Studying Business Management and Finance is a great opportunity to gain a degree that is clearly focused on your long-term career prospects in a wide variety of contexts. Whether you are thinking of setting up your own business, working in a large corporation, the public sector or the ever growing tourist industry you will need to possess an understanding of how businesses operate and how skilled managers can contribute to their success. The programme will enable you to build on the core knowledge and skills associated with Business Management. You will study finance in more depth and learn the contribution it makes to the wider process of Business Management. You will explore the technicalities of accounting and finance as well as the role of financial management and accounting information in internal decision making. You will be able to develop a knowledge base in providing measures of performance which are useful both to external stakeholders and also internal managers and directors. There are also opportunities for you to study abroad for part of your degree; the University has connections with other institutions in various countries, including the USA, Australia and Europe.