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University of Derby

Entrepreneurship (Joint Honours)

UCAS Code: J1BU

Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) or Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BA/BSc (H)

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About this course


Course option

3.0years

Full-time | 2021

Subject

Enterprise and entrepreneurship

**Entrepreneurship (Joint Honours)**

**Study Entrepreneurship with another subject to build your perfect degree. You’ll get support from successful entrepreneurs and business experts to help develop your business ideas and make them happen.**

**Two subjects, one degree**

A Joint Honours degree adds variety and interest to your studies. Studying Entrepreneurship Joint Honours helps you to keep your career options open and marks you out as a versatile graduate with a broad portfolio of skills. You can combine Entrepreneurship Joint Honours with a wide range of subjects at Derby – the full list can be found in the subject options below. Please ensure you add the second subject you wish to combine with Entrepreneurship in the further details section when adding your choice in apply.

**Why choose this course?**

Business and Management at Derby is ranked Top 10 in The Guardian University Guide 2020. This degree will build your enterprise skills and capabilities around a subject you feel passionate about. You'll gain practical experience with real-life assignments, working with real businesses and learning from other like minded successful entrepreneurs through mentoring.

**Is this course for you?**

We’ve designed this course for ambitious go-getters from any discipline. It’s your chance to combine knowledge of a non-business subject with the entrepreneurial mindset that gives you the edge in any career, in any organisation. You’ll gain the qualities that every employer values: creativity, flexibility, innovation and problem solving

**How you will learn**

We aim for an inclusive learning and teaching style, with active student participation. You will learn through formal lectures, which may include guest speakers; tutor-led and student-led seminars; tutorials; work experience projects; and self-directed study.
**Opportunities and experiences**

Throughout your studies you'll have the opportunity to work on live projects set by entrepreneurs, go on industry placement and access mentoring support from local businesses. You’ll also work towards an additional qualification: the Futures Award in Business Work Experience.

**Careers and employability**

Employers are looking for people who have great ideas – and can act under their own initiative. This course helps you see possibilities, think creatively, make sound business judgments and take decisive action. Your Entrepreneurship qualification will mark you out as someone who can recognise, develop and expand business opportunities in any working environment, from start-up ventures and SMEs to multi-national companies.

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Course location:

University of Derby

Department:

Joint Honours

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Who studies this subject and how do they get on?

90%
UK students
10%
International students
37%
Male students
63%
Female students
70%
2:1 or above
47%
Drop out rate

Most popular A-Levels studied (and grade achieved)

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C
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£20,000
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Average annual salary
95%
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Employed or in further education
74%
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Employed in a role where degree was essential or beneficial

Top job areas of graduates

27%
Sales, marketing and related associate professionals
26%
Business, finance and related associate professionals
8%
Other administrative occupations

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