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Pre-Master's in Business, Management & Marketing

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Study mode

Full time


12 weeks

Start date


Key information

Qualification type

Pre-masters Programme

Subject areas

Preparatory Courses Business & Management Studies Teaching / Training Marketing

Course type


Course Summary

About this route

The Pre-Master's in Business, Management & Marketing will refresh your subject knowledge and improve your English language skills, preparing you for your postgraduate degree at the University of Huddersfield’s Business School.

The Pre-Master's programme is specially designed to prepare ambitious international students with the skills and understanding needed to succeed in a postgraduate degree at Huddersfield. With a postgraduate degree, you can improve your career opportunities and salary potential, and even change career direction after completing your undergraduate degree.

This programme consists of twenty hours of teaching time per week, taught over a single semester with a choice of modules, all taught on the University campus.

Why study Business, Management & Marketing?

  • Develop not just your subject knowledge, but your employability skills too, with our integrated CareerAhead activities
  • Engage with University departments and local businesses before you progress on to your Master’s degree
  • Gain practical experience with the Huddersfield Business School Placement Unit, which won Best University Placement Service at the NUE awards in 2017.


  • Economics and Financial Analysis
  • Academic English Skills (AES)
  • Research and Quantitative Methods
  • Strategic and Operations Management

Subject pathways

To fully prepare for your postgraduate degree at Huddersfield, you will choose to focus on a specific subject pathway. You can choose between:

  • Business & Management
  • International Business
  • Marketing

Progress to Huddersfield

This programme can lead to one of the postgraduate degrees listed below (subject to meeting the grades outlined). These degrees are subject to change.

  • Accountancy and Finance MSc
  • Banking and Finance MSc
  • Business Intelligence and Analytics MSc
  • Digital Marketing MSc
  • Direct Marketing MSc
  • Economics MSc
  • Finance MSc etc.


The aim of this module is to further develop your skills in the methods and techniques of research and the ability to write a substantive piece of academic work. You will be introduced to a variety of sources relevant to your specialist subject area and will consider the application and limitation of techniques for understanding and interpreting qualitative and quantitative data. The module will also cover common mathematical techniques for managerial decision-making used in many business environments. On completing this module you will be able to demonstrate the practical application of research and quantitative methods to solve a realistic business problem and present their findings effectively.

Tuition fees

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Entry requirements

Successful completion, with appropriate grades, of a university or college degree, or equivalent