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Pre-Master’s in Business & Management

Pre-Master’s in Business & Management


Prepare to join the exciting and dynamic world of business and management with our master’s degree preparation course. You’ll learn all the business-related knowledge, academic study and English skills you’ll need to study and succeed on a master’s degree at a university in the UK.

Next Date

17 Apr 2023One Term

Why you should choose our pre-master's programme

About you: You’re an ambitious international student preparing for the next step on your education journey. Maybe you’ve already found a master’s degree you’d like to study in the UK, but you don’t meet the academic entry requirements yet? Or perhaps you want to spend some more time working on your English language skills before joining the course you’ve always wanted to study.

Either way, when you complete this course, you’ll open the door to starting your master’s degree in a subject related to Business and Management.

How it works
9 hours of live lessons a week taught through our innovative learning platform.
3 hours of directed learning a week plus self-study tasks so you can study at a time that works for you on our Moodle platform.
One personal tutorial twice a term with an experienced UK teacher to check your progress.
Small classes enabling you to receive tailored support.
A focus on giving you the postgraduate level study skills you need to succeed on a master's course in the UK.
Student Satisfaction

Course Structure & Dates

One Term Route

This module gives students the key business tools, terminology, English language, as well academic study skills required for master’s study.

This module allows students to develop knowledge and skills of business strategy and the impacts of the business environment.

This module highlights some of the key theories and practices in how business functions and operates.

Two Term Route

This module is a dedicated language module aimed at transitioning your current knowledge of general English to academic functions and uses applied in higher education.

This module introduces students to key concepts and theories in general business and the marketing function that support this.

This module provides students with a knowledge of the role and function of accounting and finance in relation to business.

This module gives students the key business tools, terminology, English language, as well academic study skills required for master’s study.

This module allows students to develop knowledge and skills of business strategy and the impacts of the business environment.

This module highlights some of the key theories and practices in how business functions and operates.


The One Term Pre-Master’s route is £6,500

The Two Terms Pre-Master’s route is £10,500

Progression degree options
  • Business and Event Management
  • Business Economics
  • Business Management
  • Digital Marketing Management
  • Finance and Banking
  • Finance and Investment
  • Global business
  • International Business
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Project Management

Start Date


End Date



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Two Term
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Two Term
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Where can you go upon completion?

Successful completion of our Pre-Master’s Programme can lead to postgraduate courses at the following universities. Our team can help you to choose the right study options depending on your academic background and academic success on this course. All applications to our university partners will be assessed by the university and subject to their entry requirements.

Why OI Digital Institute?

We provide students with high-quality online education courses. We pride ourselves on offering flexible study options tailored to your needs and recognised by leading Higher Education institutions and professional bodies.

How we're different

Our mission is to create access to education and provide more opportunities for students to achieve their higher education goals worldwide. We believe that online learning can and should be more than reading pages of text and watching videos of a person who you’ve never met and probably never will. Real people, real teachers and genuine contact can make a good experience great. And we should know, as part of Oxford International, we’ve been helping international students achieve exceptional results for 30 years.

What our students say?

We create our courses with students in mind. We look at helping you to achieve results while also enjoying the experience of learning. As such, we regularly receive great feedback from our students, and we use this to find ways to always do more for you while you’re studying with us. Hear more about what our students have to say…

Entry requirements

To join the course, you’ll need to show you meet our academic and English entry requirements. If you don’t meet our English requirements, don’t worry! You can study one of our online Pre-Sessional English programmes before you start.

You'll need to have completed an undergraduate degree from a recognised university or have an equivalent qualification.
One-term: Minimum a pass at degree level (ordinary degree) in a business subject
Two-term: Holds a degree in a different subject or have studied an appropriate long diploma programme
One-term: IELTS 6.0 (no component below 5.5)
Two-term: IELTS 5.5 (no component below 5.0)

Meet the team

Passionate, creative and caring, our team are dedicated to helping you learn without limits.

Students and professionals use OI Digital Institute

The level of teaching, experience and patience from the course providers was absolutely incredible. It was intense, there was a lot to learn in a short space of time, but it was structured to ensure it was taught and consumed at an attainable pace. It was extremely rewarding.
Dan Parkinson

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Frequently asked questions

Your application will be sent to our admissions team who will check that you are eligible for the course. Following this, the team will let you know the outcome of your application. If your application is successful, you will receive an email with details on where to pay for your course online and how to enrol. Closer to your course start date, you’ll receive a welcome pack from us containing details of your course, class times, assessment criteria and clear technical instructions for how to join your class.

You’ll need to download Zoom and Teams. You’ll also get access to our Virtual Learning Campus with additional learning resources.

We keep our classes small so you get the attention you deserve, so you’ll usually study with 12-16 people in the live lessons.

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