Manchester Metropolitan University

Undergraduate study

Start your management career with our internationally recognised degrees. Choose from a wide range of subjects and gain the industry experience you need to succeed.

Our degrees offer industry relevant learning. Most courses have a placement or overseas study year option. Foundation year and top-up courses are also available in selected subjects.

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BA (Hons) Business Management

Full-time

A broad business degree, ideal if you want to gain insight into business-wide operations or set up your own business, focusing on developing enterprise and entrepreneurship skills...

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BA (Hons) Business Management

"The entrepreneurial remit of Business Management enabled me to obtain an in-depth and practical understanding of out-of-the-box thinking, providing the skills needed in a rapidly changing business environment."

Alex Charlesworth–Powell, BA (Hons) Business Management 

Dedicated support

A dedicated team that supports your academic, personal and professional development to help you succeed in your future career.

Industry focused

With built-in accreditation from the Chartered Management Institute, and significant opportunities to engage with industry through placement, dedicated work-based learning and consultancy projects.

Entrepreneurial thinking

Generating ideas through creativity workshops, business-planning activities, an opportunity for a self-employed placement year and business start-up units linked to our business incubator.

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M.Bus (Hons) Business

Full-time

A four-year integrated Masters degree, offering a short-term industrial placements and the opportunity differentiate yourself with an advanced, Masters level degree in business...

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M.Bus (Hons) Business

“The consultancy experience on M Business allowed a level of independence that fed my creativity, and exposed me to the real business world.”

Abdullah Hussain, M.Bus (Hons) Business student

Dedicated support

A dedicated team that supports your academic, personal and professional development to help you succeed in your future career.

CMI and IOEE accreditation

Four-year Masters degree with built-in professional accreditation from the Chartered Management Institute and options to engage with further professional accreditations from the Institute of Enterprise and Entrepreneurs.

Industrial experience through M1 consultancy

M1 Consultancy fulfils the industrial experience for students on this degree. This live consultancy experience, within the University’s business incubator, replicates the real world by giving you the opportunity to appraise business problems, allocate resources, communicate validated arguments, work collegially and think creatively, whilst giving relevance to students’ wider studies.

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BA (Hons) Economics and Banking

Full-time

This course offers a valuable insight into the functioning of banks and other international financial institutions, alongside a thorough examination of key economic theory ...

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BA (Hons) Economics and Banking

Skills for the real world

This programme will allow you develop the skills required for your future career, helping you to analyse data, forecast trends and evaluate the global business environment.

Links to the profession

We deliver corporate training for Bank of New York Mellon and learnings from this are brought into the course curriculum ensuring current and informed content across the units.

Specialist software

You will have access to Bloomberg and Stata enabling you to develop important software skills that employers in this sector look for from graduates. 

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BA (Hons) Sports Management

Full-time

If you want to develop a career in the sport and leisure industries, this course focuses on both management theory and the application of creativity to the sports industry...

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BA (Hons) Sports Management

“This course has helped to develop my knowledge of business structure and layout, strategic development, effective leadership and the importance of an ethical and sustainable business approach.”

Victoria Johnson, BA (Hons) Sports Management 

Combine your passion for sport with your interest in business

You can combine your sports passion with business and management know-how so that you can begin a career that combines the two.

Tutors with industry experience and knowledge

Be taught by academics who not only have a high level of academic knowledge, but also have experience of working in the sports industry.

Guest lectures from sports professionals

Gain insights into the sports industry through guest lectures from industry professionals who share their knowledge and experience.

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M.HRM (Hons) Human Resource Management

Full-time

This integrated Masters degree offers a short-term HR industrial placement in addition to you graduating with a Masters level degree in HRM and an advanced award from the CIPD...

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M.HRM (Hons) Human Resource Management

"I love that this course gives you a broader view of business: we do modules such as finance and management as well as learning about HRM in-depth."

Lauren Harrison, M.HRM (Hons) Human Resource Management

Make your CV stand out

This course allows you to graduate with an a level 7 qualification, an advanced qualification to help you stand out from the crowd.

A contemporary, innovative course

M.HRM is an innovative course which covers contemporary practices in Human Resource Management. 

Industry experience included

Gain industry experience and the chance to work on a HR project for a client company as part of your studies.

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BA (Hons) International Business Management

Full-time

A degree examining business from an international perspective, equipping you with cross-cultural management skills required for negotiating international business relationships ...

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BA (Hons) International Business Management

“All businesses are now exposed to both opportunities and challenges that are presented by a rapidly changing global economy. The International Business Management degree will cover all aspects of this changing business environment and allow you to explore the impact of globalisation for business from both a theoretical and an applied perspective.”

Karen Greig, Programme Leader

Global curriculum

The programme will enhance your understanding of the dynamic nature of international business by looking at the forces at work that are shaping the global business environment. These include trade and investment relationships, geopolitical changes, cross-cultural management, ethical and sustainability issues.

Emergence of new markets

Throughout this course, particular attention is given to the emergence of new markets such as China, Brazil and India and how this is shaping the global business context.

