Masters Programs in Business Studies

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Business Studies

After earning a bachelor’s degree, many students choose to pursue a master’s degree, which provides them an in-depth focus on their program of study. Typically, these courses take one to three years to complete and can be used to pursue a doctorate program. Often, high positions require this level of training.

The first thing you need to know is what is a Master in Business Studies? This program covers basic commerce and finance courses, as well as various aspects of business management. Many schools give students the option to specialize in one area of business studies, such as project management, corporate responsibility, marketing, finance, auditing, human resource management, entrepreneurship, and more. This focus gives each master’s student a unique education tailored to their career goals.

Businesses are historically in need of fresh perspective in the multitude of positions available worldwide, giving prospective students a wide variety of career opportunities after graduation. Typically, master’s graduates earn more money and can negotiate better benefits.

Each business studies program will be different, so the costs and fees will vary. Location, course options such as online learning, and the length of the program may affect the amount a student must pay. It is wise to contact the desired school for specific fee information.

Upon program completion, business studies graduates typically see quite a few opportunities in the vast area of business, both in public and private institutions. Often, degree holders manage corporate projects or personal financial portfolios as project managers or financial advisors. Some choose to determine the marketing and advertising plan for companies as marketing specialists, while a number of graduates choose traditional bank and finance jobs as accountants, auditors, loan officers, and more.

Finding the right program is the first step toward your future career. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Master of Commerce by coursework

Victoria University of Wellington, Business School
Campus Full time 3 semesters March 2018 New Zealand Wellington

Make the move into higher-level study with a degree that combines the variety and structure of classroom-based courses with opportunities for research. [+]

Make the move into higher-level study with a degree that combines the variety and structure of classroom-based courses with opportunities for research.

You'll be able to expand your expertise in one of nine subjects while taking advantage of the flexibility to study courses across a range of commerce disciplines.

You can also study a Master of Commerce by thesis if you have a Bachelor of Commerce with Honours or Postgraduate Diploma in Commerce.

Build on your Bachelor's degree to enhance your career options in business, management and government with advanced study at Victoria Business School.

Available subjects Accounting Economics Finance Human Resource Management and Industrial Relations Information Systems International Business Management Marketing International recognition ... [-]

Master of International Business (MIB)

Hult International Business School
Campus Full time 1 year August 2018 USA Boston San Francisco China Shanghai United Arab Emirates Dubai United Kingdom London New York Cambridge + 9 more

Based on our award-winning MBA curriculum, Hult’s one-year Master of International Business program will help you gain a global perspective of finance, marketing, operations, economics, and strategy. [+]

Gain a global perspective of finance, marketing, operations, economics, and strategy with our Master of International Business program.

Based on our award-winning MBA curriculum, Hult’s one-year Master of International Business program will help you gain a global perspective of finance, marketing, operations, economics, and strategy.

Locations

Start your Master of International Business in Boston, San Francisco, London, or Dubai, then choose to explore any other two campuses as part of Hult's unique Global Campus Rotation.

Your Master of International Business at a glance

Who is this program for?

Candidates who have recently graduated from university or college, as well as individuals with up to three years of work experience who want to gain a broad understanding in all areas of international business.... [-]


Master in Global Entrepreneurial Management

University of San Francisco - School of Management
Campus Full time 18 months August 2018 Spain Barcelona USA San Francisco + 2 more

The Master in Global Entrepreneurial Management (M.G.E.M.) at the University of San Francisco will take you to Barcelona, Taipei, and San Francisco, revealing successful, creative, and innovative business practices through the cultural lens of three vibrant cities. [+]

The Master in Global Entrepreneurial Management (M.G.E.M.) at the University of San Francisco will take you to Barcelona, Taipei, and San Francisco, revealing successful, creative, and innovative business practices through the cultural lens of three vibrant cities. The M.G.E.M. program combines direct exposure to multinational entrepreneurial firms with an international cohort of students to provide you with global business skills for success.

