Durham University Business School

Introduction
EFMD Equis Accredited
AACSB Accredited

Masters Programmes

Prepare yourself to compete in an increasingly international job market. Study a globally-recognised postgraduate programme at Durham University Business School. The academic rigour of our Masters will provide you with a world-class head start by helping you develop the analytical and critical skills that employer’s value. It will connect you with some of the world’s leading companies. So whether you want to become an entrepreneur or work for an international organisation, you’ll be ready for the challenge and competition of real business.

  • Become skilled at applying research-led learning to contemporary business challenges
  • Take advantage of career-enhancing opportunities such as international exchanges and networking events

The Durham Full-time MBA

You are intellectually curious, determined and ambitious. You have leadership potential you want to exploit. You want to progress your career to the next level – either in your current role or by launching yourself in a new job-function or industry. You may want to compete on the international stage. You are a Durham MBA.

The Durham MBA has been designed with future leaders in mind. Study with us and learn to inspire, motivate and mobilise teams. Gain credibility from Durham’s academic rigour. Become skilled at applying theory to the real world through practical engagement with employers.

Online MBA

Accelerate your career with a flexible study on the Online MBA. You may be an executive on your way to the top in your current job; you may want to launch a different career in a new sector – whatever your ambitions and lifestyle, you can tailor a mix of online and block-taught residential modules to suit you. Learn where you want, when you want, and gain the skills to apply credible academic theory to the real world of business.

Triple accredited

Durham University Business School is unique in its approach to teaching, research and connections with the wider world. One of an elite group of schools worldwide, Durham University Business School carries all three international quality kitemarks – AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), AMBA (Association of MBAs) and EQUIS (European Quality Improvement System). These accreditations are an endorsement of the quality of our programmes, showing we have been rigorously tested and proven to be exceptional.

An impressive reputation

Founded in 1965, Durham University Business School is one of the longest established business schools in the UK. We are part of Durham University, which at over 180 years old, is one of the oldest and most prestigious universities in England. With its impressive history and heritage, Durham University has an enviable position as a top five UK university (The Complete University Guide 2014).

  • Tailor your qualification to your personal strengths and aspirations.
This school offers programs in:
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Programs

This school also offers:

MA

MA Management (Part-time)

Online & Campus Combined Part time 30 months October 2018 United Kingdom Durham

Our part-time Masters in Management is a post-experience programme. With the flexible option of online or taught modules, the programme combines academic rigour with real-world business relevance to provide a qualification that is recognised and truly valued by employers. [+]

MA Management UCAS Code: N2K607 Course Duration: 30 months part-time Mode of study: Part-Time Location: Durham City Start Date: 02/10/2017, 02/10/2018

Our part-time Masters in Management is a post-experience programme. With the flexible option of online or taught modules, the programme combines academic rigour with real-world business relevance to provide a qualification that is recognised and truly valued by employers.

Over forty years’ experience working with private and public sector clients has taught us that, for true professional development, you have to do more than just learn. You have to apply your learning in the workplace. Durham University Business School combines the rich heritage of Durham University with a progressive, dynamic approach to executive education. This enables us to deliver immediate high-impact results for individuals and organisations.... [-]


MSc

MSc Economics

Campus Full time 1 year October 2018 United Kingdom Durham

Our MSc programmes in Economics will give you the opportunity to equip yourself with the necessary skills and knowledge to pursue a career in economics and related disciplines. [+]

UCAS Code: L1T109 Course Duration: 1 year Mode of study: Full Time Start Date: 02/10/2018

Our MSc programmes in Economics will give you the opportunity to equip yourself with the necessary skills and knowledge to pursue a career in economics and related disciplines.

The programme consists of a set of core and elective modules, culminating in a practice-based business project or a research-based dissertation.

Core and elective modules

You will study:

Advanced Macroeconomics Advanced Microeconomics

Based on your prior knowledge and experience you will be streamed to study one of the following module pairings:

Econometrics I and Econometrics II Econometrics I and Microeconometrics Econometric Methods and Microeconometrics Econometric Methods and Financial Modelling and Business Forecasting ... [-]

MSc Environmental and Natural Resource Economics

Campus Full time 1 year October 2018 United Kingdom Durham

Our MSc programmes in Economics will give you the opportunity to equip yourself with the necessary skills and knowledge to pursue a career in economics and related disciplines. [+]

UCAS Code: L1T409 Course Duration: 1 year Mode of study: Full Time Location: Durham City Start Date: 02/10/2018

Our MSc programmes in Economics will give you the opportunity to equip yourself with the necessary skills and knowledge to pursue a career in economics and related disciplines. The programme consists of a set of core and elective modules, culminating in a practice-based business project or a research-based dissertation.

