Business School

  • A personal touch

    With small class sizes, our academic tutors can get to know you as an individual and provide great tutor support

  • Expert training

    Our academic tutors are current industry consultants and published experts, so your learning will be right up-to-date

  • Prepare for you career

    Graduate with a solid portfolio of work - informed by academic theory and current thinking – to present to a future employer

  • Excellent location

    Study in the vibrant student city of Lancaster by the spectacular north west coastline and within an hour of the Lake District National Park and the big cities of Manchester and Liverpool

Nine out of 10 of our students are in work or further education within six months of graduating.

Our employer focused Business courses provide the academic and practical know-how you need to thrive. Combined with a variety of work experiences and internships that extend your knowledge and skills, take the first step on your journey to success at University of Cumbria’s Business School.

Find your course in Business

Why study at the University of Cumbria Business School?

We prepare all our students to change the world by promoting the values of social enterprise, corporate social responsibility and cultural diversity in all our courses. Consequently, our graduates hold influential business positions across many sectors, from human resources and marketing to accounting and finance. Whether you want to work in this country or further afield, the skills you learn at our Business School will help take you there.

We’re one of the best small universities in Britain for the things that count:

We’re committed to boosting your job prospects

Employers have high expectations of new graduates. To help make sure your graduate CV stands out, we offer financial support for undertaking internships or work experience, plus a programme for completing 100 hours of extra-curricular activities relevant to your career choices. Discover more about boosting your career prospects with our Bright Futures Fund and Career Ahead Award here.


Our Business courses are officially recognised by prestigious professional bodies. This means you enjoy teaching that reaches the highest academic standards and develops skills recognised by real-world employers.

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Reap the benefits of our small campus experience and friendly community to gain the academic and practical experience you need to grow. Contact us to take hold of your future today.

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