Nottingham Business School, Nottingham Trent University

Introduction

Welcome to Nottingham Business School, 'the Business School for business'. If you are looking for a challenging and rewarding educational experience that will enhance your career and prospects, then this is the place for you. As one of the UK's primary providers of higher education in business, management and economics, we deliver courses that combine academic rigour with business experience and relevance. Whether you want to study for a Bachelor’s degree, a Master's, or MBA we have the right course for you and an expert faculty to help meet your needs.

Nottingham Business School is based in the Newton building, a multi-million pound, fully refurbished, Grade II listed building at the heart of the City site. It houses modern lecture theatres and teaching facilities as well as our centralised Student Support Services, Careers Service, Accommodation Office. The Newton Building houses a state of the art trading room, running leading industry software for students studying Economics, Accounting and Finance and Trading courses.

Nottingham Trent University boasts one of the best Students’ Union buildings in the UK. It reopened in September 2013 having undergone extensive redevelopment and now has 5,500 square meters of social and leisure space. The Boots Library on the City Site houses over half a million books as well as journals and eJournals is currently undergoing a £4.2 million refurbishment. By the start of the 2013/14 academic year Nottingham Trent University will have invested close to £350m in estates, equipment and staff.

Nottingham is renowned for being a trendy, inexpensive place to live with bags of personality and culture and has plenty to offer from fantastic shopping to outstanding sporting facilities. The City provides more sports facilities per head of population than anywhere else in Europe.

Undergraduate courses at Nottingham Business School

94% of our graduates are employed or engaged in further study six months after leaving (Latest DLHE Survey Undergraduate results 2013/14).

We are proud to help our students become tomorrow's business leaders, combining a stimulating learning environment with real-world experience to make sure you stand out from the crowd. Nottingham Business School is one of a few business schools to receive an excellent rating for teaching from Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE).

Opting for a degree at Nottingham Business School will transform you into a valuable asset for any organisation.

Postgraduate Masters at Nottingham Business School

91% of Nottingham Business School postgraduates are employed or engaged in further study six months after leaving. (Latest DLHE survey postgraduate results 2012-13)

Nottingham Business School's Masters courses aim to enhance leadership with a global perspective. They are distinctive, relevant and tailored to a dynamic world. We build a thriving postgraduate community, and run a number of social events throughout the year to enable staff and students to network and make friends, starting with our ‘life changing’ residential course. All our modules are delivered using small group interactive teaching, and all students are assigned a personal tutor who will review progress and provide support. We provide you with the tools to succeed – all full time MSc students benefit from a full subscription to FT.com. We also provide leading software such as Qualtrics, Nvivo and SPSS, and help with the cost of core texts through the Blackwell’s bursary card scheme. International students benefit from free, weekly English language support.

Why study a Masters at Nottingham Business School?

  • Career Enhancement - We are focused on your employability from the start, through a learning experience which integrates theory and practice. You will have the choice of major projects, including a consultancy project, conducting independent research or gaining valuable experience internationally.
  • Connection to Business - We have over 900 connections with business and industry around the world, providing you with a vast international network of professionals.
  • A truly international experience - We are committed to providing each of our students with an education and experience with an international perspective, no matter which course you choose to study.
  • A supportive learning environment - Students consistently comment that they feel part of a positive, welcoming and supportive community during their time here.
  • World class facilities - We provide a truly inspiring environment in which to study and socialize – all within a city centre setting.

We have a large number of generous scholarships available to students on our full time masters courses.

Nottingham Business School MBA

The strength of our intensive, relevant, high quality and innovative NBS MBA programme lies in its:

  • strong knowledge foundations
  • integrative and progressive approach
  • focus on actionable knowledge, which is built into every part of the curriculum.

This adds value at every stage, accelerating and enhancing management knowledge. Our programme is distinctive, life and career enhancing providing a truly global action learning perspective.

Find out more about our unique Consultancy projects and Personal and Professional Leadership Development workshops. We also have a range of Scholarships available to assist you with your studies.

