What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
For year 1 entry applicants normally require 96 Tariff points from A Levels.
Acceptable when combined with other qualifications.
15 points at Higher Level.
For year 1 entry applicants normally require 96 Tariff points.
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.
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- 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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This is a three-year programme aimed at EU and International students. This course will enable you to communicate effectively in English, the language of global business, alongside the study of leadership, management and communication across national boundaries with cultural understanding and awareness. WHY STUDY THIS COURSE? On this course you'll learn to effectively use analytical, problem-solving skills and decision-making skills in multinational groups. As well as this you'll be able to develop your English language skills so that you will be able to effectively communicate with people from the world of business. MORE ABOUT THIS COURSE The University of Portsmouth is ranked 30th out of 117 UK universities for Business, Management and Marketing in The Guardian's University League Tables 2018. WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR? This degree programme is for non-native speakers of English only. Students can enter at the appropriate stage if they have appropriate prior learning. AFTER THE COURSE The University of Portsmouth is the UK's number 1 for boosting graduate salaries (The Economist 2017) and 96%+ of graduates at this university are in work or further study within six months of graduating (DLHE, 2016). There are many jobs available for you in business, trade, public services, finance, marketing, management, retailing and the leisure industry.
Core units in your first year include: English language (grade four), multimedia listening, business communication (one) and an introduction to international business and trade. In your second year you will study a variety of core units plus choose from a selection of optional units including: British cultural studies, business communication (two), business and markets in a global environment and language. In your final year you will complete an independent project an choose from a range of optional units such as translation theory and practice, intercultural perspectives on communication, managing across cultures, understanding Britain today and business and markets in global environment.
Portsmouth is a vibrant waterfront city on the south coast with a rich maritime history. A flat and compact city, Portsmouth is easy to get around on foot or by bike and most University buildings are located in the centre. There is always plenty going on, whether in the bustle of the city centre or in the fresh air and open spaces of the seafront and the common.
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Typical Ucas points
2:1 or above
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