Oxford Brookes University, Business School

Introduction

At Oxford Brookes University Business School you will find a dynamic and international community of more than 150 academic staff, 2,000 undergraduates and 500 postgraduate and research students.

We are consistently applauded for the excellence of our learning and teaching. We practise a special 'Brookes blend' of critical enquiry with practical insight, of rigour with relevance. We have a deep connection with the world of business, which ensures the relevance of our courses, the credibility of our staff and the career successes of our students.

Oxford Brookes University are offering 102 postgraduate bursaries worth £10,000 each to UK/EU students. Find out if you're eligible.


Why are we special?
  • the highest scores for teaching quality (24/24)
  • two subject centres for good practice in teaching (of 24 in the UK)
  • staff with real-world business and consultancy experience
  • a highly regarded work placement scheme
  • coaching, mentoring and specialist careers advice
  • international partnerships and international students from 145 countries
  • a network of 17,000 alumni around the world
  • the atmosphere of one of the world's true student cities (Virgin Alternative Guide to British Universities)

Postgraduate Open Evening – Business School and Oxford School of Hospitality Management

Date and Time
Wednesday, 7 September 2016, 17:30 to 19:00

Who this event is for
Everyone

Location
Foyer, Postgraduate Centre, Wheatley Campus

Details
Come along to find out about the postgraduate courses on offer at Oxford Brookes University Business School, the Oxford School of Hospitality Management, and howa Master's can enhance your career prospects. It is a great opportunity to find out what study options are available, to discuss the learning and assessment style and to ask any questions you may have.

To book a place
Register for the Open Evening using this link below: http://business.brookes.ac.uk/postgraduate/open-days/

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MSc Business Management (Economics)

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years August 2018 United Kingdom Oxford + 1 more

This MSc Business Management (Economics) course is focused on your career. With this master's degree accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA) you will be ready for a successful international career with a commercial or not-for-profit organisation. [+]

This MSc Business Management (Economics) course is focused on your career. With this master's degree accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA) you will be ready for a successful international career with a commercial or not-for-profit organisation. On this course you will learn to identify, analyse and evaluate a range of business related issues. You will develop suitable responses to these problems and be able to select the most appropriate course of action. The specialism within this degree enables you to focus your studies within the area of Economics. This means that you will take two specialised Economics-based modules during your master’s degree. You will develop an understanding of the core theoretical principles of economics and be able to apply this knowledge to practical problems confronting international institutions, national governments and businesses. You will benefit from being economically literate and having an understanding of the key economic forces and constraints that confront all businesses. Your final degree will be awarded as MSc Business Management (Economics). Available start dates September 2017 September 2018 Teaching location Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane / Wheatley Campus Course length Full time: 12 months Part time: 2 years Why choose this course? Employability: You will develop the skills, knowledge and ability to work in a multicultural environment. Our graduates go on to successful international careers with a range of commercial and not-for-profit organisations. We emphasise developing your CV and interview skills through the support of our Careers Centre. Opportunities: We provide you with new experiences and the... [-]

MSc Business Management (January and September Start)

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2017 United Kingdom Oxford + 1 more

This MSc Business Management course is focused on your career. With this master's degree accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA) you will be ready for a successful international career with a commercial or not-for-profit organisation. [+]

This MSc Business Management course is focused on your career. With this master's degree accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA) you will be ready for a successful international career with a commercial or not-for-profit organisation. On this MSc Business Management course you will learn to identify, analyse and evaluate a range of business related issues. You will develop suitable responses to these problems and be able to select the most appropriate course of action. With a wide range of optional modules, you can specialise in an area of business such as Human Resource Management, Entrepreneurship, Economics or Marketing. If you would like some flexibility within your master’s, the MSc Business Management is the course for you. Available start dates September 2017 January 2018 September 2018 Teaching location Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane / Wheatley Campus Course length Full time: 12 months Part time: 2 years Why choose this course? Employability: You will develop the skills, knowledge and ability to work in a multicultural environment. Our graduates go on to successful international careers with a range of commercial and not-for-profit organisations. We emphasise developing your CV and interview skills through the support of our Careers Centre. Opportunities: We provide you with new experiences and the chance to really interact with industry. You will have the opportunity to go on an optional field trip to Boston, USA. Here you will meet company executives, go on study tours, as well as a lot of sightseeing! Teaching and Learning: Oxford Brookes University Business School... [-]

