6 months
5650 GBP/full
3533 GBP/full
Tuition fee
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Designed to deepen your knowledge of management as a discipline, and enhance your professional skills, this flexible Management (Advanced Standing) course at Coventry University  allows you to convert your prior learning into a master’s qualification upon successful completion.

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Aimed at professional managers with at least two years of professional experience and prior learning to PGDip level, the course covers the production of a research project, developed in collaboration with your employer, which will look to investigate a ‘live’ management issue.

This Management (Advanced Standing) course at Coventry University will cover a written component, as well as a digital artefact, such as a web page, which can allow your findings to be easily shared with your employer and colleagues.

Delivered flexibly by practice focused academics, successful completion of this course can enhance your knowledge of management theories and how to apply them, which could help you to develop as a manager and learn the skills needed to progress in your career.


By being designed to build upon your professional expertise, and enhance your knowledge and skills in management, this course aims to give you the opportunity to further your career progression within management roles across a range of sectors.

Focusing on a relevant and authentic research project, upon successful completion of the course, your research could mean that the benefits of the course can be experienced by your employer, who should be able to gain access to the completed project and its recommendations through a digital artefact, such as a website.

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants to this course should hold a PG Diploma level qualification in a subject which contains relevant management content. Qualifications can be derived from professional body qualifications, such as those administered by the Chartered Institute of Personnel Development, the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, the Chartered Institute of Marketing or the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply.
  • In addition, applicants should be able to demonstrate at least two years professional experience*, with evidence of management responsibility. This experience will be judged on a case by case basis by the course team.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    5650 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5650 GBP for the full programme during 6 months.
  • National

    3533 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3533 GBP for the full programme during 6 months.

Living costs for Coventry

656 - 1057 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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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