MA Business and Management (MBM)

Get ready for the upturn in the economy. Seek your next opportunity.

Study our masters immersed in industry and you'll build your portfolio of work experience, grow your network, and learn a workplace tech superpower. Take your career to the next level with our MBM.

Our MA Business and Management (MBM) is a highly flexible, work-based programme that empowers you to develop the skills and knowledge required for leadership and management roles, while simultaneously building your network and portfolio of experience. 

  • Guaranteed work experience built into modules
  • Enhance your credentials through digital badging
  • Learn a workplace tech superpower, including data visualisation and coding
  • Bespoke talent development programme
  • £2,000 bursary available
  • Special rate for alumni

*This course is subject to minimum cohort numbers.

Please note, at the moment we are unable to accept students from outside of the UK who would require a visa to study with us. Please see below for further detail.

  • Location: Central London campus
  • Start date: September 2022
  • Tuition fees: £11,000
  • Bursary: £2,000 available to cover expenses when completing work-based projects. Scholarships available.
  • Mode of study: Full-time
  • Programme duration: 12 months
  • Entry requirements: Undergraduate honours degree. Alternative entry route available. See 'entry requirements' for full details.

Awarded by

Will Holt, Dean of Pearson Business School

"Crises can be unsettling initially, but they also create exciting opportunities to develop and reshape our future for the better. This programme, with work experience built into the modules, puts learners in an ideal position for propelling their careers as effective leaders, with the key contemporary business skills that are in demand from employers."

- Will Holt, Dean of Pearson Business School

Meet some of our tutors

Dr Elizabeth Miller is the Deputy Dean and a Higher Education researcher. With a PhD from the University of Sydney and an MSc Education (Higher Education) from the University of Oxford, her current research focuses on work-integrated learning in higher education. An award-winning teacher and writer, Elizabeth brings international experience having worked for universities in Australia, Cambodia, and the UK.

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Professor Atul K. Shah has over thirty years of teaching and research experience at institutions. He has published four research books, all available on Amazon, and over twenty scientific research articles in top international journals and professional publications.

He is also a qualified Chartered Accountant and brings global business and commercial experience in his classroom.

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Kevin Hitchmough designed and now tutors on the Purposeful Leadership and Management module. He is an Executive Coach who specialises in Leadership Development, Organisation Development and Talent Development.

He has 24 years of experience working at senior levels in major global companies and the third sector, including Unilever, The Body Shop and L’Oréal.

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Dr Ana Mundim has a PhD in Mechanical Engineering, a MBA from Renault Foundation at Paris - Dauphine University and Sorbonne University and a Postgraduate Certificate on Sustainable Business at Cambridge University. She has a passion for strategic and transformational change, drawing together digital technologies and partnership innovations to drive sustainable business outcomes.

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Dr Thomas Hirschmann teaches our Finance, Technology and Risk Management module. He has over a decade of practical experience working in the digital data economy across all industries. Thomas is a serial entrepreneur who set up several ventures in the digital space. He recently completed his PhD program together with BMW on innovation in the motorcycle industry.

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Laura Marshall is the Programme Leader, managing the day-to-day operations and development, whilst also teaching accounting and finance subject areas. Laura trained as a Chartered Accountant completing the ICAEW ACA qualification whilst working for PwC LLP in their London Top Tier Division. During this time, she provided auditing services to a variety of FTSE 100 multinationals.

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