University of Chester - Management MSc / PGDip

University of Chester

Management MSc / PGDip

As a new a manager starting your career, this course aims to help you develop your skills, knowledge and competencies in managing the different opportunities and challenges caused by internal and external changes faced by organisations. This will enable you to effectively contribute to the success of the business.

Why study this course with us?

Our course will help you to achieve your management aspirations by being relevant to the modern business. The combination of academic study with workplace application provides many opportunities to better understand how to manage and make management decisions that impact on the organisation’s success.

Our tutors encourage class discussions, helping you to learn to build, express and defend your own informed thoughts. Our modules have been carefully designed to provide you with relevant skills, knowledge and understanding that will enable you to perform successfully, and this course has the potential to offer you a springboard to a new career.

In association with the course, there are opportunities for you to apply for an internship.

Entry Requirements

  • Honours Degree in Accounting, Business and Finance related degree with a 2:2 or above.  

  • IELTS 


    6.5 (Min 5.5 in each sub-skill)

  • PTE


    65 overall (Min. 59 in each sub-skill)

Career Prospects

The University of Chester's students have pursued diverse careers, including family business, marketing, and finance, and have worked in various industries and not-for-profit sectors. The University's award-winning Careers and Employability service offers various employability-enhancing experiences through the curriculum, employer contact, tailored group sessions, individual information, advice, and guidance. The service is inclusive, impartial, welcoming, informed, and tailored to individual goals, enabling students to develop as individuals and contribute to their communities. It provides access to part-time jobs, extra-curricular workshops, and practical assistance with career planning, including CVs, applications, and mock interviews. Group sessions on career planning are also provided within each course, and students and graduates can access these services free of charge for up to two years after graduation.

Career Opportunities after Completing Management

  • Auditor.
  • Business development manager.
  • Compliance officer.
  • Data analyst.
  • Management consultant.
  • Marketing manager.
  • Mediator.
  • Project manager.

Course Details

Our modules provide insights into industry thinking, including how to view business challenges from different perspectives. This results in a range of innovative creative solutions as well as developing your ability to take a strategic overview of the business direction and implementation of strategy. Building on your capacity for creative thinking, the course seeks to build your understanding of the core areas of business and how they interact and contribute to the success of the business.


Critical Perspectives on Sustainability
Leading Effectively
Management Research Methods
Management Research Project
Managing Innovation
Strategic Financial Management
Understanding and Managing People

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