Business Management with Foundation Year at Middlesex University - UCAS

Course summary

This degree allows you to shape your studies towards your career ambitions and build the knowledge, skills and experience to be a successful business manager in a wide range of industries. Why study BA Business Management at Middlesex University? Tailored towards ambitious students who are keen to apply theory to practice in a business environment, you will learn how organisations operate from developing strategy to management styles and choose from a range of exciting work placement options. Supported by expert tutors who bring professional experience to their teaching practices, you will study the key functions that underpin business success. Work placements are an invaluable opportunity to gain employability skills so we have introduced two options by which you can integrate into your time at Middlesex. Those who wish to do a placement can take either a 36 week sandwich placement in Year 3 as part of a 4 year degree or two 18 week summer placements allowing you to complete your degree within 3 years. The career options are broad with our Business Management degree and you will be well prepared to enter businesses, governmental and third sector organisations or even start your own business. We offer nine exciting pathways so you can specialise your studies towards your career ambitions. After the shared first year you can select from: Business Management (direct route), Human Resources, Marketing, Finance, Project Management, Innovation and Supply Chain. Please note, Spanish and Mandarin pathways are also available but have a separate first year. Course highlights We offer a one-year study abroad option in your second year by joining the EU Erasmus programme, linked to a partner university in Europe which can also include a contribution to tuition fees Our Enterprise Development Hub can support you to start your own business and develop essential entrepreneurial skills for a successful career You will have access to cutting-edge business resources including the Chartered Management Institute's Management Direct Resource Hub You can choose to study Spanish or Mandarin at beginner or intermediate level as part of your degree, ensuring you stand out in today's competitive job market You can become a student member of the Chartered Management Institute and a full member upon graduation


Foundation Year: Understanding the Context of Business, SMART (Students Mastering Academic writing, Research and Technology), Foundation Mathematics, Foundation Project. Year 1: Applications and Research in Management (30 credits) - Compulsory, Financial Aspects of Business (30 credits) - Compulsory, Management and Organisations (30 credits) – Compulsory, Marketing Theory and Practice (30 credits) - Compulsory. Year 2: Business Environment (30 credits) - Optional, Operations Management (30 credits) - Optional, Work, Organisation and Society (30 credits) - Compulsory, Brand Management (30 credits) - Optional, Human Resource Management in Practice (30 credits) - Optional, Managerial Finance (30 credits) - Optional, Law for Business (30 credits) - Optional, Sustainable Products (30 credits) - Optional. Year 3: Authentic Leadership Development (30 credits) - Optional, Strategic Management (30 credits) - Compulsory, Business Game (30 credits) - Optional, Business Start-up (30 credits) - Optional, Enterprise and Small Business (30 credits) - Optional, Research Project (30 credits) - Optional, Strategic Management Accounting (30 credits) - Optional, The Service Encounter (30 credits) - Optional, Work Internship (30 credits) - Optional, Developing Leaders and Managers in Organisations (30 credits) - Compulsory, Innovation Management (30 credits) - Optional, Managing Business Projects (30 credits) - Optional, Global Operations Management (30 credits) - Optional, International Marketing (30 Credits) - Optional, Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (30 credits) - Optional, Leading Change (30 credits) - Optional

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Foundation

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

We have a personalised admissions approach in which we make fair, but aspirational offers to our applicants. We feel it’s important that you continue to aim high and achieve great results. If you don’t quite make the grades you hoped to, we’ll look at more than your qualifications when making our final decision. We’ll take into consideration any barriers you may have faced in your learning, especially with potential disruption due to the coronavirus, your achievements in other areas and your personal statement. At Middlesex, we’ll always aim to be as flexible as possible. We pride ourselves on how we recognise potential in our applicants, and support them to succeed in the future.

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English language requirements

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IELTS (Academic)6With a minimum of 5.5 in each component
TOEFL (iBT)72With at least 17 in listening & writing, 20 in speaking and 18 in reading
PTE Academic51With at least 51 in all components

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Republic of Ireland £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
EU £16600 Year 1
International £16600 Year 1

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Business Management with Foundation Year at Middlesex University - UCAS