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Programs

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MSc Branding and Advertising

Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2017 United Kingdom Nottingham

This course will give you the leading-edge theories, tools and techniques you need to operate at a strategic and tactical level within global marketing. Created in close consultation with senior marketing professionals and the Chartered Institute of Marketing, it develops the skills sought by today's marketing employers. [+]

MSc Branding and Advertising Whether you want to work for a major international brand or an innovative creative agency, this popular Masters degree will help you develop into an effective marketing communications professional. This course will give you the leading-edge theories, tools and techniques you need to operate at a strategic and tactical level within global marketing. Created in close consultation with senior marketing professionals and the Chartered Institute of Marketing, it develops the skills sought by today's marketing employers. In your first semester, you will explore fundamental issues and concepts of marketing practice, before learning about consumer buying behaviour and the factors influencing it. You will also take a holistic view of an organisation and how it attempts to develop marketing strategy in a challenging global environment. In your second semester, you will learn about corporate and reputation management. You will also implement and work with practical tools including marketing plans and metrics, as well as developing your understanding of consumer engagement. You will be exposed to the very latest thinking in both conventional and digital marketing disciples. Finally, in your third semester, you will choose a major practical project, with the opportunity to use your skills in a real-world setting, conduct independent research or gain work experience overseas. Why choose this course? Throughout this course you will benefit from: exposure to leading-edge marketing thinking, tools and techniques the partnership with the CIM, which means that on successful completion of the MSc Branding and Advertising course you have the... [-]

MSc Digital Marketing

Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2017 United Kingdom Nottingham

This course has been designed in close collaboration with senior digital marketers and the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) to expose you to the very latest thinking, tools and techniques in digital and social media marketing. It aims to give you the skills sought after by today’s employers and opportunities to work at a strategic and tactical level. [+]

MSc Digital Marketing Digital Marketing is one of the fastest growing, most dynamic areas of the marketing industry. This constantly evolving field continually pioneers new technology and our master's degree prepares you for a fascinating career. This course has been designed in close collaboration with senior digital marketers and the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) to expose you to the very latest thinking, tools and techniques in digital and social media marketing. It aims to give you the skills sought after by today’s employers and opportunities to work at a strategic and tactical level. In your first semester, you'll explore the fundamental issues and concepts of marketing practice, before learning about consumer buying behaviour and the factors influencing it. You'll take a holistic view of an organisation and how it attempts to develop marketing strategy in a challenging global environment. Your second semester explores issues around digital marketing management, as well as practical skills such as creating and using digital marketing plans and metrics. You'll also develop a strong understanding of consumer engagement. Finally, in your third semester, you'll choose a major practical project, with the opportunity to use your skills in a real-world setting, conduct independent research or gain work experience overseas. Why choose this course? Throughout this course you will benefit from: Exposure to leading-edge marketing thinking, tools and techniques. The partnership with the CIM means that on successful completion of the MSc Digital Marketing course you will have the opportunity to gain an extra qualification, the Level... [-]

MSc Economics

Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2017 United Kingdom Nottingham

Our MSc Economics course has been designed to give you an in-depth understanding of economic concepts, principles and techniques by focusing on the application of economics to contemporary real-world issues. You will be encouraged to ‘think like an economist’ through the application of economic ideas and methods drawn from a range of alternative perspectives. The choice of our MSc Economics course or MSc Economics and Investment banking course opens up a wide range of career paths. [+]

