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Applied Business (Entrepreneurship)

Entry requirements


UCAS Tariff

88

About this course


Course option

3.0years

Distance learning (full-time) | 2022

Subject

Business and management

The online BA (Hons) Applied Business (Entrepreneurship) programme is designed for students with the passion and ambition to start their own venture, or further develop one with which they are associated.

The programme provides a broad foundation of business skills tailored to the needs of entrepreneurs and business leaders who have a desire to create a better future through outstanding business leadership, as an entrepreneur, senior executive or social entrepreneur.

As a student of this programme, you will work your way through a unique learning experience. You will develop your own business acumen, benefiting from tailored learning activities and exclusive video content, standing on the shoulders of hundreds of the world’s most successful and inspiring leaders, from Presidents and Prime Ministers to Nobel Prize winners and leading academics.

Why choose this course?

* Benefit from a degree tailored to your passions, goals, and ambitions.

* Produce an industry-relevant project portfolio as part of your degree.

* Learn from dynamic insights from over 250 Ducere Global Leaders, including former

Presidents, Prime Ministers, Nobel Prize winners, global leaders, CEOs and business innovators.

* Develop the skills employers need.

* Enjoy personalised student support.

* Study when it suits you, with HD videos, unmatched academic support and no exams.

Key study areas

* Fundamentals of Entrepreneurship

* Applied Entrepreneurship: Concept Development and Validation

* Digital Business and Disruption

* Digital Marketing

* Capital Raising

* Competitive Market Positioning

* Marketing Strategy and Planning

Tuition fees

Select where you currently live to see what you'll pay:

Channel Islands
£9,000
per year
England
£9,000
per year
EU
£9,000
per year
International
£13,500
per year
Northern Ireland
£9,000
per year
Scotland
£9,000
per year
Wales
£9,000
per year

The Uni


Course location:

Online

Department:

The Business School

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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?

93%
UK students
7%
International students
48%
Male students
52%
Female students
61%
2:1 or above
16%
First year drop out rate

Most popular A-Levels studied (and grade achieved)

D
D
D

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.

£18,500
low
Average annual salary
99%
high
Employed or in further education
51%
low
Employed in a role where degree was essential or beneficial

Top job areas of graduates

12%
Sales assistants and retail cashiers
8%
Sales, marketing and related associate professionals
8%
Public services and other associate professionals

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.

What about your long term prospects?

Looking further ahead, below is a rough guide for what graduates went on to earn.

Business and management

The graph shows median earnings of graduates who achieved a degree in this subject area one, three and five years after graduating from here.

£17k

£17k

£19k

£19k

£20k

£20k

Note: this data only looks at employees (and not those who are self-employed or also studying) and covers a broad sample of graduates and the various paths they've taken, which might not always be a direct result of their degree.

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