Core and elective modules

You will study:

Advanced Macroeconomics Advanced Microeconomics Environmental Economics and Policy Natural Resource Management

Based on your prior knowledge and experience you will be streamed to study one of the following module pairings:... [-]


MSc Experimental Economics

Campus Full time 1 year October 2018 United Kingdom Durham

Our MSc programmes in Economics will give you the opportunity to equip yourself with the necessary skills and knowledge to pursue a career in economics and related disciplines. [+]

UCAS Code: L1T309 Course Duration: 1 year (full-time) Mode of study: Full Time Start Date: 02/10/2018

Our MSc programmes in Economics will give you the opportunity to equip yourself with the necessary skills and knowledge to pursue a career in economics and related disciplines. The programme consists of a set of core and elective modules, culminating in a practice-based business project or a research-based dissertation.

Core and elective modules

You will study:

Advanced Macroeconomics Advanced Microeconomics Behavioural Finance and Economics Experimental Economics and Finance

Based on your prior knowledge and experience you will be streamed to study one of the following module pairings:... [-]


MSc in Finance

Campus Full time 1 year October 2018 United Kingdom Durham

Our MSc Finance programmes are designed to provide you with rigorous training at the frontier of research, as well as the advanced analytical and technical skills that are highly sought after by global employers and, if you wish to continue your studies, by world-leading PhD programmes. [+]

UCAS Code: N3K109 Course Duration: 1 year (full-time) Mode of study: Full Time Start Date: 02/10/2018

Our MSc Finance programmes are designed to provide you with rigorous training at the frontier of research, as well as the advanced analytical and technical skills that are highly sought after by global employers and, if you wish to continue your studies, by world-leading PhD programmes.

Our MSc programmes have partnership status with the Chartered Financial Analyst Institute (CFA). The CFA is the world’s premier association for investment professionals and the accepted benchmark for technical excellence in financial markets. It guarantees you benefit from a curriculum of the highest standards and enables you to participate in the CFA Global Investment Research Challenge, as well as CFA employer network events and scholarships.... [-]


MSc in Finance (Accounting and Finance)

Campus Full time 1 year October 2018 United Kingdom Durham

Our MSc Finance programmes are designed to provide you with rigorous training at the frontier of research, as well as the advanced analytical and technical skills that are highly sought after by global employers and, if you wish to continue your studies, by world-leading PhD programmes. [+]

UCAS Code: N3K209 Course Duration: 1 year (full-time) Mode of study: Full Time Start Date: 02/10/2018

Our MSc Finance programmes are designed to provide you with rigorous training at the frontier of research, as well as the advanced analytical and technical skills that are highly sought after by global employers and, if you wish to continue your studies, by world-leading PhD programmes.

Our MSc programmes have partnership status with the Chartered Financial Analyst Institute (CFA). The CFA is the world’s premier association for investment professionals and the accepted benchmark for technical excellence in financial markets. It guarantees you benefit from a curriculum of the highest standards and enables you to participate in the CFA Global Investment Research Challenge, as well as CFA employer network events and scholarships.... [-]


MSc in Finance (Corporate and International Finance)

Campus Full time 1 year October 2018 United Kingdom Durham

Our MSc Finance programmes are designed to provide you with rigorous training at the frontier of research, as well as the advanced analytical and technical skills that are highly sought after by global employers and, if you wish to continue your studies, by world-leading PhD programmes. [+]

UCAS Code: N3K309 Course Duration: 1 year (full-time) Mode of study: Full Time Location: Durham City Start Date: 02/10/2018

Our MSc Finance programmes are designed to provide you with rigorous training at the frontier of research, as well as the advanced analytical and technical skills that are highly sought after by global employers and, if you wish to continue your studies, by world-leading PhD programmes.

