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University of Salford

Business Management

UCAS Code: N100

Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

Entry requirements


104-112 From a minimum of 2 A2's or equivalent.

104-112 From a minimum of 2 A2's or equivalent. Additional AS Levels can be used towards the overall tariff points provided they are not completed in the same subject as the A2.

A minimum of 104 UCAS Tariff Points from a QAA Approved Level 3 Access to HE Diploma to contain a minimum of 45 credits at Level 3 and 15 at Level 2 to total 60 credits overall for the full award.

104-112 Not acceptable on it's own. Points must be gained from a minimum of 2 A2's or equivalent.

104-112 Not acceptable on it's own. Points must be gained from a minimum of 2 A2's or equivalent.

GCSE/National 4/National 5

We require Grade C or 4 (or above) in Maths and English GCSE. Equivalent qualifications Key Skills Level 2, and Functional Skills Level 2, are also accepted.

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme

30

iincluding a grade 5 in standard level maths and grade 6 in standard level english or grade 4 in higher level maths and grade 5 in higher level English

104-112 from a minimum of 2 Higher Level Subjects including a minimum of H7 (D3)or O4 (C3) in Maths and English

104-112 Not acceptable on it's own. Points must be gained from a minimum of 2 A2's or equivalent.

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

D*D-D*D*

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate (first teaching from September 2016)

D,M,M

104-112 Not acceptable on it's own. Must be completing a minimum of 2 of these or other A Level equivalent qualification.

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

DMM

104-112 Not acceptable on it's own or with additional AS Levels. Must be doing an additional A2 or equivalent to top up to required points.

104-112 From a minimum of 2 Advanced Highers

104-112 From a minimum of 2 Advanced Highers

UCAS Tariff

104-112

From a minimum of 2 A2's or equivalent.

104-112 Not acceptable on it's own. Points must be gained from a minimum of 2 A2's or equivalent.

About this course


Course option

3.0years

Full-time | 2021

Subject

Business and management

What will the business of the future be like? And what skills will you need to study to be successful in it? On the BSc Business Management degree, you will develop the range of leadership and management skills you need for business now and learn how to recognise opportunities and be adaptable for the future. You will also build your personal portfolio of professional evidence which will enhance your CV and help you in job applications and interviews.

The programme is highly practical, career-focused and industry-informed to prepare you for a successful management career. We are proud to work with our student panel and industry partners to ensure our teaching is relevant, inclusive and respectful for all.

This course is available with a Professional Experience Year, giving you the opportunity to apply the skills, knowledge and understanding you have gained in the first two years of the course. If you choose to take the professional year option, you will not pay fees to the University and will earn a wage for the work that you do. There are different entry requirements and course codes for the Professional Experience Year option.

In addition, you may choose to Study Abroad with one of our partner Universities for a semester or a year.

This degree is also offered with a Foundation Year.

Not sure which Business programme will suit you? Check out our full Business Management portfolio at www.salford.ac.uk/explore-business-salford.

This programme has been reviewed and updated for September 2021. It is subject to final academic approval in November when there may be minor changes to programme details. Keep an eye on this page for up-to-date information.

Find out more at www.salford.ac.uk and search Business Management.

**Degree Apprenticeship**
This programme is also available as a Degree Apprenticeship. In order to apply for the apprenticeship route, please email us at [email protected] or alternatively, complete our online enquiry form on our website (www.salford.ac.uk/degree-apprenticeships). Please do not apply through UCAS for this mode of study as this is not the correct route to apply for a Degree Apprenticeship programme. In order to do a Degree Apprenticeship, you must be employed full-time in a relevant role and your employer must be willing to sponsor you. If you are not currently employed, you can find apprenticeship vacancies on the gov.uk portal here - www.gov.uk/apply-apprenticeship

Modules

Year 1; Principles of Accounting, Principles of HRM, Principles of Economics, Principles of Marketing, Business Statistics, and Organisations in a Global Environment or Language. Year 2; Organisational Behaviour, Financial and Management Information systems, Operations Management, Professional Development, Law in a Business Context, and Entrepreneurial Project or Language or Business Innovation Project. Year 3; Business Ethics and Sustainability , Applied Business Research and Analysis, Services and Relationship Marketing, Strategic Management, International Business, and International HRM or International Marketing or International finance or Language.

The Uni


Course location:

University of Salford

Department:

Salford Business School

TEF rating:
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What students say


How do students rate their degree experience?

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Business and management

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Who studies this subject and how do they get on?

86%
UK students
14%
International students
61%
Male students
39%
Female students
74%
2:1 or above
13%
Drop out rate

Most popular A-Levels studied (and grade achieved)

B
C
C

After graduation


The stats in this section relate to the general subject area/s at this university – not this specific course. We show this where there isn't enough data about the course, or where this is the most detailed info available to us.

Business and management

What are graduates doing after six months?

This is what graduates told us they were doing (and earning), shortly after completing their course. We've crunched the numbers to show you if these immediate prospects are high, medium or low, compared to those studying this subject/s at other universities.

£18,000
low
Average annual salary
91%
low
Employed or in further education
64%
med
Employed in a role where degree was essential or beneficial

Top job areas of graduates

24%
Business, finance and related associate professionals
10%
Sales, marketing and related associate professionals
9%
Administrative occupations: finance

As only a small number of students take courses in this subject area, there isn't much information on what graduates do when they finish, so bear that in mind when you review any stats. Management, finance and business roles are common, but it's a good idea to ask tutors what previous graduates taking specific courses went on to do when you're at an open day.

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