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Business and Management Studies (with a professional placement year), B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #161 (WUR) ,
Take a fresh perspective on contemporary business, and gain the skills and confidence to succeed. Our flexible course structure allows you to specialise in the areas you are most interested in.  

About

With this course, you have the opportunity to apply for a year in industry where you can put your knowledge into practice. We have a wide range of well-established partnerships with businesses including local, London-based and international companies.

Careers

Recent Business and Management graduates have gone on to jobs such as:

  • consultant, EY (Ernst & Young)
  • project marketing manager, Brandwatch
  • business development executive, Chelsea Football Club.

Your future career

Join the next generation of business leaders with a Business and Management degree from Sussex.

You develop the business skills for a range of careers, including marketing and retail management, social enterprise, and human resources.

Outside the classroom you can join our StartUp Sussex programme where you benefit from:

  • workshops from consultants in the Sussex Innovation Centre
  • guidance on developing business ideas
  • help with developing your business idea – and the chance to win StartUp funding.

Accreditation

Our accreditation and partnership with the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) means you’ll be eligible for a CMI Level 5 qualification in Management and Leadership (subject to CMI moderation and successful completion of all mapped modules) on graduation.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    480 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Economics Principles 
  • Introduction to Business and Management
  • Introduction to Business Law
  • Introduction to Accounting
  • Introduction to Marketing
  • Principles of Organisational Behaviour and Human Resource Management

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    88

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    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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  • Minimum required score (Grade B):

    193

    C1 Advanced is a Cambridge English Qualification. It reports on the Cambridge English Scale between 142 and 210. You will receive a separate score for each of the four skills (reading, writing, listening and speaking) and for Use of English. These five scores are averaged to give you an overall result for the exam. Universities and colleges may ask you to achieve a specific score, either overall or for a particular skill.

    Note: degree programmes and applications may require a more specific minimum score for admission.

  • Minimum required score:

    62

    PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. Delivered and marked by computer, it reports on a scale between 10 and 90.

Academic Requirements

  • Typical offer
AAB-ABB
  • GCSEs
You must have GCSE (or equivalent) Mathematics, with at least grade 5 (or grade C).You should also have a broad range of GCSEs grade 9-4 (A*-C), including good grades in relevant subjects. 

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Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    16750 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16750 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Brighton

  • 815 - 1390 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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