SOAS, University of London

Course Introduction

This programme focuses on management and its environment in Japan and includes high'level courses in international management and finance disciplines. The core modules enable students to study the principles and applications of international management and the interplay between global and local factors influencing management in Japan. Students use the elective modules to focus on either management skills that can be applied worldwide or specialise in understanding the Japanese business environment.

Course Modules

International management; management in Japan 1; management in Japan 2; research methods in management; corporate finance; corporate governance; cross'cultural management; international business strategy; international marketing; international human resource management; risk management; the Japanese financial system; advanced Japanese for business and management; basic Japanese 1 (PG); basic Japanese 2 (PG); intermediate Japanese 1 (PG); intermediate Japanese 2 (PG); advanced Japanese: contemporary topics (PG); advanced practical Japanese (Master's).

Course Additional Entry

Minimum 1st degree with good grades in any subject equivalent to a UK upper 2nd Class Honours.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £18,000  Whole course. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £10,750  Whole course. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £9,000  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £5,375  Academic year. First year home fees