12 months
3030 GBP/year
3030 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Strategic Management at University of Derby offers a strong foundation in the formulation and execution of business strategies in a global context, helping you to shape and lead innovative and entrepreneurial strategies for organisational success. This is a one-year course which is perfect for continuing professional development at level 7.

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Strategic Management at University of Derby   covers the fundamentals of strategic management in a global context, with a focus on the formulation and implementation of strategy including strategies for international business. It looks at the leadership and management capabilities required for strategies to be successful and at innovation and entrepreneurship as crucial characteristics for success in a competitive landscape.


This course will develop your ability to formulate, manage and execute business strategy, helping you to become an effective strategic leader and manager. From mid-managers, team leaders, or first line managers, this programme will develop your strategic leadership and management skills helping you to forge a successful career in strategic management roles of small or large organisations, or within your own business.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Strategy Formulation, Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • Strategic Execution, Management and Leadership
  • International Business Strategies
  • Transforming Personal Skills

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You should normally have a UK undergraduate degree (at least a 2:2) with honours in any business-related subject discipline, or an equivalent international qualification. Equivalent professional qualifications will also be considered for entry.
  • If you do not have the above required academic or professional qualifications but do have significant management experience and a substantial record of achievement, then we will also consider your application.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    3030 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3030 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    3030 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3030 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.


  • You will need to apply separately for the Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship, the International Excellent Student Scholarship and the GREAT Scholarship, but all others are assessed for eligibility alongside your application. 
  • Our new EU Transition Bursary offers financial support to our European students. If you normally reside in the EU and are starting your undergraduate or postgraduate taught course in September or January , you could be eligible for this reduction in your tuition fees. If you have home fee status or have EU settled or pre-settled status in the UK, you are not eligible for international scholarships but you may be eligible for the Derby Achievement Scholarship. 

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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