Birkbeck, University of London has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
Our BSc Management will equip you with the skills required to flourish within the rapidly changing environment in which organisations operate and compete, and become a confident manager or business practitioner. You will gain an insight into a broad range of management issues in key areas such as strategic management, marketing, finance, operations management, human resource management, organisational behaviour, accounting and managerial economics. You will also obtain the transferable skills that allow you to understand the consequences of your managerial decisions. The course attracts a wide range of people, including administrators, clerical workers and managers from both the public and private sectors, as well as self-employed people and those wishing to gain specific knowledge of management and business. Our tutorial/seminar sessions give you a chance to interact with your peers and develop insights into analysing a HIGHLIGHTS
- Based in the School of Business, Economics and Informatics, the Department of Management is an internationally recognised centre of excellence in teaching, research and consultancy in the broad field of management. Our academic staff are active researchers as well as enthusiastic teachers, and regularly publish cutting-edge articles in the world's leading journals.
- We have particular research strengths in international business and strategy, the management of innovation and entrepreneurship, human resource management, corporate governance, sport management and marketing, as well as financial management and accounting.
- You will have access to Moodle, our online learning resource, where all information and materials relating to your programme of study and modules are available, as well as the Birkbeck Library and e-Library.
- Our BSc Management is accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI). Graduates from this programme also receive a Level 5 Certificate in Management and Leadership, provided they successfully complete the following modules: Strategic Management, Research Methods in Management and Research Project: Management.
For information about course structure and the modules you will be studying, please visit Birkbeck’s online prospectus.
Unseen formal examinations, short tests, individual or group presentations and written essays.
Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.
- Chartered Management Institute
How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
If English is not your first language or you have not previously studied in English, our usual requirement is the equivalent of an International English Language Testing System (IELTS Academic Test) score of 6.5, with not less than 6.0 in each of the sub-tests. If you don't meet the minimum IELTS requirement, we offer pre-sessional English courses, foundation programmes and language support services to help you improve your English language skills and get your place at Birkbeck.
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||Applicants will normally be expected to have grade C or grade 4 in GCSE-level English and mathematics.|
We welcome applicants without traditional entry qualifications as we base decisions on our own assessment of qualifications, knowledge and previous work experience. We may waive formal entry requirements based on judgement of academic potential. ALTERNATIVE ENTRY ROUTES Access to Higher Education Diploma with a minimum of 15 credits achieved at Merit or Distinction in business or accountancy units. The Certificate of Higher Education in Management offers an entry route to the Department’s undergraduate programmes. This Certificate has now been withdrawn, but if you have already successfully complete designated modules to an appropriate standard please contact the Department for details of module exemptions.
Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course
Additional entry requirements
Institutions Own Test (IOT)
Applicants who do not have grade C or grade 4 GCSE-level English and mathematics may be required to carry out a skills audit at a selection evening, which comprises English and mathematics. This audit assesses an applicant’s potential to cope with, and benefit from, a particular programme of study.
English language requirements
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£6935||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£6935||Year 1|