Brunel University London

Course Introduction

Why choose Business and Management at Brunel? Your future career is the focus from day one at Brunel. Our Business Life Employability Programme provides courses and organises events running alongside your academic studies to help you acquire the core employability skills, certificates, work samples and experience we know employers are looking for. Events cover topics such as volunteering and entrepreneurship, professional written communication skills and boosting your confidence for networking. The programme is designed to complement the world'class teaching students expect from Brunel, delivered by lecturers with hands'on experience in consultancy and training. Their cutting'edge research is brought to life for you in the classroom, ensuring you benefit from the latest business world thinking. In your first year you will study an Introduction to Management Enquiry module to help you adapt to university study through active learning sessions on topics such as working in groups, report writing and time management. The Business School offers one of the best final year project learning processes to help you to create high quality project work, often from work placement experiences. Good research skills are valued by employers and you will draw on these skills in work and life. In addition to our BSc (Hons) International Business we also offer specialist pathways in the following areas giving you the chance to tailor your studies: BSc (Hons) Business and Management (Marketing), BSc (Hons) Business and Management or BSc (Hons) Business and Management (Accounting).

Course Modules

Level 1 Core: Introduction to management enquiry; organisational behaviour and analysis; managing information with technology; introduction to accounting; principles and practices of marketing; international business environment. Level 2 Core: International business in emerging markets, international relations; marketing communications; economics for business and management; human resource management and its international dimensions; Quantitative methods in business and management. Level 3: Work placement. Level 4 Core: Issues and controversies in management project; international marketing; international business strategy. Options: International technology management; globalisation and governance; business ethics, environmental sustainability and governance; European union politics: problems and prospects.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
4 years
BSc (Hons) £14,750 ???abroad???
4 years
BSc (Hons) £9,000 ???home???

Qualifications required:

  • European Baccalaureate 75%
  • International Baccalaureate 30
  • GCE A-level BBB-AAB
  • SQA Advanced Higher BBB
  • Irish Leaving Certificates AAABB
  • Foundation / access qualification
  • IELTS 6.5
  • GCE AS-level
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma DDD
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma DD
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma D
  • SQA Higher
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • OCR National Certificate (6 Units)
  • OCR National Diploma (12 Units)
  • OCR National Extended Diploma (18 Units) D1

Key Course Information

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93% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 93%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 100%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 98%

£21,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

86% Go on to work and/or study

In work 75
Studying 8
Studying and working 3
Unemployed 10
Unknown 3

14% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 41%

Total Coursework: 59%

£4,500 - £6,900
Typical cost of university accommodation

£4,200 - £5,000
Typical cost of private accommodation