University of Huddersfield

Degree level: Undergraduate

Business Management with Finance

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Course summary

Why Business Management with Finance? Money often defines business success. Or in other words, profit, cash flow and investment. If you can understand how money talks, and the possibilities related to finance, you will have the knowledge and skills to help businesses gain a lead over their competitors. This course lets you develop specialist skills to be a manager and also to develop an understanding of the finance behind a business. You’ll have the opportunity to develop your ability to motivate and inspire a team of people to work towards a common goal. How will you learn? You will learn through lectures, workshops, seminars, live and client-facing projects, you will also have lots of opportunity for practical application.

  • We aim to give you a thorough grounding in business and finance and give you lots of chances to apply theory to the real world.
  • We’ll give you the opportunity to take a placement year, working in a business, either here in the UK or abroad.
  • We have close links with the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) and you’ll have the opportunity to achieve a professional CMI qualification in Management and Leadership through no additional study or assessment.
  • To help you go on to employment, you will also have the chance to take advice from our HR professionals. They could help you create CVs and portfolios, and work on your interview technique too.
Previous students have gained experience with businesses such as Hewlett Packard, Lloyds Banking Group, ASDA, Coop Group, Cummins, L’Oréal, Virgin Media and Agricultural Bank of China. What subjects will you cover? To give you the chance to gain a better understanding of business and finance, the course covers key business topics, such as leadership, strategy, international business, and marketing. You’ll study financial and management accounting, corporate reporting, and business ethics – all of which will help you understand how businesses can operate in a socially responsible and ethical way. In the second and final years, you also choose from a range of finance modules to build your specialist skills. All our degrees offer the opportunity to spend a placement year in industry which is a fantastic opportunity to put your business skills into practice while still being a student. Professional links and accreditation: You can register with the Chartered Management Institute ( providing a further qualification and enhancing your CV through membership of a professional body. Upon successful completion of the course and after completing the registration, you’ll have the opportunity to achieve a CMI qualification in Management and Leadership through no additional study or assessment. Some exemptions also exist from Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) ( qualifications. This accreditation is reviewed on a regular basis.

Course details


Year 1 Core modules: ASPIRE 1 Understanding Global Dynamics Accounting for Managers (Foundation) Understanding Markets and Consumers Understanding Organisational Behaviour Year 2 Core modules: ASPIRE 2 Business Research Skills Financial Technology and Control Environment Operations Management Option modules: Choose one from a list which may include: Data Visualisation Business Creation and Development Year 3 - optional placement year Final year Core modules: ASPIRE 3 Strategy and Business Transformation Responsible Business Contemporary Issues In Accounting And Finance Global Financial Management Option modules: Choose two from a list which may include: Digital and Social Media Marketing Business and the Entrepreneur E-Commerce Climate Economics and Finance Or, Management Project

Assessment method

Study and assessments will be based on your choice of modules. Your module specification/course handbook will provide full details of the assessment criteria applying to your course.

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • Chartered Management Institute
  • Certified Accountants, Chartered Association of

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:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Other suitable experience or qualifications will be considered. For further information please see the University's minimum entry requirements.

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

English language requirements

If your first language is not English, you will need to meet the minimum requirements of an English Language qualification. The minimum for IELTS is 6.0 overall with no element lower than 5.5, or equivalent will be considered acceptable.

Read more about the University’s entry requirements for students outside of the UK on our 'Where are you from?' information pages.

Unistats information

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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
EU £15000* Year 1
International £15000* Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

This information is for applicants applying to study at the University of Huddersfield in the academic year 2021/22. Please note that your tuition fees for subsequent years may rise in line with inflation (RPI-X). This webpage will be updated with 2022/23 tuition fees as information becomes available. If you are an EU or International student coming to study at the University of Huddersfield, please visit the International Fees and Finance pages for full details of tuition fees and support available - Please email the Student Finance Office ([email protected]) or call 01484 472210 for more information about fees and finance.

Sponsorship information

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Business Management with Finance at University of Huddersfield - UCAS