MSc Finance (January and September Start)

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2017 United Kingdom Oxford + 1 more

On the MSc Finance course you will obtain a thorough grounding in the key areas of finance. You will identify, analyse and critically evaluate a range of finance related issues, including the relationship between finance and corporate strategy and also international finance. [+]

On the MSc Finance course you will obtain a thorough grounding in the key areas of finance. You will identify, analyse and critically evaluate a range of finance related issues, including the relationship between finance and corporate strategy and also international finance. This course will deepen your understanding of financial issues and is ideal if you would like a career in the financial sector or a general business career. Our students have gone to work for prestigious international organisations including BNP Paribas and Accenture. Available start dates September 2017 January 2018 September 2018 Teaching location Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane / Wheatley Campus Course length Full time: 12 months Part time: 2 years Why choose this course? Employability: This course helps you develop both academically and professionally providing you with a strong foundation for a career in finance. It ensures that your skills such as digital literacy, communication, presentation and team working are developed. We emphasise developing your CV and interview skills through the support of our Careers Centre. We help you to compete for challenging and interesting roles in finance or general business. Our students are attractive to employers both in the UK and internationally and have gone to work in prestigious corporations such as BNP Paribas, Accenture and IBM. The roles they have taken up are varied and include investment banker and financial analyst. Teaching and Learning: Oxford Brookes University Business School offers a great environment for studying Finance with much of the teaching in small interactive workshops. We... [-]

MSc Human Resource Management (September Start)

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2017 United Kingdom Oxford + 1 more

With this CIPD accredited master's degree, graduates go on to successful international careers with a range of commercial and not-for-profit organisations. [+]

Accredited by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) to Advanced Diploma knowledge standards. Business School With this CIPD accredited master's degree, graduates go on to successful international careers with a range of commercial and not-for-profit organisations. On this MSc Human Resource Management course you will develop your career in the Human Resources profession, either as HR practitioner or consultant. This course is ideal if you want to embark on a HR career. You will build your professional HR knowledge whilst developing your core HR skills. This master's course has many innovative features including skills development workshops and visits to organisations to examine their HR practice. Available start dates September 2017 September 2018 Teaching location Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane / Wheatley Campus Course length Full time: 12 months Part time: 2 years Why choose this course? Employability: This course helps you develop academically and professionally through professional skills workshops held throughout the course. This enhances your future employment potential. We host a number of networking events with the local HR community, enabling our students to meet with local employers and HR professionals. We emphasise developing your CV and interview skills through the support of our Careers Centre. Teaching and Learning: Oxford Brookes University Business School offers a great environment for studying Human Resource Management. We have a track record of excellence in teaching, learning and research and you will be supported in your studies and beyond. We have received the top award from the Higher Education Funding council for... [-]

MSc in Accounting (September Start)

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2017 United Kingdom Oxford + 1 more

Oxford Brookes University has a strong strategic relationship with the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA). Studying this accounting master’s degree is excellent preparation for a career in accounting, or a related profession like auditing or finance. [+]

Oxford Brookes University has a strong strategic relationship with the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA). Studying this accounting master’s degree is excellent preparation for a career in accounting, or a related profession like auditing or finance. You will develop the all-round capabilities needed to be a successful accounting professional. These include research and analytical skills as well as team-working, problem solving and communication. The MSc Accounting is designed for those wishing to begin a career in accountancy. It is not suitable for those who already have an undergraduate degree in Accounting. Available start dates September 2017 September 2018 Teaching location Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane / Wheatley Campus Course length Full time: 12 months Part time: 2 years Why choose this course?... [-]

MSc in Accounting and Finance (September Start)

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2017 United Kingdom Oxford + 1 more

On this master’s degree you will learn to understand accounting and financial information, analyse problems and participate in management decision making. In this intensive programme we cover financial accounting, management accounting and corporate finance. A Research Project allows you to develop a deeper knowledge in an area of interest. [+]