Spend four months in each participating city and graduate in one year. Offered at USF's San Francisco Downtown Campus, in conjunction with Institut Quimic de Sarria (Barcelona) and Fu Jen Catholic University (Taipei). All courses are taught in English. The undergraduate degree must be conferred within the past three years. ... [-]

Master of Business Research (MBSR)

University of Southern Queensland (USQ)
Campus or Online Full time Part time 3 - 6 semesters February 2018 Australia Toowoomba Australia Online + 2 more

The aim of the Master of Business Research is to train you in high-level business research, for either academic or senior management purposes. [+]

Take your research skills to a whole new level

The aim of the Master of Business Research is to train you in high-level business research, for either academic or senior management purposes. You will undertake a significant piece of research in your area of interest, using your specialist knowledge and advanced research techniques to explore the resolution of a management problem. It is expected that the research you conduct over several years will make an important contribution to the development of new knowledge, community development and solutions for industry and government.

Career outcomes

The Master of Business Research will enhance your role in senior management, or prepare you for a career in academia. It is also a stepping stone to further research degrees, such as a PhD.... [-]


Master in Design - Innovation, Strategy and Product

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Milan
Campus Full time 1 year January 2018 Italy Milan

The Master in Design - Innovation, Strategy and Product aims to prepare a new generation of designers ready to consider any variable as a design problem, either through an analysis of the market and the needs of contemporary users, either imagining future scenarios, in favor of innovative solutions. [+]

The Italian and international business models require practitioners able to tackle the project not only from a technical and productive perspective but, above all, from a strategic and structural point of view.

The Master in Design - Innovation, Strategy and Product aims to prepare a new generation of designers ready to consider any variable as a design problem, either through an analysis of the market and the needs of contemporary users, either imagining future scenarios, in favor of innovative solutions. Design has become an instrument capable of innovating the strategic objectives of companies. The traditional user-centered (UCD) approach modifies the concept from "designing for" to "designing with" people, adapting today's socio-economic and production system in evolution.... [-]


Master in Agribusiness Management

Rome Business School
Campus Full time 12 months March 2018 Italy Rome

The Rome Business School’s Master in Agribusiness Management is the ideal academic course for professionals seeking a world-class degree program in these disciplines, leading to a successful global career in the agro network field (production, seed and crop, harvest and stock in agriculture, market of commodities, food supply chain, food and wine business). [+]

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Starting date: each year, in March and October.The Rome Business School’s Master in Agribusiness Management is the ideal academic course for professionals seeking a world-class degree program in these disciplines, leading to a successful global career in the agro network field (production, seed and crop, harvest and stock in agriculture, market of commodities, food supply chain, food and wine business). With the Rome Business School’s international perspective, the program offers a unique learning experience and a global professional exposure, enabling participants to study in one of the best cities in the world or online. The program’s quality teaching and networking services all contribute to make it the perfect fit for anyone who is looking to rise to the top in the world of farming, food production, or in the start-up agribusiness system.... [-]


Master in International Business (MIB) (European & US accreditations)

The International University in Geneva
Campus Full time Part time 1 year February 2018 Switzerland Geneva + 1 more

The Master of International Business (MIB) is designed for students interested in pursuing careers in international business management. The degree is geared towards recent undergraduates or working professionals with less than two years of experience. The MIB provides a comprehensive introduction to international business: how do companies market and operate at an international level? What are the communication and cultural challenges for businesses today? What are the ethical and social responsibilities of the business world? [+]

KEY BENEFITS OF THE MASTER OF INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS Switzerland is a dynamic and multicultural learning environment; An overview of key business theories and practices; Practical communication and negotiation skills for entering the multicultural workplace; Insights into the latest global business trends and challenges; PROFILE

The Master of International Business (MIB) is designed for students interested in pursuing careers in international business management. The degree is geared towards recent undergraduates or working professionals with less than two years of experience. The MIB provides a comprehensive introduction to international business: how do companies market and operate at an international level? What are the communication and cultural challenges for businesses today? What are the ethical and social responsibilities of the business world?... [-]


