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Course summary

Develop the critical enterprising skills and abilities you will need for working in businesses or in self-employment, with our BSc (Hons) Entrepreneurship degree in Peterborough. Entrepreneurial businesses are everywhere. But whether they’re local or global, they’re all based on a similar set of values and motivations. They’re about seizing and creating opportunity. Study BSc (Hons) Entrepreneurship at ARU Peterborough, and develop the attributes, skills, and abilities you need to work in an international entrepreneurial environment. We’ll help you harness your creative abilities and commercialise your business ideas ready for scale and focus on meeting the challenges of turning your ideas into reality. As an Entrepreneurship graduate, you’ll have the confidence, knowledge, and skills to start your own venture, scale up an existing business, or work with an established organisation to deliver innovation. You’ll be able to spot opportunities, evaluate risks, and have the know-how to develop products and services that people need. As a student at ARU Peterborough, you’ll enjoy a hands-on learning experience working with employers in industry. You’ll master a variety of technical methods to enable you to bring an entrepreneurial perspective to a wide range of business settings. We’ll learn about the macro environmental and global contexts in which entrepreneurial businesses operate, including economic, ethical, legal, political, sociological, technological, socio-economic, and cross-cultural aspects. One of the benefits of studying at ARU Peterborough is the opportunity to build strong networks with local employers, and work on real-world business challenges. Throughout your course, you’ll find there’s an emphasis on developing important transferable skills such as effective listening, negotiating, persuasion and presentation. You will also practice communicating your theories and findings and applying a range of techniques to the solution of business problems so when you graduate, you’ll be ready to bring an entrepreneurial mind-set to your chosen career.


Modules are subject to change and availability. Foundation year is subject to validation. Year 1: Core modules Literacies in Higher Education Introduction to Business and Law Extended Project Into ARU Year 2: Core modules Introduction to Financial Analysis and Management Digital Business and Principles of Marketing Global Business Environment and International Strategy Organisational Behaviour Introduction to Business Contracts and the Law Year 3: Core modules Ruskin Module Creative Thinking Prototype and Testing Project Management Entrepreneurial Practice Year 4: Core modules Strategic Management Sustainable Enterprise The Reflective and Empathetic Entrepreneur Undergraduate Major Project

Assessment method

The assessments are designed to allow you to demonstrate what you’ve learned, and to make sure you’re developing the abilities and skills you need to complete the course. We’ll assess your knowledge and understanding using a variety of coursework types, including business plans, marketing evaluations, reports, and external consultancy projects.

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

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Unistats information

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Student satisfaction
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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
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
Republic of Ireland £9250 Year 1

Additional fee information
Entrepreneurship [with Foundation Year] at Anglia Ruskin University - UCAS