Masters degrees are more versatile than doctoral qualifications and have a broad range of professional and academic applications. According to the U.S. Department of Education, three types of masters programs exist research, professional, and terminal. The most popular masters degree types are Master of Arts (M.A.) and Master of Science (M.S.) in a mixture of subject fields.
Business studies is an academic program that is designed for students wanting to learn more about how businesses are run. Courses may include more general topics or more specific ones to help prepare students for a particular career.
Master of Arts Program in Business Studies
Take your career further by adding the advanced business skills of an MA in Finance and Investment to your ACCA qualification. Combining the two means not only joining one of the world's largest accounting bodies, but also gaining the ability to push organisations forward through key financial decisions and strategies. [+]
The aim of the Master of Arts in Sustainable Luxury Management is to offer a hands-on education that addresses sustainability challenges in the luxury industry. This Master program provides a cutting-edge curriculum that integrates sustainability with the luxury management. [+]
Hyper Island’s MA in Digital Management program offers an immersive learning experience delivered by innovative digital leaders and pioneers. The programme combines a broad range of topics, including digital technology, business transformation, strategy, service design and research methods with real-world application, developing the leaders of the future. [+]
The MA Luxury Brand Management takes a strategic view of the dynamic characteristics and opportunities with the global luxury goods industry. [+]
The purpose of the programme is to provide the essential knowledge, understanding and skills required for graduates to begin to operate competently and effectively within international business and management environment at mid-level management positions. [+]
The Master of Arts in Responsible Management (MRM) aims to give students a broad overview of responsible management within the business context, specifically focusing on theoretical debates within the discipline, business ethics, sustainability and strategic management. [+]
Become a business leader of the future with this career-enhancing postgraduate management qualification. This course is for individuals looking for a credible postgraduate Business and Management qualification with a specialism in entrepreneurship. [+]
The Master’s Degree Programme in Futures Studies provides comprehensive, multidisciplinary and practical education in the field of futures studies. It is designed to educate foresight experts who help organisations to harness future opportunities and avoid unnecessary risks. [+]
The public sector has radically changed in recent years, and creates interesting and exciting professional opportunities that require new appropriately qualified professionals. The variety of abilities, skills and knowledge required by anyone wishing to occupy a position of responsibility and promote change in the public and in the private non profit sector are exactly what the Master in Public Management and Policy offers. [+]
The public sector has radically changed in recent years, as a result of major reforms affecting the operational management of administrations and organizations as well as their political functioning. The most obvious example is the growing impact of the supranational sphere of influence. Recent economic events on the global scale have also placed the public sector back at the heart of socio-economic systems. At the same time, the activities of the non-profit sector have expanded to cover, for example, the provision of utility services. On the whole, public and non-profit private sectors are expected to become key players in this innovation, supporting families and individuals in their economic, cultural and social activities. In this context, while the public sector creates interesting and exciting professional opportunities at the local, regional, national and international levels, it also requires new appropriately qualified professionals. The Master's programme in Public Management and Policy (PMP) teaches notions and know-how that are indispensable to future professionals in the public and non-profit private sectors, nationally and worldwide. The variety of abilities required by anyone wishing to occupy a position of responsibility and promote change in these sectors are exactly what PMP-USI offers. The PMP teaching curriculum is:... [-]
This programme in Paris, London and Chicago is designed for future account executives, account planners and product managers who wish to benefit from an international experience in an English [+]
Master of Arts - Brand Strategy
This programme in Paris, London and Chicago is designed for future account executives, account planners and product managers who wish to benefit from an international experience in an English-speaking environment. The course include several agency visits and two competitions where both strategic thinking and creativity come into play.
Curtis YOUNGMentor of the Brand Strategy Program
Curtis Young began his advertising career as a Copywriter for the Leo Burnett agency in Chicago, where he worked for many clients including Kellogg's, United Airlines and Dewar's Scotch Whiskey. He soon moved to Young & Rubicam in New York to spend most of his career writing award-winning ad campaigns for Eastern Airlines and General Foods products.... [-]
The 3-Cities variation of our Master of Arts in International Management programme combines the teaching and research styles of Berlin with that of our international partners in many different countries. [+]
MA in International Management Tripartite/ Transatlantic Program
The Tripartite Master of Arts in International Management combines the teaching and research styles of Berlin with that of our international partners in the Czech Republic, France, Ireland, Lithuania, Mexico, Spain and Turkey. This variety of the International Management programme in the respective study destinations provides the student the unique opportunity to experience three different academic and business environments.
Today, operating internationally is required in almost every economic sector and area. Knowledge of global strategic management - such as intercultural management as well as European and international foreign trade laws - is necessary to successfully conduct international business relations. The essential know-how for contract closure is presented in the subject area of contract management - contract knowledge management and contract design law, negotiation and conflict management, international private law and comparison of legal orders. Methodologies from all these disciplines are embedded in a sequence of real-life projects and are utilized during project development and project work and lead finally to a Master's thesis.... [-]
Operating under a joint partnership, the Furtwangen University (HFU) and the Academy for Cultural Diplomacy are the first institutions to offer a Master of Arts degree program that will educate students from around the world in several academic disciplines related to International Economics, Business & Cultural Diplomacy. The traditional academic components of a degree in these fields have been adapted to fit in the dynamic, rapidly changing world. To that end, our approach to contemporary global affairs focuses also on the increasingly important roles of soft power and cultural diplomacy in world affairs. [+]
Successful completion of our program will provide you with a degree certificate from one of the world’s top 4% of universities, and the UK’s number 1 modern university (2014, 2015, 2016) – Coventry University. Join Narxoz’s prestigious alumni including several members of the Kazakhstan government and board members of key Kazakh firms. [+]
The Intercultural Communication Master’s programme teaches you how to approach linguistic and cultural diversity in various, international, contexts. It is implementation-oriented, interdisciplinary, international and multilingual. [+]
The IUBH MA in Leadership & Management is the ideal launch pad for a career in international management. [+]