MSc Economics Our MSc Economics course has been designed to give you an in-depth understanding of economic concepts, principles and techniques by focusing on the application of economics to contemporary real-world issues. You will be encouraged to ‘think like an economist’ through the application of economic ideas and methods drawn from a range of alternative perspectives. The choice of our MSc Economics course or MSc Economics and Investment banking course opens up a wide range of career paths. Why choose this course? By focusing on the application of economics, the course is designed to have broad appeal and is aimed at students who have previously studied business, finance, economics, social sciences or a quantitatively-based subject. For students who have previously studied undergraduate economics the course provides not only an opportunity to develop subject knowledge further but also a proficiency in undertaking applied economic analysis together with an understanding of different economic perspectives and traditions. For those who have studied a related undergraduate degree, the course provides an exciting opportunity to study economic analysis delivered in an accessible way. It will enable you to develop highly sought-after analytical and problem-solving skills associated with economics. Work Placement Opportunity You may be able to add a years' work placement, making your master's a two year course. It'e a great way to put your learning into practice and gain valuable real-world experience to boost your career. How you’re taught Study and support Teaching and learning methods are centred around interactive workshops which are highly... [-]

MSc Economics and Investment Banking

Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2017 United Kingdom Nottingham

This course will provide you with a robust understanding of financial economics, financial market behaviour and financial market participants, such as investment banks. You will work hands-on with financial tools and techniques, including our state-of the-art Trading Room. You will learn how to assess investment opportunities, understand the economic fundamentals underlying financial markets and evaluate financial portfolios. [+]

MSc Economics and Investment Banking This course will provide you with a robust understanding of financial economics, financial market behaviour and financial market participants, such as investment banks. You will work hands-on with financial tools and techniques, including our state-of the-art Trading Room. You will learn how to assess investment opportunities, understand the economic fundamentals underlying financial markets and evaluate financial portfolios. Why choose this course? This course is aimed at students with a background in economics, business or finance. It provides students with an opportunity to develop their understanding of the work of economists while developing a specialism in analysing a range of issues in financial economics. Our applied focus means that you will evaluate a range of contemporary issues in the areas of economics and finance gaining a rigorous grounding in economic theory and techniques. Work Placement Opportunity You may be able to add a years' work placement, making your master's a two year course. It'e a great way to put your learning into practice and gain valuable real-world experience to boost your career. How you’re taught Study and support Teaching and learning methods are centred around interactive workshops which are highly participative in nature and will employ case studies, discussions, business simulations and group activities. Interactivity is key to our teaching and we are committed to providing courses that adopt teaching methods that are appropriate to the student cohort and the specific modules. We ensure that support and guidance is in place, especially during the early stages... [-]

MSc Entrepreneurship

Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 United Kingdom Nottingham

This unique master's degree offers you the exciting opportunity of creating your own innovative start-up venture. It combines rigorous academic theory with the practical skills, hands-on experience and valuable networks you need to make your business a success. [+]

MSc Entrepreneurship This unique master's degree offers you the exciting opportunity of creating your own innovative start-up venture. It combines rigorous academic theory with the practical skills, hands-on experience and valuable networks you need to make your business a success. Our MSc Entrepreneurship is designed for ambitious future entrepreneurs from a whole range of first degree backgrounds, including engineering and science. It aims to foster innovation and value creation, giving you the knowledge, skills and capabilities to create and lead successful start-ups. You will develop a strong foundation in building and managing the key functions of a new venture, and be given the opportunity to actually do so during the course. We will expose you to the networks and investment opportunities you will need to get your ideas off the ground, and there’s even the chance to access seed funding directly from the Business School. You will learn how to control risk and uncertainty, implement solutions and maximise opportunities. Through hands-on learning and a major practical project we will also challenge your preconceptions, develop your management skills and help you turn your ideas into powerful propositions. Why choose this course? The course provides future entrepreneurs with a foundation in the management of key functional areas of a new venture and the networks and seeds to actually start your own enterprise. The range of management subject areas enables you to develop more advanced knowledge as the course progresses and apply your knowledge and skills to build your own enterprise. Through an... [-]

MSc Finance

Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2017 United Kingdom Nottingham

Our pure Finance route gives you a more in-depth understanding of core financial concepts, theories and tools used in a wide variety of organisations worldwide. This includes financial mathematics, model building, risk management and mergers and acquisitions.Its designed for ambitious individuals with quantitative abilities but not necessarily a finance related degree who are seeking a career in finance. [+]

