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Postgraduate Pathway in Business and Management

A member of the Association of Business Schools, the School of Management and Social Sciences aims to provide high quality, vocationally-centred education throughout its portfolio of undergraduate, postgraduate and professional courses by combining the best in traditional academic rigour with the high level skills development essential to successful graduate employment. The School is committed both to the personal development and enhancement of it students and to addressing the local, regional and national development needs of business with the staff facilitating knowledge exchange between the School and the wider business community.

The School of Management and Social Sciences at St Mary's scored 91% for Overall Satisfaction in the 2016 National Student Survey and was rated 90% for teaching satisfaction, with 94% of students agreeing that staff are good at explaining things.

Postgraduate Pathway

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Stage 1Stage 2
Master’s Degree

£8,445 (One semester
£11,405 (Two semesters)


* NB. All stated St. Mary’s University fees are a guide only and are subject to change on an annual basis.

Stage 1: Pre-master’s 

1-semester option

  • Study Skills and Communication module
  • Critical Thinking for Postgraduate Study
  • Research Methods for Postgraduate Study

2-semester option additional modules

  • Business Economics
  • ICT Skills for PG Study
  • Management PG

Stage 2: Master’s Degree

See information about your chosen degree below.

Successful completion of this pathway will lead to one of the following awards from St Mary’s University:

  • MA Charity Management
  • MSc International Business Management

*All courses are subject to approval


Stage 1: One or two semesters
Stage 2: Three semesters


Stage 1: January, May and September 
Stage 2: September

Study Location

St Mary’s University
60 Waldegrave Road
TW11 8GT

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Undergraduate Programmes

University Foundation in Business, Management, Marketing and Tourism
University Foundation in Creative Media and Humanities
University Foundation in Law and Social Science
University Foundation in Science and Health
University Foundation in Sport and Exercise Science

Postgraduate Programmes

Premaster’s leading to Creative Media and Humanities
Premaster’s in Business and Management
Premaster’s leading to Science and Health
Premaster’s leading to Sport and Exercise Science
Premasters leading to Law