Birkbeck, University of London

Course Introduction

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 services. 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: compulsory modules include: capital markets and corporate finance; data analysis for business; employment relations and HRM; introduction to accounting; management studies; managerial economics; marketing principles and practices; operations management; organisational behaviour; quantitative methods 1; quantitative methods 2; research methods in management; research project; strategic management; optional modules may include: advanced management accounting; commercial law for business; financial reporting; international business; management of innovation; marketing strategy.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BA (Hons) £13,000  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Full Time
BA (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees
4 years
Part Time Evening
BA (Hons) £9,750  Academic year. First year overseas fees
4 years
Part Time Evening
BA (Hons) £6,750  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

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

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23% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 62%

Total Coursework: 38%