MSc Finance Our pure Finance route gives you a more in-depth understanding of core financial concepts, theories and tools used in a wide variety of organisations worldwide. This includes financial mathematics, model building, risk management and mergers and acquisitions.Its designed for ambitious individuals with quantitative abilities but not necessarily a finance related degree who are seeking a career in finance. Your first semester develops a strong core knowledge of institutional, accounting and financial modelling frameworks. You will explore the operation of markets, their major participants and the regulatory environment, as well as building a firm understanding of corporate finance, basic accounting and financial analysis. In your second Semester you can deepen your core knowledge of Finance, or specialise by taking an Investment Banking or Accounting route. Finally, your third semester sees you undertake a major project, applying your skills in a real-world setting, conducting independent research or gaining an international perspective by working overseas. Why choose this course? The course will give you a wide-ranging theoretical background and equip you with practical skills for active interaction in the world of finance. It is run by tutors who have both academic and practical industry experience in finance. The emphasis of the course is on applying knowledge, skills and techniques to analyse the instruments, participants and markets in international finance. You will also be able to specialise in an area of finance that particularly interests you. You will complete a comprehensive development programme, which includes a short residential team-building course, usually held... [-]

MSc Finance and Accounting

Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2017 United Kingdom Nottingham

This route is designed to build on your first degree in Accounting. Its focus is on developing your understanding by applying theories to practice, covering the subjects that will enable you to complete your professional body entrance exams and progress your career. [+]

MSc Finance and Accounting This route is designed to build on your first degree in Accounting. Its focus is on developing your understanding by applying theories to practice, covering the subjects that will enable you to complete your professional body entrance exams and progress your career. Your first semester develops a strong core knowledge of institutional, accounting and financial modelling frameworks. You'll explore the operation of markets, their major participants and the regulatory environment, as well as building a firm understanding of corporate finance, basic accounting and financial analysis. In your second semester you can deepen your core knowledge of Finance, or specialise by taking an Investment Banking or Accounting route. Finally, your third semester sees you undertake a major project, applying your skills in a real-world setting, conducting independent research or gaining an international perspective by working overseas. Why choose this course? The course will give you a wide-ranging theoretical background and equip you with practical skills for active interaction in the world of finance. The course will help you to understand and apply traditional and current theoretical principles, models and frameworks to strategic accounting and strategic financial management. It is run by tutors who have both academic and practical industry experience in finance. The emphasis of the course is on applying knowledge, skills and techniques to analyse the instruments, participants and markets in international finance. You'll also be able to specialise in an area of finance that particularly interests you. You will complete a comprehensive development programme, which... [-]

MSc Finance and Investment Banking

Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2017 United Kingdom Nottingham

On this route, you'll learn about analysing and valuing investment products, critical analysis of information in derivatives markets and portfolio and investment management. You'll work hands-on with financial tools and techniques, including using our Trading Room. You can add a year's work placement, making your master's a two-year course. [+]

MSc Finance and Investment Banking On this route, you'll learn about analysing and valuing investment products, critical analysis of information in derivatives markets and portfolio and investment management. You'll work hands-on with financial tools and techniques, including using our Trading Room. You can add a year's work placement, making your master's a two-year course. This collection of master's degrees gives you the theoretical background and practical skills for a career tackling contemporary issues in Finance. Each course has been created in collaboration with the Chartered Institute of Finance (CFA), so your modules also contribute towards the institute's own qualification, which you can work to complete after graduation. Your first semester develops a strong core knowledge of institutional, accounting and financial modelling frameworks. You'll explore the operation of markets, their major participants and the regulatory environment, as well as building a firm understanding of corporate finance, basic accounting and financial analysis. In your second semester you can deepen your core knowledge of Finance, or specialise by taking an Investment Banking or Accounting route. Finally, your third semester sees you undertake a major project, applying your skills in a real-world setting, conducting independent research or gaining an international perspective by working overseas. Why choose this course? The course will give you a wide-ranging theoretical background and equip you with practical skills for active interaction in the world of finance. You can add a year's work placement, making your master's a two-year course. It is run by tutors who have both academic and... [-]

