• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
Take this CMI-accredited BA (Hons) Business degree online at Arden University Online to prepare yourself for a successful career, regardless of your industry. Graduates from this programme are highly-employable and are ready for a wide range of roles in many sectors, including finance, marketing, economics, HR, or IT.
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Overview

The Business (CMI) (Hons) degree at Arden University Online focuses on a wide range of personal and professional topics so when you finish you will be an adaptable ‘all-rounder’ – essential in our modern and ever-changing business world.

This programme is strongly career-focused and has been developed by industry experts to prepare you for long term success in in whatever role you choose. You will cover many aspects of business and management, including finance, HR economics, and marketing, so that by the end of your programme, you will have more ideas about your ideal job in the future.

Coronavirus (Covid-19) updates: 

Our current intake is open. We are continuing to deliver an undisrupted learning experience across all our courses. We are Distance Learning specialists with more than 25 years’ experience delivering education online.

Accreditation

This course is accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI), so you’ll leave with a CMI qualification in leadership and management alongside your degree. The cost of CMI membership is included while you are actively studying with us, which gives you access to a range resources and events.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 36 months
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Duration description

      up to 72 months.

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

Programme Structure

You have 3-9 years to complete this course, which means you can take up to 3 years to complete each level. Most of our students, however, aim to complete the course within 3 to 6 years.

Level 4

  • Developing Personal and Management Skills
  • Understanding the Business Environment
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Introduction to Finance
  • People in Organisations
  • Management Information Systems

Level 5

  • Managing Across Cultures
  • Business Processes
  • Enterprise & Entrepreneurship
  • Business Analysis
  • Managing Knowledge
  • Managing Change in Organisations

Level 6

  • Contemporary Management Issues
  • Strategic Management
  • Managing Self and Others
  • International Management
  • Research Methods and Dissertation

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    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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General Requirements

  • A high school diploma or equivalent qualifications in two subjects at GCE A level plus passes at grade C or above in three subjects at GCSE level. 
  • If you are not an English native speaker, you will be required to provide us with a proof of English language level equivalent to IELTS 6.0 or above.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    4716 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4716 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4500 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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