Master in Business Design

Domus Academy
Campus Full time 12 months September 2018 Italy Milan

The Master in Business Design program creates new connections between the worlds of business and design. You’ll work on projects relating to the business of design—and the design of business. [+]

Master in Business Design - Design as strategy

‘Learning by Designing’ is how Domus Academy will boost your career. Not only it is a place where the designers of tomorrow can produce wonders and surprises, it is also a place where students can discover new realities and invent professional trajectories aligned with tomorrow’s market demands.

WHY Domus Academy Experience Milano, World Capital of Fashion and Design. Design your Master in a highly ranked Academy offering a globally recognized degree. Improve your knowledge and know-how thanks to real projects. Build your own Multicultural and Global Network. Boost your career with our unique Professional Experience.

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MA In Sustainable Tourism Destinations And Territorial Tourism Planning

School of Tourism and Hospitality - The OSTELEA
Campus Full time April 2018 Spain Barcelona Madrid

Ostelea has decided to implement a Master's program in Sustainable Tourism Destinations and Territorial Tourism Planning, which aims to train professionals and managers who lead the change towards a more sustainable planning and management of tourism activity, whether in public administration or the private sector. [+]

Masters in Sustainable Tourism Destinations and Territorial Tourism Planning

Sustainable development has become a new paradigm of the century, both public and private, from the international to the local. In the tourism sector, this paradigm has crystallized into the idea of ​​sustainable tourism, which focuses on the environmental, social and economic aspects of this sector. Increasingly, government agencies, academic institutions, tourist destinations, companies and international organizations who care to integrate sustainability criteria into their policies.

Ostelea has decided to implement a Master's program in Sustainable Tourism Destinations and Territorial Tourism Planning, which aims to train professionals and managers who lead the change towards a more sustainable planning and management of tourism activity, whether in public administration or the private sector.... [-]


Master of Global Business

S P Jain School of Global Management Singapore
Campus Full time 16 months January 2018 Singapore

The Master of Global Business (MGB) is a 16-month*, full-time, course designed to provide graduates in-depth cross-functional knowledge of business and a sound understanding of how businesses operate in a global environment. The course makes use of a blended learning model that includes simulations, group-work, real-world case studies, enabling students to relate theoretical aspects of the business to the practical challenges facing today’s global business managers. [+]

The Master of Global Business (MGB) is a 16-month*, full-time, course designed to provide graduates in-depth cross-functional knowledge of business and a sound understanding of how businesses operate in a global environment. The course makes use of a blended learning model that includes simulations, group-work, real-world case studies, enabling students to relate theoretical aspects of the business to the practical challenges facing today’s global business managers.

The 16-month course includes 12 months of academic study followed by a mandatory 4-month internship. Highlights of MGB New Specialisation in E-Business. Business Education 2.0 curriculum. Corporate Readiness training. Australian degree. Accredited by ABEST21, Japan. Multinational Career Services Offices in 4 countries. New and improved curriculum focuses on enhancing your employability in a global setting. Pre-term learning component reduces classroom time spent learning “conceptual components” creating time for more applied on-campus learning. ADMISSION PROCESS ... [-]

Master in Responsible Management

Steinbeis University Berlin Institute Corporate Responsibility Management
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time 15 months October 2018 Germany Berlin + 1 more

Master of Arts in Responsible Management (MRM) - The objective of the Master's Program is to champion responsible management by developing a new generation of business leaders capable of handling the complex challenges faced by business, society and the environment in the twenty-first century. [+]

MA in Responsible Management

Master of Arts in Responsible Management (MRM) - The objective of the Master's Program is to champion responsible management by developing a new generation of business leaders capable of handling the complex challenges faced by business, society and the environment in the twenty-first century.