On this master’s degree you will learn to understand accounting and financial information, analyse problems and participate in management decision making. In this intensive programme we cover financial accounting, management accounting and corporate finance. A Research Project allows you to develop a deeper knowledge in an area of interest. You will develop the all-round capabilities needed to be a successful accounting or finance professional. These include research and analytical skills as well as team-working, problem solving and communication. The MSc Accounting and Finance is designed for those wishing to develop a career in the sector and applicants with prior accounting experience are welcome to apply. Available start dates September 2017 September 2018 Teaching location Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane / Wheatley Campus Course length Full time: 12 months Part time: 2 years Why choose this course? Employability: Graduates have gone on to work in prestigious organisations such as Deloitte and KPMG. Whether you are seeking a career in accounting, finance or a general business career, this programme will give you a deeper understanding of accounting and finance issues and more flexibility in your career choices. On the practical side our Careers Centre offers support in developing your CV and interview skills, and provides regularly updated job vacancy information. Professional accreditation and links: On completion of the course, you will be eligible to apply for up to seven exemptions from the exams of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), a professional qualification recognised worldwide. We have a strong strategic relationship with... [-]

MSc in Business Management (Corporate Social Responsibility)

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years January 2018 United Kingdom Oxford + 1 more

This MSc Business Management (Corporate Social Responsibility) course is focused on your career development. With this master's degree accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA) you will be ready for a successful international career with a commercial or not-for-profit organisation. [+]

This MSc Business Management (Corporate Social Responsibility) course is focused on your career development. With this master's degree accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA) you will be ready for a successful international career with a commercial or not-for-profit organisation. On this course you will learn to identify, analyse and evaluate a range of business related issues. You will develop suitable responses to these problems and be able to select the most appropriate course of action. The specialism within this degree enables you to focus your studies within the area of corporate social responsibility. Focusing on the corporate social responsibility discipline will prepare you for a range of careers around the themes of sustainability and corporate governance. You will learn to ask underlying ethical questions about business and management, and you'll develop the tools to understand complex problems from a range of socially responsible perspectives. Studying the specialism means you will take corporate social responsibility modules during your MSc degree. Your final degree will be awarded as MSc Business Management (Corporate Social Responsibility). Available start dates January 2018 January 2019 Teaching location Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane / Wheatley Campus Course length Full time: 12 months Part time: 2 years Why choose this course? Employability: You will develop the skills, knowledge and ability to work in a multicultural environment. Our graduates go on to successful international careers with a range of commercial and not-for-profit organisations. We emphasise developing your CV and interview skills through the support of our Careers Centre. Opportunities:... [-]

MSc in Business Management (Entrepreneurship)

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years January 2018 United Kingdom Oxford + 1 more

This MSc Business Management (Entrepreneurship) course is focused on your career. With this master's degree accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA) you will be ready for a successful international career with a commercial or not-for-profit organisation. [+]

This MSc Business Management (Entrepreneurship) course is focused on your career. With this master's degree accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA) you will be ready for a successful international career with a commercial or not-for-profit organisation. On this course you will learn to identify, analyse and evaluate a range of business related issues. You will develop suitable responses to these problems and be able to select the most appropriate course of action. The specialism within this degree enables you to focus your studies within the area of Entrepreneurship. Enterprise and entrepreneurship are recognised as being vital to the development of the modern economy - both in terms of new business start-ups and as part of managing and growing existing organisations. On this specialism you will take specialised Entrepreneurship modules. You will learn how enterprise and entrepreneurship are as important for large organisations as they are for smaller ones. Your final degree will be awarded as MSc Business Management (Entrepreneurship). Available start dates September 2017 January 2018 September 2018 Teaching location Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane / Wheatley Campus Course length Full time: 12 months Part time: 2 years Why choose this course? Employability: You will develop the skills, knowledge and ability to work in a multicultural environment. Our graduates go on to successful international careers with a range of commercial and not-for-profit organisations. We emphasise developing your CV and interview skills through the support of our Careers Centre. Opportunities: We provide you with new experiences and the chance to really... [-]

MSc in Business Management (Human Resource Management)

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2017 United Kingdom Oxford + 1 more

This MSc Business Management (Human Resource Management) course is is focused on your career. With this master's degree accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA) you will be ready for a successful international career with a commercial or not-for-profit organisation. [+]

