BA (Hons) Business Management with Marketing (with sandwich placement)

9/10 of our business graduates are employed or in further study (DLHE 2017)

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Course code N104

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UCAS

Course code N104

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Duration Full-time, 4 Years Sandwich Thick and/or Thin
Start date September 2020
Entry Requirements Programme specification (PDF)
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Marketing is vital for the success of any business.

And, if you want a future boosting businesses through positive marketing outcomes, our course - designed in consultation with industry and the professional bodies – will enable you to do just that.

And, our strong links with regional businesses, national and international partnerships will boost your Sandwich Year placement prospects in gaining good work experience.

Why Choose University of Cumbria

You’ll enhance your academic learning by doing business practically – whether that’s leading a lecture or working alongside real businesses on project-based assignments.

Our innovative teaching coupled with 80% practical sessions aims to help you secure the skills you’ll need to get a job – plus, have the confidence to adapt and succeed in a rapidly evolving business landscape.

  • 9/10 of our business graduates are employed or in further study (DLHE 2017)
  • Graduate with a solid portfolio of work to present to a future employer
  • Opportunity to work with real businesses on project-based assignments
  • You’ll use the latest technology and packages of that in the real business world
  • We get to know you due to small class sizes and provide a personal tutor system
  • Taught by academic tutors, who are current industry consultants and published experts
  • Tutors conduct international research giving you dynamic and research-informed teaching
  • Study in a professional and interactive environment at our dedicated Business School
  • Tailor make your own courses to fit your future career path
  • We’ll push you to your academic limit, so you graduate being the best you can be

We’ve seen former students being snapped up by business giants on graduate schemes.

So, for a course to give you the best start too, equipping you with firm business and marketing skills with a great employability profile – this is it.

Course Study Options

We also offer this course as a standard course or with an integrated foundation year - follow the link for more information.

Standard course option

Integrated Foundation Year

Graduate destinations

Our experience in producing professional graduates, always in demand from employers, means that we are a university for students who want to make sure their degree will get them into the career of their choice. The skills you learn here can be used at businesses around the world, including the not-for-profit sector. Central to these programmes are the thematic developments of social enterprise, corporate social responsibility and cultural diversity.

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University of Cumbria signs new business pledge to help nation through COVID 19 crisis

Posted: 9 Apr 2020

The University of Cumbria has joined businesses from across the UK in an initiative to help Britain and its most vulnerable citizens to pull through the coronavirus crisis. Former Cabinet Minister, Rt Hon Justine Greening, has launched the C-19 Business Pledge with entrepreneur David Harrison. The national scheme encourages employers to join the coronavirus effort by pledging to help their employees, customers and communities across Britain get through the crisis.

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Posted: 29 Apr 2020

These are immensely challenging days with enormous pressures on everyone. Our thoughts are with you in the weeks and months ahead. We have been giving some initial thought to what are useful tactical and strategic pointers for businesses and organisations who are undertaking priority setting.

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There are many fantastic reasons to embark on one of our postgraduate courses, whether it’s to give yourself that extra advantage when applying for jobs, progress your current career or even if you just love your chosen subject and want to explore it further.

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It’s not too late to apply to us for 2020 entry, our expert teams of support and academic staff are on hand to give you a bespoke and personal visit experience that will arm you with everything you need to know about starting a course in September 2020.