Kingston University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Business Management with Professional Placement Year

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Course summary

Reasons to choose Kingston

  • In just three years, you’ll graduate with a business degree and the real-life practical experience and skills that employers are looking for.
  • Kingston Business School has been recognized for quality by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). This award is earned by just five percent of the world’s business schools.
  • You’ll be exposed to all aspects of business management and supported to pursue your individual career ambitions.
About this course This degree prepares you for a career in business management, giving you the skills, knowledge, and experience to succeed. It includes hands-on, practical experience through working on real business and real-world problems, consultancy projects with real clients, and opportunities for internships. You’ll also have lots of support to set up your own business too. A personal development programme will help you discover your career ambitions and strengths and prepare you for your next step. The experiences you’ll gain will help you establish a business network and stand out from the crowd when starting your career. You’ll learn from academic tutors, experienced executives, and experts from the industry and each other. You’ll also have the flexibility to take exciting module options, skills development, and additional qualifications to deepen your understanding and expertise, and ensure your profile stands out. Sandwich Year This course has a sandwich year which takes place between Year 2 and your Final Year. During this sandwich year you will take a placement within a business setting, ensuring you gain essential experience to add to your CV and help you secure a graduate job. Future Skills Embedded within every course curriculum and throughout the whole Kingston experience, Future Skills will play a role in shaping you to become a future-proof graduate, providing you with the skills most valued by employers such as problem-solving, digital competency, and adaptability. As you progress through your degree, you'll learn to navigate, explore and apply these graduate skills, learning to demonstrate and articulate to employers how future skills give you the edge. At Kingston University, we're not just keeping up with change, we're creating it. Career opportunities Graduates work in a variety of organizations, from large companies and SMEs to social enterprises. Some start their own businesses or progress to postgraduate degrees and professional qualifications.

Modules

Example modules

  • Leadership, Transformation, and Complexity
  • Global Business Environments
  • Digital Creativity in Marketing
  • Entrepreneurship and Design Thinking
To view the full list of modules, please visit the University course webpage.

Assessment method

Assessment typically comprises exams (e.g. tests or exams), practical (e.g. presentations, performance), and coursework (e.g. essays, reports, self-assessments, portfolios, dissertation).


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
N223
Institution code:
K84
Campus name:
Main Site
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

https://www.kingston.ac.uk/undergraduate-course/business-management/


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students
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Student satisfaction
80%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
85%
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1

Additional fee information

For international fees, please visit: https://www.kingston.ac.uk/undergraduate/fees-and-funding/fees/ Please visit the provider course webpage for further information regarding additional course costs
Business Management with Professional Placement Year at Kingston University - UCAS