About this course
This degree will give you a business management education, with a focus on entrepreneurship and its role in the economy and society. Practical components provide the skills to plan, promote, finance and grow your business venture. You'll graduate with the ability to start your own business or bring entrepreneurial thinking to an established organisation.
Your A level results will determine which core or compulsory modules you'll need to take. Please see the programme specification for the most up-to-date module lists.
With this course you can:
learn about digital business models, technological innovation or digital marketing
learn business fundamentals such as financial and management accounting
benefit from hands-on experience of preparing business plans and presenting pitches to industry experts
take a year on an industrial placement to improve your skills
choose optional modules that will help you to develop your business management skills in areas such as strategic marketing, project management, finance and accounting, or operational management
study interdisciplinary modules to learn practical skills such as programming and web design
Our expert research-led academics are well connected. Through them you'll gain insights from the best and most innovative London-based companies, as well as Southampton's entrepreneurial community.
All of our Business courses include the option to spend a year studying abroad, at one of our partners in Europe, North America, Australia or Asia. It is a unique opportunity to experience another culture, improve your language skills and enhance your CV.
You'll graduate with a degree accredited by:
CIMA (Chartered Institute of Management Accountants)
AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business)
Graduates have started their own businesses, and worked for consultancies such as PwC and Deloitte.
This course is based at Highfield, Southampton.
This qualification is awarded by the University of Southampton.
Download the programme specification
The programme specification sets out the learning outcomes of this course and details how the course is taught and assessed.