University of Buckingham Business School

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University of Buckingham Business School

University of Buckingham Business School

Business School

Here at Buckingham Business School (BBS), we always put our students first. Our degrees are tailored to give students a global, ‘real world’ perspective and are highly regarded throughout the world. We place a high emphasis on innovation in course design and believe strongly in stimulating an entrepreneurial mindset.

We are constantly striving to provide the best possible education and experience for our students, and to give you the best start in your business career. We pride ourselves in the personalised and small group teaching approach so you won’t get lost in a crowd. At the Buckingham Business School, you are a person not a number.

We offer a number of exciting undergraduate degrees in:

At postgraduate level we offer:

We also offer a variety of Professional and Executive Short Courses through our Centre for Professional and Executive Development (CfPED)

5 Reasons to study at Buckingham Business School

  1. We have a range of full-time undergraduate courses, with flexible entry points in September and January
  2. Our accelerated 2-year honours degrees are equivalent to a 3-year honours degree elsewhere
  3. Completion of our 2-year degree gives you the opportunity to enter the business world a year earlier than your peers
  4. We allow you to build on the successes of your undergraduate degree by taking a Master’s and complete both levels of study in just 3 years
  5. We have the best student:staff ratios in the UK at 9.6:1 (The Complete University Guide 2017)

We also offer a variety of part-time Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) and Chartered Management Institute (CMI) qualifications which allow you to study whilst working.

See also: Scholarships and bursaries


Entry requirements: First or Second Class honours business degree (or equivalent)
Full or Part-time: Full-time

School: Business School Back to course finder

Course outline

Our new flagship MBA programme takes advantage of Buckingham’s unique student-centred pedagogical approach, to give you an unparalleled opportunity to work closely with expert-faculty to develop considerable specialised and general business knowledge. It will help you achieve a more rewarding career and lucrative lifestyle.

On the programme you will:

  • Develop knowledge and understanding of organisations, their management and the changing internal and external contexts in which they operate.
  • Build knowledge and understanding of the complexity of business and management in order to improve the effectiveness of decision-making in organisations.
  • Develop as managers who can contribute a balanced outlook which incorporates an understanding of the economic, environmental, social and ethical concerns in the context of managing organisations.
  • Develop enduring skills and an appreciation that these skills can be enhanced and developed through life-long learning.
  • Develop the necessary knowledge and skills to improve your employability in an increasingly competitive environment.

Modules are designed to enhance your employability by developing your capacity to make high-quality decisions, undertake organizational analysis, lead others and communicate effectively. In particular, the MBA project provides you with the opportunity to develop, but also demonstrate your business acumen through a significant piece of original organizational research or consultancy-style project work.

Modules available on this course

  • Corporate Strategy
  • Financial Information for Business
  • Managing People Across Cultures
  • Marketing
  • Operations & Information Systems Management
  • Practical Research Methods
  • Professional Effectiveness
  • Project Management
  • Project

Full course information in the University Handbook


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