What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 120 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers96%
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
Every degree course is different, so it’s important to find one that suits your interests and matches the way you prefer to work – from the modules you’ll be studying to how you’ll be assessed. Top things to look for when comparing courses
This well established course will give you the opportunity to acquire a sound foundation in business and management know-how followed by increased specialisation in an area of your choice. If you know that you want a career in business, but as yet you haven't decided if you want to be a marketer, a product manager or a business development manager, then this degree may give you the opportunity to acquire a sound foundation in business and management know-how, followed by increased specialisation in an area of your choice. It will help prepare you for employment in a variety of functions including marketing, finance and operations in both large organisations or small businesses. This course has also developed links with partner institutions which means that you may have the opportunity to take up an overseas study placement during the second year. Your learning experience should be enhanced by our close involvement with a range of businesses and employers, which will help ensure that you encounter the latest thinking and practice in business studies.
Year 1: Core modules: marketing analysis; accounting for managers (foundation); 1 optional module from: the legal environment of business and employment; language option. Year 2: Core modules: organisational behaviour; small business enterprise and planning; management research methods; 1 optional module from: developments in banking and finance; business information systems; environmental policy. Year 3: Option to undertake a paid work placement year in a national or international company. Final year: Core modules: business dissertation; strategic management; 3 optional modules from: monetary and financial framework; advanced business operations; business information management; e-commerce; environmental management; international business; international and Pacific Asian business; business and the entrepreneur; environmental policy; ethics in business; marketing for small business; strategic retailing; people management and business.
The University of Huddersfield was named Times Higher Education University of the Year in 2013, an award supported by outstanding support for students at all levels. The university is in the top ten in the UK for graduate employability and teaching excellence and the number one mainstream university in England for assessment and feedback. Combine this with our record for supporting work placements and student enterprise and you will find there is a lot more to Huddersfield than meets the eye.
How you'll spend your time
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|Lectures / seminars||23%||22%||17%|
- Lectures / seminars
- Independent study
How you'll be assessed
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- Written exams
- Practical exams
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UK / Non-UK
Male / Female
Full-time / Part-time
Typical Ucas points
2:1 or above
Most popular subjects students studied before attending
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What are graduates doing after six months?
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