Are you looking for an entrepreneurial degree to help you stand out from the crowd through the innovative skills needed to build or manage a dynamic, fast growth business?
Studying entrepreneurship gives you a theoretical understanding of entrepreneurship, the role of entrepreneurs in the economy, and how entrepreneurial business models succeed or fail in practice.
You will develop both the practical skills and mind-set required of an entrepreneur.
The BSc Business Management degree at Swansea University is the most established programme within the School of Management, known for producing highly skilled and commercial thinking business managers. Graduates have gone on to work for the world’s biggest brands including Shell UK, Marks & Spencer, Bloomberg and Tata.
As well as specialising in entrepreneurship, this Business Management course will equip you with essential modern expertise in marketing, operations management, finance, accountancy, strategy and human resources.
WHY BUSINESS MANAGEMENT (ENTERPRISE AND INNOVATION) AT SWANSEA?
- Business is ranked 6th in the UK for Course Satisfaction (Guardian University Guide 2021)
- Business is ranked in the UK Top 20 for Career Prospects (Guardian University Guide 2021)
- Accredited by nationally recognised bodies, including CMI which is the only organisation that can award Chartered Manager status – the highest accolade for leaders and managers
- Tailor your course to suit your interests and career goals – choose from a huge selection of optional modules
- Get real-world know-how from our world-leading lecturers with unrivalled experience in both industry and academia
- A diverse student body from over 60 different countries
- Based in the £22 million School of Management building on the Bay campus
YOUR BUSINESS MANAGEMENT (ENTERPRISE AND INNOVATION) EXPERIENCE
Business Management (Enterprise and Innovation) at Swansea is a flexible degree giving you the chance to study abroad for a year, or work in industry for a year. This can broaden your horizons when it comes to finding employment or starting your own business venture.
The course is perfect for students interested in starting their own business as well as those who wish to work in large organisations, but are interested in effecting entrepreneurial change. Our wide selection of optional modules from the second and third years allows you to shape the degree towards specific career goals such as entrepreneurship.
Teaching at Swansea is partly informed by research and our staff have hands-on experience of theory and practice, meaning you can benefit from their academic expertise and real-world know-how.
We can help you start your own business thanks to our range of support services, including business mentoring alongside corporate partners with a wealth of industry experience. We are also one of the few UK business schools with an independent team of career advisors.
During your time with us, you will also have full access to our cutting edge video and digital content creation suite and state-of-the-art facilities at the School of Management.
Hear from Theodora, as she gives insight into the modules studied in the first year of Business Management at Swansea:
BUSINESS MANAGEMENT (ENTERPRISE AND INNOVATION) EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
As a Business Management graduate from Swansea specialised in Enterprise and Innovation, you will find yourself in a great position for a successful career.
Whether your target is Shell UK, Marks & Spencer, Bloomberg or Tata, this degree makes you a strong candidate for any potential employer. It also makes you a prime contender to start your own business. Your next step could lie in any of these roles:
- Business Development Manager
- Analyst or Researcher
- HR Business Partner
- Management Consultant
- Financial Advisor
Offers for programmes in the School of Management are usually within the range of ‘ABB-BBB’ or equivalent.
All applications are considered on an individual basis, with GCSE grades, AS Level subjects and grades, work experience, references and personal statement taken into account.
Variable offers are made dependent on subjects studied.
No A-level in Business, Economics, Maths or Accounting/Finance is required. We do not consider General Studies as an A-level subject for offer purposes. Students may combine A-levels with other qualifications below. GCSE Maths and English minimum C grade is also required.
The School of Management will make offers to students with predicted (or achieved) IB of 32-33 or higher.
The School of Management will make offers to students with predicted (or achieved) BTEC results of DDM or better.
Non-native English speakers must achieve 6.0 overall with no component less than 5.5 in IELTS or equivalent tests.
For students who fall short of only the English language requirement we offer a range of pre-sessional training programmes that you may take before starting your degree programme.