Degree Programmes and Courses

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Birmingham Business School offers a number of undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes, as well as an active PhD programme, with students from all over the world choosing to study here so they are prepared both academically and personally for the working world.

undergraduate degrees
masters degrees
mba study
doctoral research

Undergraduate degrees

Prepare yourself both academically and personally for the working world.

Our undergraduate degree courses are developed so that they are directly relevant to the needs of industry as well as students and we have strong links with industry so that your academic study is combined with a real practical focus.

Postgraduate degrees
(MSc and MBA)

Students from all over the world choose to study their Masters degree at Birmingham Business School for academic excellence and vocational relevance.

The Birmingham MBA is a suite of high quality programmes in a variety of flexible formats, where you are able to study full-time or part-time.

Research degrees
(MPhil / PhD / MSc)

Work with internationally recognised academics and become fully involved with research topics and contributing to debate across the whole school.

We offer four levels of research programmes which  include an appropriate level of research training, working closely with a supervisor who provides guidance and support.

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Student profiles

Hearing from current and past students themselves is a great way to find out about studying at the Business School and living in Birmingham. Visit the full listings for further Birmingham Business School student profiles.

Nooresabah Hussain, BSc Accounting and Finance

Sadia believes that as well as study, student life at the University of Birmingham offers so much more.
Onome Abugo - MSc Human Resources (with CIPD) Management Trainee, UFLP Unilever

Onome Abugo - MSc Human Resources (with CIPD) Management Trainee, UFLP Unilever

Onome is using the skills he learnt during his MSc in his management trainee position with Unilever.
Zach Wortham - the Birmingham MBA in China

Zach Wortham - the Birmingham MBA in China

Zach has been living and working in South China for eight years. In his role as the Director of Manufacturing Operations for Skullcandy, Zach oversees an office of 50 staff and is responsible for: product development, quality control, sourcing, supply chain, and office administration.

Foundation Academy

foundation-academyThe Birmingham Foundation Academy is a pathway for International students to study business in the UK.

A research-led International Business School

mission-course-pageOur mission is to be a research-led, multi-disciplinary, international business school, developing a new generation of global business leaders and entrepreneurs.

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