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A Master of Science, or a Master’s degree in Science is an academic degree delivered by Universities in many countries. A Master of Science is a popular choice after completing a Bachelor’s degree.

Earning a Master requires two years of education after earning a Bachelor. This advanced degree may help students to achieve their educational and professional goals, as the rigors of a Master’s program help train students in the skills and knowledge they need to land the career of their dreams.

 

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MSc Organisational Psychology

Unicaf University
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time 18 - 24  September 2017 Malawi Lilongwe + 1 more

The MSc in Organisational Psychology provides students with the necessary psychological concepts and theories while aiming at developing a number of key skills such as evaluative, research, interpersonal and analytical skills. Psychology theories are taught on how to be applied at work and thus learn how to understand the human resources of the organization. [+]

MSc 2017. MSc Organisational Psychology Psychology and human behavior at the workplace is becoming increasingly important for any organization. This Master’s degree is suitable, among others, for working professionals in big organizations and for all those who want to understand how human interaction affects the working environment. The MSc in Organisational Psychology provides students with the necessary psychological concepts and theories while aiming at developing a number of key skills such as evaluative, research, interpersonal and analytical skills. Psychology theories are taught on how to be applied at work and thus learn how to understand the human resources of the organization. Duration: 18-24 months. Delivery Mode: Online and through Supported Open Learning Entry Requirements: Regular admission to a Master’s programme requires an accredited Bachelor degree Applicants with an accredited Master’s degree will also be considered for entry HND Relevant holders with good relevant work experience (post graduation) may be considered for entry English proficiency (if the Bachelor degree was not taught in English) Updated CV One official letter of recommendation (either Academic or Business) Personal Statement (mimimum 500 words) Copy of passport or ID PathWay Workplace Psychology - PSY600 Organisational Communication - PSY701 External Communications Management - PSY702 Organisational Leadership - PSY703 Organisational Culture Management - PSY704 Project and Research Management PSY705 Dissertation - PSY706 Scholarships UNICAF University is in partnership with the UNICAF Scholarship programme which is one of the most generous scholarship programmes available. The programme supports students that are domiciled in Africa and provides opportunities for studies... [-]

MSc in Strategic Business Management

De Broc School of Business
Campus or Online Full time Part time 1 - 5  September 2017 United Kingdom London + 1 more

The MSc in Strategic Business Management is accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) and is aimed at graduates who have an interest in developing an in-depth knowledge and a critical understanding of the key aspects of strategic business and management. [+]

MSc in Strategic Business Management The MSc in Strategic Business Management is accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) and is aimed at graduates who have an interest in developing an in-depth knowledge and a critical understanding of the key aspects of strategic business and management. In particular, those who are looking to pursue, advance or switch to a career in business management will benefit from this course. You will develop a broad understanding of the most important concepts in management with a strategic perspective. De Broc prides itself on the depth and practical relevance of the knowledge delivered on its programmes by academics with practical experience. You will apply theoretical concepts and business models to real-life case studies, in a practice based environment. The course can be studied online or on campus. This degree is ideal for those interested in a future career in business and management, including roles such as manager, consultant, analyst or entrepreneur. Course Requirements 2:2 or above from a UK bachelor's degree, or equivalent qualifications. International students additionally require an English language level equivalent to IELTS 6.5 or above with a minimum of 5.5 in each component. Duration 1 year full-time - up to 5 years [-]

MSc in Mental Health Psychology

University of Liverpool Online Programmes
Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom Liverpool UK Online + 1 more

Gain sought-after professional expertise in mental health and wellbeing, take a first step towards a career in counselling or build the research skills needed for a doctoral degree with this fully online masters from a University that’s in the top 1% worldwide. [+]

MSc 2017. Gain sought-after professional expertise in mental health and wellbeing, take a first step towards a career in counselling or build the research skills needed for a doctoral degree with this fully online masters from a University that’s in the top 1% worldwide. Benefit from the programme’s positive approach to mental wellbeing and increase your awareness of cultural factors affecting mental health. This masters builds on your previous experience, balances practical and research skills and brings you into contact with an international cohort of working professionals from different backgrounds. Graduate ready to progress to a doctoral degree and/ or to promote mental wellbeing in professional roles in a wide range of sectors – such as health, education, and training – across the globe. Entry Requirements - Online MSc in Mental Health Psychology Our online MSc programme in Mental Health Psychology is aimed at professionals looking to further their careers in the field and gain knowledge they can apply immediately in their work. Both educational qualifications and work experience are taken into consideration when you apply to the University. In general, you will be expected to have: - a bachelors degree from an accredited college or university or a degree from a recognised institution comparable and/or equivalent to a British honours degree - one year’s working experience (for graduates in psychology) - two or more years’ working experience (for all other graduates). Applicants who do not directly meet the educational requirements will be evaluated on an individual basis, taking into... [-]

