Business Studies (General) with Foundation Year BA (Hons)

University of Bedfordshire

Student rating
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( 3.8) 876 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE N16F
This practical, vocational course has been designed to meet the specific needs of businesses and provide you with a thorough grounding in key business disciplines. These include accounting, marketing, human resources management, e-Business and information systems. Your learning will take place in a new, purpose-built facility that is more like a modern office than a classroom and is equipped with the latest IT facilities. The course will involve developing your problem-solving and analytical... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
128th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
118th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
111th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-20
Full Time
4 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 - 79 = 21% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
2:1 or above
The percentage of students who graduated with a 2:1 degree or better.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

After 6 months
Business Studies graduate salary at this uni
£19,000
UK Business Studies graduate salary
£22,000

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

Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
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Tuition fees

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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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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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Latest Business Studies reviews

Business Studies
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Simone
29 Jan 19

Business Studies (General) with Foundation Year BA (Hons)

My experience at University of Bedfordshire has been excellent so far. I am a final year student and I can say that...
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K Viinil Reddy
05 Dec 18

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How Business Studies students rated:

Student rating ( 3.5) 62 reviews

5 star 13%
4 star 46%
3 star 32%
2 star 3%
1 star 6%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.8) 876 reviews

5 star 21%
4 star 45%
3 star 27%
2 star 4%
1 star 3%
University of Bedfordshire
CompUniGuide ranking
118th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.8)
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Only 30 minutes by train from central London and you arrive at the University of Bedfordshire. Although a new university, it remains an institution with a rich heritage, and academic roots dating back to 1882.

Where you'll study

University of Bedfordshire

Park Square
Luton
LU1 3JU United Kingdom Nearest train station: Luton  0.2 miles away

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