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MSc courses in the School of Management


As one of the UK’s best business schools, we know all about ambition. We can help you use your self-belief to achieve your career goals.

We understand that your MSc is an investment in your future. With our calendar of extracurricular activities and events, you’ll learn so much more than management. Find out more about a typical MSc year.

Our master's courses

We offer a range of master’s courses, from a general management course to specialised options.

Get business ready

We provide career support and practical business experience to prepare you for the working world.

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Our MSc courses are a stepping stone for your career. You’ll receive personalised career support from our dedicated careers team and gain practical business experience. Our aim is to get you ready for the next step of your professional journey.

The focus on business starts from day one. You’ll interact with our Corporate Partners and learn what they look for in recruits. We have a network of over 380 companies across a range of industries.

Through company engagement, team challenges, internships and our Practice Track you will have many chances to work with leading organisations. The Practice Track, our practical dissertation alternative, is available on five of our Master’s courses. Working with a Corporate Partner, you will solve a real business issue. Five of our courses offer the chance to do a summer internship, a real job with a partner company. We want to provide you with hands-on experiences that prepare you for the working world.

Leading experts teach our courses, which are influenced by the latest research. Industry-relevant course content will broaden your business knowledge.

Funding and scholarships

Funding and scholarship opportunities for full-time master's courses starting in 2024.

We have over 50 scholarships of varying amounts available to offer holders from the UK, Europe and Overseas.

Take your MSc further with our Professional Development Programme

Our Professional Development Programme (PDP) runs throughout the year. We've designed PDP to let you take your master's course further. Through a series of optional activities, you'll work with employers and develop skills they look for.

Taking part in PDP can lead to the Bath Professional Development Award. This recognises your skills development and achievements during your studies at Bath.

Find out more about PDP and our optional projects and activities
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Alumni voices: Lawrence

'Bath definitely stands out: it’s the top teaching and the people were great.'

Meet MSc in Management graduate Lawrence (2015). Here Lawrence tells us how his MSc gave him the foundation in finance he needed for his career. He also explains how Bath’s top sports facilities helped him train for the Olympics.

More alumni voices


Our MSc Team and current students discuss the support available for master's students in the School of Management.

A beautiful city

Make the most out of your year at Bath.

Bath is a vibrant city with an emerging business hub. It is the second safest city for students in England and Wales. It’s a great place to live, learn and work.

On campus, you will have access to our £30 million Sports Training Village, classes and workshops at The Edge Arts Centre and study areas.

The historic city of Bath has something for everyone.

Innovation and growth

Study with us and you’ll find exciting opportunities all around you. The South West of England is a growing centre for innovation and one of the leading areas in the UK for technology businesses. The area has strong and established sectors in advanced engineering, high technology, creative/digital media and low carbon.


Bath’s location makes it easy to get where you want to be. Bristol Airport (serving over 100 destinations) is under 20 miles away. Bath Spa station is on the main line between Bristol and London Paddington. It can be reached from the North and South via Bristol Temple Meads. Find out more about travelling to and from Bath.


The Student Accommodation team are on hand to help you, whether you want University-managed or privately-managed accommodation. Find out about accommodation options. You can also watch a video explaining postgraduate accommodation at the University.

Meet our community

Think you know the business school ‘type’? Think again.

A degree from the School of Management gives you more than just an academic qualification. We provide academic, employability and wellbeing support to make you the best you can be. We welcome everyone who steps through our doors and help them to feel part of our community.

Hear from students, staff and alumni who found their way at Bath
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Our rankings

Our courses regularly rank amongst the best in the UK and worldwide.

Contact us

Ask us a question about our courses or how to apply.

If you have any questions about our MSc courses, fill out our contact form and we’ll get back to you as soon as we can.

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