Royal Holloway, University of London

Course Introduction

Develop a creative approach to problem solving that produces effective management results. Learn how to provide direction, assess progress, and adapt your approach to changing circumstances. Explore the historical, political and social forces that shape modern businesses. Understand how managers contribute to the success of organisations. Specialise in accounting; an area that is essential to all organisations. Undergraduate students graduating 2010'2015 may now get some exemptions from the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants' professional exams. More information, including which management undergraduate programmes this applies to, can be found on CIMA's website.

Course Modules

Year 1: international business; markets and consumption; organisation studies; interpreting management; accounting; information systems; quantitative methods. Year 2: strategic management; managerial accounting; operations management; marketing strategy in context; human resource management; employability; financial management; managerial economics. Year 3: integrating management practice 1; integrating management practice 2; international financial accounting; strategic finance; accounting for corporate accountability; strategic management accounting.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £15,200  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • GCE A-level ABB
  • Irish Leaving Certificates AABBBC
  • European Baccalaureate 80%
  • International Baccalaureate 32
  • SQA Advanced Higher AB
  • Course specific
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma D
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma DD
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma DDD
  • SQA Higher AABBB

Key Course Information

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94% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 91%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 97%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 83%

£22,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

79% Go on to work and/or study

In work 49
Studying 26
Studying and working 4
Unemployed 11
Unknown 10

19% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 52%

Total Coursework: 39%

Total Practical: 10%

£4,300 - £5,700
Typical cost of university accommodation

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