Sheffield University Management School, Faculty of Social Sciences
Triple Crown accreditation means we meet the high standards of three of the world's most prestigious accreditation bodies: AMBA, EQUIS and AACSB. This puts us in the top one per cent of business schools worldwide.
We teach business management from a truly global perspective. Our staff and students come from all over the world. And our courses are based on pioneering research into the challenges faced by businesses everywhere.
About the course
Accredited by the Association of MBAs and the Chartered Management Institute
Every organisation needs managers who see the big picture, inspiring leaders who understand every aspect of the business.
This comprehensive course in general management, with an emphasis on understanding and managing complex organisations, equips you with the skills to lead multi-disciplinary teams, at an operational level or in the boardroom.
The course covers all aspects of an organisation's activities, from managing people and finances to strategic planning, operations and marketing.
On the Company Project module, you'll work as part of a team on a real-world problem for a client, working with an external organisation.
We also offer you the chance to spend the summer at another leading university overseas.
This course will take you out of your comfort zone. Commit to it and there's no limit to what you can achieve.
1 year full-time
Minimum 2:1 or an approved professional qualification.
English language requirements
Overall IELTS grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
Fees and funding
How we teach
We'll teach you how to identify opportunities, solve problems and inspire others. Many of our teaching staff are world-class researchers working in policy-relevant areas. Our courses are based on their research.
We bring in guest speakers from business, local government and industry. You can apply to carry out a project with an external organisation as part of your course. We also offer you the chance to spend the summer at another university overseas.
The perfect learning environment
The Management School moved to a newly-refurbished building in 2013. Close to the Students' Union, Sheffield city centre and the Peak District, these high-quality facilities are designed to stimulate study and the exchange of ideas.
Graduates lead successful teams for big brands including Adidas, EDS, National Grid, RBS and Santander.
Triple crown accreditation
The School is Triple Crown accredited, placing it in the top one per cent of business schools globally. Courses are also accredited by EQUIS and AACSB, as well as specialist institutions including the Chartered Management Institute, the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, the British Psychological Society, the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport, the Chartered Institute of Marketing, the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply, and the Institute of Consulting.
If you complete this course you'll qualify for the Chartered Management Institute (CMI)'s Executive Diploma in Management.
You can apply for postgraduate study using our Postgraduate Online Application Form. It is a quick and easy process.
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