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Business with Consulting (MSc)

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Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

26-SEP-22

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Business Consultancy Practice Business Studies Business Interpersonal Skills

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

On the Business with Consulting MSc you will gain a solid foundation in business, while specialising in consulting.

Course Overview

This MSc offers you the opportunity to gain a solid foundation in business, whilst specialising in consulting. You’ll learn from expert academics, as well as industry practitioners from top consulting companies, and build insight and practice with clients and specialists. There is a choice of either the Dissertation or Business in Practice route. If you are considering further academic study (PhD) and you would like the opportunity to research a topic relating to consulting, the dissertation enables you to test and apply the techniques and theories you have gained. If you would like to develop further applied skills and specialist knowledge to suit your career aspirations, you can complete your studies with one additional elective module and our applied Business in Practice module.

Teaching

Students on this MSc will typically receive between 27 and 30 contact hours per module.

Assessment on the course will be comprised of a mix of exams, individual and group work, and tests.

Skills from this degree

  • Get a grounding in business whilst specialising in consulting
  • Tailor your degree to your own interests with our range of optional modules
  • Put your learnings into practice with the applied Business in Practice module
  • Access to dedicated CareersPlus service with specialist careers coaches

Careers

Graduates from these courses have gone on to work for employers including: Accenture, Amazon, Arup, BAE Systems, BNP Paribas, CitiBank, Deloitte, Delphi, European Central Bank, GlaxoSmithKline, IBM, Morgan Stanley, Nielsen, Rolls-Royce, Shell, UBS and Unilever. They have pursued roles such as: actuaries; business and financial project management professionals; chief executives and senior officials; economists, estimators, valuers and assessors, finance and investment analysts and advisers, investment/merchant bankers and taxation experts.

WBS CareersPlus Service

We offer you a comprehensive pre-arrival, student, and alumni careers service. You will have access to one-to-one career guidance appointments, CV checks and tailored mock interviews.

Modules

Research Methodology and Dissertation or Business in Practice - Core
Strategy Analysis and Practice - Core
Developing Consulting Expertise - Core
Current Issues in Leadership - Core
Fundamentals of Economic Behaviour - Core
Introduction to Consulting - Core
Quantitative Methods for Business - Core
Leading and Managing Change - Core
Foundations of Financial and Management Accounting - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)

25,750

International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

For this course (per year)

30,750

Entry requirements

Minimum requirements 2:i undergraduate degree (or equivalent). This course will suit a wide variety of candidates looking to break into business, and we welcome applicants from all academic fields.