Professor Abhijit Sharma

Director of Graduate Education

Huddersfield Business School has a wide range of contemporary Postgraduate courses, designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge you need to be influential and successful in a rapidly changing global environment.

Our Postgraduate portfolio covers a wide range of subject areas offering courses in traditional business and management courses alongside new and innovative topics. We use real-life case studies to inform your teaching, providing courses that meet the needs of students, business organisations and wider society. We offer Postgraduate taught and research masters degrees, Professional Doctorates and PhD opportunities alongside MBA and Senior Leader Degree Apprenticeship courses to suit a wide range of learners and experience levels.

Whether you’re progressing from education or currently working within the industry, postgraduate courses aim to provide you with the required knowledge, skills and experience, as well as challenging your assumptions and providing strategies to handle complex situations.

Our forward looking business courses offer:

A responsible curriculum. We are firmly committed to ensuring that businesses contribute to current and future global solutions. All of our courses are benchmarked against the global Sustainable Development Goals and the UK’s Industrial Challenges of Artificial Intelligence and Big Data, Clean Growth, Mobility and Ageing Societies.

An interdisciplinary curriculum. We know that future global solutions will require specialists with different expertise to work together.  Our interdisciplinary option pool ensures all masters students have the opportunity to study key themes from various disciplinary perspectives.

An intercultural curriculum. We live in a global world and value our diversity.  We challenge all of our students to assess their own cultural identity developed and better understand others,

A personal curriculum. We know that everybody’s career goals and journey will be unique.  Our flexible professional development module will help you identify the skills you need to develop and provide opportunities to hone your skills.  We also offer a choice of three capstone possibilities (research, consultancy project and new venture creation) will allow you to tailor your studies to you own career goals.

Postgraduate Subject Areas

Accountancy, Finance and Economics

A masters in accountancy, finance and economics is ideal for those aiming to pursue a career in UK or international finance sector.

Management and Strategic Communications

A Master’s in Management offers an opportunity to acquire awareness and insights into professional management principles and practice.

International Business

Courses to give you the opportunity to gain critical understanding of the rapidly changing and dynamic international business environment.


Marketing requires analysis, vision, and logic. Build critical understanding of consumers, markets, techniques and strategies.

Business Intelligence and Fintech

If you’re interested in big data, management science, financial entrepreneurship or data technology, our courses could be ideal.

Logistics and Supply Chain

Our Logistics courses provide the essential framework, concepts and toolkit required for the strategic management of the supply chain.


Our new LLM programmes will be live soon, register your interest here for more information

Strategic People Management

CIPD accredited, enhance your career development within the HR profession, develop knowledge and practical skills across a range of topics.

Project Management and Operations Management MSc

This course looks at core principles of project management and operations, helping prepare you for a variety of project management roles.

Master of Business Administration MBA

An MBA is a globally recognised postgraduate management qualification that is highly valued by employers.