Leeds Business School - UK - European Masters
Leeds Business School is based in the multi award-winning Rose Bowl. Our new home was opened in 2009 as the UK's newest purpose-built Business School. Our programmes offer a range of professional body accreditations such as Chartered Institute of Marketing, amongst many others. Leeds is a dynamic international city with over 4,000 international students.
Leeds Business School offers postgraduate and professional education at the heart of the city. In today's economic climate, we understand that it is more important than ever to invest in training and personal development in order to stand out from the crowd. We offer a range of courses to equip you with the skills needed to gain a competitive advantage and to maximise your career opportunities.
We offer a truly international experience, welcoming students from over 50 countries, with particularly high numbers from India, China, as well as from Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam and African nations such as Nigeria. New developments this year include partnerships with a growing number of Turkish universities, which form a consortium supported by YOK (Turkish Higher Education Council), which provides a unique opportunity for Turkish students to combine study in Turkey and in the UK. Similar developments are under way in the Balkans and Central Asia.
Postgraduate students can attend a number of free events at the university such as guest speaker events. Guest speakers in the past have included the Chief Executive of the British Bankers Association and the Chief Economist of Yorkshire Bank.
Finance & Accounting:
Highlights of our Finance & Accounting provision include the MSc Finance. This is designed for aspiring finance professionals who wish to develop their knowledge of finance in areas such as the financial services sector to the global economy. Specialisms include Islamic Finance. The MSc Accounting, MSc Accounting and Finance and the MA International Trade & Finance are increasingly popular. Many students find the MA International Trade & Finance provides a practical starting point for those wishing to start their own enterprise or work in exports/imports.
Management & Communication:
Leeds Business School is a key player in public relations and communications education, helping you to maximise your potential and continue your professional development. We have the largest PR education centre in Europe. We offer various programmes including the MA Public Relations and Communication and the MA International Communication which is delivered by a consortium of six European universities, allowing you to study the course in two different locations. By studying in an English language setting you will gain experience of the international language for professionals.
Our MA International Business is a truly international course with students from countries such as China, India, Norway, the European Union and other nations. It helps you to develop the essential business skills required by employers - such as communications and effective teamwork. You will also learn about the dynamics of multinational teams and organisations, world trade and foreign direct investment.
We also offer the MBA (Graduate), MBA (Executive) and MBA (Executive E-Learning) Programmes for applicants with different levels of experience. Please visit www.leedsmet.ac.uk for more information on the MBA and other programmes offered.
Programme InfoAccreditation: Chartered Management Institute for the MBA, other accreditations for other programmes
Campus: City Campus
Courses held in: English
Length of programmes: Usually one year full-time for Sept start; 15 months for Jan start
Starting Dates: September or January, also October and May start dates for MBA depending on programme
Application Deadlines: End of July for September start
Type of Programme: Finance & Accounting, Management & Communication, Management, HRM, Marketing, International Business, International Business Law
Average Class Size: 20
Percentage of International Students: 80% (postgraduate student)
Number of Incoming exchange students: 30
AdmissionUniversity degree: Good Bachelors awards from a recognised institution
Prior educational background: Please visit www.leedsmet.ac.uk for details
Tests required and level: None
Specific Languages tests: Most postgraduate awards require IELTS 6.0 except for postgraduate PR & Communications, and MSc Marketing awards which require 6.5
Languages fluency: As above
Years of work experience: None required (except for Executive MBA)
CostsApplication fees: No application fee
Tuition fees: Please visit www.leedsmet.ac.uk
Estimate for accommodation/living costs, insurance per year: Please visit www.leedsmet.ac.uk
Scholarships availabilities: Yes
Address International Office, G04 Office, Bronte Hall, Leeds Metropolitan University, Headingley Campus, Leeds, LS6 3QW, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 (0)113 812 1111