Business Management with Placement Year (Hons), B.Sc. | University of Brighton | Brighton, United Kingdom
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Business Management with Placement Year (Hons)

48 months
14300 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Choose the four-year Business Management with Placement Year (Hons) degree at University of Brighton and graduate with a year’s paid work experience in industry.


The Business Management with Placement Year (Hons) course at the University of Brighton provides a solid foundation in business and management and opportunities to tailor your learning. You will graduate prepared for roles in general management and for more specialist careers - in employee relations, marketing, recruitment and selection as well as roles in accountancy, risk management and consultancy.

Core learning covers law, marketing, finance, people management, strategy, business operations and systems. You will develop a sound knowledge of key business functions and how they work together, as well as an appreciation of factors including sustainability, customer and market requirements, competition, and economic, political and technological change.

Career prospects

Throughout the course you will develop confidence and expertise in analysis, business communication, teamwork, and transferable skills in preparing briefs, plans and reports, presenting, budgeting and evaluation.

We also help you prepare for your career through:

  • Brighton Business school placement and recruitment events held twice a year involving a range of well-known, national companies as well as smaller, local businesses
  • regular employability weeks with activities to boost your employability
  • a dedicated Placements and Employability team who support you in developing your employability and securing a work placement
  • you will also have access to JobTeaser, an online placements system presenting placement options in the UK and across Europe.


This course is accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Business Economics
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Organisational Behaviour and Human Resource Management
  • Financial Knowledge and Skills for Business
  • Enterprise Project and Skills
  • Managing Systems and Operations
  • International Business Analysis
  • Business Law
  • Business Problem Solutions
  • Business Strategy
  • Managing and Developing People
  • Placement Project


Dr. Andrew Grantham is a Senior Lecturer and course leader for the Business and Business Management with Economics, with Finance and with Human Resource Management degrees. 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


480 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A-levels or BTEC

Entry requirements are in the range of A-level BBB–BCC (120–104 UCAS Tariff points), or BTEC Extended Diploma DMM–MMM. Our conditional offers typically fall within this range.

  • International Baccalaureate

26 points, with three subjects at Higher level.

  • Access to HE Diploma

Pass with 60 credits overall. At least 45 credits at level 3, with 24 credits at merit.

  • Foundation degree/HND

May enable you to start the course in year 2. Relevant subjects required.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14300 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14300 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Brighton

815 - 1383 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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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