48 months
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14045 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

The Business Management (CMI Accredited) With Foundation Year (Hons) programme at the University of Derby offers you the chance to strengthen your skills, knowledge and confidence before you advance to stage one of your honours degree.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

Including a foundation year as part of your four-year study programme will give you a head start in your academic and professional life. The foundation year offers the chance to strengthen your skills, knowledge and confidence – with extensive support from our expert staff – before you advance to stage one of your honours degree. 

It could also be beneficial if you are planning a career change and want to get to grips with aspects of subjects which are new to you.This is your opportunity to combine a highly regarded Business Management degree with an internationally recognised professional qualification – and stand out from the crowd in a competitive graduate job market. 

The Business Management (CMI Accredited) With Foundation Year (Hons) programme at the University of Derby provides you with a firm grounding in the skills and knowledge you need and introduces you to the subject of business, enabling you to achieve your full honours degree in four years, or five if you choose to take an optional placement year.

Careers

Your qualifications will equip you for a rewarding leadership career in any area of business and management, from sales and marketing to HR and operations.They will also mark you out as having the potential for rapid promotion to senior positions, someone who can work competently and ethically in global and cross-cultural environments.

You could progress to roles such as operations manager, business analyst, business development manager, sales executive, marketing officer, HR advisor – the list is endless.

Our former students now work in a wide range of companies, from major names such as DHL, Barclays, Tata and IBM to small or family-owned businesses. Some have gone on to use the skills and entrepreneurial spirit they gained during their degree to set up their own businesses after graduating.

Accreditation

The programme is accredited by Chartered Management Institute (CMI). 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • formal lectures, sometimes involving guest speakers
  • tutor-led and student-led seminars
  • one-to-one and small group tutorials
  • work experience and consultancy projects
  • self-directed study

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

480 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • UCAS points: 72 (up to 16 from AS-levels)
  • Specific requirements at GCSE: GCSE Maths and English are preferred, however if you don't have these qualifications you will be able to undertake Maths and English at L2 as part of your course of study.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14045 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14045 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 Derby

540 - 852 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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