Management and Finance ()

the United Kingdom

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The award

How long you will study
12 Months

Domestic course fees
GBP 4150

How you will study

Course starts

International course fees
GBP 8475

All study options

About Management and Finance at Aberystwyth University

Scholarships and Bursaries

We value your contribution to SMB Aber. Our scholarships demonstrate our commitment to attracting talent and diversity, in recognition of your unique experience, skills and culture.

We offer four scholarships across our taught Masters programmes. Each scholarship is worth £2,000, awarded on a competitive basis for academic merit.

There is no special application procedure for the scholarships - once we have awarded the places on our programmes, we reassess all the successful application forms against criteria for academic merit. We will write to let you know if you are to be awarded one of our prestigious scholarships.

Course content

Our Masters in Management programmes welcome students from any academic discipline. You will have the opportunity to apply the theoretical principles of business and management, within a practical learning environment. You will have the opportunity to combine the principles of business and management with your own unique interests and subject knowledge gained at undergraduate level. You will have the opportunity to identify, create and negotiate your own application environment according to your professional career aspirations.

The first semester is designed to give you a thorough understanding of the principles in business and management and an understanding of excellence in professional practice. The second semester is characterised by your own selection of elective modules, your own unique application and your own identification of application environments.

Our MSc in Management programmes provide you with the opportunity to study Management either exclusively, or in combination with Finance, Marketing or International Business.

As Core Modules in all programmes, you will be involved in studying all aspects of Management: Human Resource Management, Quantitative Methods, Competitive and Corporate Strategy, Marketing Principles, Financial Accounting for Managers and International Business.

Differentiation of core modules and elective modules across the Management programmes enables you to specialise either exclusively in Management or combine it with a related discipline.

MSc. Management and Finance provides you with further core modules in International Finance Policy and Financial Regulation, Financial Markets and Investment, Corporate Financial Management and International Business: Opportunities and Risks.

Elective Modules include: Small Business Management, Supply Chain Management and Developments in Management Accounting.


At SMB Aber you will achieve your qualification by continuous assessment, presentation of coursework, assignments, reports and dissertation, and by examination.

We are committed to preparing you for all aspects of assessment and you will have the opportunity to demonstrate your skills and abilities within a variety of contexts.

Entry Requirements

To join one of our Management programmes, you will need a good honours degree in any discipline and effective English language skills.

Alternatively, if you are a mature student you will find that we offer flexible, non-graduate entry criteria.

Venue Description

School of Management and Business

SMB Aber has attracted a superb reputation for quality in research, education and cultural experience. We're proud of our reputation and quality credentials, and even more proud of our students who have achieved in every aspect of life.

The personal and professional success of our students is testimony to the quality we offer.

Masters Programmes

With a focused portfolio of postgraduate programmes to choose from you, will find that academic quality and cost-effectiveness are presented in unique combination.

Our Masters programmes offer you a superb opportunity to enhance your professional skills and develop employability, building on your experience and interests developed at undergraduate level.

At SMB Aber, we welcome students from around the world. We welcome students from a wide range of disciplines. We welcome students who can contribute. We welcome students with one common understanding: an aspiration to achieve.

Our Masters programmes are all one year, full time programmes. You will have the opportunity to gain a recognised qualification in a year. You will have the opportunity to benefit from the superb teaching quality and research expertise of our academic staff. You will have the opportunity to contribute to the rich academic dialogue of SMB Aber.

And you will take home a bright and successful future. You will take home your qualification and academic knowledge. You will take home your understanding of excellence in professional practice. You will take home a portfolio of skills including communication, presentation, negotiation, team-building, leadership and language skills. You will take home your ideas and your rich experience of academic and cultural diversity. You will take home the warmth of Welsh culture and many treasured memories.

Our Master programmes will provide you with theoretical aspects of business, management and finance disciplines, delivered through taught seminars and lectures. But your own contribution is unique. You will direct your own learning by practical application of theoretical concepts. You will direct your own learning, according to your particular experience. You will direct your own learning by contribution to small group discussion, seminars and presentations. You will direct your own learning in negotiation with your team members. You will direct your own learning according to your professional career interests.

And we will support you. Your academic tutor will support your academic and skills development. Your personal tutor will support your personal development. Your team members will support your social and cultural development. You will always be supported.

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardHow you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study12 months
    Course startsSeptemberDomestic course feesGBP 4150International course feesGBP 8475

Entry requirements for this course

Contact Aberystwyth University to find course entry requirements.

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