Business Studies (3 years full-time or 4-year sandwich) BA (Hons)

University of Northampton

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Course info

UCAS CODE N100
As a Business Studies student you can expect to study areas such as marketing, finance, economics and management, offering you a variety of areas to specialise in and develop further. Graduates from this course have found employment in a diverse number of sectors including banking, retail and market research. There is also the option to complete a year’s work placement to prepare you for your future career.Our Business Studies course covers a variety of subject areas to ensure you will have the ... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time | Main Site | 3 Years | 20-SEP-21

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
119th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
109th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
114th

Start date and duration

Start date
20-SEP-21
Full Time
3 Years

Business Studies

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 86 = 14% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Business Studies graduate salary at this uni
£21,000
UK Business Studies graduate salary
£21,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, February 2021

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

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A level
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Business Studies

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Business Studies
49%
Sociology
18%
Economics
17%
Psychology
12%
History
12%

Tuition fees

For students from

Students from Domestic
Domestic Fees
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£12,900 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.

More info: Full Time: £12,900. Optional Work Placement Year: £950. Integrated Foundation Year: £12,900. Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 20/21 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years..

International Students
International Fees
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How Business Studies students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 66 reviews

5 star 22%
4 star 54%
3 star 19%
2 star 4%
1 star 1%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 1,368 reviews

5 star 21%
4 star 51%
3 star 24%
2 star 3%
1 star 1%

Where you'll study

University of Northampton

Waterside Campus University Drive Northampton
Northamptonshire
NN1 5PH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Northampton  0.6 miles away

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