This MSc Business Management (Human Resource Management) course is is focused on your career. With this master's degree accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA) you will be ready for a successful international career with a commercial or not-for-profit organisation. On this course you will learn to identify, analyse and evaluate a range of business related issues. You will develop suitable responses to these problems and be able to select the most appropriate course of action. Employers look for graduates who have the ability to manage people. They know that with rising competition within the global workplace the decisions managers have to make about employees have significant impact on the organisation's performance. This specialism enables you to focus your studies within the area of Human Resource Management (HRM). You will take two specialised HRM modules during your master's degree, gaining an understanding of the contemporary HRM issues within the organisation. Your final degree will be awarded as MSc Business Management (Human Resource Management). Available start dates September 2017 September 2018 Teaching location Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane / Wheatley Campus Course length Full time: 12 months Part time: 2 years Why choose this course? Employability: You will develop the skills, knowledge and ability to work in a multicultural environment. Our graduates go on to successful international careers with a range of commercial and not-for-profit organisations. We emphasise developing your CV and interview skills through the support of our Careers Centre. Opportunities: We provide you with new experiences and the chance to... [-]

MSc in Business Management (Marketing)

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years January 2018 United Kingdom Oxford + 1 more

This MSc Business Management (Marketing) course is focused on your career. With this master's degree accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA) you will be ready for a successful international career with a commercial or not-for-profit organisation. [+]

This MSc Business Management (Marketing) course is focused on your career. With this master's degree accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA) you will be ready for a successful international career with a commercial or not-for-profit organisation. On this course you will learn to identify, analyse and evaluate a range of business related issues. You will develop suitable responses to these problems and be able to select the most appropriate course of action. This specialism enables you to focus your studies within the area of Marketing. Focusing on the marketing discipline will prepare you for a range of careers. These include product and brand management, market analysis and research, customer relationship and services management, direct marketing, digital marketing, public relations, media and advertising. Studying the Marketing specialism means you will take several Marketing focused modules and your final degree will be awarded as MSc Business Management (Marketing). Available start dates September 2017 January 2018 September 2018 Teaching location Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane / Wheatley Campus Course length Full time: 12 months Part time: 2 years Why choose this course? Employability: You will develop the skills, knowledge and ability to work in a multicultural environment. Our graduates go on to successful international careers with a range of commercial and not-for-profit organisations. We emphasise developing your CV and interview skills through the support of our Careers Centre. Opportunities: We provide you with new experiences and the chance to really interact with industry. You will have the opportunity to go on an optional... [-]

MSc in Digital Marketing

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2017 United Kingdom Oxford + 1 more

The MSc in Digital Marketing enables you to specialise in planning and applying digital marketing strategies. You will develop a strong foundation in marketing theory and practice, combined with a specialist perspective on digital marketing and how it integrates into an overall marketing framework. [+]

The MSc in Digital Marketing enables you to specialise in planning and applying digital marketing strategies. You will develop a strong foundation in marketing theory and practice, combined with a specialist perspective on digital marketing and how it integrates into an overall marketing framework. You have the choice of taking a 8 month work placement or a work-based project instead of a dissertation. By gaining this professional experience you will be well prepared for your future career. Your individual employment prospects will be enhanced through knowledge of marketing and digital marketing theory and practice. In addition, you will have the opportunity to sit the Institute for Direct and Digital Marketing (IDM) Certificate level exam. IDM student members also benefit from digitally focused job opportunities available through the IDM’s digital hub. The current fast-changing media and technology environment presents many challenges to marketers. You will develop the skills to analyse complex marketing situations in the digital environment, and reach decisions on solutions and actions. You will acquire the specialist digital marketing knowledge needed to understand and create digital marketing solutions, preparing you for a number of marketing roles including Digital Marketing Analyst, Social Media Manager, Communities and Social Media Specialist. Available start dates September 2017 January 2018 September 2018 Teaching location Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane / Wheatley Campus Course length Full time: MSc: 12 months or ​17​ months in sandwich mode (to include a full time paid work placement and related project report) Part time: MSc: 24 months for UK and... [-]

MSc in International Business Economics

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2017 United Kingdom Oxford + 1 more

The MSc in International Business Economics enables you to study a combination of business and economic subjects. You will develop the ability to understand causal relationships between various economic variables, critically evaluate the strategic decision-making process in business, and have an insight into global business policy issues. [+]

