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Business and Management

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About this course

Accreditations and partnerships:

The UK Socrates-Erasmus Council
Chartered Management Institute
  • Entry year: 2016/17
  • Course code: N100
  • Applications: UCAS
  • Level: Undergraduate
  • Tariff points: 300
  • Department: Bristol Business School
  • Campus: Frenchay
  • Duration: Three years full-time, four years sandwich
  • Delivery: Full-time, starts September at all levels. Level 3 final year top up only offers a January start
  • Study abroad: Yes
  • Programme leader: Clayton Davies and Azley Abdrazak
  • Key fact: Students are able to switch to other degrees with specialisms once they have completed a common first year: Business Management with Marketing, Business with Economics, Business with Accounting and Finance, Business and HRM, Business and Event Management and Business Management and Leadership.


Why BA(Hons) Business and Management?

How do we create sustainable businesses? How will businesses compete in a highly competitive, globalised market?
Businesses are constantly having to challenge their position, re-invent themselves and face the threats of competitors in a rapidly changing globalised industry.
Students no longer need just business theory but vital skills, experience and cutting-edge knowledge of how real businesses work.

Why study our course?

At UWE we do just that, we equip you with the real-world skills, knowledge and experience to hit the ground running and stand out from the crowd.

This practical and flexible course, recognised and valued by employers, offers a broad and comprehensive business degree. It is driven by the needs of organisations with an emphasis on practice-led teaching and skills development. Aimed at those who want a business career but not yet ready to specialise, the flexible nature of the course gives you lots of choice and opportunities to hone interests and skills through numerous specialised modules.

Taught by enthusiastic research-active experts with valuable industry knowledge, you will learn about the main organisational functions marketing, finance and human resource management through relevant modules such as Meeting the Management Challenge, Global Marketing Management, Digital Marketing and International HRM. 

Real-world skills and experience

In addition to being academically rigorous with a strong focus on group collaborative work and academic writing, we ensure you graduate 'work ready' with the skills to succeed.

Opportunities to gain paid work experience through placements and internships, along with guest speakers, real case studies, competitions and online simulations, ensure you have regular access to the real world from day one. You will apply what you learn to real business situations giving you a career head start and a brighter future.

Where it can take you

Anywhere! Your career options are truly limitless and depending on specialisms you could enter successful and rewarding careers in management, marketing, finance and HR with large blue chip companies and small to medium enterprises both nationally and internationally.

Discover more about the course through this inspiring short video featuring current UWE students talking about their own experiences and highlights of the course.

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