Our MSc programmes have partnership status with the Chartered Financial Analyst Institute (CFA). The CFA is the world’s premier association for investment professionals and the accepted benchmark for technical excellence in financial markets. It guarantees you benefit from a curriculum of the highest standards and enables you to participate in the CFA Global Investment Research Challenge, as well as CFA employer network events and scholarships.... [-]


MSc in Finance (Economics and Finance)

Campus Full time 1 year October 2018 United Kingdom Durham

Our MSc Finance programmes are designed to provide you with rigorous training at the frontier of research, as well as the advanced analytical and technical skills that are highly sought after by global employers and, if you wish to continue your studies, by world-leading PhD programmes. [+]

MSc Finance (Economics and Finance) At a glance UCAS Code: N3K709 Course Duration: 1 year (full-time) Mode of study: Full Time Location: Durham City Start Date: 02/10/2017, 02/10/2018 Description

Our MSc Finance programmes are designed to provide you with rigorous training at the frontier of research, as well as the advanced analytical and technical skills that are highly sought after by global employers and, if you wish to continue your studies, by world-leading PhD programmes.

Our MSc programmes have partnership status with the Chartered Financial Analyst Institute (CFA). The CFA is the world’s premier association for investment professionals and the accepted benchmark for technical excellence in financial markets. It guarantees you benefit from a curriculum of the highest standards and enables you to participate in the CFA Global Investment Research Challenge, as well as CFA employer network events and scholarships.... [-]


MSc in Finance (Finance and Investment)

Campus Full time 1 year October 2018 United Kingdom Durham

Our MSc Finance programmes are designed to provide you with rigorous training at the frontier of research, as well as the advanced analytical and technical skills that are highly sought after by global employers and, if you wish to continue your studies, by world-leading PhD programmes. [+]

MSc Finance (Finance and Investment) At a glance UCAS Code: N3K409 Course Duration: 1 year (full-time) Mode of study: Full Time Location: Durham City Start Date: 02/10/2017, 02/10/2018 Description

Our MSc Finance programmes are designed to provide you with rigorous training at the frontier of research, as well as the advanced analytical and technical skills that are highly sought after by global employers and, if you wish to continue your studies, by world-leading PhD programmes.

Our MSc programmes have partnership status with the Chartered Financial Analyst Institute (CFA). The CFA is the world’s premier association for investment professionals and the accepted benchmark for technical excellence in financial markets. It guarantees you benefit from a curriculum of the highest standards and enables you to participate in the CFA Global Investment Research Challenge, as well as CFA employer network events and scholarships.... [-]


MSc in Finance (International Banking and Finance)

Campus Full time 1 year October 2018 United Kingdom Durham

Our MSc Finance programmes are designed to provide you with rigorous training at the frontier of research, as well as the advanced analytical and technical skills that are highly sought after by global employers and, if you wish to continue your studies, by world-leading PhD programmes. [+]

MSc Finance (International Banking and Finance) At a glance UCAS Code: N3K609 Course Duration: 1 year (full-time) Mode of study: Full Time Location: Durham City Start Date: 02/10/2017, 02/10/2018 Description

Our MSc Finance programmes are designed to provide you with rigorous training at the frontier of research, as well as the advanced analytical and technical skills that are highly sought after by global employers and, if you wish to continue your studies, by world-leading PhD programmes.

Our MSc programmes have partnership status with the Chartered Financial Analyst Institute (CFA). The CFA is the world’s premier association for investment professionals and the accepted benchmark for technical excellence in financial markets. It guarantees you benefit from a curriculum of the highest standards and enables you to participate in the CFA Global Investment Research Challenge, as well as CFA employer network events and scholarships.... [-]


MSc in Finance (International Money, Finance and Investment)

Campus Full time 1 year October 2018 United Kingdom Durham

Our MSc Finance programmes are designed to provide you with rigorous training at the frontier of research, as well as the advanced analytical and technical skills that are highly sought after by global employers and, if you wish to continue your studies, by world-leading PhD programmes. [+]

MSc Finance (International Money, Finance and Investment) At a glance UCAS Code: N3K509 Course Duration: 1 year (full-time) Mode of study: Full Time Location: Durham City Start Date: 02/10/2017, 02/10/2018 Description

Our MSc Finance programmes are designed to provide you with rigorous training at the frontier of research, as well as the advanced analytical and technical skills that are highly sought after by global employers and, if you wish to continue your studies, by world-leading PhD programmes.