The MSc in International Business Economics enables you to study a combination of business and economic subjects. You will develop the ability to understand causal relationships between various economic variables, critically evaluate the strategic decision-making process in business, and have an insight into global business policy issues. This course aims to provide you with the quantitative and economic analysis skills to understand underlying economic principles and gain insight into the way institutions and business practices operate in an international context. There are excellent employment prospects for economists with these skills in business and finance, government agencies and management consultancy. Available start dates September 2017 September 2018 Teaching location Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane / Wheatley Campus Course length Full time: 12 months Part time: 2 years Why choose this course? Programme focus: This programme is designed for those who have not formally studied for a degree in economics or business who would like to increase their understanding in both those subjects. However, the programme will equally appeal to you if you have a general background in economics, business and management studies and want to specialise further in international business and financial economics. Employability: In an increasingly competitive job market, a globally focused qualification such as the MSc in International Business and Economics is highly desirable. This programme provides you with the quantitative skills and economic analysis skills, together with a multicultural learning environment in order to prepare you for a career as a professional business analyst or manager in the private... [-]

MSc in International Events Management

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years August 2018 United Kingdom Oxford + 1 more

The MSc International Events Management welcomes students from a range of academic subject areas as well as those with some events management experience who wish to broaden their expertise. By working closely with our Research Centre for International Tourism and Events Management, you will explore recent research and the challenges within the sector to help develop your potential to become a leader within the events sector. [+]

The MSc International Events Management welcomes students from a range of academic subject areas as well as those with some events management experience who wish to broaden their expertise. By working closely with our Research Centre for International Tourism and Events Management, you will explore recent research and the challenges within the sector to help develop your potential to become a leader within the events sector. You will gain a strong foundation in events management and apply theory to practice by engaging in practical events management. Through live case-studies and being immersed in real event design and delivery, you will experience an innovative and creative approach to your learning. Through continuous Professional Development you will develop core skills essential to increase your employability. You have the opportunity to complete an 8-month paid work placement in an events marketing role or you can complete a dissertation or client project. You will gain a wealth of knowledge in contemporary events management including: event design, planning, delivery and working with key stakeholders the core principles of events marketing including digital marketing and marketing analysis finance and accounting for business leadership in an international context develop decision-making skills to devise marketing plans and communications. Available start dates September 2017 / September 2018 Teaching location Headington Campus / Wheatley Campus Course length Full time: Full time: 12 months or 17 months in sandwich mode (to include a full time paid work placement and related project report) Part time: Part time: 24 months for UK and... [-]

MSc in International Events Marketing

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years August 2018 United Kingdom Oxford + 1 more

The MSc International Events Marketing welcomes students new to marketing and events and those with some events and marketing experience who wish to specialise or broaden their expertise. Working closely with our Research Centre for International Tourism and Events Management, you will explore recent research and the challenges within the sector to help develop your potential to become a leader within the events sector. [+]

The MSc International Events Marketing welcomes students new to marketing and events and those with some events and marketing experience who wish to specialise or broaden their expertise. Working closely with our Research Centre for International Tourism and Events Management, you will explore recent research and the challenges within the sector to help develop your potential to become a leader within the events sector. You will gain a strong foundation in marketing theory and practice and its relevance and application within an events context. With live case-studies, simulations and skills workshops we encourage an innovative and creative approach to your learning. We place emphasis on theory and practice and the development of core employability skills. You have the opportunity of an 8-month paid work placement in an events marketing role or you can complete either a dissertation or client project. You will gain a wealth of knowledge in events marketing including: the core principles of events marketing contemporary issues, challenges and research in the events sector customer behaviours and expectations, and the variety of channels used to interact with customers, thereby developing a customer-centric stance analysing marketing data devising marketing strategy for global brands and organisations developing the decision-making skills and rationale to devise marketing plans and communications. Available start dates September 2017 / September 2018 Teaching location Headington Campus / Wheatley Campus Course length Full time: 12 months or 17 months in sandwich mode (to include a full-time paid work placement and related project report) Part time: 24 months... [-]

MSc in International Luxury Marketing

Campus Full time Part time 12 - 24 months January 2018 United Kingdom Oxford + 1 more

Our MSc International Luxury Marketing course enables you to learn about planning and applying luxury marketing management strategies within a framework of international marketing. You will approach luxury marketing and its business challenges from a very international perspective. [+]

