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Course overview

Our course will help you to achieve your management aspirations by being relevant to the modern work environment. We combine academic study with workplace application, so you will get lots of opportunities to understand how to manage, and make management decisions, in the real world.

Duration
1 year

Why Study Management with us?

Extensive use of case studies will give you the chance to develop valuable skills and understanding that will provide you with a strategic appreciation of the many facets of management. Our tutors encourage discussion in class, so that you can gradually learn to form, express and defend your own opinions.

Modules have been carefully designed to provide you with a relevant set of 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.

Queen's Park Campus, Chester

Only minutes from Chester’s historic city centre, and nestled alongside the banks of the River Dee, Queen’s Park Campus offers a unique and unforgettable learning experience at the University of Chester Business School.

Most recently a bank, it was once the historical Western Command headquarters for the Army during World War Two, making this a fitting location for leaders of the future to flourish.

Over £1.8 million has been invested in the learning facilities at Queen’s Park Campus. On-site facilities include: a dedicated business library with group study spaces, learning pods for quiet study, two 250-seat lecture theatres, high-quality computer suites, and a dedicated Student Development Room.

The campus also has fantastic catering, including a cafeteria with a Starbucks ‘grab-and-go’ counter and bring your own food area. There are areas for students to socialise outside the building, with access to riverside walks and the Meadows.

The student accommodation and the facilities of Parkgate Road Campus, Chester, are also within walking distance or a short bus ride.

Not only an academic site, this campus also operates as a much sought after corporate hub for a wide range of partners from the public and private sector. This gives you plenty of opportunity to network with likeminded people and potential future employers on a regular basis.

Chester

From its beginnings as a Roman fortress 2,000 years ago, Chester has managed to retain its unique character whilst offering everything that you would expect from a modern city today, as it becomes "a must-see European destination".

The City of Chester is a vibrant mix of cafes, shops and ancient walls, rows and architectural and archaeological features. The City is home to all-year-round arts festivals, events, exhibitions and street entertainment, including the famous Chester Races, the Rowing Regatta and the internationally acclaimed Chester Zoo.

Postgraduate Admissions

Open Days 2017

Visit us at an Open Day and find out what it’s really like to study at the University of Chester.

Chester Dates

  • Saturday 14th October (PGCE’s and Education Master’s only)

Warrington Dates

  • Thursday 15th June
    (Open Evening)
  • Saturday 21st October
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