University of Derby

801–1000 th
World University Rankings 2019
201–250 th
Young University Rankings 2018
Kedleston Road, Derby, Derbyshire, DE22 1GB, United Kingdom

Business Studies

**BA (Hons) Business Studies** **Graduate as a high-calibre, forward-thinking professional who can translate latest business theories into sound business practice. BA (Hons) Business Studies equips you with the skills to shape strategy and drive change.** **Why choose this course?** BA (Hons) Business Studies can be tailored to your strengths and preferences. After a thorough grounding in core disciplines like strategy, finance, HRM, marketing and enterprise, almost half the course comprises optional modules. This degree is accredited by the Chartered Management Institute so you’ll gain the highly regarded Level 5 Certificate in Management and Leadership as part of your studies. **Is this course for you?** If you want to stand out as a ‘business-ready’ graduate with strong research, analytical, decision-making and problem-solving skills, we’ll help you realise your ambitions. Business Studies at Derby was ranked top 3 for overall satisfaction and no 1 for academic support in the 2017 National Student Survey. **How you will learn** You’ll apply your knowledge to practical work-related scenarios, business simulations, consultancy projects and case studies. The course features an optional placement year and summer internship opportunities: our students have gained experience with names like Bentley, Enterprise and Rolls-Royce. **Opportunities and experiences** Thanks to our strong employer links ranging from small firms to multinationals, you’ll immerse yourself in the wider business community. Through guest lectures, conferences and networking events, we put you in touch with the brightest business minds. **Careers and employability** BA (Hons) Business Studies prepares you to make a significant impact on business performance. Our graduates carve out fulfilling careers in consultancy and client-facing roles in areas like finance, HRM, sales, marketing and project management. **Did you know? We also offer this course:** - With a Foundation Year

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (Hons)/BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2019-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,Derby
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £13,250
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (Hons)/BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,Derby
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £11,750
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (Hons)/BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Sandwich
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2019-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,Derby
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £13,250
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (Hons)/BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Sandwich
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,Derby
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £11,750