Develop a variety of transferable and subject-specific skills on our MSc Business and Management postgraduate degree course. This innovative programme encompasses a wide range of thought-provoking and challenging topics including financial decision-making, economics for managers, research methods and more.
The course also gives students the opportunity to undertake independent research and produce a 40-credit Business and Management Research Report.
Why study this subject?
Created and delivered by subject experts, this 100% online programme will teach you how to appraise and examine technological skills and research methods to make ethical and effective management decisions. You will also discover how to critically analyse in-depth complex managerial issues innovatively and systematically. The course will also help you to develop the ability to evaluate the theoretical underpinnings and principles of strategy, management, marketing, HRM, finance and other disciplines within industry sectors.
The financial modules on this combined programme also develop your abilities further, improving your knowledge of financial management theories, techniques and models in an organisational context. You’ll also develop the ability to assess how the financial management environment influences an organisation’s strategic position.
We are dedicated to improving employability amongst our graduates. Our online courses give you the opportunity to improve your career prospects and earning potential with a mix of key skills that are directly transferable to the workplace.
Achieving this MSc Business with Finance will demonstrate your knowledge and commitment to future employers. Whether you’re looking to move into management, or looking for a career change, this MSc will give you the skills you need to succeed in almost any organisation. The wide range of business and finance skills that you’ll develop will be complemented by the transferable skills that you will also build upon throughout the course.
These include, but are not limited to, critical-thinking skills, research, strategy evaluation, communication and information collection skills.
At University of Essex Online, we believe that everyone should be able to access education. That’s why we take both academic and work-based experience into account when deciding if a student is eligible for a course.
All of our potential students are assessed individually by a dedicated admissions team who will determine whether they are right for either our academic or open entry route onto our MSc Business with Finance.
Why study with University of Essex Online?
University of Essex Online offers undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses online to both UK and international students, combining the highest-quality student support with the latest online technology. With regular start dates, quality teaching and affordable fees, it’s no surprise that we received a score of 93% for overall student satisfaction in the 2017 National Student Survey (NSS).
We pride ourselves on our dedicated student support, high-quality teaching provisions and the excellent reputation of our qualifications.
Our fees are the same for all students, and anyone will receive a 10% discount if they pay the annual tuition or course fee payment up-front. Postgraduate students who are UK or EU nationals living in England are also eligible for a government-backed student loan.