Foundation for an international career

Given the increasing global nature of business, this degree is topical, contemporary and will strengthen employment prospects in any chosen career, whether this is UK based or in another country.

 

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Business Management (Foundation Year)

Full-time

Consider this foundation year if you have the potential to study BA (Hons) Business Management, but do not have the qualifications to enter directly onto an Honours degree...

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Business Management (Foundation Year)

“The Foundation Year gives you the perfect environment to advance academic abilities prior to continuing onto your link degree. Key skills and knowledge gained during the year give an excellent grounding for you to go on and successfully complete your degree”
Scott Bambrick, Programme Leader

Academic Skills

“Great for building the academic skills that I need in which to progress onto my degree. The course has taught me what is expected of me when I start my degree” Student Feedback 

Enjoy your learning experience

“I feel it is very tailored to me and what I enjoy, the experience and the staff have all been very clear and easy to understand and have made my first term a very enjoyable experience” Student Feedback

Introduction to new topics

The Foundation Year will introduce new topics from a business background. The focus is to keep your learning relevant and up to date in relation to the ever-changing external environments you will face. 

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BA (Hons) Business Management with Law

Full-time

Gain insight into the legal side of business operations, whilst also learning key business skills and acumen. Suitable if you want a career in business or legal management...

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BA (Hons) Business Management with Law

“While this is not a qualifying law degree, it will give you a significant insight into law that will help you differentiate yourself in a very competitive market place.”

David Taylor, Programme Leader

Dedicated support

A dedicated team that supports your academic, personal and professional development to help you succeed in your future career.

Business law

An honours degree combining business with law, offering a valuable opportunity to understand the legal structures within which businesses operate whilst gaining valuable business skills.

Industry engagement

Designed with business professionals, this degree gives an advantage to those students wanting management roles within the legal sector. There are opportunities to engage with businesses and law firms through placement, industrial visits and dedicated work based learning and consultancy units.

 

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International Business Management (Foundation Year)

Full-time

Consider a foundation year if you have potential to study BA (Hons) International Business Management, but do not have the qualifications to enter directly onto an Honours degree...

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International Business Management (Foundation Year)

“The Foundation Year gives you the perfect environment to advance academic abilities prior to continuing onto your link degree. Key skills and knowledge gained during the year give an excellent grounding for you to go on and successfully complete your degree.” 
Scott Bambrick, Programme Leader

Academic Skills

“Great for building the academic skills that I need in which to progress onto my degree. The course has taught me what is expected of me when I start my degree” Student Feedback 

Enjoy your learning experience

“I feel it is very tailored to me and what I enjoy, the experience and the staff have all been very clear and easy to understand and have made my first term a very enjoyable experience” Student Feedback

Introduction to new topics

The Foundation Year will introduce new topics from a business background. The focus is to keep your learning relevant and up to date in relation to the ever-changing external environments you will face. 

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BA (Hons) Business (Top up)

Full-time; top up

A one-year degree for students with existing qualifications. This course offers seven pathways, allowing you to focus your studies on a specialised area of business ...

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BA (Hons) Business (Top up)

Gain an honours degree in one year

Top up degrees are suitable if you already have some existing, relevant qualifications. This means you can complete an undergraduate degree in one year.

Choose a pathway suited to your interests

This top-up degree offers seven different pathways for you to choose. You can either opt to study a general business route, or a more specialist route that could include specialising in one of the following:

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Human Resource Management
  • Information Technology
  • International Business
  • Marketing

Flexible degree with lots of choice

No matter which pathway you choose, you will always study a combination of core units and option unit. This means that you will be able to study units that are most strongly linked to your business interests and career goals.

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BA (Hons) Business Management Professional

Part-time

Study towards a BA (Hons) Business Management degree over four years, while at the same time, working full-time as a manager apprentice with an employer and earning a salary...

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BA (Hons) Business Management Professional

Earn as you learn towards a management degree

A four-year apprenticeship where you will work full time with an employer, are paid a salary and study towards achieving a BA (Hons) Business Management Professional degree.

Dual award programme with the Chartered Management Institute

Apprentices who successfully complete the programme will also be awarded with a Level 5 Diploma in Management and Leadership from the CMI.

Pathways available to suit your interests

Depending on the employer you are working with, you may be able to choose a specialist degree pathway such as hospitality management. 

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BA (Hons) Accounting and Finance

Full-time

This degree combines the study of accounting and finance with important management skills and exemptions to the professional exams needed to qualify as a chartered accountant...

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BA (Hons) Accounting and Finance

“My course included a one year placement as an accounts assistant for a financial accountant, where I received good grounding in many aspects of accountancy and finance. This experience led me to secure a graduate position with BNY Mellon.”
Jack Crombleholme, BA (Hons) Accounting and Finance graduate

Dedicated careers support

We have a dedicated team in the department for Accounting, Finance and Economics, focused on giving you everything you need to succeed in your financial career.

Links to the accounting profession

Our links to the profession allow you to regularly hear from, and network with, experienced professionals working in the fields of finance and accountancy.

