Middlesex University

Course Introduction

This degree allows you to shape your studies towards your career ambitions and build the knowledge, skills and experience to be a successful business manager in a wide range of industries.

**Why study BA Business Management at Middlesex University?**

Tailored towards ambitious students who are keen to apply theory to practice in a business environment, you will learn how organisations operate from developing strategy to management styles and choose from a range of exciting work placement options. Supported by expert tutors who bring professional experience to their teaching practices, you will study the key functions that underpin business success.

Work placements are an invaluable opportunity to gain employability skills so we have introduced two options by which you can integrate into your time at Middlesex. Those who wish to do a placement can take either a 36 week sandwich placement in Year 3 as part of a 4 year degree or two 18 week summer placements allowing you to complete your degree within 3 years.

The career options are broad with our Business Management degree and you will be well prepared to enter businesses, governmental and third sector organisations or even start your own business.

We offer nine exciting pathways so you can specialise your studies towards your career ambitions. After the shared first year you can select from: Business Management (direct route), Human Resources, Marketing, Finance, Project Management, Innovation and Supply Chain. Please note, Spanish and Mandarin pathways are also available but have a separate first year.

**Course highlights**

We offer a one-year study abroad option in your second year by joining the EU Erasmus programme, linked to a partner university in Europe which can also include a contribution to tuition fees

Our Enterprise Development Hub can support you to start your own business and develop essential entrepreneurial skills for a successful career

You will have access to cutting-edge business resources including the Chartered Management Institute's Management Direct Resource Hub

You can choose to study Spanish or Mandarin at beginner or intermediate level as part of your degree, ensuring you stand out in today's competitive job market

You can become a student member of the Chartered Management Institute and a full member upon graduation

Course Modules

Year 1: Financial Concepts of Business (30 credits) - Compulsory Quantitative Methods for Business (30 credits) - Compulsory Management Concept (15 credits) – Compulsory People Management (15 credits) – Compulsory Year 2: Operations Management (30 credits) - Compulsory Business Environment (30 credits) - Compulsory Management Information Systems (15 credits) - Compulsory Principles of Innovation and Entrepreneurship (15 credits) - Compulsory Organisational Behaviour (15 credits) - Compulsory Human Resource Management in Practice (30 credits) - Optional Trade and International Business (30 credits) - Optional Business Law (30 credits) - Optional Accounting and Finance for Business (30 credits) - Optional Marketing Research and Insights (30 credits) - Optional Year 3: Workforce Management (15 credits) - Compulsory Professional Communication (15 credits) - Compulsory Equality Diversity and Inclusion (15 credits) - Optional Business Start-Up (30 credits) - Optional Business Game (30 credits) - Optional Research Project (30 credits) - Optional Principles of Project Management (30 credits) - Optional Global Supply Chain Management (30 credits) - Optional Innovation Management (30 credits) - Optional Work Internship (30 credits) - Optional Consulting to Organisations (30 credits) - Optional Leadership (15 credits) - Optional Coaching and Mentoring (15 credits) - Optional Business Ethics (15 credits) - Optional Sustainable Business (15 credits) - Optional Services Marketing Management (15 credits) - Optional Strategic Management Accounting (15 credits) - Optional Entrepreneurial Finance (15 credits) - Optional Organisational Change (15 credits) - Optional Business Analytics (15 credits) - Optional Modules for direct entry onto year 2 or 3 differ from those listed above. For details please visit the course page on Middlesex University’s website.

Start Date:


Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9,250 Home Fees
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9,250 European Fees
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £11,500 Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • IELTS (Academic)6.0With a minimum of 5.5 in each componentTOEFL (iBT)72.0With at least 17 in listening & writing, 20 in speaking and 18 in readingPTE Academic51.0With at least 51 in all components