively support a high level of research activity. There is a thriving student population studying for postgraduate degrees in a notably friendly and supportive teaching and research environment. We have research funding from the UK Research Councils, European research programmes, a number of industrial and commercial companies and government agencies – such as the Ministry of Defence, and many others. Our Electronic Systems Design Centre and Digital Media Hub provide training and consultancy for a wide range of companies. Many of our research projects are collaborative, and we have well-developed links with institutions worldwide. [-]

MSc in Physics (EuroMasters)

University of Kent, School of Physical Sciences
Campus Full time August 2017 United Kingdom Canterbury

We are now recruiting for the MSc EuroMasters in Physics. When applying, look for: MSc - Master of Science Taught; Euromasters in Physics. [+]

MSc Degrees 2017 in South East England United Kingdom. European Masters in Physics (MSc) @ Kent EuroMasters 2014-15 We are now recruiting for the MSc EuroMasters in Physics. When applying, look for: MSc - Master of Science Taught Euromasters in Physics The Cost: Annual tuition fees are 2/3 of the annual fee for standard postgraduate taught. Further reductions are made to encourage Kent undergraduates to continue their studies. Studentships are available; please indicate your interest in applying for a studentship when making your application for the course. Please note the following programme of 8 Modules for students starting in 2013-14: PH709 - Space Astronomy and Solar System Science PH711 - Rocketry and Human Space Flight PH712 - Cosmology and Interstellar Medium PH722 - Particle and Quantum Physics PH751 - Research Review PH752 - Magnetism and Superconductivity PS700 - Physical Science Research Planning PS701 - Topics in Functional Materials [-]

MSc in Primate Conservation

Oxford Brookes University, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Campus Full time Part time 12 - 24 months September 2017 United Kingdom Oxford + 1 more

This award-winning programme combines the expertise of anthropologists and biologists to examine primate conservation biology in a broad context, with... [+]

This award-winning programme combines the expertise of anthropologists and biologists to examine primate conservation biology in a broad context, with particular emphasis on the relationships between humans and wildlife in forest and woodland environments.

 

The MSc in Primate Conservation provides an international and multidisciplinary forum to help understand the issues and promote effective action. Whether working in the lab, with local conservation groups (including zoos and NGOs), or in the field, you will find yourself in a collaborative and supportive environment, working with international scholars in primate conservation and gaining first-hand experience to enact positive change.... [-]


MSc International Business and Economic Development

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

The programme is particularly suited to Business students who are looking to acquire economics understanding and skills in order to pursue a career in multinational enterprises, international organisations and consultancy companies. [+]

MSc Degrees 2017 in South East England United Kingdom. This is a multidisciplinary MSc programme that brings together the areas of international business and economic development. Taught jointly by the School of Economics and Kent Business School, the programme benefits from the expertise and strong research in both schools. The programme provides an excellent postgraduate education in the core principles of international business and economic development and helps to develop a broad set of skills that are highly sought after by global employers. It provides a structured approach to developing the knowledge and skills required to pursue a career in international business and/or economic development. You have the chance to develop an international perspective on business and economic development issues through working with an international group of students, and build your own international network. The MSc is particularly suited to Business students who are looking to acquire economics understanding and skills in order to pursue a career in multinational enterprises, international organisations and consultancy companies. It also offers opportunities for the development of managers who want to deepen their understanding of the international economic environment, and for those who wish to pursue further academic study at PhD level. About the School of Economics The School of Economics is dedicated to excellence in both teaching and research, demonstrated by results in the REF 2014 and recent student surveys. All academic staff are research active, and teaching and learning are informed by the School's thriving research culture and strong cosmopolitan academic community.... [-]

MSc Architecture and the Sustainable Environment

University of Kent, Kent School of Architecture
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years August 2017 United Kingdom Canterbury + 1 more

The MSc in Architecture and Sustainable Environment (MASE) is a taught course aimed at professionals and academics world-wide with an interest in sustainability in the built environment, including architects, engineers, geographers, surveyors, historians and urban designers. [+]

