We are one of the youngest universities in the UK but we are already leading the way in adding value to society, which we call social impact. We have won multiple awards for our work in this area, among others, but what matters the most to us is ensuring that our students and graduates have the opportunity to make their mark on the world too. That’s why we were the first university in the UK to be named as a Changemaker Campus in 2012.
We offer a wide range of management programmes, providing graduates with the skills and knowledge fit for a career within business. The modules that are compulsory ensure that you have a good foundation within the subject, in the remaining years, some of your modules will be chosen by you; allowing you to select modules according to your own interests.
Our Management programmes integrate business issues with the management of people and projects, helping you apply your learning to real life scenarios.
Undergraduate Management and Logistics Programmes
BA International Logistics and Trade Finance Top Up will equip you with the knowledge and skills required to become effective logistics and supply chain managers and supervisors. You will learn to evaluate factors shaping the trading environment, and will produce a project on an issue of particular interest.
- BA Leadership and Management (*Subject to validation for September 2020 entry)
This vocationally-oriented course is designed to balance your intellectual skills and the needs of employers. As part of your degree, you are given the opportunity to work in a social enterprise – either an enterprise you set up with our support, or an existing enterprise. The course develops your management skills alongside an understanding of management theory, principles and practice.
BSc Project Management Top Up covers a range of project and application areas to showcase the most effective methods of project initiation, planning, execution and close-out. The course content incorporates world-wide best practice from leading professional set of standards such as Project Management Institute, Association for Project Management and PRINCE 2.0.
Popular combinations taken with Management are: Sports Studies, Business Entrepreneurship, Human Resource Management or Advertising.
- Risk Management Joint Honours (*Subject to validation for September 2020 entry)
Postgraduate Management and Logistics Programmes
Whether you intend to specialise in Logistics or Supply Chain Management as a career, or enter general management, this programme will equip you with a deep and systematic understanding of the technology, staff, infrastructure and operational processes that define this important business sector.
MSc Project Management (Non-Placement) is designed to address the growing complexity of projects and incorporates key project management tools and techniques. You will gain an understanding of the core competencies required by project managers to drive projects to a successful conclusion. You will have the opportunity to gain professional qualifications in PRINCE2 Foundation, PRINCE2 Practitioner and Agile Project Management Foundation.
The industry placement enables you to develop your skills and knowledge in a real-world work environment, whilst completing an applied research project.
MSc Strategic Technology Management offers you the opportunity to examine emerging technologies, strategic theories and practices in assessing Information Systems, Logistical Systems, and critical issues in Project Management within context.
Our brand new £330 million campus.
- Designed to adapt to 21st century teaching.
- Full range of integrated learning environments.
- 24/7 library and learning zone.
- Low environmental impact.