MSc Management and Leadership

MSc Management and Leadership

Degree: Master of Science Management and Leadership

Duration of training: 2 years (4 semesters)

Intake: Spring 

The Master of Science Management and Leadership programme, originally launched and validated in 2005, is designed for those who already hold a BA/BSc degree in Business or Economics-related areas and wish to deepen their knowledge and develop skills associated with a successful business or professional career.

The aim of the programme is to prepare students to be managers able to perform effectively in a globally competitive and changing environment. This specialized two-year program delivered and taught in English, leads to an MSc degree in Management and Leadership.


The Programme aims to:

  • provide students with broader and deeper knowledge and skills to equip them for a career in diverse business organizations;
  • develop the competence of students in applying business and management skills essential to practicing international management;
  • develop those critical and analytical skills necessary in international management;
  • develop critical and analytical problem-based learning to prepare students for graduate employment.

Programme structure & student hanbook > 


Arrival: last week of January

Orientation day: First week of February

Academic calendar for full time students >


Double degree

In accordance with the agreement made between Faculty of Business and Economics of the University of Pécs (UP FBE) and l’Ecole Supérieure pour le Développment Economique et Social (hereinafter: ESDES) School of Management, Université Catholique de Lyon, students studying at the University of Pécs can also acquire a BSc and/or MSc degree from the partner university, in addition to their Hungarian certificate.

In this partnership, both institutions open their EFMD accredited programmes for students. Thus, all participants will not only have two degrees but also at least one from an internationally recognized programme.


Type of training Finances Educational time Start of education

full-time study

for citizens of EU member countries

1 300 EUR / semester

4 semesters

Spring semester of 2023/2024 academic year (February 2024)

for citizens of all other countries

4 000 EUR / semester

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