Our MSc programmes have partnership status with the Chartered Financial Analyst Institute (CFA). The CFA is the world’s premier association for investment professionals and the accepted benchmark for technical excellence in financial markets. It guarantees you benefit from a curriculum of the highest standards and enables you to participate in the CFA Global Investment Research Challenge, as well as CFA employer network events and scholarships.... [-]


MSc in Islamic Finance

Campus Full time 1 year October 2018 United Kingdom Durham

This one-year full-time programme is designed to provide rigorous training at the frontier of research, giving you the opportunity to develop the advanced analytical and technical skills that are highly sought after by global employers. [+]

MSc Islamic Finance At a glance UCAS Code: N3K809 Course Duration: 1 year (full-time) Mode of study: Full Time Location: Durham City Start Date: 02/10/2017, 02/10/2018 Description

This one-year full-time programme is designed to provide rigorous training at the frontier of research, giving you the opportunity to develop the advanced analytical and technical skills that are highly sought after by global employers.

MSc Islamic Finance is a specialised taught programme, involving quantitative methods in the analysis of Islamic and conventional finance by making reference to their technical particularities.

The programme consists of a set of core and elective modules, culminating in a practice-based business project or a research-based dissertation.... [-]


MSc Islamic Finance and Management

Campus Full time 1 year October 2018 United Kingdom Durham

The first of its kind at a global level, MSc Islamic Finance and Management is a cross-disciplinary specialised programme, aiming to provide management-related knowledge and skills to students who, at the same time, specialise in Islamic Finance. This programme requires less quantitative material, knowledge and skills then MSc Islamic Finance. [+]

MSc Islamic Finance and Management At a glance UCAS Code: N3K909 Course Duration: 1 year (full-time) Mode of study: Full Time Location: Durham City Start Date: 02/10/2017, 02/10/2018 Description

This one-year full-time programme is designed to provide rigorous training at the frontier of research, giving you the opportunity to develop the advanced analytical and technical skills that are highly sought after by global employers.

The first of its kind at a global level, MSc Islamic Finance and Management is a cross-disciplinary specialised programme, aiming to provide management-related knowledge and skills to students who, at the same time, specialise in Islamic Finance. This programme requires less quantitative material, knowledge and skills then MSc Islamic Finance.... [-]


MSc Management

Campus Full time 1 year October 2018 United Kingdom Durham

Our MSc Management is ranked 6th in the UK by the Financial Times Masters in Management rankings 2016. It is designed to provide you with the tools, techniques and knowledge to succeed in business. [+]

MSc Management UCAS Code: N2P109 Course Duration: 1 year (full-time) Mode of study: Full Time Location: Durham City Start Date: 02/10/2017, 02/10/2018 Description

Our MSc Management is ranked 6th in the UK by the Financial Times Masters in Management rankings 2016. It is designed to provide you with the tools, techniques and knowledge to succeed in business.

The programme consists of a set of core and elective modules, culminating in a practice-based business project or a research-based dissertation.

Our focused MSc in Management is designed to prepare you for becoming a successful manager. You will cover at an advanced level, the fundamental subjects needed to manage a business within a complex changing environment.... [-]


MSc Management (Entrepreneurship)

Campus Full time 1 year October 2018 United Kingdom Durham

Our MSc Management (Entrepreneurship) has been developed to help entrepreneurial thinkers turn ideas into action. It could be launching your own idea, developing something in partnership, or investing in new ventures – or perhaps you want to find fresh ways to foster and harness entrepreneurial thinking in a business context. [+]

MSc Management (Entrepreneurship) At a glance UCAS Code: N2P309 Course Duration: 1 year (full-time) Mode of study: Full Time Location: Durham City Start Date: 02/10/2017, 02/10/2018 Description

Our one year, full-time MSc in Management programmes are designed to provide you with the tools, techniques and knowledge to succeed in business.

Our MSc Management (Entrepreneurship) has been developed to help entrepreneurial thinkers turn ideas into action. It could be launching your own idea, developing something in partnership, or investing in new ventures – or perhaps you want to find fresh ways to foster and harness entrepreneurial thinking in a business context. Whatever your aims, you’ll learn in a stimulating and enjoyable environment, guided by experienced academics.... [-]


MSc Management (Finance)

Campus Full time 1 year October 2018 United Kingdom Durham

Across all sectors and at all levels of business, financial management is fundamental to the success of organisations. By studying our MSc Management (Finance), you will build your knowledge and expertise in this area, giving you a strong platform from which to launch a career in management with a specific financial focus. [+]

MSc Management (Finance) At a glance UCAS Code: N2P209 Course Duration: 1 year (full-time) Mode of study: Full Time Location: Durham City Start Date: 02/10/2017, 02/10/2018 Description

Our one year, full-time MSc in Management programmes are designed to provide you with the tools, techniques and knowledge to succeed in business.

