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Leadership and Management Practice (Senior Leader Masters Degree Apprenticeship)

Leadership and Management Practice (Senior Leader Masters Degree Apprenticeship)

Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Management Skills (Specific)

Course type


Course Summary

This LJMU Degree Apprenticeship has been designed with the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) to meet employer-training needs for middle managers and leaders.

  • Study on a course that follows the Masters-level degree apprenticeship standard
  • Opt for a workplace evaluation to enable LJMU to assess training requirements in your organisation
  • Develop a training package bespoke to your organisational training needs
  • Start your studies in September or January
  • Benefit from course content and teaching informed by proprietary business research and academics’ close links to business
  • Join a community comprising your employer, peers, the Liverpool Business School and participating organisations

This programme offers an alternative management training option to an MBA. It is aimed at middle managers who may then go on to progress to senior management roles in the future. It focuses on the practice of leadership and management as opposed to the MBA which seeks to understand the functions of business.

The programme is personalised to individuals and customised for businesses so that they can apply the necessary management practices to ensure that:

  • learning results in improved workplace performance
  • skills are practiced and knowledge applied
  • time away from work is kept to a minimum with learning happening in the workplace

Different course options

Study mode

Part time


2 years

Start date



Finance and Decision Making - Core
Business Process Excellence - Core
Leadership and Strategic Performance - Core
Leadership, Engagement and People Performance - Core
Strategic Business Consultancy Project - Core
Digital Business Innovation - Core
Research Strategies for Practitioners - Core
Leading Change for Sustainable Futures - Core
Marketing Context and Relationship Management - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

To be confirmed.

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

Please contact university and ask about this fee

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

You will need: a minimum 2:2 honours degree or equivalent or a professional qualification recognised as equivalent to the above Additional information IELTS 6.0 (minimum 5.5 in each component) RPL is accepted on this programme Non-standard applications will be considered on individual merit If you have any specific queries, please contact

University information

Founded in 1823, Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) is ranked in the top 600 higher education institutions in the world (THE World University Ranking 2017/18) and attracts staff and students from over 100 countries. A host of taught courses and research opportunities are available across LJMU’s five faculties: Arts, Professional and Social Studies Education, Health and Community Engineering and Technology Science Liverpool...more

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