MSc Project Management

GISMA Business School
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time 1 - 2  October 2017 Germany Berlin + 1 more

Taking this programme will enable you to manage and deliver international projects. You will also gain skills in effectively analysing data and using it for improved planning. [+]

MSc Project Management Taking this programme will enable you to manage and deliver international projects. You will also gain skills in effectively analysing data and using it for improved planning. You will be studying at GISMA's Berlin campus, located in the heart of the city and surrounded by the vibrant business community. This course is delivered and awarded by Arden University, which specialises in distance learning; 79% of their students reported that they saw improvements in their career after studying with Arden. The degree is also accredited by the Association for Project Management (APM), which is the biggest professional certification body in the UK. Course Requirements 2:2 UK honours degree or equivalent (minimum) English proficiency of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent if this is the first time you will be taught in English Non-standard entry You can also apply for this course if you have at least five years of experience in a management position. You must demonstrate that you have: - sufficient motivation to study the degree - the ability to take the programme - professional references and experience If you already have a qualification from a professional body, you may be exempted from some parts of this course. [-]

MSc.F in Islamic Finance

Geneva Business School Barcelona Campus
Campus Full time 18  September 2017 Spain Barcelona

The Master in Islamic Finance is a comprehensive post graduate program for people who are seeking a detailed understanding of the concepts and mechanisms of Islamic Finance. The program offers an opportunity to study the structure of the Islamic banking and finance industry, including its theoretical foundations, products, performance, Islamic financial instruments and risk management issues... [+]

MSc 2017. The Master in Islamic Finance is a comprehensive post graduate program for people who are seeking a detailed understanding of the concepts and mechanisms of Islamic Finance. The program offers an opportunity to study the structure of the Islamic banking and finance industry, including its theoretical foundations, products, performance, Islamic financial instruments and risk management issues. Program The program requires the successful completion of 90 credits. The program consists of 4 groups of courses common for all Masters, from which students may select the desired subjects to study: Core Courses, Elective Courses, Master Thesis and the following Orientation Courses, which are mandatory to complete the selected major: Islamic Accounting Introduction to Islamic Finance Principle of Islamic Jurisprudence Islamic Banking Islamic Insurance – Takaful Case Studies Career Options The program is of particular relevance to those working in, or planning to work in: Islamic Banker Adviser Islamic Banking Finance Manager Banking Relationship Manager Admission Requirements - Bachelor degree or equivalent in a related field (plus 2 years experience). For Executive Master, 5 years experience - Completed application form with passport photo included - Photocopy of all academic diplomas or certificates - Official English exam results: IELTS 6.0, TOEFL IBT 70, proof of studying previously in an English speaking environment for a minimum of 3 years, or successful completion of the university’s admission examination. - Photocopy of your passport - Receipt for the payment of the application fee - Curriculum Vitae (C.V.) - Recommendation letter [-]

MS, Computer Science

Concordia University Chicago
Campus Full time August 2017 USA Chicago

The Master of Science in Computer Science graduate program is designed to prepare students for immediate entry into the nation’s professional workforce in computer science. [+]

MS, Computer Science The Master of Science in Computer Science graduate program is designed to prepare students for immediate entry into the nation’s professional workforce in computer science. The program will help provide advanced quality graduate studies, in the areas of critical importance and great demands (such as Software Engineering, Database, Website Development, Computer Networking, Cyber Security, Big Data, Cloud Computing and Mobile Application Development), to the citizens of the Illinois, the nation and the world. Typical career paths include: Data analyst IT consultant Multimedia programmer SEO specialist Systems analyst Web developer Course Requirements Academic Entry Requirements: Bachelor’s degree from a U.S. equivalent, regionally accredited institution GPA earned 2.85 or above English Language Proficiency*: IELTS: minimum 6.0 or TOEFL: minimum 72 (internet-based) or Michigan Test: minimum 85 or Bachelor’s degree from international English-speaking university or advanced degree from a U.S. institution Official test scores should be provided. Other Documents: Completed and signed application Objective statement Copy of official transcript Copy of passport Two letters of recommendation Proof of English language proficiency Declaration of finances/bank statement/financial guarantee *Once admitted to the program, a student’s transcripts will be evaluated to determine if prerequisite coursework is needed. Candidates will be provided with a program plan which will outline their graduate program. Candidates will be evaluated on demonstrated proficiency in the following prerequisite areas: - C++ or Java - Data Structures - Operating Systems - Computer Architecture Note: If the candidate is deficient in any of the above prerequisite areas, he/she will need to... [-]