The Master of Arts in Responsible Management (MRM) aims to give students a broad overview of responsible management within the business context, specifically focusing on theoretical debates within the discipline, business ethics, sustainability and strategic management. The courses aim to equip participants with both the theoretical knowledge and the practical skills necessary to be responsible managers. The key learning outcomes/goals of the program, in conjunction with the UN Principles for Responsible Management Education (UN PRME), are:... [-]


Master in Business Administration, Marketing and Management (one year)

Mid Sweden University
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Sweden Sundsvall

The purpose of the Marketing and Management programme is to give students advanced knowledge in areas suitable for qualified positions in marketing, sales, or communication departments in firms and organisations. [+]

The purpose of the Marketing and Management programme is to give students advanced knowledge in areas suitable for qualified positions in marketing, sales, or communication departments in firms and organisations.

The programme focuses on firms and other organisations and their relationships to customers and suppliers. Leadership, communication, consumer behaviour and marketing in networks are central themes during the first semester. The second semester begins with two courses on methodology. The programme ends with a written master thesis in the area of marketing and management.

The programme is a one-year higher education course based on previous studies corresponding to a bachelor degree with specialization in marketing and management.... [-]


Master in Management of Business Organizations

Universitatea De Vest Din Timisoara
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Romania Timisoara

The master program responds to the contemporary needs of efficient business management in the context of an economy characterized by an ever-increasing globalized and turbulent dynamism. [+]

The Faculty of Economics and Business Administration is regarded as the most important economics and business faculty throughout the Western region of Romania for the high quality of its academic community as well as for the quality of its academic programs. The educational offer is diverse and designed to provide a wide variety of opportunities for its students. The largest department of the faculty is the Department of Management, aiming at encouraging students to achieve excellence by offering first class information, training opportunities and professional development as to become competent and competitive, adaptable to any organizational environment.

The master program responds to the contemporary needs of efficient business management in the context of an economy characterized by an ever-increasing globalized and turbulent dynamism. The overall objective is to meet the needs of the business and professional environment in terms of providing competent specialists to effectively manage businesses, regardless of their size, origin or structure of the invested capital. The courses are addressed to all bachelor graduates who wish either to deepen their first specialization or acquire a new one.... [-]


Master in Corporate Strategy

Sciences Po
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 France Paris

The Master in Corporate Strategy is Sciences Po's one-year program for young graduates interested in corporate strategy, entrepreneurship, and humanities. It is the ideal program for serious students aspiring to become truly specialized corporate strategists in consulting firms or "in-house", within firms. [+]

The Master in Corporate Strategy is Sciences Po's one-year program for young graduates interested in corporate strategy, entrepreneurship, and humanities. It is the ideal program for serious students aspiring to become truly specialized corporate strategists in consulting firms or "in-house", within firms.

Objectives

The program focuses on business fundamentals and, in particular, provides students with critical knowledge concerning financial and strategy skills. These foundational courses are contextualized and grounded in the humanities through Sciences Po's core curriculum courses in political science, law, sociology, history, and economics and completed by specialized skills training in entrepreneurship.... [-]


Master of Digital Business

The University of Waikato
Campus Full time 1 - 2 years March 2018 New Zealand Hamilton Tauranga + 1 more

Waikato's Master of Digital Business is unique in New Zealand, as it provides a strong focus on digital technology from a management perspective. If you're keen to pursue a career as a tech-savvy manager, this pioneering programme will bring you bang up-to-date with the theory and practice of e-commerce and digital business. [+]

Waikato's Master of Digital Business is unique in New Zealand, as it provides a strong focus on digital technology from a management perspective. If you're keen to pursue a career as a tech-savvy manager, this pioneering programme will bring you bang up-to-date with the theory and practice of e-commerce and digital business.

You'll gain advanced skills in how the latest digital technologies are revolutionising business operations and changing the way we interact with customers and suppliers across most industries. For example, even agriculture is now a hotbed of digital innovation, as geospatial data can link what we buy from the supermarket to specific paddocks, trees or vines.

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