Birkbeck, University of London

Course Introduction

Recognised by CIMA and ACCA. Based in the School of Business, Economics and Informatics, the Department of Management is an internationally recognised centre of excellence in teaching, research and consultancy in the broad field of management. Our academic staff are active researchers as well as enthusiastic teachers, and regularly publish cutting'edge articles in the world's leading journals. We have particular research strengths in international business and strategy, the management of innovation and entrepreneurship, human resource management, corporate governance, sport management and marketing, as well as financial management and accounting. We offer students of all ages and backgrounds a chance to study either part'time or full'time in our department and to gain an internationally recognised University of London qualification. You will have access to Moodle, our online learning resource, where all information and materials relating to your programme of study and modules are available. You will also have access to the Birkbeck Library and e'Library where you can obtain books and journal articles required for your studies. We offer a range of student support and study facilities. Birkbeck is different: classes are in the evening, so you can work, volunteer or do your own thing during the day. Record numbers of students are doing just that and getting a head start on their future careers.

Course Modules

All years: Advanced management accounting; applied financial management; auditing; commercial law for business; data analysis for business; financial management; financial reporting; introduction to accounting; management studies; managerial economics; quantitative methods 1; quantitative methods 2; taxation; optional modules may include: employment relations and HRM; international business; international finance; management of innovation; marketing principles and practice; marketing strategy; operation management; organisational behaviour; portfolio management; strategic management; any other modules offered by the School of Business, Economics and Informatics, subject to the programme director's approval.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £13,000  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees
4 years
Part Time
BSc (Hons)

Qualifications required:

  • International Baccalaureate
  • GCE A-level
  • SQA Higher
  • Mature entry
  • Tariff 104
  • GCE AS-level
  • SQA Advanced Higher
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • Course specific

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27% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 77%

Total Coursework: 23%