Edinburgh Napier University Business Management

Edinburgh Napier University Business Management

BA/BA (Hons)Business Management

Undergraduate, Full-Time

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Develop the effective business and management skills which every organisation needs to be successful and sustainable.

Course introduction

Our Business Management course provides you with opportunities to discover how all organisations are managed, and develop and grow. You’ll explore the internal structures and strategies which businesses adopt in response to the key external drivers for change which impact upon them.

The modular structure of the course helps you develop an understanding of a wide range of business and management skills and competencies. This practical and applied knowledge equips you very well to take advantage of a broad range of career opportunities on graduation.

Edinburgh Napier University Business Management

What you’ll learn

In your first two years you’ll build a foundation in the essentials of effective business management. This foundation prepares you for the options to engage with applied learning within an industry placement, or to explore diverse cultures through studying abroad within our extensive partner network.

This course offers you excellent employability skills including professional presentation, team working, leadership, communication and problem solving.

This is a full-time course studied over four years. You’ll learn by a variety of teaching methods including lectures, tutorials and through independent study.

In addition, you may wish to combine your Business Management course with a specialist theme as listed below:

What you study

Year 1

  • Behavioural Studies
  • Research and Study Skills
  • Accounting for Business
  • Principles of Economics
  • Marketing 1
  • One option module

Year 2

  • Introduction to Human Resource Management
  • Business and Management Challenges
  • World Economy
  • Three option modules

Year 3

  • International Business
  • Strategic Management in a Global Context or International Marketing
  • One option module
  • Work-based Learning or study abroad or three option modules

Year 4

  • Business Strategy and Sustainable Development
  • Leadership in a Changing Environment
  • Dissertation
  • Two option modules

Work placement/international study:

There is an optional six month work placement in Year 3, or you can choose to study abroad, in English, at one of our partner universities for one trimester.

Study modules mentioned above are indicative only. Some changes may occur between now and the time that you study.

Full information on this is available in our disclaimer.

Edinburgh Napier University Business ManagementThe broad scope of this course means you are not restricted by an industry or sector. Possible areas include:

  • graduate training schemes
  • financial services
  • sales and marketing
  • human resources
Tuition fees
Students from 2016/17 2017/18
Scotland/EU £1,820 £1,820
England Wales and Northern Ireland £9,000 £9,000
Overseas £11,840 £11,950