Business & Management
Our BA (Hons) Business and Management degree aims to shape the next generation of inspiring leaders. Develop your understanding of how organisations operate and the importance of effective management.
This is an industry-relevant, practical and contemporary business and management programme. With close links to business and enterprise, you'll have opportunities to gain vital work experience.
On this business management degree, there's plenty of opportunity for practical learning. Develop core business and management skills such as; problem-solving, decision-making and team working.
You’ll learn about the key ideas, models and theories that underpin contemporary management. Put your skills into practice through live projects, short-term internships and volunteering. You’ll also have the option of a 48 week industry placement in year 3 of your business degree programme.
*Our Business, Management & Marketing courses are ranked 1st for student satisfaction in the North West. (Source: Complete University Guide - subject ranking 2022).
(This course is being reapproved under the University’s normal cycle of review. The course structure and content may change to enable us to deliver a better quality of educational experience to students.)
Why study with us
- Our Management studies courses rank 1st in the North West. We also rank in the UK top 10 for overall student satisfaction. – National Student Survey (NSS) 2019.
- Business Management and Marketing courses rank 1st for student satisfaction in the North West. - The Complete University Guide - subject ranking 2022.
- Regular guest speakers will give you expert insights from some of today’s leading minds in the world of business.
What you’ll do
- Want to combine study with sunshine? You’ll get the chance to spend time at our Cyprus Campus during your second year.
- Our core modules cover Business, Economics and Finance, Human Resource Management and more.
- Our optional modules allow you to gain specialist knowledge in other subjects. Such as Accounting, Economics, Enterprise, HRM and Marketing.
Following the pandemic, we have found that some courses benefit from a blended learning and teaching approach. Therefore, the majority of your teaching will be face-to-face on campus aside from a small amount of online teaching where we have learnt it works best.
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of our published course information. However, our programmes are subject to ongoing review and development. Changing circumstances may cause alteration to, or the cancellation of, courses. Changes may be necessary to comply with the requirements of accrediting bodies or revisions to subject benchmarks statements. As well as to keep courses updated and contemporary, or as a result of student feedback. We reserve the right to make variations if we consider such action to be necessary or in the best interests of students.
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Future careers in business and management
We develop graduates to become highly employable and have strong entrepreneurial skills.
With an equal focus on business and management, you’ll be ready to succeed in a range of business degree jobs. From industry, commerce, the public sector and non-profit making organisations.
Our business and management graduates secure employment in a wide variety of posts. From Accountancy and Finance, Project Management, Franchising, Retail, Buying, Business Analytics. Graduates are also in demand in a range of Business Support functions such as HR, Marketing, Logistics and Customer Service.
Are you considering studying a business course because want to start your own business? We can support you with Enterprise modules. We also offer start-up support with our Propeller Student Enterprise.
Fees and Funding
Scholarships and Bursaries
We have a wide range of scholarships, bursaries and funds available to help support you whilst studying with us.
Select your country and see eligibility information and how to apply by selecting more info on the cards below.
This course is based in the Lancashire School of Business and Enterprise located in the Faculty of Business and Justice
For information on possible changes to course information, see our Essential and Important Course Information
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