MSc in Finance and Accounting

Imperial College Business School
Campus Full time August 2017 United Kingdom London

MSc Finance & Accounting is a one-year, full-time programme, acreddited by both ACCA and CIMA, ideal for students who are looking for roles in the finance industry such as investment banking and professional services. [+]

MSc 2017. MSc Finance & Accounting is a one-year, full-time programme, acreddited by both ACCA and CIMA, ideal for students who are looking for roles in the finance industry such as investment banking and professional services. Taught by outstanding academics and leading practitioners, the programme will provide you with a thorough grounding in the theory of finance and an understanding of the practical elements of the finance and accounting industry. A wide variety of electives allow you to personalise the programme to match your own interests and fit your specific career goals. In the spring and summer terms, you will choose between two types of research projects, in order to develop specialist skills and subject knowledge to benefit your future career. Our dedicated Careers and Professional Development Service will work with you do identify and achieve your career goals by providing provide highly relevant and unlimited one-to-one support, as well as regular workshops and networking opportunities. You will have access to software facilities including Bloomberg terminals, Reuters Eikon, Datastream and Matlab in two bespoke computer labs. Foundation Modules You will study five foundation modules in September that introduce the tools of modern finance and enhance your career development skills. Accounting and Valuation Application of Matlab to Finance Financial Modelling Markets and Securities The Finance Industry Core Modules Core modules build rapidly on previous experience while introducing new and challenging disciplines. Each module comprises 27 hours of lectures. Advanced Corporate Finance Corporate Finance Corporate Strategy Derivatives Financial Accounting Financial Econometrics Investment... [-]

Master of Science for Teachers in Visual Arts

Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT)
Campus Full time Part time September 2017 USA Rochester + 1 more

The purpose of the MST in Art Education program is to offer a unique graduate experience that prepares teachers to meet the national, state and regional need for excellent teachers of the visual arts. [+]

The MST in visual art leads to initial/professional New York state certification in visual arts for grades K through 12. This certification allows applicants to teach in New York state public schools. The program features pedagogical studies, studio inquiry, and student teaching. The purpose of the MST is to offer a unique graduate experience that prepares students to meet the national, state, and regional need for teachers of the visual arts. The MST is a program designed for accomplished art educators and advocates for art and learning in all grades. The program is nationally accredited and is for teachers in art education who hold a BFA or BA (art major) degree. Classes begin in each September and conclude in May. Graduates of teacher education programs at RIT have a 96 percent pass rate on the NY State Teacher Certification examinations.... [-]


Master in Philosophy

University of Helsinki
Campus Full time August 2017 Finland Helsinki

The goal of the Master’s Programme in Philosophy is to provide you with systematic knowledge of philosophy as an independent field of science and of its specialisation fields, as well as to enhance your skills of philosophical analysis and argumentation. In addition, the Master’s programme provides you with the skills necessary to conduct independent philosophical analyses through both spoken and written media. [+]

MSc 2017. The goal of the Master’s Programme in Philosophy is to provide you with systematic knowledge of philosophy as an independent field of science and of its specialisation fields, as well as to enhance your skills of philosophical analysis and argumentation. In addition, the Master’s programme provides you with the skills necessary to conduct independent philosophical analyses through both spoken and written media. Philosophy graduates have been employed in a wide range of positions. Most of them work as researchers and teachers at institutions of higher education, general upper secondary schools and other educational institutions. Others serve in very different positions, often in jobs focusing less on a narrow field of specialisation and more on understanding broader issues, such as in communications as well as administration and planning duties. The University of Helsinki will introduce annual tuition fees to foreign-language Master’s programmes starting on August 1, 2017 or later. The fee ranges from 13 000-18 000 euros. Citizens of non-EU/EEA countries, who do not have a permanent residence status in the area, are liable to these fees. You can check the FAQ at the Studyinfo website whether or not you are required to pay tuition fees. In­form­a­tion on the lan­guages of in­struc­tion The languages of instruction are English, Finnish and Swedish. You have the right to use Finnish or Swedish to complete your studies regardless of the language of instruction. Pro­gramme con­tents Philosophy deals with the most fundamental and universal questions about the world and people’s place in it.... [-]

