Cardiff Metropolitan University

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Cardiff Metropolitan University (Prifysgol Metropolitan Caerdydd)

Management and Leadership

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Course summary

The BA (Hons) Management and Leadership degree programme is designed to build and enhance students' skills and capabilities to become effective future 21st century business leaders and managers. This degree in Management and Leadership focuses on key personal and interpersonal competencies that employers are looking for, these include: self-belief, awareness and motivation, intellectual skills in relation to management and leadership, adaptability, respond to challenges quickly and decisively, adopt a growth mind-set and build resilience. The aim is to provide a leadership development degree that is academically challenging, practically inspiring, developing personal growth. The ethos of the course is that rigorous, cutting-edge, theoretical knowledge will be combined with a special focus on developing the practical and development skills required to become 21st Century effective managers and leaders in a global world. The degree in Management and Leadership enriches students' knowledge in a range of leadership, management and business areas, including strategy, marketing, finance, human resource management, entrepreneurship and personal development. This degree course contributes to career development through combining teaching, real life business and leadership with the development of key skills that employers are looking for. This programme will enable students to learn about the challenges of leadership in the 21st century. Students will have access to inspirational speakers and a diverse network of successful business leaders, practitioners and entrepreneurs who will deliver workshops and lectures throughout their degree. This Management and Leadership programme will combine contemporary academic theory with real-world application learning from a diverse team of academic, business leaders, professional accredited professionals who collectively offer cutting edge expertise and decades of management and leadership experience – bringing theory to life.

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:

  • Foundation
  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

To view the entry requirements for the Foundation Year, please refer to Cardiff Met course pages – If your qualifications are not listed above, please contact Cardiff Met Admissions who will advise you

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

English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6No element lower than 5.5. Academic IELTS test required.
PTE Academic52No element lower than 51
TOEFL (iBT)72TOEFL Internet required.
Cambridge English AdvancedLevel B2Minimum 169 (no element lower than 162)

Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Republic of Ireland £9000 Year 1
Channel Islands £9000 Year 1
EU £15000 Year 1
England £9000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9000 Year 1
Scotland £9000 Year 1
Wales £9000 Year 1
International £15000 Year 1

Additional fee information

For additional costs relating to this programme, please refer to
Management and Leadership at Cardiff Metropolitan University - UCAS