Our Business and Management degree is far-ranging and through detailed theory and hands-on experience, builds important leadership skills across a range of business areas. The Year Abroad at one of our partner universities will allow you to experience another country and culture as you study and build valuable experience that bolsters your CV.
You will graduate with the expertise to tackle business-based challenges head on with impactful, useful solutions using a variety of management styles and firm decision-making prowess. Your career will be kick-started further by being eligible to gain the Chartered Management Institute’s (CMI) Level 5 Professional Certificate in Management and Leadership at the end of your course.
Reasons to study Business and Management at Kent
Study at a Triple accredited business schoolOur graduates go on to work in various positions with the public and private sectorGain careers support from enrolment to three years after you graduate
Accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI)Become eligible to gain the Chartered Management Institute’s (CMI) Level 5 Professional Certificate in Management and LeadershipSome of our expert teaching staff appear in the top 2% of researchers worldwideLaunch a start-up and become an entrepreneur at our ASPIRE centre
Backpack to Briefcase scheme offers workshops and skills developmentGain support from Academic Peer Mentors and an Academic Adviser
What you’ll learn
On the Business and Management degree at Kent, you’ll learn the fundamentals of how businesses operate from leading academic experts.
Explore topics such as management principles, marketing, accounting and the international business environment. As you progress you’ll be introduced to the advanced concepts of many business and management disciplines with the flexibility to tailor your course to suit your interests and deepen your knowledge on a specific business aspect thorough a research-led project.
See the modules you’ll study
Our enthusiastic team of international teaching staff are all experts in their field of study and are regularly published in leading journals worldwide. They guide and support your learning, bringing their subject to life and drawing you into the conversation.
We use a variety of teaching methods, including;
- small group seminars
- group projects
- computer-based simulations.
Classroom-based learning is supported by the latest online technologies and learning platforms.
Your progress is assessed through coursework and exams. Coursework takes a variety of forms and includes;
- group presentations
- video podcasts
- online tests and quizzes.
Exams are individual written assessments tested under time-controlled conditions.
As part of your studies it is also possible to take a foreign
language module in stage 1 and for students going on a Year Abroad in
year 1 and 2 subject to programme requirements. Alternatively, our
university also offers language courses as part of extra-curricular activities.
To proceed to the next year you must achieve satisfactory results.
Your final degree is based on marks gained in the second and third
years (and Placement Year/Year Abroad if chosen) and credits which you build up throughout the whole programme.
Knowledge and understanding
For programme aims and learning outcomes please see the programme specification below:
Business and Management