De Montfort University

Business and Management De Montfort University Degree level: Undergraduate


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Course summary

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You can either study a general pathway, giving you the skills you need to understand all elements of what makes a business work, or you can specialise in business strategy, accounting and finance, human resource management or marketing. How you structure your degree is your choice to best reflect your own interests and career ambitions.

- Learn the latest developments in business practice
Our lecturers draw on their extensive experience and many are involved in consultancy and training with large organisations
- Our innovative assessments help you to develop skills which are highly sought after by employers
Build your confidence and enhance your creative, organisational and communication skills
- Pitch a business idea to real-life entrepreneurs and win a great prize
through our annual Fox’s Lair competition for first year students
- Enjoy an international experience with #DMUglobal
Trips have included Copenhagen, New York, Berlin, San Diego and Toronto
- Placement opportunities with local, national and global companies
including Rolls Royce, IBM, Walt Disney, the NHS and Siemens
- Our alumni are employed by leading brands in graduate roles
such as Business Analyst at Capita, Supply Manager at Cummins, General Management Graduate at Network Rail and Business Process and Design Analyst at Vodafone

Course details


Year 1
Financial Decision Making
Introduction to Entrepreneurship and Enterprise
Global Business Issues
Introduction to Work and Organisations
Understanding Business

Year 2
Contemporary Management
Business and Sustainability
Plus option modules from the following indicative list:

Performance Measurement in Organisations
Business Research Issues and Analysis
European Business Issues
The Creative Art of Selling and Negotiation
HRM in the Workplace
Business Law
International Marketing
Government and Business
Business and Finance Essentials
Progressive Franchising
Global Operation and Supply Chain Management

Year 3
Global Contemporary Business Issues
Global Strategic Management
Plus option modules from the following indicative list:

International Developments in Accounting
Service Operations Management
Crisis and Business Continuity Management
Creative Management and Marketing
Globalisation and International HRM
Managing Change and Innovation
Critical Analysis of Organisation
Corporate Social Responsibility and Business Ethics
Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Reflective Business Practice
Strategy and Management Dissertation

Assessment method

You will be taught through a combination of lectures, tutorials, seminars, group work and self-directed study. Assessment is through coursework (presentations, essays and reports) and usually an exam or test, which is typically weighted as follows in your first year:

Exam: 33%
Coursework: 67%
These assessment weightings are indicative only. The exact weighting may vary depending on option modules chosen by students and teaching methods deployed by the academic member of staff each year. Indicative assessment weighting and assessment type per module are shown as part of the module information. Again these are based on the current academic session.

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 NN12
Institution code D26
Campus name Leicester Campus
Campus code Y

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 112 points from at least two A Levels.

Plus five GCSEs at grades A*–C (9 - 4) including English Language and Maths.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DMM
Access to HE Diploma M: 30 credits Pass Access with 30 Level 3 credits at Merit or equivalent.
English (Language or Literature) and Maths GCSE required as separate qualifications at grades A* - C (9 -4).
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 26 points

English language requirements

Test Grade Additional details
IELTS (Academic) 6.0 including a minimum of 5.5 in each component

or equivalent

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9,250 Year 1
International £13,750 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

Please note that fees for subsequent years of study for continuing students are subject to an annual review. Any increase in fee will be in line with RPI-X (linked to the retail price index) and the fee cap set by the Government.

Provider information

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De Montfort University
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Course contact details

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