MSc Human Resource Management

Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 United Kingdom Nottingham

The MSc HRM has been developed to produce graduates capable of making a difference in the HR arena. This one year programme is approved by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) as meeting the knowledge requirements that are pre-requisite for Chartered Membership or Chartered Fellowship of the CIPD. [+]

MSc Human Resource Management The MSc HRM has been developed to produce graduates capable of making a difference in the HR arena. This one year programme is approved by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) as meeting the knowledge requirements that are pre-requisite for Chartered Membership or Chartered Fellowship of the CIPD. The MSc Human Resource Management has been developed to produce graduates capable of making a difference in the HR arena. This one year programme is approved by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) as meeting the knowledge requirements that are pre-requisite for Chartered Membership or Chartered Fellowship of the CIPD. Successful completion of this MSc will provide you with Associate Membership of the CIPD. Why study this course? The MSc Human Resource Management has been developed to produce graduates capable of making a difference in the HR arena. Increasingly the value of CIPD qualifications is being recognised nationally and internationally. The CIPD's research amongst leading organisations ensures that the content of this programme is contemporary and highly valued by employers. There is a unique opportunity to complete a Consultancy Experience Project for a real business situation. You'll present your findings to the client and learn valuable project management tools and concepts. Those completing the two-year placement route will be complete a dissertation following successful completion of the placement, You will complete a comprehensive development programme, which includes a short residential team-building course, usually held in the Peak District. You can learn from the best... [-]

MSc International Business (Single Award)

Campus Full time 1 year January 2018 United Kingdom Nottingham

The Single Award offers a faster pathway with an outstanding choice of major projects. Equipping you with powerful management skills, cultural insights, professional networks and first-hand experiences you need to thrive in the global business world. [+]

MSc International Business (Single Award) The Single Award offers a faster pathway with an outstanding choice of major projects. Equipping you with powerful management skills, cultural insights, professional networks and first-hand experiences you need to thrive in the global business world. All students get the chance to go on a two-week study tour, seeing industry on an international scale, during the time away you will go on industry visits, network, attend lectures and seminars at a summer school and see the sights. Previous years destinations include Venice, Brescia and Lisbon. This is a truly unique experience designed by us specifically to suit your course. Why choose this course? This degree will enable participants to study business while providing an insight into cultural and international impacts. It will also provide participants with a greater cultural awareness. The degree is distinctly multidisciplinary in nature and aims to equip participants with a framework for improving their own management action. There is a unique opportunity to complete a major project - either a Consultancy Experience, Internship, and Business Research Project. The project options will enhance your CV and allow you to stand out in a very competitive job market. You will complete a comprehensive development programme, which includes a short residential team-building course, normally held in the Peak District. You can learn from the best by attending guest lectures from leading organisations. Previous speakers have included representatives from companies such as E.ON, Lego, Experian, Santander, and IBM. How you’re taught Study and support Teaching... [-]

MSc International Business Dual Award

Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 United Kingdom Nottingham

Our flagship Dual Award is a truly exceptional opportunity to gain two M-level qualifications in just 15 months, giving you a clear competitive advantage. Featuring a highly valuable international internship, as well as study in the UK and abroad, and an in-depth academic project, it's a career-defining course that will change the way you see the world. [+]

MSc International Business Dual Award Our flagship Dual Award is a truly exceptional opportunity to gain two M-level qualifications in just 15 months, giving you a clear competitive advantage. Featuring a highly valuable international internship, as well as study in the UK and abroad, and an in-depth academic project, it's a career-defining course that will change the way you see the world. This innovative course enables you to achieve two M-level degrees, from two different universities, faster and at a lower cost than taking them one after the other. It's an opportunity to make a major impact on your career in a relatively short period of time, broadening your horizons and giving you sought-after international exposure. You will begin by exploring the core areas of International Business here at Nottingham Business School. You will then build on this by studying for a term at one of our acclaimed partner institutions: ISCTE in Lisbon, Portugal; KEDGE in Marseille, France; ESC Clermont in France, Brescia University in Italy National Sun Yat-sen University in Taiwan This is followed by a valuable 12-week internship in the UK or overseas, giving you first-hand experience in an internationally focused role. It's an excellent opportunity to immerse yourself in a different culture or get involved in the international activities of a UK business. Finally, you will return to Nottingham to undertake an in-depth research project, developing new knowledge in a specific area of interest. Why choose this course? This degree will enable participants to study business while... [-]