Across all sectors and at all levels of business, financial management is fundamental to the success of organisations. By studying our MSc Management (Finance), you will build your knowledge and expertise in this area, giving you a strong platform from which to launch a career in management with a specific financial focus.

The programme consists of a set of core and elective modules, culminating in a practice-based business project or a research-based dissertation.... [-]


MSc Management (Human Resource Management)

Campus Full time 1 year October 2018 United Kingdom Durham

Our MSc Management (HRM) is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Personnel Development (CIPD). The CIPD is the largest professional body of HR and Learning and Development professionals with some 140,000 members across the globe. As a student on the MSc Management programme, you have the option to join the CIPD ((additional fee applies). [+]

MSc Management (Human Resource Management) At a glance UCAS Code: N2P409 Course Duration: 1 year (full-time) Mode of study: Full Time Location: Durham City Start Date: 02/10/2017, 02/10/2018 Description

Our one year, full-time MSc in Management programmes are designed to provide you with the tools, techniques and knowledge to succeed in business.

Effective management of human resources is vital to business success. The MSc Management (HRM) will develop your knowledge of human resource management and can help you prepare for a career in human resources.

Our MSc Management (HRM) is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Personnel Development (CIPD). The CIPD is the largest professional body of HR and Learning and Development professionals with some 140,000 members across the globe. As a student on the MSc Management programme, you have the option to join the CIPD ((additional fee applies). Upon successful completion of your MSc (in line with the requirements of the CIPD) you will be eligible for the award of the CIPD’s Advanced Diploma in Human Resource Management; your CIPD membership will be automatically updated to Associate Member, confirming your credentials as prospective HR professional.... [-]


MSc Management (International Business)

Campus Full time 1 year October 2018 United Kingdom Durham

One of the few certainties in an ever-evolving commercial world is that business is becoming increasingly international. That’s why our MSc Management (International Business) focuses on equipping you with an in-depth understanding of the realities of management in a global context. [+]

MSc Management (International Business) At a glance UCAS Code: N2P609 Course Duration: 1 year (full-time) Mode of study: Full Time Location: Durham City Start Date: 02/10/2017, 02/10/2018 Description

Our one year, full-time MSc in Management programmes are designed to provide you with the tools, techniques and knowledge to succeed in business.

One of the few certainties in an ever-evolving commercial world is that business is becoming increasingly international. That’s why our MSc Management (International Business) focuses on equipping you with an in-depth understanding of the realities of management in a global context.

The programme consists of a set of core and elective modules, culminating in a practice-based business project or a research-based dissertation.... [-]


MSc Management (Supply Chain Logistics)

Campus Full time 1 year October 2018 United Kingdom Durham

Our MSc in Supply Chain Management is a problem-based learning programme that mixes academic robustness with applied, practical and inter-disciplinary perspectives. [+]

MSc Management (Supply Chain Logistics) At a glance UCAS Code: N2P909 Course Duration: 1 year (full-time) Mode of study: Full Time Location: Durham City Start Date: 02/10/2017, 02/10/2018 Description

Our one year, full-time MSc in Management programmes are designed to provide you with the tools, techniques and knowledge to succeed in business.

Our MSc in Supply Chain Management is a problem-based learning programme that mixes academic robustness with applied, practical and inter-disciplinary perspectives.

Accredited by the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT), it is designed to give you a thorough grounding in the theoretical and practical aspects of managing supply chains, enabling you to put classroom knowledge into practice.... [-]


MSc Public Economics

Campus Full time 1 year October 2018 United Kingdom Durham

Our MSc programmes in Economics will give you the opportunity to equip yourself with the necessary skills and knowledge to pursue a career in economics and related disciplines. [+]

MSc Public Economics At a glance UCAS Code: L1T209 Course Duration: 1 year (full-time) Mode of study: Full Time Location: Durham City Start Date: 02/10/2017, 02/10/2018 Description

Our MSc programmes in Economics will give you the opportunity to equip yourself with the necessary skills and knowledge to pursue a career in economics and related disciplines.

The programme consists of a set of core and elective modules, culminating in a practice-based business project or a research-based dissertation.

Core and elective modules

Core modules provide a foundation of essential knowledge and understanding.

Advanced Macroeconomics Advanced Microeconomics Public Choice Public Economics ... [-]

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