Business & Management at Leeds Beckett University - UCAS

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Course summary

Be the best in business. Learn how to manage dynamic and complex organisations sustainably through real-life, first-hand experience. As part of this course, you’ll:

  • Develop an expert understanding of how businesses operate and build the skills needed to become a strategic and successful manager
  • Study the foundations of effective business management. This will include accounting and finance, data analytics and developing your understanding of markets and customers
  • Delve into more complex topics in your second and third years, such as sustainability in business, strategy, ethics and the influence of AI
  • Learn how businesses can use smart technology to become more sustainable, grow, adapt, improve, and ultimately succeed in future markets
  • Begin to understand business and management issues at both a national and global level and across a wide array of industries and sectors
  • Foster your entrepreneurialism as you build your specialist business knowledge
  • Put your knowledge into practice through in-class case study work, internships, study abroad and volunteering
  • Enhance your entrepreneurial skills through active participation in national student competitions, such as the IBM University Business Challenge
  • Have the opportunity to combine the core aspects of business and management with our pathway subjects, finance, enterprise, marketing and law
  • Gain the practical experience needed to impress potential employers
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  • 91% of students on BA (Hons) Business & Management were positive about the way teaching staff explain things*
  • Gain practical experience and knowledge to impress potential employers
  • Optional paid placement year to broaden your real-life work experience
  • Choose to participate in a range of national student competitions
  • Learn from a team who bring together academic and professional expertise and industry connections
*National Student Survey 2023


Year 1 Core Modules:

  • Accounting & Finance for Managers
  • Managing, Organisations & People
  • Data Analytics & Management
  • Global Economic Awareness
  • Understanding Markets & Customers
  • Business in Action
Year 2 Core Modules:
  • Managerial Decision Making
  • Managing Sustainable Development for New Business Enterprises
  • Business Finance
  • Developing Professional & Employability Skills
  • Operations & Supply Chain Management
  • Future Focused Management for Sustainable Development
Year 3 Core Modules:
  • Governance, Ethics & Corporate Social Responsibility OR Work Placement
  • Leading Innovation & Change
  • Strategic HRM for Leaders
  • Business Strategy
  • Consultancy Project
  • Strategic Human Resource Management for Leaders
In addition, choose from a list of Year 3 option modules. Please check our website for a full and up-to-date list.

How to apply

You can no longer submit a new application for courses starting in 2023.

If you already have a 2023 application and are in Clearing, you can add this course as a Clearing choice – contact the university or college first to check they have places.

Application codes

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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

Tuition fee status depends on a number of criteria and varies according to where in the UK you will study. For further guidance on the criteria for home or overseas tuition fees, please refer to the UKCISA website .

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Business & Management at Leeds Beckett University - UCAS