This programme will equip you with the professional and practical skills that will enable you to become an effective manager of teams and individuals. You will develop the people management skills to confidently handle complex interpersonal interactions within changing business contexts.
You will study leadership and management skills, as well as business planning, ethics, cross-cultural management and the context and regulatory frameworks of business.Career development
The programme will also enable you to enrich your learning through work experience. You will have the opportunity to complete a three or six-month internship as part of your studies. You will also have the option to undertake a work placement, providing insight and practical skills which employers seek in graduates.Employability
You will connect with employers through our dedicated Business School Employability Team who focus on developing your employment skills. They also provide you with CV support and will invite you to employment fairs to network with employers and recruiters from industries. The team was shortlisted for the Times Higher Education Leadership and Management Awards.
We are actively improving job prospects for graduates through the support we provide. According to survey findings, 93 per cent of 2014/15 Greenwich graduates looking for work were already in jobs or further study by January 2016.Experience abroad
You can participate in the Erasmus+ international exchange programme. This will help improve your language skills and give you experience of living and working in another country. The Erasmus+ Scheme provides a grant towards the cost of studying abroad for a year.Extracurricular activities
Our Greenwich Employability Passport scheme recognises and rewards your participation in additional activities such as part-time work, volunteering, student societies or industry guest lectures.Business start-up
You will be encouraged to enter the university's Enterprise Challenge which rewards student entrepreneurship and innovation. Previous winners received a prize of £5,000 for their idea of developing an enterprise and study hub.Ranking
Greenwich is one of the top two most globally diverse universities in the UK, US, Australia and New Zealand, by Hotcourses Diversity Index.
We have also been named as one of the "most international" universities on the planet by Times Higher Education magazine.Outcomes
The aims of the programme are:
- To study organisations, particularly the management of people within changing contexts
- To enhance lifelong learning skills and personal development, allowing you to contribute to society at large.
This degree is currently being restructured in collaboration with employers, professional bodies and student feedback. This ensures we develop degrees that are aligned with latest industry trends and gives you the opportunity for subject specialisms. (This is standard UK practice across institutions).
The degree structure and courses listed will be updated once these are confirmed.