BA (Hons) Global Business (Business Management) With Foundation Year

This diverse programme, delivered in the heart of major financial hubs, will provide you with a great platform for a successful career in leadership. The first year is a Foundation Year programme that will introduce you to fundamental topics in business and management.

The rest of the course will focus on core global business and management topics including marketing, organisational behaviour, international business law and strategy. During your final year, you can choose to undertake a dissertation, a consulting project, or an internship. 

Committing to study at degree level will give you transferrable skills that can be applied in any career context. Leadership, business operations, strategy and entrepreneurship are all essential to keep our global economies thriving.

As you develop and plan your career goals, we help you align your industry specialisms, giving you the critical knowledge essential for your professional career progress.

  • How do finances and economics affect management decisions?
  • What role do marketing and communications have in business growth?
  • Which core business functions are essential for effective management?

Studying this programme will develop both the core and specialist skills that are in high demand by UK and global employers, giving you a competitive edge as you progress your career in leadership.

Typical modules:

Year 0 (Foundation)

– Introduction to Management (20 Credits)
– Project (20 Credits)
– Academic Research and Writing (20 Credits)
– Business Communication (20 Credits)
– Preparing for a Professional Career (20 Credits)
– Introduction to Marketing (20 Credits)

Year 1

– Business Context and its Management (20 Credits)
– Business Environment (20 Credits)
– Managing People (20 Credits)
– Marketing & Communications in a Digital World (20 Credits)
– Business Finance and Economics (20 Credits)
– Global Business Aspects (20 Credits)

Year 2

– Research Methods (20 Credits)
– Business Decision Making (20 Credits)
– Organisation Behaviour (20 Credits)
– Project Management (20 Credits)
– Business Plan and Analysis (20 Credits)
– International Business Law (20 Credits)

Year 3

– Global Leadership and Organisational Behaviour (20 Credits)
– Building a Sustainable Business (20 Credits)
– Innovation Management (20 Credits)
– Global Strategy (20 Credits)

Then choose one of:

– Dissertation (40 Credits)
– Consulting Project (40 Credits)
– Internship (40 Credits)

Standard entry requirements (applicants under 21 years)

80 UCAS tariff points or equivalent qualifications (e.g. 60 Credit Ofqual qualification at level 3). 5 GCSEs at Grade C/4 or above or equivalent qualifications. Applicants who do not meet the above entry requirements will be considered on an individual basis.

Applicants aged 21+

If applicants aged 21+ do not meet the standard entry requirements, we take into consideration life/work skills which would make them suitable for undergraduate study with  Foundation programme.

All applicants

All applicants must be assessed by the Admissions team via an interview for listening and speaking skills and for writing via a statement of personal reflection.

Process required:

1.Application form

2. Supervised Personal Reflection Statement

3. Personal interview

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We will help you from start to finish

-We will help you get your dream education

-With our support, you will choose the field of study, the university and we will prepare the necessary paperwork. We will then apply for studies and for funding

-Studies can take place fully remotely and they are flexible

-If you prefer to spend less time in class - no problem, courses only take place twice a week


Tell us exactly what you need

We want to understand your goals and plans. Describe your situation and we will find the way how to study efficiently, and how to manage your time.

We know that finding the right direction for your future can be a very daunting task. That is why we are here to help you every step of the way, so that we can help create a bright future for you.


We'll plan the perfect Future course

If you choose to do a university course, we’ll help you plan the perfect future. Select your academic structure and we will choose the best university based on your needs.


Enjoy your new you!

Once you get your degree, you won’t be stuck in the same place anymore. Go where you want and do what makes you happy.