Professional exemptions

Our degree is accredited by various professional bodies (ACCA, CIMA, ICAEW, ICAS) allowing you a head start to achieving a professional accountancy qualification after graduation.

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Accounting and Finance (Foundation Year)

Full-time

Consider a foundation year if you have the potential to study Accounting and Finance at degree level, but do not have the qualifications to enter directly onto an Honours degree...

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Accounting and Finance (Foundation Year)

“The Foundation Year gives you the perfect environment to advance academic abilities prior to continuing onto your link degree. Key skills and knowledge gained during the year give an excellent grounding for you to go on and successfully complete your degree” 
Scott Bambrick, Programme Leader

Academic Skills

“Great for building the academic skills that I need in which to progress onto my degree. The course has taught me what is expected of me when I start my degree” Student Feedback 

Enjoy your learning experience

“I feel it is very tailored to me and what I enjoy, the experience and the staff have all been very clear and easy to understand and have made my first term a very enjoyable experience” Student Feedback

Introduction to new topics

The Foundation Year will introduce new topics from a business background. The focus is to keep your learning relevant and up to date in relation to the ever-changing external environments you will face. 

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BA (Hons) Banking and Finance

Full-time

This course will help you to combine excellent interpersonal skills with expert knowledge of the sector, focusing on the management of money and assets. Assumes no prior knowledge...

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BA (Hons) Banking and Finance

Dedicated support

We have a dedicated team in the department of Accounting, Finance and Economics, focused on giving you everything you need to succeed in your financial career.

Links to the finance profession

Our links to the profession allow our students to hear regularly from experienced professionals working in the field of banking and finance.

Professional body relationships

We have a close relationship with professional bodies, allowing students to pursue a career in the financial sector after graduation.

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Banking and Finance (Foundation Year)

Full-time

Consider a foundation year if you have the potential to study Banking and Finance at degree level, but do not have the qualifications to enter directly onto an Honours degree...

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Banking and Finance (Foundation Year)

“The Foundation Year gives you the perfect environment to advance academic abilities prior to continuing onto your link degree. Key skills and knowledge gained during the year give an excellent grounding for you to go on and successfully complete your degree.” 
Scott Bambrick, Programme Leader

Academic skills

“Great for building the academic skills that I need in which to progress onto my degree. The course has taught me what is expected of me when I start my degree” Student Feedback 

Enjoy your learning experience

“I feel it is very tailored to me and what I enjoy, the experience and the staff have all been very clear and easy to understand and have made my first term a very enjoyable experience” Student Feedback

Introduction to new topics

The Foundation Year will introduce new topics from a business background. The focus is to keep your learning relevant and up to date in relation to the ever-changing external environments you will face. 

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BA/BSc Economics

Full-time

This degree examines how resources and money are allocated and invested in the context of governments, companies, financial institutions and individuals. Key analytical, numerical ...

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BA/BSc Economics

"Economics at Manchester Met provides highly applicable and varied course options. Many of these cover a whole range of arguments, allowing you to form your own views and express them through various written exam and coursework pieces. Alongside this, the staff are incredibly helpful at dealing with all types of queries, in or outside of studies.”

Daniel Potts, BA (Hons) Economics with placement

Students at the centre of all we do

We place students at the centre of everything we do, so we are proud that we have 92% satisfaction (NSS, 2016).  Economics rose 28 places in the 2016 Guardian League Tables. We’re top 10 for teaching and learning, top 20 for student experience and moved up 5 places in the Complete University Guide from 58 to 53.

Tailor your degree to suit your interests

We’ve designed our programme so you can tailor your degree to your interests and career aspirations including pathways in business economics, economic policy, political economy and quantitative economics along with supporting optional units in finance and banking.

Employability

96.3%* of our students were in employment or further study 6 months after graduation. Tailored employability support is provided through the AFE society with an annual the employer café giving you direct access to major employers, guest speakers throughout the term and course content that emphasises real world application through formative and summative assessments. *DHLE, 2016

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Economics (Foundation Year)

Full-time

Consider a foundation year if you have the potential to study Economics at degree level, but do not have the qualifications to enter directly onto an Honours degree. ...

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Economics (Foundation Year)

“The Foundation Year gives you the perfect environment to advance academic abilities prior to continuing onto your link degree. Key skills and knowledge gained during the year give an excellent grounding for you to go on and successfully complete your degree.” 
Scott Bambrick, Programme Leader

Academic skills

“Great for building the academic skills that I need in which to progress onto my degree. The course has taught me what is expected of me when I start my degree” Student Feedback 

Enjoy your learning experience

“I feel it is very tailored to me and what I enjoy, the experience and the staff have all been very clear and easy to understand and have made my first term a very enjoyable experience” Student Feedback

Introduction to new topics

The Foundation Year will introduce new topics from a business background. The focus is to keep your learning relevant and up to date in relation to the ever-changing external environments you will face. 

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BA (Hons) Economics and Finance

Full-time

An ideal course for those interested in a management and finance career. Examines the consequences of economic and financial decision making for stakeholders including consumers, o...