MSc Management

Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2017 United Kingdom Nottingham

Our MSc Management courses will help you be an effective 21st-century manager, able to operate in dynamic and complex organisational environments. The course will equip you with broad knowledge across a wide range of management subject areas and enable you to develop more specialist knowledge as the programme progresses. [+]

MSc Management Our MSc Management courses will help you be an effective 21st-century manager, able to operate in dynamic and complex organisational environments. The course will equip you with broad knowledge across a wide range of management subject areas and enable you to develop more specialist knowledge as the programme progresses. Our MSc Management degrees are aimed at students with either no background in business and management who want to develop a career in this field, or students who have a qualification in business and management but want to become more competitive and progress their careers. Our pure management route develops a deeper understanding of the central principles of management. You'll engage with relevant and emerging management concerns, including managing across cultures. You'll also explore organisational innovation and entrepreneurial thinking, as well as refining your critical understanding of management theory. Why study this course? The course will equip you with broad knowledge across a wide range of management subject areas and enable you to develop more specialist knowledge as it progresses. You'll complete a hands-on project, giving you a fantastic opportunity to use the theories and knowledge you've gained to produce a meaningful piece of work. Projects include Consultancy Experience Project, Internship, Business Research Project and Global Experience Project. Students on these routes typically come from over 25 different countries, which means you will have a truly international learning experience. You will complete a comprehensive development programme, which includes a short residential team-building course usually held in the Peak District.... [-]

MSc Management and Finance

Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2017 United Kingdom Nottingham

You will explore the financial global marketplace, including its structure participants, regulatory functions and their role in society. You will also focus on the analysis of financial statements to improve management decision-making. You can add a year's work placement, making your master's a two-year course. [+]

MSc Management and Finance You will explore the financial global marketplace, including its structure participants, regulatory functions and their role in society. You will also focus on the analysis of financial statements to improve management decision-making. You can add a year's work placement, making your master's a two-year course. Our MSc Management degrees are aimed at students with either no background in business and management who want to develop a career in this field, or students who have a qualification in business and management but want to become more competitive and progress their careers. This route explores the global financial marketplace, including its structure, participants, regulatory functions and their role in society. It then focuses on the analysis of financial statements to improve management decision-making, as well as the role of ethics and sustainability. You'll consider key aspects of the financial management of corporations in a multinational environment. This will help you develop a detailed understanding of key finance theories, as well as strong critical analysis skills. Why study this course? You'll complete a hands-on project, giving you a fantastic opportunity to use the theories and knowledge you've gained to produce a meaningful piece of work. Projects include Consultancy Experience Project, Internship, Business Research Project and Global Experience Project. The course will provide you with a grounding in the key functional areas of business and the way that these areas are integrated in globally orientated organisations. It will also develop your specialist knowledge in corporate finance and risk management. Students... [-]

MSc Management and Global Supply Chain Management

Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2017 United Kingdom Nottingham

You will study the management of operations, develop an understanding of the global supply chain as well as how organisations within it perform in relation to one another. You will also undertake analysis with realistic data and tackle the questions you may face in an operations environment. You can add a year's work placement, making your master's a two-year course. [+]

