University of Derby

Business Management (International Business) University of Derby Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: Chartered Management Institute


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BA (Hons) Business Management (International Business)

Prepare to excel in business, anywhere in the world. With its emphasis on business management in the international arena, this course brings a new dimension to your future prospects and gives you the insights, skills and credibility to succeed in an era of globalisation.

Why choose this course?

Business and Management at Derby has been ranked Top 10 in the Guardian University Guide 2020. Along with its strong global focus, our degree gives you an added career advantage. As part of your studies, you can achieve a highly respected Diploma from the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) – your first step towards Chartered Manager status.

Is this course for you?

If you want to work internationally, BA (Hons) Business Management (International Business) improves your understanding of how a multi-cultural business environment affects strategic decisions and how the social and cultural differences between countries influence consumer behaviour.

How you will learn

We encourage and support you to take an optional placement year or summer internship. There are business simulations, topical case studies and employer-led consultancy projects to challenge and inspire you.

Opportunities and experiences

An external CMI mentor will give you guidance throughout. As our degree is also delivered for overseas educational partners, your learning will be enriched by inter-country debates, international case studies and joint projects.

Careers and employability

BA (Hons) Business Management (International Business) helps you stand apart as a progressive thinker who can work in global and cross-cultural environments. Our graduates have secured positions with international names like HSBC, Enterprise, Gleneagles and Pattonair.

Did you know? We also offer this course:

  • As part of a Joint Honours degree

  • With a Foundation Year

How to apply

Application deadlines

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!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code N203
Institution code D39
Campus name Main Site
Campus code -

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

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 120 points Your offer will be based on your predicted grades from your core A2s (full A levels), BTEC Diploma etc. We will accept up to 16 points towards the total from level 3 qualifications such as AS (where those AS levels are not taken on to A2 level), the Extended Project, or Music qualifications.  We usually consider an A Level in General Studies as a supplementary qualification. A good application/performance will be taken into account if you do not meet the criteria / offer.
A level BBB
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DDM
Access to HE Diploma D: 15 credits
M: 24 credits
P: 6 credits
Pass Access to HE Diploma with 60 credits with 45 at Level 3
GCSE/National 4/National 5 GCSE Maths and English Grade C/Grade 4 (or above) or equivalent qualification

English language requirements

IELTS overall score at a minimum of 6.0; with at least IELTS 5.5 in each band (Reading, Listening, Speaking, Writing) or another Secure English Language Test(SELT)at CEFR level B2 or above

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9,250 Year 1
EU £9,250 Year 1
International £14,045 Year 1
England £9,250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 Year 1
Scotland £9,250 Year 1
Wales £9,250 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Provider information

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University of Derby
Kedleston Road
DE22 1GB

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