University of Northampton

St Georges Avenue, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN2 6JD, United Kingdom

Business Entrepreneurship

Does your future include setting up and running your own business? Working independently as a freelance advisor? Or do you see yourself working in a small dynamic organisation rather than a large corporate organisation? This Foundation Degree offers a unique opportunity to plan, create and grow a business alongside academic study. We particularly welcome students with a deep desire to develop their ideas into successful and innovative businesses. Attention is focused on the dynamic and visionary approach to business created by entrepreneurs, and you are encouraged to explore for yourself your own entrepreneurial skills. • you should expect to spend one-third of your time developing business ideas outside of the classroom, this can be in part-time work or developing a brand new business • the remaining two-thirds will be spent on acquiring key business knowledge including entrepreneurial skills, growing a business, marketing, finances and customer care • the FdA in Business Entrepreneurship is a nationally recognised qualification and successful students will have the opportunity to ‘top-up’ for one additional year to gain the full BA (Hons) Business Entrepreneurship **By studying at the University of Northampton, you can be sure that:** - Students enrolling on this course at Northampton will be provided with their own brand new Hewlett Packard laptop* to keep at no additional cost. All sports clubs and societies are free to join at Northampton and every essential course text book is available via the library, meaning you won’t have to purchase copies. For more information on this visit our website ( - If you join us in September 2018 you will be the first to experience student life at the University’s brand-new Waterside Campus. Come along to an Open Day to find out more. - Based on the evidence available, the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) Panel judged that the University of Northampton delivers consistently outstanding teaching, learning and outcomes for its students. It is of the highest quality found in the UK. ✱ terms and conditions apply. See for more information

  • Qualification
    Foundation Degree in Arts - FdA
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    2 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Main Site,Northampton