Postgraduate Pathway in Business and Management

This course has been designed to develop personal and professional skills of independent thinking, critical analysis and reflective learning, before start the master course. You will learn to creatively address issues such as competition and sustainability, and acquire knowledge of the global economic and business environment. This means you will graduate from EIC with an advanced understanding of the complexities of business today before starting the Masters course.

Pathways at Edinburgh Napier University

Minimum 15 Years Education

Master's at Edinburgh Napier University

International students course fees

Year Pre-Master's MSc



£12,620 to £14,130*

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*Note that tuition fees are subject to change and there may be an annual increment in the cost of tuition fees while you are at the University taking into account the following circumstances:
a. any increases set or prescribed by regulatory bodies (other than the University) such as the Student Awards Agency for Scotland (SAAS) and the UK Government and/or  

b. changes to the cost of delivering our programmes. Factors taken into account include inflationary measures such as the retail price index (RPI), projected increases in university costs, changes in the level of grant from the Scottish Funding Council, costs of provision of teaching, supervision and course-related facilities. Over the past 3 years, the average level of increase has been 5.8% p.a. for self-funding students (excluding those studying on programmes where fee levels are fixed by the Scottish Government e.g. Scottish/EU students on full-time undergraduate programmes. For 2017 entry it is expected that Undergraduate tuition fees will increase by 1.16%.


EIC Duration

One semester

EIC Intakes

September, January and May

Successful completion of your pathway leads to the award MSc or MBA from a range of Business and Management programmes.

Business and Management

  • MBA**
  • MBA (Leadership and Practice)
  • MSc Business Management
  • MSc Business Management (Entrepreneurship)
  • MSc Business Management (HRM)
  • MSc Business Management (Marketing)
  • MSc Business Management (Sales)
  • MSc International Human Resource Management
  • MSc International Business Management
  • MSc International Marketing
  • MSc Marketing
**Two years of work experience is required for this course