University of Greenwich has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
This fast-track entry into the final year of our business studies course offers foundation and HND students a chance to top up to a degree.
Our direct entry business studies degree is for anyone who has a foundation degree, HND or two years of higher education in business or management and wants to 'top up' to an honours degree. This means that you go straight into the final year of the course.
This degree is designed to help you develop key business skills in decision making and leadership, skills all highly valued by employers.
Popular career options for our business studies graduates range from financially focused managerial roles to auditing and global management consulting.
Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.
Small Business Development (30 credits)
Managing Strategy (30 credits)
Personal and Professional Practice 3 (SMS)
Final Year Project: Thematic Independent Studies (30 credits)
Students are required to choose 30 credits from this list of options.
Contemporary Issues in Events Management (30 credits)
International Business Management (30 credits)
E-Business (30 credits)
Corporate Financial Management (30 credits)
International Human Resource Management (30 credits)
Contemporary Issues in Marketing (30 credits)
International Logistics and Supply Chain Management (30 credits)
Contemporary Issues in PR Practice (30 credits)
Students are assessed through coursework, exams, presentations and tests.
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||University of Greenwich (Greenwich Campus)|
This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||Not accepted|
Foundation degree or HND required for entry onto this programme.
You should have a minimum of 120 credits at Level 4 and 120 credits at Level 5 with an average overall score of 55%, with no failed or referred courses.
PLUS Applicants who do not have English as their first language require IELTS 6 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each skills) or equivalent in a secure English language test. Alternatively, students with an overall IELTS of 5 or 5.5 can study our pre-sessional English language programme prior to degree studies.
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9,250||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|