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Enterprise and entrepreneurship courses

The study of the application of creative ideas and innovations to practical situations, including, but not exclusively, creating and growing organisations in order to identify and build on opportunities.

Studying enterprise and entrepreneurship at university

Example course modules

  • Creativity in enterprise
  • Financial aspects for marketing, enterprise and tourism
  • Business strategy
  • Business fundamentals

Who studies this subject

  • Female : 38%
    Male : 62%
  • Mature : 55%
    School leaver : 45%
  • Full-time : 97%
    Part-time : 3%

What you need to get on a course

Subjects you need

A-levels (or equivalent) usually required

  • No Specific Requirements

Useful to have

  • Business studies
  • Economics
  • Psychology
  • Biology
  • Mathematics

Application checklist

Here's a guide to what to expect from the application process - also check individual university entry requirements, as these may differ.

  • January application
  • October application
  • Personal statement
  • Portfolio
  • Interview
  • Entry test
  • Work experience
  • Audition

Personal statement advice

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