School of Management and Economics
Business and Management
MA in Business and Management
The Master of
Arts (MA) in Business and Management is a 180 credit academic programme that
aims at equipping students with the latest theories and best practices in
management decision areas. The programme is designed for those applicants with
a background in Business and Management who would like to specialise in research,
teaching and consulting in Business Management. The applicant should be holding
a BA or BSc in Business Management studies or any related field that has no
less than 60% of courses reflected in the sought degree. The minimum average
mark accepted from undergraduate studies is 60%.
is undertaken over two years. The first year is course work split into two
semesters. In each semester students will study four 3-hour modules, usually
from 4.30pm to 7.30pm, Sunday to Wednesday. In the second year of study
students undertake a research thesis of around 20,000 words.
Evaluation methods and assessment strategies are not necessarily different with existing methods of the University. However, each course specifics will be highlighted in the module descriptors. While the minimum pass mark for each module is 60%, it is important to understand that the overall average for both semester (8 modules) is 70%. Students will not be allowed to enter the second year of the programme if a minimum average of 70% is not achieved.
1. Minimum undergraduate average of 60%
Note: Equalized transcript is required for students who have
graduated from international institutions.
2. Obtained a bachelor degree in Business and/or
Management or related field of study.
3. Minimum English Language requirement is 50
in PTE 50 in Versant or 6 in IELTS or 74 in ibt-TOEFL.
4. Personal Statement - Essay format with a minimum number
of 300 words.
5. 2 Recommendation Letters
Note: Conditional Offer may be given to applicants
who submit an equivalent score of 50 PTE and above by taking the Versant
English Placemnet Test from Pearson.
50 Versant score is equivalent to 50 PTE
Note: For AY 2020-21 applications, please
email [email protected] or visit UKH's
$4,500 per programme