MSc Management and Global Supply Chain Management You will study the management of operations, develop an understanding of the global supply chain as well as how organisations within it perform in relation to one another. You will also undertake analysis with realistic data and tackle the questions you may face in an operations environment. You can add a year's work placement, making your master's a two-year course. Our MSc Management degrees are aimed at students with either no background in business and management who want to develop a career in this field, or students who have a qualification in business and management but want to become more competitive and progress their careers. This route is designed to prepare you for a career in global supply chain management. It begins by exploring the management of operations at a strategic level, before developing your understanding of the global supply chain and how organisations within it perform in relation to one another. You will also undertake analysis with realistic data, tackling the type of questions you might face in an operations or global supply chain environment and building valuable practical skills. Why study this course? You will complete a hands-on project, giving you a fantastic opportunity to use the theories and knowledge you've gained to produce a meaningful piece of work. Projects include the Consultancy Experience Project, Internship, Business Research Project and Global Experience Project. It is a conversion master's and is therefore not restricted to students with a business or management related... [-]

MSc Management and Innovation and Entreprise

Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2017 United Kingdom Nottingham

The course supports you through the process of creating a powerful value proposition for a new enterprise - and taking it global. You will begin your studies by developing your understanding of contemporary innovation, its value, development and protection. You can add a year's work placement, making your master's a two-year course. [+]

MSc Management and Innovation and Entreprise The course supports you through the process of creating a powerful value proposition for a new enterprise - and taking it global. You will begin your studies by developing your understanding of contemporary innovation, its value, development and protection. You can add a year's work placement, making your master's a two-year course. Our MSc Management degrees are aimed at students with either no background in business and management who want to develop a career in this field, or students who have a qualification in business and management but want to become more competitive and progress their careers. This route supports you through the process of creating a powerful value proposition for a new enterprise – and taking it global. Innovation is the heart of any new proposition, so you will start by developing your understanding of contemporary innovation, its value, development and protection. You will then explore the role of value chains and how they come together to deliver products to customers. Building on this, you'll experience international entrepreneurial decision-making through an intensive four-week project, developing a business case for taking a product into a different market. This builds valuable skills in evaluating risks and benefits. Why study this course? You will complete a hands-on project, giving you a fantastic opportunity to use the theories and knowledge you've gained to produce a meaningful piece of work. Projects include the Consultancy Experience Project, Internship, Business Research Project and Global Experience Project. Your entrepreneurial experience will... [-]

MSc Management and International Business

Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2017 United Kingdom Nottingham

You will explore how to manage effectively in increasingly global work environments. The course will build the powerful, practical skills you need to deal with the problems faced by managers working internationally as well as develop your understanding of the global supply chain. [+]

MSc Management and International Business You will explore how to manage effectively in increasingly global work environments. The course will build the powerful, practical skills you need to deal with the problems faced by managers working internationally as well as develop your understanding of the global supply chain. Our Management and International Business route explores how to manage effectively in increasingly global work environments. It builds the powerful, practical skills you need to deal with the problems faced by managers working internationally. You'll develop a strong understanding of the global supply chain, as well as how organisations within it perform in relation to one another. An experience-based module also gives you the opportunity to work abroad, developing skills and experience of operating in an overseas context. Why study this course? The course will equip you with broad knowledge across a wide range of management subject areas and enable you to develop more specialist knowledge as it progresses. It is a conversion masters and is therefore not restricted to those with a business or management related first degree. The routes specific modules focus on international value chains and cross cultural management issues. You will consider how organisations capture value through new product and services and deliver value through international operations and supply chains. In addition you will study how cultural, linguistic and physical barriers affect organisations and how, in turn, organizations respond in order to adapt to those barriers. Students on these routes typically come from over 25 different countries, which... [-]

MSc Management and Marketing

Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2017 United Kingdom Nottingham

You'll explore the marketing planning process, marketing concepts and debates. Building on this, you will look at strategic marketing issues, contemporary practice and how organisations respond to the ever-changing global environment. [+]