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BA (Hons) Economics and Finance

Dedicated support

We have a dedicated team focused on giving you everything you need to meet your study and career aspirations.

Skills for the real world

Our programmes help you develop the skills required for your future career helping you to analyse data, forecast trends and evaluate the global business environment.

Specialist software

You will have access to Bloomberg and Stata enabling you to develop important software skills that employers in this sector look for from graduates. 

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BA (Hons) Accounting (Top up)

Full-time; top up

A one year, full time top up degree suitable if you have existing qualifications and want to develop a career in the accountancy sector. ...

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BA (Hons) Accounting (Top up)

Gain an honours degree in one year

This top-up degree is suited for those who already hold existing qualifications, which means they can gain a degree in one year and is equivalent to joining the final year of an undergraduate degree.

Learn about the management aspect of accounting

Units on this course cover key operational management, leadership and project management elements of accounting, equipping you with skills sought after in business organisations.

Links to the accounting profession

Tutors on this course are qualified accountants and the department of accounting, finance and economics share extensive links with the leading professional accounting bodies.

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BSc (Hons) Business Technology

Full-time

This course examines how digital, software and information systems go hand in hand with business processes, developing your knowledge in key areas such as e-commerce and the use of...

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BSc (Hons) Business Technology

“This is an excellent degree as it incorporates both the IT and business sides of the technology world. Its relevance to the industry is highly attractive to prospective employers.”

Cliff Cartman, BSc (Hons) Business Technology graduate now Project Manager at Hewlett Packard

High employment growth for business technology graduates

99% of employers expect to increase or maintain the number of tech specialists they employ during 2015 (Tech Partnership, 2015). This degree is aims to plug the skills gap that tech employers are increasingly seeking.

We were the first to pioneer a business technology degree

Manchester Met was the first university to offer a business technology degree over 20 years ago and we are highly regarded within the profession for creating skilled business technology graduates.

Extensive employer and industry links

A number of businesses employ our placement students and graduates including Hewlett Packard, Microsoft and IBM. Consequently, we have a large range of relevant and current industrial contacts.

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Business Technology (Foundation Year)

Full-time

Consider a foundation year if you have the potential to study Business Technology at degree level, but do not have the qualifications to enter directly onto an Honours degree. ...

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Business Technology (Foundation Year)

“The Foundation Year gives you the perfect environment to advance academic abilities prior to continuing onto your link degree. Key skills and knowledge gained during the year give an excellent grounding for you to go on and successfully complete your degree.” 
Scott Bambrick, Programme Leader

Academic skills

“Great for building the academic skills that I need in which to progress onto my degree. The course has taught me what is expected of me when I start my degree” Student Feedback 

Enjoy your learning experience

“I feel it is very tailored to me and what I enjoy, the experience and the staff have all been very clear and easy to understand and have made my first term a very enjoyable experience” Student Feedback

Introduction to new topics

The Foundation Year will introduce new topics from a business background. The focus is to keep your learning relevant and up to date in relation to the ever-changing external environments you will face. 

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Degree Apprenticeship in Digital & Technology Solutions

Part-time

Study towards a BSc (Hons) Business Technology degree as you work as a digital and technology apprentice with a company....

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Degree Apprenticeship in Digital & Technology Solutions

"For me it offered a unique opportunity…..I get work experience, a full-time wage and I get a degree – it’s the best of both worlds"

Luke Day, Barclays Apprentice

Gain a BSc degree part-time while working full-time

Apprentices will work full-time with their employer, while studying part-time towards a BSc Digital & Technology Solutions degree.

No student loan required

You will not have to pay any tuition fees. The Government and your employer pay these costs for you, you will also be paid a salary by your employer, so there is no need to apply for a student loan.

Choice to study a specialised pathway

You will also study a specialist pathway, which will complement the work you are undertaking with your employer. These include IT Consultant, Software Engineer, Cyber Security Analyst or Data Analyst.

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BA (Hons) Advertising and Brand Management

Full-time

Ideal for individuals with creative flair, looking to develop their creativity in the context of marketing strategy and across marketing campaigns. Covers many dynamic areas includ...

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BA (Hons) Advertising and Brand Management

“This course covered a range of theories from social responsibility to how to influence the behaviour of consumers with psychological stimuli. Applying this knowledge to realistic PR and digital marketing projects gave me a broad view of what life would be like as a marketing director.”

Michael Boyle, BA (Hons) Advertising and Brand Management graduate, now Global Digital Marketing Manager at Jack Wills

Close collaboration with the advertising industry

This degree has been developed in close collaboration with practitioners from the communications industry who are also actively involved as guest lecturers and placement employers.

Gain internships with local employers

As part of the Agency Life unit in Year 2, you may have the opportunity to secure a short term internship with local marketing, communications and advertising agencies.

Study in a leading city for digital media and creativity

Manchester is a world leader in digital media and the city region has a thriving digital, media and advertising sector where you can develop a rewarding career in the creative industries.

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BA (Hons) Marketing Management

Full-time

This course focuses on the key marketing disciplines, delving into both theory and practical application. It examines how the many elements of marketing work together, offering you...

