A degree in management will give you a wide range of skills, helping you to reach senior positions in the workplace.

There are many benefits to studying management, including drastically improving your career prospects – and with LSBF’s specialist pathways, students can design a bespoke course to suit their needs.

Completing a postgraduate course in management will:

  • Help you to develop practical skills for effective management

All of the courses will give you a variety of techniques and tools for excellent performance in the field that you want to work in. For example, if you choose to study a course in luxury management, you will learn vital operational knowledge that will help you to successfully run multiple brands. 

  • Support a new career direction 

If you want to change your field or narrow your focus – for example, moving from working in fashion to fashion retail – taking a management course in the new subject will give you the knowledge you need to confidently apply for new jobs. 

  • Give you practical experience

At LSBF, we make sure that our students learn skills that they can apply in the real world, equipping them to step straight into the workplace. Our courses are taught with a hands-on approach, using real case studies and work experience at relevant companies.

  • Build your network of contacts 

As well as meeting your classmates, you will also have many opportunities to speak to our successful alumni and learn how they accomplished their positions. In addition, we host regular talks from business leaders and entrepreneurs, giving you the chance to meet them and hear their advice.

LSBF’s postgraduate management portfolio is designed for future entrepreneurs and business leaders, with a variety of programme options for you to choose from. You can study the management degree that most suits you, whether you want to specialise in international business or luxury brands.

No matter which industry you want to enter, you will learn how to become an effective team leader and increase productivity in all of our courses.

Global MBA

The Global MBA, designed by LSBF, is validated and awarded by the International Telematic University UNINETTUNO. This MBA programme is structured to give you a broad comprehension of the most important concepts in management with an international perspective, but it also offers the flexibility to tailor your course to your needs. A range of specialisations allow you to synchronise your business degree to your existing career path giving you a finely tuned, unique business qualification.

GGSB MIB (Master in International Business)

The programme offers the following advantages:

  • a high-quality business academic programme with a strong international perspective
  • focuses on the latest management skills and best practices for working in a global environment


The programme covers:

In addition to the Final Management Project in the second year, you will study modules in the following areas:

  • Accounting 
  • Finance and economics
  • Strategy and operations
  • Marketing
  • IT and web applications
  • International management
  • International business
  • Foreign languages  


Career path:

71% of our students are employed less than two months after graduation.* The roles they take include:

  • Marketing Director
  • Global Director
  • International Manager

Companies that have employed our graduates include Microsoft, Price Waterhouse Cooper, Coca Cola, Unilever, HSBC, Hewlett-Packard, Accenture, and many more.

*Career stats to be updated as per new stats for 2014 graduates.

GGSB MSc Fashion, Design and Luxury Management

The programme offers the following advantages:

  • The ideal course for students who want to explore fashion, design or luxury management from a business perspective
  • Relevant for those want to launch their own brand or become a senior manager in this sector 
  • A chance to participate in a study trip to Italy and/or France, two of the important centres of the fashion world


The programme covers:

In addition to an internship, field trips to France and Italy, and management projects, the topics you will study include:

  • Management essentials (such as marketing, branding, and strategic management)
  • Principles of managing luxury brands
  • Integrated communications strategy
  • Production and operations
  • Customer management
  • Technology and innovation
  • The legal context of fashion and design


Career Path:

Jobs that graduates of this course may consider include:

  • Retail Manager
  • Brand Manager
  • Senior Events Planner
  • Ecommerce Manager
  • Senior Buyer
  • Head of Merchandising
  • PR Manager
MA Fashion Retail and Luxury Management

The programme offers the following advantages:

  • A course covering all the aspects of fashion retail and luxury management, from fashion marketing to communication techniques 
  • An overview of the most fundamental topics in the field, taught through academic and practical approaches
  • Validated and awarded by the International Telematic University (UNINETTUNO)


The programme covers:

In addition to a final major project, the course will cover:

  • Essentials of fashion marketing and luxury brand management
  • Sustainable fashion branding
  • Fashion marketing and retail in the luxury sector
  • Fashion e-tailing
  • Brand globalisation
  • Professional practice


Career Path :

Potential job roles include:

  • Retail Manager
  • Brand Manager
  • Ecommerce Manager
  • Senior Buyer
  • Head of Merchandising
  • PR Manager
MA in International Tourism, Hospitality and Event Management

The programme offers the following advantages:

  • A course that will help you develop an advanced understanding of hospitality and events
  • Focused on teaching you effective strategies on how to run events
  • Validated and awarded by the International Telematic University (UNINETTUNO)


The programme covers:

As well as a dissertation, this course covers the following modules:

  • Business strategy
  • Marketing for the service and hospitality industry
  • Hospitality operations management
  • Event management
  • International project management
  • Managing tourist destinations


Career Path:

Students who complete this course will be qualified for many roles, including managerial positions in the following types of industry:

  • Public and private sector tourism
  • Event organisations (e.g. conference centres)
  • International associations
  • Destination management

The dual programmes are:

  • A way to combine a master’s in management and a professional qualification (such as ACCA, CIMA, or CFA)
  • A holistic overview of management and your chosen professional qualification
  • A blend of academic excellence and professional skills


What do the dual programmes cover?

The dual programme combines an MBA and either ACCA, CIMA, or CFA training. This means you can develop 'hard skills' in accounting as well as studying management and the associated 'soft skills', such as:

  • marketing
  • systems and operations management
  • strategic management and leadership
  • decision-making 


ACCA topics include:

  • management and financial accounting
  • corporate and business law
  • taxation
  • reporting
  • audit and assurance


CIMA topics include:

  • organisational structure
  • cost accounting systems and analysis
  • regulation and preparation of financial statements
  • analysing financial performance
  • risk management


CFA topics include:

  • ethical and professional standards
  • economics
  • equity investments
  • derivatives
  • portfolio management


Career Path:

This combination of management and professional accounting skills will prepare graduates of the dual programmes for a range of senior positions in a variety of industries.


To find out more, just contact one of LSBF’s advisors on the number at the top of the page, send us an email, or complete a contact form. We will soon be in touch to give you more information and advice on the next steps.

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"I enjoyed the international scope of the MBA, which taught me to view businesses and companies from a global perspective"

Luis Fernando Arrazola
City Manager at Groupon
MBA Graduate

Doing an MBA gives you lifelong benefits. The skills you learn will increase your employability and most importantly, make you stand out from other candidates

Kenneth Sule-Ejeh
Business Analyst, JP Morgan Chase
MBA Graduate
United Kingdom