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If you are looking to develop a career in management and take your career further, a qualification in management and leadership could be the right choice for you. The Open University Business School offers a range of qualifications to suit managers and specialists in a number of different areas across the public and private sector.

You may be looking to upgrade your qualifications and broaden your management skills. Or perhaps you’re preparing to move from a professional, functional or technical role into a more senior or general management position. Whatever your starting point or ultimate goal, a postgraduate business qualification from The Open University Business School will give you that extra edge.

Browse this website to discover the wide variety of postgraduate courses in business and management.

Taught Masters

  • Finance
    The MSc in Finance enables professional development and practice in wide-ranging roles such as investment and portfolio management, corporate finance and treasury, consultancy and investment banking.
  • Human Resource Management
    This qualification provides an in-depth understanding of the subject that will be suitable for anyone starting a career in HR through to experienced HR professionals.
  • MBA
    This internationally-recognised MBA qualification is designed as an integrated programme which offers you the flexibility to adjust the curriculum to suit your needs and interests.

Courses in Business and Management

See the list of all our individual courses in Business and Management.

Research degrees

For information about postgraduate research degrees, visit the Research Degrees Prospectus.

Studying outside of UK and Europe?

If you live outside of the UK, Republic of Ireland and Europe, please visit our website for international students.


Spotlight on Business and Management

International accreditation

Prestigious triple accreditation from AMBA (UK), EQUIS (Europe) and AACSB (USA) puts the The Open University Business School in an exclusive group of top 1% of global business schools.

Student testimonials

Hear our alumni speak for themselves on what the OU has done for them by visiting The Open University Business School website


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