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BA (Hons) Marketing Management

“I completed my placement at Red C Marketing and worked with high profile clients such as BUPA, and JD Williams. By taking a placement year, I gained invaluable insight which benefited me in my final year and after graduation. Without doubt my placement helped me to secure a permanent position with a successful marketing agency.”

Tom Mitton, BA (Hons) Marketing Management graduate, now Junior Account Executive at Red C Marketing

Links with the marketing and creative industry

A unique degree due to our excellent links with the marketing and creative industries not just in Manchester and the North West, but nationally and internationally. Students are able to benefit from exposure to a wide range of active employers on their doorstep.

Gain the skills to become a successful marketing manager

A full-mix marketing degree allowing you to develop both broad and specialist marketing skills, with a combination of the latest marketing theory and practical skill-building projects.

Accredited by the Chartered Institute of Marketing

We are a CIM Graduate Gateway University and this degree is fully accredited by the Institute, meaning you can gain credit exemptions against CIM professional qualifications.

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Marketing Management (Foundation Year)

Full-time

Consider a foundation year if you have the potential to study Marketing Management at degree level, but do not have the qualifications to enter directly onto an Honours degree. ...

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Marketing Management (Foundation Year)

“The Foundation Year gives you the perfect environment to advance academic abilities prior to continuing onto your link degree. Key skills and knowledge gained during the year give an excellent grounding for you to go on and successfully complete your degree.” 
Scott Bambrick, Programme Leader

Academic skills

“Great for building the academic skills that I need in which to progress onto my degree. The course has taught me what is expected of me when I start my degree” Student Feedback 

Enjoy your learning experience

“I feel it is very tailored to me and what I enjoy, the experience and the staff have all been very clear and easy to understand and have made my first term a very enjoyable experience” Student Feedback

Introduction to new topics

The Foundation Year will introduce new topics from a business background. The focus is to keep your learning relevant and up to date in relation to the ever-changing external environments you will face. 

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BA (Hons) Public Relations and Marketing

Full-time

Gain an understanding of the role of PR within different organisations, both in brand management and in relationship building. Explore the use of social media in viral campaigns an...

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BA (Hons) Public Relations and Marketing

Professionally accredited by both CIPR and CIM

This course is fully recognised by the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) and also the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM), which means you can gain exemptions from their professional qualifications.

Teaching by experienced practitioners

Tutors from this course have extensive experience in working in the PR, communications and marketing industries and use this experience to develop your practical skills in PR and marketing.

Interactive assignments

Assignments have been designed to develop your writing, marketing and media skills. There is a strong focus on the digital landscape and how best to use this varied medium to best effect. 

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BA (Hons) Retail Management and Marketing

Full-time

Delve into the fast-paced retail landscape by exploring topics such as fashion and digital marketing, brand management, logistics and place management. Gain experience through live...

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BA (Hons) Retail Management and Marketing

Professionally accredited by the Chartered Institute of Marketing

This degree is recognised and approved by the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) and is part of their Graduate Gateway scheme, meaning you can gain exemptions for CIM’s professional marketing qualifications.

Extensive links with the retail industry

We provide corporate foundation retail degrees and training for staff working in Tesco, McDonald’s and JD Sports Fashion, which means we have a strong reputation in the sector and you can benefit from making your own contacts through guest lectures, placements, internships and graduate scheme opportunities.

Eligible for free membership of the Institute of Place Management

We are home to the international Institute of Place Management (IPM) and this course covers some learning on how towns and cities manage their retail environments. As a student you are eligible for free membership of the IPM during your studies.

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BA (Hons) Sports Marketing Management

Full-time

Use your creativity to devise, plan and co-ordinate marketing activities for the sports sector. Explore the key features of marketing within the sports environment and study centra...

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BA (Hons) Sports Marketing Management

“The lecturers pushed me to undertake relevant work and volunteering to gain experience. During my time on the course this included working as a student ambassador, a part-time job at Arsenal FC, being president of the Golf Society and volunteering at Soccerex Global Convention.”

Doyin Layade, BA (Hons) Sports Marketing Management graduate, now Global Football and Rugby Agent at Wasserman Sports Group.

Combine your passion for marketing, management and sports

This degree allows you to study marketing management in the context of the sports industry, which will allow you to stand out from other graduates.

Opportunities to volunteer and network

Throughout your studies you will have opportunities to volunteer at major sporting events which will not only allow you to learn about how these events work behind the scenes, but also allow you to add value to your CV.

Developed with industry practitioners

This degree has been developed in conjunction with practitioners from the sports marketing industry who are also involved in the course as guest speakers.

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Sports Management (Foundation Year)

Full-time

Consider a foundation year if you have the potential to study Sports Management at degree level, but do not have the qualifications to enter directly onto an Honours degree. ...

