International Study Centre

Pre-Masters Programme in Business and Management

A pathway leading to postgraduate degrees in marketing, management and entrepreneurship

The Pre-Masters Programme in Business and Management at the International Study Centre prepares you for a wide selection of business-related postgraduate degrees at Royal Holloway.

Key facts

Course length: Two terms

Entry points: March

Age: 20+

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What you will study

The Pre-Masters Programme in Business and Management is specifically designed to provide you with an awareness of key business and management functions with exposure to modern industry practices, preparing you to study business and management at a postgraduate level and move on to managerial and leadership roles within organisations.

Additionally, this programme will focus on enhancing your linguistic skills with a module dedicated to academic English language tuition. This will ensure your writing and speaking skills are at an appropriate level to study a postgraduate degree in English.

Progression degrees

After completing your Pre-Masters Programme and meeting the required grades, you can progress to your chosen postgraduate degree at Royal Holloway. This will involve meeting the required grades, which can be subject to change. You will have the opportunity to discuss this with your teachers once you are approaching the end of your programme.

Degree Programmes Award Overall Grade English Grade
Accounting and Financial Management MSc 60% 60% with no less than 50% in all skills
Business Information Systems MSc 60% 60% with no less than 50% in all skills
Consumption, Culture & Marketing MSc 60% 60% with no less than 50% in all skills
Digital Innovation & Analytics MSc 60% 60% with no less than 50% in all skills
Digital Marketing MSc 60% 60% with no less than 50% in all skills
Engineering Management MSc 60% 60% with no less than 40% in all skills
Entrepreneurship and Innovation MSc 60% 60% with no less than 50% in all skills
Human Resource Management MSc 60% 60% with no less than 50% in all skills
Information Security MSc 60% 60% with no less than 50% in all skills
International Management MSc 60% 60% with no less than 50% in all skills

Term dates

March 2021 start

Term 1: 22/03/2021 - 04/06/2021
Term 2: 07/06/2021 - 13/08/2021

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