MSc in International Management

The American University of Paris
Campus Full time 1 - 2  September 2017 France Paris

Our MSc in International Management is a flexible yet structured degree program that provides you with the advanced skills to navigate the complex national, cultural and socio-economic contexts in which all of today’s business and organizations operate. [+]

Your next career step in management must equip you for an international professional environment, one that will offer unique opportunities if you are well-prepared. Our MSc in International Management is a flexible yet structured degree program that provides you with the advanced skills to navigate the complex national, cultural and socio-economic contexts in which all of today’s business and other organizations operate. Develop management skills in our intimate, international learning environment The MSc in Management offers a grounding in the theories and practices of international management in small classrooms of peers and faculty from around the world. You will focus on critical analysis and problem-solving and develop a critical understanding of the economic and socio-political environments of companies and other organizational forms. Our American-style graduate education offers you choice and specialization while providing global perspectives and experience with the various contexts of managerial work. Three practice-focused approaches to meet your specific needs and interests The MSc program offers three approaches to providing you with the skills to critically evaluate contemporary literature and theories on management, apply them to current problems and challenges, and respond with effective and meaningful solutions. The three areas of concentration are: International Management Sustainability Systems NGO and Mission-based Management You will have the opportunity to refine knowledge and skills that are directly transferable to potential new career pathways in these areas. You will benefit from a series of shared courses across all three program concentrations while also working on your specialization through concentration-specific courses and relevant... [-]

MSc Finance

University of Liverpool Management School ULMS
Campus Full time Part time 12  August 2017 United Kingdom Liverpool + 1 more

This program provides a firm foundation in Finance, Financial Economics and Empirical Finance. The MSc is specifically designed to support career entry and development in the financial sectors, government agencies and to higher education. [+]

MSc 2017. The program will provide to students a solid grounding in modern finance and economics with a particular emphasis on techniques and models and their application to real world problems. As well as providing you with firm academic foundations, this course also aims to develop the individual. You will learn vital skills expected of graduates alongside ‘soft’ skills of team working, creative thinking and high impact communication. You’ll also benefit from our exclusive calendar of guests and events. Recent speakers have included senior executives from Newsmith Capital, Burger King, UBS and Cable and Wireless. Program Structure This 12-month program consists of six compulsory modules and two optional modules followed by a dissertation over the summer period on completion of Semester 2. Compulsory modules Econometrics Corporate Finance I Financial Markets Portfolio Management Modelling Financial Time Series International Finance Dissertation Optional modules Financial Risk Management Financial Statement Analysis Corporate Finance Ii Asset Pricing Theory Financial Engineering Entry Requirements A first degree from an approved university or a UK 2:1 or International equivalent for students with Bachelor’s degrees in Finance, Accounting and Economics. Exceptional candidates with first class degrees in other subjects (with a significant component of finance) will be considered. Students who lack the usual academic qualifications but have appropriate professional qualifications (with good grades) will be considered individually on merit. Grades in modules relevant to Finance must average 2:1 (particular emphasis will be placed on final-year finance modules). All applicants must have reached a minimum required standard of English language... [-]

MS in Entrepreneurship

University of Tampa - Sykes College of Business
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Tampa

Offered by the Sykes College of Business’ nationally acclaimed Lowth Entrepreneurship Center, the new M.S. in Entrepreneurship builds the critical business and entrepreneurial skills needed to develop and launch new enterprises. [+]

Offered by the Sykes College of Business’ nationally acclaimed Lowth Entrepreneurship Center, the new M.S. in Entrepreneurship builds the critical business and entrepreneurial skills needed to develop and launch new enterprises. The program also appeals to professionals who wish to incorporate innovation and vision into existing companies, or to engage in social entrepreneurship. The program emphasizes experiential learning. Students may focus on their own projects throughout the curriculum, or team with companies in UT’s incubator and accelerator programs. When students enter the program, a customized approach to their learning is developed by faculty advisors, with the goal of helping them reach their personal objectives. Benefits Gain the essential skills to successfully plan and launch your own venture Work with faculty and expert advisors in UT’s renowned Lowth Entrepreneurship Center Through UT’s incubator and accelerator programs, get hands-on experience working with early-stage businesses and student entrepreneurs Create lasting connections with fellow entrepreneurs, investors and advisors Use program assignments and activities to hone your business plan and investor presentation skills Present to investors and potentially raise capital for your business Cutting-Edge Graduate Curriculum Preparing for the Entrepreneurial Journey Creativity and Innovation for Entrepreneurs Selecting and Developing a Business Model New Venture Finance Entrepreneurial Marketing Legal Environment of Entrepreneurial Ventures Leading and Managing New Ventures Communicating with Investors and Partners Experiential Learning The M.S. in Entrepreneurship is an experiential program that emphasizes active learning in the classroom and immediate, real-world applications. Students are encouraged and enabled to work on developing and launching their... [-]