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Sports Management (Foundation Year)

“The Foundation Year gives you the perfect environment to advance academic abilities prior to continuing onto your link degree. Key skills and knowledge gained during the year give an excellent grounding for you to go on and successfully complete your degree. 
Scott Bambrick, Programme Leader

Academic skills

“Great for building the academic skills that I need in which to progress onto my degree. The course has taught me what is expected of me when I start my degree” Student Feedback 

Enjoy your learning experience

“I feel it is very tailored to me and what I enjoy, the experience and the staff have all been very clear and easy to understand and have made my first term a very enjoyable experience” Student Feedback

Introduction to new topics

The Foundation Year will introduce new topics from a business background. The focus is to keep your learning relevant and up to date in relation to the ever-changing external environments you will face. 

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BA (Hons) Business / Economics

Full-time

Combine the study of both business and economics at degree level. Study both subjects equally or major in the one that interests you the most. ...

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BA (Hons) Business / Economics

“Combined Honours allows you to combine into one programme of study, two complimentary subject areas, increasing the scope of your studies and enhancing your employability.”

Dr Maria Allen, Combined Honours Programme Co-ordinator

Master two subjects

Develop your knowledge in two complimentary subjects and have the flexibility to study more or less of each as you progress through the degree.

Appeal to a wide range of employers

Broaden your appeal and enhance your CV by demonstrating knowledge of two subjects.

Placement and overseas study routes available

Get the chance to increase your experience by doing a work placement or year abroad that will give you invaluable skills and knowledge.

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BA (Hons) Business / Human Resource Management

Full-time

Combine the study of business and human resource management at degree level. Study both subjects equally or have the flexibility to major in a subject of your choice. ...

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BA (Hons) Business / Human Resource Management

“Combined Honours allows you to combine into one programme of study, two complimentary subject areas, increasing the scope of your studies and enhancing your employability.”

Dr Maria Allen, Combined Honours Programme Co-ordinator

Master two subjects

Develop your knowledge in two complimentary subjects and have the flexibility to study more or less of each as you progress through the degree.

Appeal to a wide range of employers

Broaden your appeal and enhance your CV by demonstrating knowledge of two subjects.

Placement and overseas study routes available

Get the chance to increase your experience by doing a work placement or year abroad that will give you invaluable skills and knowledge.

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BA (Hons) Business / Marketing

Full-time

Combine the study of business and marketing at degree level. Study both subjects equally or have the flexibility to major in a subject of your choice. ...

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BA (Hons) Business / Marketing

Combined Honours allows you to combine into one programme of study, two complimentary subject areas, increasing the scope of your studies and enhancing your employability.”

Dr Maria Allen, Combined Honours Programme Co-ordinator

Master two subjects

Develop your knowledge in two complimentary subjects and have the flexibility to study more or less of each as you progress through the degree.

Appeal to a wide range of employers

Broaden your appeal and enhance your CV by demonstrating knowledge of two subjects.

Placement and overseas study routes available

Get the chance to increase your experience by doing a work placement or year abroad that will give you invaluable skills and knowledge.

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BA (Hons) Business / Psychology

Full-time

Combine the study of business and psychology at degree level. This course is shared between the Business School and our Faculty of Health, Psychology and Social Care. Study both su...

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BA (Hons) Business / Psychology

“Combined Honours allows you to combine into one programme of study, two complimentary subject areas, increasing the scope of your studies and enhancing your employability.”

Dr Maria Allen, Combined Honours Programme Co-ordinator

Master two subjects

Develop your knowledge in two complimentary subjects and have the flexibility to study more or less of each as you progress through the degree.

Appeal to a wide range of employers

Broaden your appeal and enhance your CV by demonstrating knowledge of two subjects.

Placement and overseas study routes available

Get the chance to increase your experience by doing a work placement or year abroad that will give you invaluable skills and knowledge.

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BA (Hons) Business Enterprise / Human Resource Management

Full-time

Combine the study of business enterprise and HR management at degree level. Study both subjects equally or have the flexibility to major in a subject of your choice. ...

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BA (Hons) Business Enterprise / Human Resource Management

“Combined Honours allows you to combine into one programme of study, two complimentary subject areas, increasing the scope of your studies and enhancing your employability.”

Dr Maria Allen, Combined Honours Programme Co-ordinator

Master two subjects

Develop your knowledge in two complimentary subjects and have the flexibility to study more or less of each as you progress through the degree.

Appeal to a wide range of employers

Broaden your appeal and enhance your CV by demonstrating knowledge of two subjects.

Placement and overseas study routes available

Get the chance to increase your experience by doing a work placement or year abroad that will give you invaluable skills and knowledge.

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BA (Hons) Business Enterprise / Marketing

Full-time

Combine the study of business enterprise and marketing at degree level. Study both subjects equally or have the flexibility to major in a subject of your choice. ...

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BA (Hons) Business Enterprise / Marketing

“Combined Honours allows you to combine into one programme of study, two complimentary subject areas, increasing the scope of your studies and enhancing your employability.”

Dr Maria Allen, Combined Honours Programme Co-ordinator

Master two subjects

Develop your knowledge in two complimentary subjects and have the flexibility to study more or less of each as you progress through the degree.

