Business Studies London Metropolitan University

Our Business Studies BA (Hons) degree is an exciting and innovative business course without traditional assessment structures, more in-tune with the modern business culture. The course prepares you for either graduate employment or self-employment and is a great way to build on previous business study at BTEC level. At the end of the course you’ll have developed a professional video CV profile and gained valuable work experience. Studying this degree gives you access to the University’s Bloomberg terminals where you’ll use real-time data to analyse, model and inform your decision making, preparing you for the challenges of the real world. You’ll also use Synergy technology and a "flipped learning" approach to enable collaboration and group work, building interpersonal skills and encouraging communication.

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Study mode


  • Location


  • Start date

    September 2018

  • Duration

    3 years

Course details


Year 1 modules include:

Introduction to Human Resources and Management, Managing Accounting and Finance, Using Quantitative Methods in Business, and Marketing and Communications.

Year 2 modules include:

Business Development, Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Funding Businesses, Work-based Learning module (option), Marketing for the Digital Age, Accelerator module (option), Business modules (option), and Professional Experience Year Placement (option).

Year 3 modules include:

Strategy in Action, Finance in Action (option), Accelerator module (option), Work-based Learning module (option), business modules, and Project or Dissertation.

Assessment method

You’ll be assessed through coursework, presentations, practical projects and seen time-constrained assignments.

How to apply

Application deadlines

To guarantee the university or college will consider you for this course, you must apply by:

15 January

Application codes

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

Course code N100
Institution code L68
Campus name Moorgate

Points of entry

This means the year in which you would like to start the course.

‘Year 1’ means you will start in the first year.

‘Year 0’ means you will enter onto a foundation year.

You may be able to start some courses in the second or third years, if you meet certain criteria. You will need to discuss this with the university or college directly.

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

All applicants must be able to demonstrate proficiency in the English language. Applicants who require a Tier 4 student visa may need to provide a Secure English Language Test (SELT) such as Academic IELTS. For up to date English language requirements please see:

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 96 points
A level CCC Typical offer CCC (96 UCAS points from two or more A levels) from business-related subjects.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma DMM In a business-related subject.
Access to HE Diploma M: 30 credits
P: 15 credits
You should have 60 credits overall in a business-related subject with 45 credits at Level 3 (with a minimum of 30 credits at Merit) and Communications and Maths units passed at Level 2. QAA accredited course required.
Scottish Higher CCCCD A minimum of 99 UCAS points with at least 78 points at higher level in business-related subjects, plus English and Maths standard level at grade C.

We accept a broad range of equivalent level qualifications, please check the UCAS tariff calculator or contact us if you are unsure if you meet the minimum entry requirements for this course. We encourage applications from international/EU students with equivalent qualifications. We also accept mature students with diverse backgrounds and experiences.

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9,250 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

Like most universities, our tuition fees for the academic year 2018–19 are currently subject to government approval under the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF). We expect our tuition fee for students starting a new course from 1 September 2018 will be around £9,500 per year. Fees for returning students may change each year by an amount also set under the government’s regulation. The annual tuition fee for students enrolling in autumn 2018 may not be finalised until spring 2018. For further information see: Please note, in addition to the tuition fee there may be additional costs for things like equipment, materials, printing, textbooks, trips or professional body fees. Additionally, there may be other activities that are not formally part of your course and not required to complete your course, but which you may find helpful (for example, optional field trips). The costs of these are additional to your tuition fee and the fees set out above and will be notified when the activity is being arranged.

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