Brunel University London

Course Introduction

Brunel Business School is an award'winning School offering a range of degrees, many with professional accreditation.

An undergraduate degree from Brunel Business School will prepare you for a wide variety of roles and industry sectors. It will equip you with a broad knowledge and appreciation of business and management. Along the way you'll develop the analytical, technical and interpersonal skills to understand, analyse and address the problems that companies face today.

We offer one of the best final'year project teaching and learning processes to help create high'quality project work, often from your work placement experiences. You'll also benefit from our Business Life professional development programme. This provides you with opportunities to attend talks by corporate speakers and to develop your technical and soft skills in preparation for the world of work.

Degree programmes in Brunel Business School:

Business and Management BSc (Hons)

Business and Management (Accounting) BSc (Hons)

Business and Management (Entrepreneurship and Innovation) BSc (Hons)

Business and Management (Marketing) Hons

International Business BSc (Hons)

Why study Business and Management at Brunel?

You will gain a thorough grounding in the theoretical and practical characteristics of organisations, including their structures, cultures and administrative processes. You'll also study the theories related to managerial tasks and roles within an organisation's major fundamental areas.

The courses all share a common first year of study. In years 2 and 3 you can choose to specialise in Accounting, Marketing or International Business; or you can continue with the general Business and Management BSc.

Business and Management (Accounting) BSc (Hons):

This course will add specialist, skills'based knowledge of the applications of accountancy to your understanding of the world of commerce. You'll also gain hands'on experience of industry standard Sage Accounting software and acquire other valuable technical skills ' including numerical methods and statistical software packages such as SPSS and Excel ' without the need for A'Level maths or the overseas equivalent.

This course is accredited by some of the leading Accountancy bodies: the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA), the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW), and the Association of International Accountants (AIA). These organisations will provide exemptions to some of their professional papers when you graduate.

Getting ready for work:

We have extensive links with employers and industry and you'll benefit from our networks as well as having the opportunity to learn from a wide variety of guest speakers. All our business degrees offer an optional work placement year and we'll encourage you to take this up. This experience in the workplace is highly valued by employers and will give you the edge when you apply for jobs.

Our inspiring professional and personal development programme Business Life will also help you to prepare for the world of work with its range of optional sessions including training and practice in a range of skills like customer service, team working, presenting and project management.

Business and Management is ranked 8th in the UK (The Complete University Guide 2019).

Course Modules

In Year 1 all Business School undergraduates study the same core subjects including Management Enquiry; Organisational Behaviour and Analysis; Accounting; Marketing and the International Business Environment. All Year 2 modules are core ' tailored to your specific course of study, with options at Year 3. Here’s a taste of what you can expect: In Year 2 core modules include Introduction to Business Law; Financial Accounting; Management Accounting; Accounting Information Systems; and Quantitative Methods in Business and Management. In year 3 you will have an optional work placement. In year 4 students study three core modules including Strategic Financial Management; Auditing and Assurance, plus two choices from options that include: Taxation; Strategic Management; Entrepreneurship and Small Business Ventures. Visit our website for full course details and modules.

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Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
4 years
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons) £9,250 Home Fees
4 years
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons) £16,200 Overseas Fees