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Course summary

This course offers excellent preparation for a career in global business management. It builds on strong academic foundations by providing exciting opportunities for applying your theoretical knowledge, for contact with employers, and for work experience. Applied This degree programme teaches practical skills in the classroom, but you’ll also have opportunities for internships, business simulations, work placements, live client projects and mixing with employers. You might visit advertising agencies, financial institutions, manufacturers and small businesses, and there are optional field trips to overseas partner institutions, businesses and events (past students have visited Paris, Berlin, Helsinki, Rotterdam and Dubai). Tutors You will be taught by tutors with significant academic and business experience across many countries and industries. Their experiences will inform and illustrate their teaching, as will their continuing involvement in global business through consultancy and research. London Our London campus is right in the City of London, one of the world’s premier business districts. You’ll be surrounded by the UK or international headquarters of some of the world’s biggest companies, as well as exciting start-up businesses and emerging business models. This is an extraordinary place in which to learn, surrounded by the buzz of contemporary global business. Entrepreneurship One of the key themes of this course is ‘entrepreneurship’ – which is ideal if you’re interested in starting your own business, but it also means so much more. Even big businesses are interested in embedding entrepreneurial skills within their organisations, because they value visionary and independent thinking, determined and resilient individuals, and the ability to launch agile teams, sub-brands, products and services. And if you do want to set up your own business, we offer start-up advice and support during the course. Support To help you reach your maximum potential on this course, we offer a wide range of support at any stage of your studies. This includes help with academic writing and referencing, how to study and research effectively, digital and IT support, and help with employability (including job-hunting, CVs and interviews). You will also be assigned an academic mentor and a personal tutor. Key course Benefits;

  • Optional one-year work placement or study abroad with Erasmus.
  • We offer the flexibility of full-time, part-time and accelerated options, plus October or January start-dates.
  • Take up opportunities to visit or collaborate with partner universities in France, Germany, the UAE and the Netherlands.
  • Enjoy the benefit of our extensive business contacts in the private, public and voluntary sectors, in London and beyond.
  • Enjoy opportunities for UK and international field trips to businesses (such as Bloomberg, the Bank of England and the BBC).
  • Learn about international business practice through guest speakers (who have included the London Stock Exchange and Standard & Poor’s).
  • Optional one-term internship, either in the UK (perhaps with an organisation in the City of London) or you could arrange your own overseas placement.


Your main study themes are: Strategy Develop strategic personal and professional skills which will serve you well if you’re ambitious for a high-flying career. Marketing Understand the essential relationship between the consumer and the brand, and how to manage it to your advantage. Entrepreneurship Learn the power of innovative, independent thinking and practice, and develop your business resilience. Ethics Understand the responsibilities of individuals and organisations towards other individuals, organisations and the environment. For more information about what you will study, please visit our website.

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

All applications are considered on an individual basis and the whole application is reviewed which includes previous and predicted qualifications, experience, reference and your motivation to study the course. The University also accepts the BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate/BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma and BTEC Level 3 National Diploma/BTEC Level 3 Diploma for entry onto degree programmes, provided that they are studied in combination with other qualifications that are equivalent to three A2 Levels. This may include subject specific requirements where necessary.

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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

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