London South Bank University

Course Introduction

Accredited by the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA), the international membership and qualifying body for chartered secretaries and other governance professionals, as well a a recognised world authority on governance, risk and compliance, this top'up degree is aimed at those who already hold the ICSA qualification and wish to gain a full Masters qualification.

You'll benefit from a wide range of extra'curricular activities including academic skills for finance, accounting and governance" and research techniques, access to Blueprint (the market'leading entity management software used by most chartered secretaries), plus a range of Bloomberg Aptitude Tests, specialist visitor speakers, and expert symposiums and conferences

Course Modules

Semester 1: Corporate governance principles and practice; research design and methods; semester 2: dissertation (circa 16,000 words) in the subject area of corporate governance.

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Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
Short Course
Full Time

Qualifications required:

  • This course is available on a full or part time basis to anyone already holding Grad ICSA or full membership of the ICSA.
  • *MSc CG (Fast Track for ICSA Gradurates): Completion of Professional Stages Part II of the International Qualifying Scheme of the ICSA.
  • *Business experience is considered desirable.