MSc Management and Marketing You'll explore the marketing planning process, marketing concepts and debates. Building on this, you will look at strategic marketing issues, contemporary practice and how organisations respond to the ever-changing global environment. Our MSc Management degrees are aimed at students with either no background in business and management who want to develop a career in this field, or students who have a qualification in business and management but want to become more competitive and progress their careers. Our Management and Marketing route gives you a strong understanding of the fundamental issues behind marketing practice. You will explore the marketing planning process, marketing concepts and debates. You will also develop an in-depth understanding of the complexities of the consumer by exploring buying behaviour. Building on this, you will examine strategic marketing issues and contemporary practice, taking a holistic view of how organisations respond to an ever-changing global environment. This includes understanding how marketing operates not just in a consumer-facing context, but also in business-to-business and not-for-profit contexts. Why study this course? You will complete a hands-on project, giving you a fantastic opportunity to use the theories and knowledge you've gained to produce a meaningful piece of work. Projects include Consultancy Experience Project, Internship, Business Research Project and Global Experience Project. This route has been designed to provide you with an understanding of marketing principles and practices and key analytical techniques. You will become equipped with the skills and knowledge necessary to develop and implement innovative, value-adding marketing solutions... [-]

MSc Marketing

Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2017 United Kingdom Nottingham

This course will help you become a market-ready professional with a global outlook, equipped for a successful international career in marketing, business or management. Created in close consultation with the marketing industry and the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM), it develops the strengths, abilities and understanding today's marketing employers are looking for. [+]

MSc Marketing Today’s dynamic global marketing industry is an exciting, fast-paced work environment and our MSc Marketing course gives you the theoretical and practical background you need to thrive. You can add a year's work placement, making your master's a two year course. This course will help you become a market-ready professional with a global outlook, equipped for a successful international career in marketing, business or management. Created in close consultation with the marketing industry and the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM), it develops the strengths, abilities and understanding today's marketing employers are looking for. In your first Semester, you'll explore the fundamental issues and concepts of marketing practice, before learning about consumer buying behaviour and the factors that influence it. You'll also take a holistic view of an organisation and how it attempts to develop marketing strategy in a challenging global environment. The second semester sees you deepen your understanding of the subject. You'll look at marketing management, how marketing works with the other functions of an organisation, marketing plans, metrics and consumer engagement. You'll be exposed to the very latest thinking in both conventional and digital marketing disciples. Finally, in your third semester, you'll choose a major practical project, with the opportunity to use your skills in a real-world setting, conduct independent research or gain work experience overseas. Why choose this course? Throughout this course you will benefit from: Exposure to leading-edge marketing thinking, tools and techniques. The partnership with the CIM means that on successful completion of... [-]

MSc Project Management

Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 United Kingdom Nottingham

Project Management is a growing field with a strong focus on finding graduates with strong theoretical background in Project and Programme Management. 15.7 million new Project Management roles will be created globally by 2020 (PMI 2013). Our MSc Project Management course has been designed to equip you with all the necessary skills and knowledge to design, plan and execute projects successfully. The course allows you to put theory and contemporary thinking into practical Project Management settings. [+]

MSc Project Management This MSc is designed with employers’ requirements in mind, offering a broad understanding of all elements of Project Management such as stakeholder management, scope management, time management, cost management, quality management, risk management and people management, amongst others. You will gain skills that are transferable across a number of industries including automotive, oil and gas, aerospace and defence, IT, engineering, healthcare plus many more. Why study this degree? No previous experience required - Returning back to basics is key to success; hence before moving on to deep waters, we start by covering fundamental concepts and principles. Whether already in the profession or at the start of your career, we make sure that everyone is on the same page and ready to excel. Be made a hybrid manager - In addition to key subject areas, you will also be taught a number of skills that will help you stand out of the crowd. These include for example Negotiation, Critical Thinking, Problem Solving and Microsoft Project. Flexible learning for you - With typically 2 days per week direct contact time for subject-related modules, we make sure you have enough time to take in and digest all the material. Quality in, quality out - Here at NBS, we love what we do! You will be taught by industry experts who will make sure that you are fully trained to face the challenges of today’s business environment. How you’re taught Teaching and Learning methods include a mix of contact and non-contact... [-]

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