Business and Management study in the UK

Business Management in the UK

Career options, entry requirements and rankings for Business Management.

UK Business and Management Courses

Introduction to Business and Management

A Business and Management degree focuses on the planning, running and operations of an organisation. Students will look at each part of a business, including areas such as finance, marketing, human resources and administration, and many Business and Management programmes offer placements with globally recognised companies, enabling you to experience firsthand what the profession involves.

Most Business and Management courses have a shared programme of study in the first year, before students choose their own path in the second year of study. Once the degree is completed, key skills in market knowledge, finance, managing of people, strategy and data will help you move forward with your career.

Business courses are offered at over 120 universities in the UK and are the largest recruiter of undergraduates in the UK, with more than 50,000 students starting courses in the last academic year.

Graduate Business and Management Careers

Business and Management is a broad degree which encompasses many areas, and there are a wide variety of career paths a graduate can pursue upon completion of their studies.

Students will be highly employable and can consider roles in advertising, banking, consultancy, general management, human resource management and marketing.

What do Business and Management Graduates earn?

  • Average starting professional salary: £22,000
  • Average starting non-professional salary: £17,500

Source: The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019.

Business and Management UK Entry Requirements

  • Typical International Baccalaureate requirements: 35-38 points.
  • Typical A-levels requirements: AAA/AAB with at least one humanities or social sciences subject
  • Typical IELTS requirements: 7.0 overall, with no lower than 6.5 in any one component.

Please note that entry requirements vary for each UK university.

Where can I study Business and Management in the UK?

To learn more about the best Business and Management courses in the UK, find details on the top ten ranking Business, Management and Marketing universities in the Guardian University Guide 2020 below:

  1. University of Oxford
  2. University of St Andrews
  3. University of Bath
  4. Loughborough University
  5. University of Warwick
  6. University of Leeds
  7. University of Exeter
  8. Lancaster University
  9. University of Derby
  10. University of Southampton

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