Our MSc International Luxury Marketing course enables you to learn about planning and applying luxury marketing management strategies within a framework of international marketing. You will approach luxury marketing and its business challenges from a very international perspective. The course integrates academic and practical knowledge with practical case studies and live scenarios and you learn to assess situations from financial, commercial and cultural standpoints, to reach decisions on solutions and actions. You have the choice of taking a 8 month work placement or a work-based project instead of a dissertation. By gaining this professional experience you will be well prepared for your future career. With specialist modules in luxury businesses you develop marketing strategies in a luxury context and develop and understand how building customer trust and champion luxury brands is critical. You will gain the insights and critical skills to make decisions about the operational and strategic business activities of luxury brands and their distribution channels in a range of international business environments. Graduates will be well placed to be employed in marketing roles throughout the world in luxury sectors such as jewellery, fashion, tourism, fine wine, spirits and prestige cars. These positions are not confined to in-house marketing management, but also can be in media, digital, brand and communications agencies, in particular those specialising in the luxury marketplace. Available start dates September 2017 January 2018 September 2018 Teaching location Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane / Wheatley Campus Course length Full time: MSc: 12 months or 17-20 months in sandwich... [-]

MSc in International Management (Human Resource Management)

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years August 2018 United Kingdom Oxford + 1 more

On the MSc International Management (Human Resource Management) course you will develop an understanding of a range of global businesses, their operations, and the cultural differences you will meet in the practice of international management. [+]

On the MSc International Management (Human Resource Management) course you will develop an understanding of a range of global businesses, their operations, and the cultural differences you will meet in the practice of international management. You will study the various business functions, such as marketing, finance and strategy, taking into account global environmental factors (economic, political and social) in which international organisations operate. You will also develop a specialism in key areas of Human Resource Management; the business function which many would argue is the most important in the sense that it delivers to the organisation the human resource without which nothing would be achieved. One of the big differences on this course is the focus on acquiring the skills you will need to work in international organisations. You will learn about a range of international organisations and develop your general management skills and intercultural management skills. You will develop your specific Human Resources Management skills in this same international context. You will gain practical experience by working on a live consultancy project for a commercial or not-for-profit organisation and have the opportunity to take part in field trips to study organisations in other countries. With this master's degree, graduates go on to successful international careers with a range of commercial and not-for-profit organisations around the world. Available start dates September 2017 Teaching location Headington Campus / Wheatley Campus Course length Full time: 12 months Part time: 24 months Why choose this course? Employability: You will develop the skills, knowledge... [-]

MSc in Marketing and Brand Management

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years January 2018 United Kingdom Oxford + 1 more

The MSc Marketing and Brand Management focuses on planning and applying brand management strategies. You will learn about the importance of brand management within an overall framework of marketing and business management. [+]

The MSc Marketing and Brand Management focuses on planning and applying brand management strategies. You will learn about the importance of brand management within an overall framework of marketing and business management. On this course you have the choice of taking a 8 month work placement or a work-based project instead of a dissertation. By gaining this professional experience you will be well equipped for your future career. You will develop a strong foundation in marketing theory and practice, combined with a specialist perspective on brand management, including brand values and a wide range of related communication channels. This course will prepare you to work for a branding or marketing agency or for a marketing, branding or communications department within an organisation. With practical case studies and live scenarios, you will apply brand management theory and analyse and critique what makes a successful brand. You will enhance your employment and future career prospects, through developing your knowledge of marketing and brand management theory and how it is applied in practice. Available start dates September 2017 January 2018 September 2018 Teaching location Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane / Wheatley Campus Course length Full time: MSc: 12 months or 17-20 months in sandwich mode (​to include a full time paid work placement and related project report​ ​(January ​start - 20 months​ total course length, September​ start - 17 months​ total course length​) Part time: MSc: 24 months for UK and EU students (teaching normally structured to provide one whole day or two half... [-]

MSc International Management (September Start)

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2017 United Kingdom Oxford + 1 more

On the MSc International Management course you will develop an understanding of a range of global businesses, their operations and the cultural differences of international management. You will study the various business functions, such as marketing, finance and strategy, taking in to account global environmental factors (economic, political and social) in which international organisations operate. [+]

On the MSc International Management course you will develop an understanding of a range of global businesses, their operations and the cultural differences of international management. You will study the various business functions, such as marketing, finance and strategy, taking in to account global environmental factors (economic, political and social) in which international organisations operate. One of the big differences on this course is the focus on acquiring the skills you will need to work in international organisations. You will learn about a range of international organisations and develop your general management skills and intercultural management skills. You will gain practical experience by working on a live consultancy project for a commercial or not-for-profit organisation and have the opportunity to take part in field trips to study organisations in other countries. With this master's degree, graduates go on to successful international careers with a range of commercial and not-for-profit organisations around the world. Available start dates September 2017 September 2018 Teaching location Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane / Wheatley Campus Course length Full time: 12 months Part time: 2 years Why choose this course? Employability: You will develop the skills, knowledge and ability to work in a multicultural environment. You will gain practical experience by working on a live international consultancy project for a commercial or not-for-profit organisation and have the opportunity to make field trips to study organisations in other countries. Teaching and Learning: We have a track record of excellence in teaching, learning and research and you will be... [-]