Appeal to a wide range of employers

Broaden your appeal and enhance your CV by demonstrating knowledge of two subjects.

Placement and overseas study routes available

Get the chance to increase your experience by doing a work placement or year abroad that will give you invaluable skills and knowledge.

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BA (Hons) Business with minor language

Full-time

This combined honours course offers you the flexibility to study business with one minor language at degree level. This programme is shared between the business school and our Depa...

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BA (Hons) Business with minor language

“Combined Honours allows you to combine into one programme of study, two complimentary subject areas, increasing the scope of your studies and enhancing your employability.”

Dr Maria Allen, Combined Honours Programme Co-ordinator

Wide choice of minor languages to choose from

Choose to study business with either Arabic, Mandarin Chinese, German, Italian, Japanese or Urdu. 

Appeal to a wide range of employers

Broaden your appeal and enhance your CV by demonstrating knowledge of two subjects.

Placement and overseas study routes available

If you major in business, you have the opportunity to enhance your experience by doing a work placement or year abroad that will give you invaluable skills and knowledge.

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BA (Hons) Business / French

Full-time

This combined honours course offers you the flexibility to study business and French at degree level. This programme is shared between the business school and our Department of Lan...

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BA (Hons) Business / French

“Combined Honours allows you to combine into one programme of study, two complimentary subject areas, increasing the scope of your studies and enhancing your employability.”

Dr Maria Allen, Combined Honours Programme Co-ordinator

Master two subjects

Develop your knowledge in two complimentary subjects and have the flexibility to study more or less of each as you progress through the degree.

Appeal to a wide range of employers

Broaden your appeal and enhance your CV by demonstrating knowledge of business with a language.

Placement and overseas study routes available

If you major in business, you have the opportunity to enhance your experience by doing a work placement or year abroad that will give you invaluable skills and knowledge.

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BA (Hons) Business / Spanish

Full-time

Combine the study of business and Spanish at degree level. This programme is shared between the business school and our Department of Languages, Information and Communications. ...

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BA (Hons) Business / Spanish

“Combined Honours allows you to combine into one programme of study, two complimentary subject areas, increasing the scope of your studies and enhancing your employability.”

Dr Maria Allen, Combined Honours Programme Co-ordinator

Master two subjects

Develop your knowledge in two complimentary subjects and have the flexibility to study more or less of each as you progress through the degree.

Appeal to a wide range of employers

Broaden your appeal and enhance your CV by demonstrating knowledge of two subjects.

Placement and overseas study routes available

If you major in business, you have the opportunityto enhance your experience by doing a work placement or year abroad that will give you invaluable skills and knowledge.

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BA (Hons) Digital Media / Marketing

Full-time

This combined honours programme offers you the flexibility to study digital media and marketing at degree level. Study both subjects equally or major in the one that interests you ...

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BA (Hons) Digital Media / Marketing

“Combined Honours allows you to combine into one programme of study, two complimentary subject areas, increasing the scope of your studies and enhancing your employability.”

Dr Maria Allen, Combined Honours Programme Co-ordinator

Master two subjects

Develop your knowledge in two complimentary subjects and have the flexibility to study more or less of each as you progress through the degree.

Appeal to a wide range of employers

Broaden your appeal and enhance your CV by demonstrating knowledge of two subjects.

Placement and overseas study routes available

If you major in business, you will have the opportinity to enhance your experience by doing a work placement or year abroad that will give you invaluable skills and knowledge.

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BA (Hons) Economics / International Business

Full-time

Combine the study of economics with international business. Study both subjects equally or have the flexibility to major in a subject of your choice. ...

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BA (Hons) Economics / International Business

“Combined Honours allows you to combine into one programme of study, two complimentary subject areas, increasing the scope of your studies and enhancing your employability.”

Dr Maria Allen, Combined Honours Programme Co-ordinator

Master two subjects

Develop your knowledge in two complimentary subjects and have the flexibility to study more or less of each as you progress through the degree.

Appeal to a wide range of employers

Broaden your appeal and enhance your CV by demonstrating knowledge of two subjects.

Placement and overseas study routes available

Get the chance to increase your experience by doing a work placement or year abroad that will give you invaluable skills and knowledge.

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BA (Hons) Economics / Politics

Full-time

Combine the study of economics and politics at degree level. Study both subjects equally or have the flexibility to major in a subject of your choice. This programme is shared betw...

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BA (Hons) Economics / Politics

“Combined Honours allows you to combine into one programme of study, two complimentary subject areas, increasing the scope of your studies and enhancing your employability.”

Dr Maria Allen, Combined Honours Programme Co-ordinator

Master two subjects

Develop your knowledge in two complimentary subjects and have the flexibility to study more or less of each as you progress through the degree.

Appeal to a wide range of employers

Broaden your appeal and enhance your CV by demonstrating knowledge of two subjects.

Placement and overseas study routes available

If you major in business, you will have the opportunity to enhance your experience by doing a work placement or year abroad that will give you invaluable skills and knowledge.

