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MSc Business Management (Leadership and Innovation)

MSc Business Management (Leadership and Innovation)

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Study mode

Full time


1 year

Start date


Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Leadership Management Of Change & Innovation Business Studies

Course type


Course Summary

Explore the role of leaders in fostering innovation and creativity in organisations.


Distinctively designed for current as well as aspiring managers, this programme equips students with an approach to management that blends analytical skills and the ability to synthesise innovative solutions to problems and opportunities whilst recognising the importance of the interpersonal elements of modern management.
The programme involves both face to face teaching and online independent learning.
For the award of MSc, all students will complete a dissertation which reflects the topic of either specialism (leadership/innovation).

How you’ll be taught

You’ll learn by a variety of teaching methods including lectures, tutorials and independent study. This is a full-time course and is split up into three trimesters. You can choose to start in either January or September.


Assessments for this course include:

• Report writing
• Case-study assignments
• Oral presentation
• Research proposal
• Examinations
• Dissertation


In recent years, students have come to our MSc courses with degrees from many different disciplines, and have gone on to build careers in a range of industries in the public, private and voluntary/not-for-profit sectors.


Leadership, Strategy and innovation (HRM11119) (20 Credits) - Core
Global Economic Environment & Marketing (SOE11129) (20 Credits) - Core
Organisational Change Management (HRM 11118) (20 Credits) - Core
Sustaining Organisational Performance (SOE11128) (20 Credits) - Core
Research Methods (SOE11131) (20 Credits) - Core
Dissertation (SOE11130) (40 Credits) - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

To be confirmed