MSc International Management and International Relations (September Start)

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2017 United Kingdom Oxford + 1 more

On this unique master's degree you will develop your international management skills. You will do this alongside the study of international relations and the current economic, political and social situation. [+]

On this unique master's degree you will develop your international management skills. You will do this alongside the study of international relations and the current economic, political and social situation. This will increase your understanding of the global environment in which the business, government and non-governmental organisation (NGO) sectors function. This course is ideal if you are looking to work within a policy development role, to become a manager in the business, government or NGO sectors or are seeking to study further. Available start dates September 2017 September 2018 Teaching location Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane / Wheatley Campus Course length Full time: 12 months Part time: 2 years Why choose this course? Employability: You will develop an understanding of decision making and business communications in different cultural environments around the world, providing a base from which to develop an internationally-focused career.You will also gain practical experience by working on a live international consultancy project for a commercial or not-for-profit organisation. You will have the opportunity to go on field trips to study organisations in other countries. The International Relations Department provides specialised training in the key theories and concepts of advanced International Relations, including the application of these to real world cases and issues. Their teaching covers the central foundations of the contemporary study of International Relations which has now grown beyond the traditional concern with inter-state relations. Teaching and Learning: Oxford Brookes University Business School offers a great environment for studying International Management and International Relations. We have a... [-]

MSc International Trade and Logistics (September Start)

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2017 United Kingdom Oxford + 1 more

In 2014 about a third of all the goods and services produced were traded internationally (WTO International Trade Statistics 2015). International trade is a powerful driver for growth and rising living standards, especially in the developing world, whilst representing a significant part of GDP in most developed countries. [+]

In 2014 about a third of all the goods and services produced were traded internationally (WTO International Trade Statistics 2015). International trade is a powerful driver for growth and rising living standards, especially in the developing world, whilst representing a significant part of GDP in most developed countries. On this programme you will learn how international trade and logistics affect our lives and world prosperity. International trade is the exchange of capital, goods and services across international borders. Countries specialise in exporting those products and services which they can produce most efficiently and import those where they are less efficient. Logistics is about managing the activities along a supply chain, from procuring materials to delivering finished goods that satisfy customer orders. Effective logistics and supply chain management are therefore the key enablers of international trade. The MSc International Trade & Logistics (accredited by the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport) links these two elements of business and provides an introduction to the management and operational knowledge necessary to trade successfully in international markets. The programme is designed for wide range of participants looking to take on senior roles in organisations which trade internationally. Available start dates September 2017 September 2018 Teaching location Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane / Wheatley Campus Course length Full time: 12 months Part time: 2 years Why choose this course? Employability: You will develop the skills, knowledge and ability to work in a multicultural environment. Our graduates go on to successful international careers with a range of... [-]

MSc Marketing (September Start)

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2017 United Kingdom Oxford + 1 more

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

The MSc Marketing gives you a strong foundation in marketing theory and practice. With live case-studies, consultancy projects and skills workshops we encourage an innovative and creative approach to your learning. You will combine theory and practice to develop the key transferable skills that employers are looking for. You also have the opportunity of an 8 month paid work placement in a marketing role or you can complete either a dissertation or work-based project. We aim to and give you a wealth of knowledge in marketing management so you gain an understanding of: customer behaviours and expectations, and the variety of channels used to interact with customers analysing marketing data devising marketing strategy for global brands and organisations We help you develop the decision-making skills and rationale to devise marketing plans and communications. With a range of specialist modules to choose from you can develop an area of marketing expertise, giving you even further career options. Available start dates September 2017 January 2018 September 2018 Teaching location Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane / Wheatley Campus Course length Full time: MSc: 12 months or 17-20 months in sandwich mode (​to include a full time paid work placement and related project report​ ​(January ​start - 20 months​ total course length, September​ start - 17 months​ total course length​) Part time: MSc: 24 months for UK and EU students (teaching normally structured to provide one whole day or two half days each week in the semester) Why choose this course? Employability: Develop academically and... [-]

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