MSc Management

Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University
Campus Full time Part time 18 - 30  September 2017 China Suzhou + 1 more

The MSc in Management is a new, flexible and innovative programme that is available to students who have completed an undergraduate degree in any discipline. This degree will offer students a broad theoretical and practical knowledge of management. [+]

MSc 2017. Overview This dynamic, contemporary and innovative programme prepares you for management positions across a wider range of industries. It is also designed to assist current managers in preparation for more senior roles. Open to those with an undergraduate degree in any discipline, the MSc Management programme offers you broad theoretical and practical knowledge of management. Studies cover many topics of relevance to managers both in China and internationally including international business, strategy, finance, leadership, marketing and entrepreneurship. You will also complete a research project or dissertation on a management-related topic of choice in consultation with the programme director. Graduates of this programme, as with all XJTLU masters degrees, earn a University of Liverpool degree that is recognised by the Chinese Ministry of Education. Unique selling points International Business School Suzhou offers practical business engagement at all levels. A number of business executives will share their practical experiences in guest lectures, while visits to corporations will enhance your real business life experience. Knowledge and skills The MSc Management programme aims to equip you with: • an understanding of management practices and theories • experience in the broad range of managerial functions and tasks • an awareness of the management demands in business • research skills through project and dissertation work • potential work experience through internships (for students who are not already employed) • excellent networking possibilities. Modules • International business • Accounting and financial management • Strategic organisational design • Strategic business analysis • Business leadership • Marketing... [-]

MSc in Management - Grande Ecole

emlyon business school
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 3  September 2017 China Shanghai France Lyon + 3 more

With the MSc in Management - Grande Ecole, you will learn how to think, manage and operate effectively in today's global business environment, and along the way acquire the tangible evidence to show it. [+]

MSc in Management - Grande Ecole The Right Programme To Tailor Your Career Plans Every day, around the world, young graduates face the challenge of showing future employers their added value. When it is your turn to find your dream job, ask yourself if you have what it takes to face this challenge.By joining the MSc in Management - Grande Ecole, you will learn how to think, manage and operate effectively in today's global business environment, and along the way acquire the tangible evidence to show it. You will be taking general management classes with international students from over 70 nationalities, and spend a minimum of 6 months in a country other than your own. The programme offers 12 months of internships in international companies, and has over 148 international exchange partners. In short, all you need to get your career in international management started off on the right foot! Fast Facts 2-to 3-year general management programme Over 200 electives to tailor to your career ambitions 40 Career Compass tracks to help you make the right choices Freely alternate academic periods with in-company internships Study in France, China, or go on one of the 148 international exchanges Taught in English / French Yearly intake: September Tuition Fees 2016/2017: 17,500€ per year [-]

Master's Programme in Geo-information Science and Earth Observation

Lund University
Campus Full time September 2017 Sweden Lund

Geo-information science and earth observation for environmental modelling and management is essential for development issues all round the world. Spatial data, such as maps and global databases, as well as satellite imagery play a central role in the search for reliable environmental information for scenario studies and viable policies. [+]

Programme overview

Geo-information science and earth observation for environmental modelling and management is essential for development issues all round the world. Spatial data, such as maps and global databases, as well as satellite imagery play a central role in the search for reliable environmental information for scenario studies and viable policies. Knowledge and skills in this field will therefore continue to be crucial for industry, government and NGOs. The programme runs for 22 months and is taught by world class faculties in five countries: Iceland, the UK, Sweden,Poland and the Netherlands.

While spending time in at least two of the five countries and studying in a multicultural environment, students will gain valuable insights into the academic, social and cultural diversity of Northern and Central Europe. On´graduation they will receive a multiple MSc degree from the consortium universities. There is a great demand for Geo-information Science and Earth Observation for Environmental Modelling and Management (GEM) graduates in the international arena. A large number of the GEM graduates are accepted in PhD degree programmes. The programme has been running for 10 years and more than 120 students have graduated.... [-]