MSc Architecture and the Sustainable Environment The MSc in Architecture and Sustainable Environment (MASE) is a taught course aimed at professionals and academics world-wide with an interest in sustainability in the built environment, including architects, engineers, geographers, surveyors, historians and urban designers. The MSc is offered by Centre for Architecture and Sustainable Environment, a new research centre in the Kent School of Architecture that promotes a cross-disciplinary approach to research in the field of sustainability in the built environment, bridging the traditional boundaries between the arts and the sciences, research and practice. The course content ranges from the development of the design skills and the technical and scientific understanding required to develop sustainable solutions for new and existing buildings, the analysis of historic buildings and past environment technologies, to a critical exploration of the historical and cultural context of sustainability and environmental design. The course, which can be studied full-time or part-time, offers an academically rigorous and intellectually challenging learning environment, which aims to enhance career development within the field for professionals and academics. The over-arching aim of the programme is to provide participants with a systematic understanding of core and advanced areas of sustainable design through a combination of taught courses, research assignments and project work. Students will be asked to conduct rigorous technical and historical research and to explore the practical application of their findings in the context of design and technology. Course structure The programme is aimed at professionals and academics with an interest in sustainability in... [-]

MSc International Master's in Mathematics and its Applications

University of Kent, School of Mathematics, Statistics & Actuarial Science
Campus Full time 2 years August 2017 United Kingdom Canterbury

Studying Mathematics at postgraduate level gives you a chance to begin your own research, develop your own creativity and be part of a long tradition of people investigating analytic. [+]

MSc Degrees 2017 in South East England United Kingdom. MSc International Master's in Mathematics and its Applications The first year of this Master's programme gives students a strong background in mathematics, equivalent to the Graduate Diploma in Mathematics, with second year studies following the MSc in Mathematics and its Applications. At least one modern application of mathematics is studied in-depth by each student. Mathematical computing and open-ended project work forms an integral part of the learning experience. There are opportunities for outreach and engagement with the public on mathematics. You'll strengthen your grounding in the subject and gain a sound grasp of the wider relevance and application of mathematics. Overview Studying Mathematics at postgraduate level gives you a chance to begin your own research, develop your own creativity and be part of a long tradition of people investigating analytic, geometric and algebraic ideas. Under the guidance of internationally renowned researchers in the School of Mathematics, Statistics and Actuarial Science (SMSAS), postgraduate students develop analytical, communication and research skills. Developing computational skills and applying them to mathematical problems forms a significant part of the postgraduate training in the School. The Mathematics Group at Kent ranked highly in the most recent Research Assessment Exercise. With 100% of the Applied Mathematics Group submitted, all research outputs were judged to be of international quality and 12.5% was rated 4*. For the Pure Mathematics Group, a large proportion of the outputs demonstrated international excellence. The Mathematics Group also has an excellent track record of winning... [-]

MSc Electrical and Electronic Engineering

University of Greenwich
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2017 United Kingdom Medway London + 2 more

This MSc Electrical and Electronic Engineering Masters' programme extends the technical knowledge acquired on an undergraduate programme in electrical and electronic engineering. [+]

MSc Electrical and Electronic Engineering

 

This Masters' programme extends the technical knowledge acquired on an undergraduate programme in electrical and electronic engineering. Though not a specialist degree, the variety of options provides an opportunity to tailor the programme to meet students' individual needs. The programme provides a broad subject-specific curriculum with specialism pursued through a major project.

