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Overview

This dynamic, contemporary and innovative programme prepares you for management positions across a wide 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. The modules cover many topics of relevance 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 your choice.

The programme is delivered in the International Business School Suzhou (IBSS), one of an elite group of institutions worldwide to be accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) and European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS). Less than 100 business schools worldwide have both AACSB and EQUIS accreditation.

Why should I study Management at XJTLU?

  • Benefit from XJTLU's strategic location in Suzhou - home to one of the China's largest economies and many Fortune 500 companies
  • Get support from IBSS's career development team who engage with national and multinational employers to identify the potential job opportunities for our students and graduates
  • Tailor your studies to suit your career ambitions with elective modules in entrepreneurship, big data and people management available
  • Earn a University of Liverpool degree that is recognised by the Chinese Ministry of Education.

Knowledge and skills

By the time you graduate from the MSc Management, you will have:

  • a rich understanding of management practices and theories
  • insights into how to conduct a broad range of managerial functions and tasks
  • an awareness of the demands of management in business
  • research skills through project and dissertation work
  • industry experience through work experience or networking events
Roberto Donà is a Professor of Practice in Management at IBSS, the business school of XJTLU in Suzhou, since 2013 where he is also the Associate Dean for Professional Engagement. He is also an Honorary Professor at the School of Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the University of Chinese Academy of Science.
Roberto Donà, Professor of Practice
Programme director

Modules

The professors from different intercultural and interdisciplinary roots gave us insight into their experience and taught us to critically reflect.
Juliet Ampa
Alumna, MSc Management, Ghanah

Careers

This programme includes career skills and personal development support to assist you with career evaluation, job searches, and professional skills development, such as:

  • consultations with our career development team
  • guidance on job search techniques
  • coaching in writing cover letters and CVs as well as interview skills
  • building and assessing soft competencies like working in teams, communication and presentation skills
  • assistance in employment and work permit issues.