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Faculty of Business, Law and Politics

Business Management

UndergraduateBA (Hons)

Year of entry:
UCAS code: N100

What you'll study

First year

* Modules are subject to availability

Core modules

  • Personal and Professional Skills for Contemporary Organisations

  • Accounting and Finance

  • Business Environments

  • Operations, Supply Chain and Business Practices

  • Marketing

Optional modules

  • Passport Languages

  • World Economy

  • Summer School

Second year

* Modules are subject to availability

Core modules

  • European Business

  • Responsible Business in Society

  • Organisational Management

  • Decision Making for Managers

Optional modules

  • The Organisational and Environmental Context of HRM

  • Understanding Entrepreneurship

  • Sustainable Business: Practice and Principles

  • Organisation in the Digital Economy

  • Procurement and Supply Chain Operations

  • Consumer and Business Buyer Behaviour

  • Financial Reporting

  • Financial Management

  • Decision Making for Managers

  • Passport Languages

  • Summer School

  • Research Methods

Final year

* Modules are subject to availability

Core modules

  • International Business

  • Business Strategies

  • Leadership and Change Management

  • Dissertation or Research Project

  • Business Project Management

Optional modules

  • Enterprise Systems and Business Intelligence

  • Passport Languages

  • Management Consulting

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More about this course

This programme will prepare you for the challenge of staying up-to-date with our unpredictable, fast-paced business world. You'll understand how an unpredictable economic climate, new employment law or increased competition will impact your future business, whatever its size or type. Through this programme, you'll develop into a confident and competitive business professional who can take on any role – even as an entrepreneur in your own business. You'll understand and embrace real management techniques and develop transferable skills to enhance your employability.

There are four options available for studying Business and Management at Hull. Students who do not have the qualifications and experience to enter the first year directly can study the foundation year before progressing on to the full course. The Business and Management degree offers a three-year study option, as well as two four-year options for students who decide to boost their employability through a professional experience year or studying abroad for a year at one of our partner institutions.

Group and project work is actively encouraged and can often involve collaboration with local industry, using real-life case studies as a key to understanding today’s business environment. You will study a wide range of business functions and gain experience of a variety of areas across an organisation. As you progress through your degree, you will increasingly appreciate the impact of the outside world and learn how policies and strategies are developed by gathering and examining information from a range of sources.

Teaching and Learning
Scheduled
Placement
Independent

First year

24%

75%

Second year

16%

84%

Final year

12%

88%

Assessment
Written
Practical
Coursework

First year

47%

3%

50%

Second year

8%

92%

Final year

100%

Tailor your course by studying business as a core subject with one of four complementary specialist areas.

One of very few universities to offer a four-year business programme with an integrated masters.

Learn with state-of-the-art business software in our inspiring Grade II listed buildings.

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Study abroad and gain valuable and life-enriching experience as part of your degree.

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Entry requirements

2019 Tariff points: 112 points. Points can be from any qualification on the UCAS tariff, but must include at least 80 points from 

  • A levels
  • BTEC Subsidiary Diploma, Diploma or Extended Diploma
  • OCR Cambridge Technical Introductory Diploma, Diploma or Extended Diploma
  • CACHE Diploma or Extended Diploma
  • Irish Leaving Certificate
  • Scottish Highers
  • Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Diploma
  • or a combination of appropriate Level 3 qualifications

UCAS has changed the way that qualifications earn points under the Tariff system. Please click here to work out your estimated points and to find out more about how the University of Hull considers qualifications.

Alternative qualifications

  • IB Diploma: 28 points.
  • Access to HE Diploma: Pass with minimum of 15 credit at distinction and 15 credits at merit.

We welcome applicants with a range of qualifications from the UK and worldwide which may not exactly match the combinations shown above. Please contact the University’s Admissions Service for individual guidance.

At a glance

For this course, you'll need...

112 UCAS points

Points can be made up of a variety of qualifications. Calculate your points here.

We welcome a range of qualifications from the UK and worldwide which may not be listed.

Many of our courses offer a Foundation Year for applicants without the qualifications for direct entry on to the degree.

If you have any questions about our entry requirements or the tariff, please contact admissions or call 01482 466100.

International students

If you require a Tier 4 student visa to study or if your first language is not English you will be required to provide acceptable evidence of your English language proficiency level.

This course requires academic IELTS 6.0 overall, with no less than 5.5 in each skill. For other English language proficiency qualifications acceptable by this University, please click here.

If your English currently does not reach the University's required standard for this programme, you may be interested in one of our English language courses.

Visit your country page to find out more about our entry requirements.

Fees and funding

  • Home/EU: £9,250
  • International: £14,000

Fees may be subject to permitted inflationary increases in future years. 

UK and EU students can take out a tuition fee loan to cover the cost of their course, and UK students can take out a maintenance loan of up to £8,700 to cover living costs.

Substantial discounts are available for International students.  

More information on fees can be found in the Money section of the website.

Future Prospects

96% of full-time students on this programme find employment or progress to further study within six months of finishing their course (Higher Education Statistics Agency 2017). The degree opens up a wide variety of career opportunities in the private, public and voluntary sectors. Recent graduates have found employment in areas ranging from marketing and HR management to retail management, within organisations such as Accenture, HSBC and local governmental authorities, while others have chosen to become entrepreneurs.

We have close links to regional, national and international organisations, including our corporate partners, who offer opportunities such as placements, projects, case studies, company visits, guest lectures and online mentoring in your chosen field.

Our dedicated Centre for Professional Success connects you with businesses and keeps you up to date with relevant work placements, company projects and job opportunities. It also hones general marketable skills to help give you the edge in the employment market.