 

Many of the projects reflect the key research interests of the School, such as electronic manufacturing and control and instrumentation. Many projects are derived from our industrial links, and a number are proposed by students, reflecting their own personal interests or experience.... [-]


MSc Information Security and Biometrics

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

This programme offers an advanced level of learning by providing you with a thorough understanding of the theories, concepts and techniques for the design, development and effective use of secure information systems. [+]

MSc Degrees 2017 in South East England United Kingdom. Secure information systems are critically important to modern day businesses and societies. Whether they be banking systems, medical systems, power infrastructures, or a simple home PC, ensuring their security is vitally important since they are usually all interconnected directly or indirectly via the Internet or telephony system. This programme offers an advanced level of learning by providing you with a thorough understanding of the theories, concepts and techniques for the design, development and effective use of secure information systems. Graduates of this programme are then capable of adapting to changes in the field and of leading it in innovation. The School of Engineering and Digital Arts successfully combines modern engineering and technology with the exciting new field of digital media. The School was established over 40 years ago and has developed a top-quality teaching and research base, receiving excellent ratings in both research and teaching assessments. The School undertakes high-quality research that has had significant national and international impact, and our spread of expertise allows us to respond rapidly to new developments. Our 30 academic staff and over 130 postgraduate students and research staff form teams providing an ideal focus to effectively support a high level of research activity. There is a thriving student population studying for postgraduate degrees in a notably friendly and supportive teaching and research environment. We have research funding from the UK Research Councils, European research programmes, a number of industrial and commercial companies and government agencies... [-]

MSc in Conservation & Primate Behaviour

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

At its core, the MSc in Primate Conservation and Behaviour will provide you with a forum for understanding not only the behaviour of NHPs but also the current issues and hot topics in NHPs conservation and management. [+]

The high extinction rates of wild non-human primates, their increased occurrence in sanctuaries around the world and their characteristic behavioural flexibility, which enables some species to thrive alongside their human relatives, render today their conservation a top priority. The relationship between humans and non-human primates is often one characterized by intense resource competition over space, food and water, yielding serious conflict concerns and challenges to their conservation. How can we in essence help prevent and/or mitigate current trends and threats to non-human primates? At its core, the MSc in Primate Conservation and Behaviour will provide you with a forum for understanding not only the behaviour of NHPs but also the current issues and hot topics in NHPs conservation and management. You will also become familiar with a range of methodologies employed in the study of the behavioural ecology of NHPs and in the survey and monitoring of NHP populations. An additional suite of modules offered within DICE, including topics concerned with social science approaches to conservation, GIS skills, protected areas' management, will further equip you with a rich and diverse toolkit and theory-base to pursue future research and/or a career in primate conservation. This program offers collaborations with international NGOs around the world from the neotropics to Africa and South-East Asia, with zoological institutions across Europe (e.g. Howletts and Port Lympne Animal Parks, Kent) and primate sanctuaries across Africa. The Primate Behaviour and Conservation programme will encourage students to: - acquire a thorough understanding of the current status of and... [-]

MSc Science, Communication and Society

University of Kent, School of Biosciences
Campus Full time 1 year August 2017 United Kingdom Canterbury

The Kent MSc in Science, Communication and Society gives critical, professional and practical perspectives on science communication. [+]

MSc Degrees 2017 in South East England United Kingdom. The Kent MSc in Science, Communication and Society gives critical, professional and practical perspectives on science communication. Using the latest scholarship, we enable students to get behind contemporary and historic science to understand how knowledge is created and consumed within society. The course also features professionals from a range of sectors (medical writing, journalism, industry, policy). These bring real-life case studies that inform students’ critical perspectives on science communication. Practical and innovative assessments harness students’ developing knowledge to create a portfolio of skills that are highly valued by employers. Science, Communication and Society is intended primarily, though not exclusively, for the following: Science graduates intending to pursue a career within science but not in the laboratory Humanities graduates with an interest in Science and Technology Studies Practising scientists wanting a career change into media, education, policy or other communicational area of science The programme is led by Dr. Charlotte Sleigh, Director of the University’s Centre for the History of the Sciences, and Dr. Dan Lloyd, Reader in the School of Biosciences. Both are active researchers with a passion for explaining their research to non-specialist audiences. They are also award-winning teachers; Dan has won a National Teaching Fellowship in recognition of his science communication work with undergraduates. Programme structure The MSc has been developed by the School of Biosciences, a leading school in teaching, research and science communication, and the School of History, which has a dedicated research centre in the History... [-]