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BA (Hons) International Business / Marketing

Full-time

Combine the study of international business with marketing at degree level. Study both subjects equally or have the flexibility to major in a subject of your choice. ...

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BA (Hons) International Business / Marketing

“Combined Honours allows you to combine into one programme of study, two complimentary subject areas, increasing the scope of your studies and enhancing your employability.”

Dr Maria Allen, Combined Honours Programme Co-ordinator

Master two subjects

Develop your knowledge in two complimentary subjects and have the flexibility to study more or less of each as you progress through the degree.

Appeal to a wide range of employers

Broaden your appeal and enhance your CV by demonstrating knowledge of two subjects.

Placement and overseas study routes available

Get the chance to increase your experience by doing a work placement or year abroad that will give you invaluable skills and knowledge.

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BA (Hons) International Business with Minor Language

Full-time

Combine the study of international business with a choice of one minor language. This programme is shared between the business school and the Department of Languages, Information a...

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BA (Hons) International Business with Minor Language

“Combined Honours allows you to combine into one programme of study, two complimentary subject areas, increasing the scope of your studies and enhancing your employability.”

Dr Maria Allen, Combined Honours Programme Co-ordinator

Choose from a wide choice of minor languages

You can combine international business with either Arabic, Mandarin Chinese, German, Italian, Japanese or Urdu.

Appeal to a wide range of employers

Broaden your appeal and enhance your CV by demonstrating knowledge of two subjects.

Placement and overseas study routes available

If you major in business, you will have the opportunity to enhance your experience by doing a work placement or year abroad that will give you invaluable skills and knowledge.

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BA (Hons) International Business / French

Full-time

Combine the study of international business with French. Study both subjects equally or have the flexibility to major in a subject of your choice. This programme is shared with the...

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BA (Hons) International Business / French

“Combined Honours allows you to combine into one programme of study, two complimentary subject areas, increasing the scope of your studies and enhancing your employability.”

Dr Maria Allen, Combined Honours Programme Co-ordinator

Master two subjects

Develop your knowledge in two complimentary subjects and have the flexibility to study more or less of each as you progress through the degree.

Appeal to a wide range of employers

Broaden your appeal and enhance your CV by demonstrating knowledge of two subjects.

Placement and overseas study routes available

If you major in busines, you will have the opportunity to enhance your experience by doing a work placement or year abroad that will give you invaluable skills and knowledge.

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BA International Business / Spanish

Full-time

Combine the study of international business with Spanish. Study both subjects equally or have the flexibility to major in a subject of your choice. This programme is shared between...

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BA International Business / Spanish

“Combined Honours allows you to combine into one programme of study, two complimentary subject areas, increasing the scope of your studies and enhancing your employability.”

Dr Maria Allen, Combined Honours Programme Co-ordinator

Master two subjects

Develop your knowledge in two complimentary subjects and have the flexibility to study more or less of each as you progress through the degree.

Appeal to a wide range of employers

Broaden your appeal and enhance your CV by demonstrating knowledge of two subjects.

Placement and overseas study routes available

If you major in business, you will have the opportunity to enhance your experience by doing a work placement or year abroad that will give you invaluable skills and knowledge.

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BA (Hons) Human Resource Management

Full-time

Learn about core areas of HR Management, including how leaders motivate their employees, the issues surrounding employee organisations (such as trade unions) and the impact organis...

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BA (Hons) Human Resource Management

“The course strikes a great balance in providing knowledge and skills which can be applied to a huge spectrum of roles. The CIPD accreditation I received made me attractive to employers, the accreditation reinforces the knowledge and skills the programme provides for use in real business settings.”

Kimberley Hargreaves, BA (Hons) Human Resource Management student

Get CIPD accreditation

We are proud that our programme is accredited by the CIPD, the professional body for HR professionals. A dual award programme that qualifies you for a CIPD Intermediate Diploma.

Get an all-round understanding of contemporary HRM

HR management is integral to every organisation and this programme gives you an all-round understanding of all aspects of HRM.

Gain HR work experience as part of your studies

We work with lots of organisations who offer great HR related placements that will give you the experience to be able to get a great HR job after you graduate.

 

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Human Resource Management (Foundation Year)

Full-time

Consider this foundation year if you have the potential to study HR Management at degree level, but do not have the qualifications to enter directly onto an Honours degree. ...

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Human Resource Management (Foundation Year)

“The Foundation Year gives you the perfect environment to advance academic abilities prior to continuing onto your link degree. Key skills and knowledge gained during the year give an excellent grounding for you to go on and successfully complete their degree”

Scott Bambrick, Programme Leader

Academic Skills

“Great for building the academic skills that I need in which to progress onto my degree. Also a great course for preparation, for example: the course has taught me what is expected of me when I start my degree” Student Feedback

Enjoy your learning experience

“I feel it is very tailored to me and what I enjoy, the experience and the staff have all been very clear and easy to understand and have made my first term at MMU a very enjoyable experience” Student Feedback

Introduction to new topics

The Foundation Year will introduce you to new topics from a business background. The focus is to keep your learning relevant and up to date in relation to the ever-changing external environments you will face.

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