University of Huddersfield

Degree level: Undergraduate

Business Administration and Management (Top-Up)

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Course summary

Why Business Administration and Management? If you’ve already studied management and would like to gain a deeper understanding to degree level, this could be the course for you. We’ll focus on the functional areas of business, exploring management and leadership in both in a theoretical and applied context. How will you learn? You will learn through practical application and delivered lectures, workshops, seminars and group work sessions.

  • This one-year course will give you the opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of management.
  • You’ll have the chance to develop your administrative skills alongside your understanding of organisational change.
  • As you progress, we’ll encourage you to develop an area of special interest and expertise by choosing particular modules.
  • The course has been developed in close association with employers and professional bodies.
  • We also work closely with the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) and you’ll have the opportunity to achieve a CMI qualification in Management and Leadership through no additional study or assessment.
What subjects will you cover? You’ll explore subjects such as Leadership, Strategy, Business Responsibility and Sustainability and Cross Cultural Studies. Students choosing this course will have the exceptional opportunity to be confronted with forefront knowledge in business studies, in an international, supportive and stimulating environment. Students and staff come from different cultural backgrounds, this providing a unique experience when delving into topics such as strategy, leadership, corporate social responsibility, in an era of global business. Every lecture is accompanied with tutorial in small groups, this allowing to couple study of theory with experiential learning. In addition, there is the opportunity to select option modules so to build a specific area of expertise, this making a difference in one's own professional profile. Former students have become sales executives, account managers, project managers, banking executives, human resource professionals and even a forensic accountant to name just a few. ~ Dr Viviana Meschitti, Senior Lecturer in Business and Management Professional links and accreditation: You can register with the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) ( providing a further qualification and enhancing your CV through membership of a professional body. Upon successful completion of the course and after completing the registration, achieve a CMI qualification in Management and Leadership. This accreditation is reviewed on a regular basis.

Course details


Year 1 Core modules: Cross Cultural Studies Leadership: Process and Organisations in Context Strategy in Context Option modules: Choose three from a list which may include: Management Project International Business E-Commerce Business and the Entrepreneur People Resourcing The Psychology of Work & Organisations Environmental Management Marketing for Small Business Employment Relations

Assessment method

Study and assessments will be based on your choice of modules. Your module specification/course handbook will provide full details of the assessment criteria applying to your course.

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • Chartered Management Institute

How to apply

Application codes

Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Entry requirements for this course are normally one of the following: * Higher National Diploma or equivalent (eg two year advanced diploma level or comparable qualifications). * Foundation degree or 120 ECTS. If your first language is not English, you will need to meet the minimum requirements of an English Language qualification. The minimum for IELTS is 6.0 overall with no element lower than 5.5, or equivalent will be considered acceptable. Read more about the University’s entry requirements for students outside of the UK on our Where are you from information pages -

Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £15000 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
International £15000 Year 1

Additional fee information

Tuition fees will cover the cost of your study at the University as well as charges for registration, tuition, supervision and examinations. For more information about funding, fees and finance for UK students, including what your tuition fee covers, please see Fees and finance - If you are an EU or International student coming to study at the University of Huddersfield, please visit the International Fees and Finance pages for full details of tuition fees and support available - Please email the Student Finance Office ([email protected]) or call 01484 472210 for more information about fees and finance.

Sponsorship information

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Business Administration and Management (Top-Up) at University of Huddersfield - UCAS