• Application Deadline
  • 48 months


What are the organisational challenges presented by shifting markets, ever-changing business models and emerging technologies? Prepare to gain a clear understanding of the ways in which complex organisations work by choosing a fascinating degree designed to give you a head start in the business world.

Whether your ambition is to start your own business or become a manager, advisor or business analyst, it’s crucial that you’re equipped with the underpinning knowledge and analytical skills to implement relevant business solutions.

This Business Management (Hons) degree at Abertay University has been created with employability in mind. It prepares you for work by developing the knowledge you need and combines it with the skills required to meet the business and management needs of any organisation.

By going beyond the classroom and using extra-curricular activities such as international competitions like the IBM Business Challenge, you’ll be furnished with a greater understanding of the complexities of business management.

Even in your first year, you’ll be providing national organisations – Guide Dogs for the Blind and the Scottish Blood Transfusion Service, for instance – with solutions to contemporary and real-world business problems.


When you graduate with a Business Management degree, you can expect to enter careers in a wide-range of sectors. Graduates from our business school have enjoyed graduate trainee success in organisations such as BT, while others have gone on to work for household names such as: 

  • Rolls Royce 
  • Alliance Trust 
  • Scottish Government 
  • NCR 
  • Atlas Copco 
  • Scottish and Southern Energy (SSE) 

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Accounting
  • Nature of Management 
  • The Business Environment
  • Understanding the Customer
  • Managing People and Ideas
  • Business Economics 

                                                    English Language Requirements

                                                    You only need to take one of these language tests:

                                                    • Minimum required score:


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                                                      The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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                                                    Academic Requirements

                                                    General Requirements

                                                    All applicants must have passes in English and Maths/Lifeskill Maths in any of the following - National 5 grade C or GCSE grade C/4.

                                                    Below are the literate subjects we accept for entry on this course:

                                                    • Business Management
                                                    • Classical Studies
                                                    • Economics
                                                    • English
                                                    • English for speakers of other languages
                                                    • Geography
                                                    • History
                                                    • Media Studies
                                                    • Modern Studies
                                                    • Philosophy
                                                    • Politics
                                                    • Psychology
                                                    • Religious, Moral and Philosophical Studies
                                                    • Sociology

                                                    Tuition Fee

                                                    • International

                                                      13800 GBP/year
                                                      Tuition Fee
                                                      Based on the original amount of 13800 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
                                                    • National

                                                      1820 GBP/year
                                                      Tuition Fee
                                                      Based on the original amount of 1820 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
                                                    We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
                                                    English, Welsh and Northern Irish Students: 9,250 GBP

                                                    Living costs for Dundee

                                                    • 787 - 1500 GBP/month
                                                      Living Costs

                                                    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


                                                    • If you're a Scottish or EU domiciled undergraduate student studying full-time at a Scottish University, then the Students Awards Agency for Scotland (SAAS) will pay your undergraduate tuition fees providing you are not repeating a period of study, or currently hold a first degree qualification.
                                                    • If you're a student from England, Wales or Northern Ireland, you can apply to Student Finance Online Services for a tuition fee loan to cover the cost of your tuition fees. The loan is not means tested.
                                                    • If you're an international student from outside of the EU, then you're likely to pay overseas tuition fee rates and will not be entitled to help with tuition fees. 

                                                    Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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