What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
96 UCAS Tariff points, including a minimum of 2 A Levels. General Studies is accepted.
Considered in combination with Advanced Highers.
Considered in combination
Any subject is considered.
To include a Grade 4 in any subject at Higher Level.
Including a minimum of 2 A Levels. General Studies is accepted.
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 96 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers94%
Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.
Tuition fee & financial support£9,250
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
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Your passport to the vibrant, fast-paced world of business. Explore economics, politics, finance, law and culture on a global scale. Link up with our international network of exchange programmes and work placements. Learn a new language and set your sights on an international career. Broadening your industry knowledge and cultural horizons, this degree will equip you with the core strategic and management skills you need, so you can flourish in any corporation anywhere in the world. Learn up to two modern languages alongside your business modules, boosting your communication skills in preparation for an international career. Get to grips with the importance of innovation for successful organisations with modules in corporate strategy, international trade and global enterprise issues. Benefit from an established, worldwide network of business partnerships and spend your mandatory placement year working abroad. From Texas and Florida to Canada, Dusseldorf and Australia, our graduates have travelled the world. Explore economic, political, legal and cultural influences so you can analyse international businesses and processes with a critical eye. Develop your academic knowledge while travelling by taking part in a European exchange programme. Study at one of our partner universities in France, Germany, Spain or The Netherlands. Establish your career in a fast paced, competitive industry and join our graduates employed in world class corporations such as Unilever, Siemens, Standard Chartered, Deutsche Post, Tate and Lyle, Gillette, Integral Solutions and Hewlett Packard. Spend a year studying further afield and gaining an international perspective at universities in La Rochelle, Madrid, Louisiana, Manitoba and Amsterdam.
In your first year, you’ll develop an in-depth understanding of the nature and context of business by adopting an analytical approach to your studies. You’ll look into all aspects of the international business world and discover how to get the most out of your degree and your time at university. You’ll also get the chance to learn up to two modern languages alongside your degree, choosing from French or Spanish, with the option to specialise in one foreign language. In year two, you’ll study the critical importance of enterprise and innovation to organisations and look into how they go about creating a culture of success. You’ll deepen your knowledge of the key areas of business, including different job roles and techniques, and continue progressing with your chosen language option. You’ll also prepare yourself for the exciting challenge of working or studying abroad, with a dedicated elective module. In your final year, you’ll refine your knowledge of your chosen language and engage with topics such as corporate strategy, global enterprise issues and international trade. By applying the experiences gained on your placement year to your studies, you’ll also draw on industry experience to complement your academic studies. The modules shown for this course or programme are those being studied by current students, or expected new modules. Modules are subject to change depending on year of entry.
Plymouth is a top 50 UK research institution with genuine clusters of world class expertise across areas as diverse as marine science and engineering, medicine, robotics and psychology. With 21,000 students and a further 17,000 studying University of Plymouth awards at partner colleges, it is one of largest higher education providers in the country, and has a strong track record in teaching with one of the highest numbers of National Teaching Fellows of any UK university.
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2:1 or above
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