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Business Management with Placement Year (BSc)

Bachelor of Science
4 years
Course Type
UCAS Course code

About this course

Think differently about business, experience work first-hand, and learn to inspire change within organisations and society. This Business Management degree with placement draws from economics, history and the social sciences. It offers an interdisciplinary approach you won’t find on similar courses elsewhere. You'll complete a year's paid work placement to give you practical experience.

Applications for 2022 entry to this course are now closed to all international applicants. View our undergraduate courses.

Your A level results will determine which core or compulsory modules you'll need to take.

This comprehensive and flexible Business Management degree will prepare you for a career in a wide range of organisations, including:

  • start-ups

  • large corporations

  • social enterprises

  • the not-for-profit sector

This degree will suit you if you want to drive change and initiatives, and make business and society work better.

You'll spend your third year on an approved, paid industry placement in a business organisation. This will give you vital experience to boost your future career.

Our research-focused academics are leaders in their field and keep the course current. You'll benefit from our Business School’s close links with industry.

In this course, you can:

  • explore current business and management challenges

  • learn directly from people in inspiring jobs - we regularly invite guest speakers from industry

  • choose optional modules to develop your business management skills in areas such as strategic marketing or operational management

  • study interdisciplinary modules to learn practical skills such as programming and web design

BSc Business Management with placement is accredited by:

  • CIMA (Chartered Institute of Management Accountants)

  • AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business)


Course location

This course is based at Highfield.

Awarding body

This qualification is awarded by the University of Southampton.

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