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Management Consulting, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
University rank #93 (QS) ,
The Management Consulting programme from University of Leeds gives you extensive knowledge of the management consultancy industry and an appreciation of the latest challenges. You’ll gain an understanding of consulting techniques and methodologies and develop a range of transferable skills.

About

Through a balanced programme of academic and practical study, the Management Consulting programme from University of Leeds provides you with knowledge of the key theories, debates and practices used in management consultancy. You’ll focus on developing skills which will be useful for a future career as a consultant. You will develop your skills and competencies using a combination of case studies, workshops and group tasks.

Thanks to our connections with top companies worldwide, you’ll be able to access emerging trends and interact with business leaders during guest lectures and workshops. You’ll also have the opportunity to undertake a dissertation or a consultancy project, where you will put into practice your consultancy skills to investigate an issue and produce a final presentation and report.

Career opportunities

This course gives you the relevant skills and experience to pursue a career in management consulting in the UK and worldwide, whether for a management consulting firm or as an internal consultant.

This qualification will also be highly valuable for those interested in pursuing management roles in the public, private and third sectors, where there is a need for managers to have regular contact with consultants.

Accreditation

  • Our MSc Management Consulting is dual accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI). 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Strategic Management
  • Management Consulting: Facts, Theories and Issues
  • Management Consulting: The Consulting Life Cycle
  • Research Methods and Practice for Consultants
  • Management Consulting Project
  • Effective Decision Making
  • Human Resource Management: An International Perspective
  • Information Tools for Organisations

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    92

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: Upper Second Class

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Upper Second Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • A bachelor degree with a 2:1 (hons) in any subject.
  • English proficiency

Documents and information you’ll need 

  • A copy of your degree certificate and transcript, or a partial transcript if you’re still studying
  • Two academic references
  • A personal statement
  • An up-to-date CV
  • Your approved English Language test
  • A letter of sponsorship, if you need one.

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Leeds

  • 637 - 1110 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

  • We award a range of scholarships to UK, EU and international students. Scholarships are available to candidates who can demonstrate an excellent academic record and show excellent professional and personal skills.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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