Bath Spa University

Business and Management (Entrepreneurship)

- Gain a solid foundation in business, combined with a named specialism in Entrepreneurship.

- Delivered in a student centred, teaching led and research informed Business School, develop a thorough grounding in current theories and best practice in business and management

- International curriculum, business links and industry networks, professional accreditation, and embedded support for international students.

The MA in Business and Management in the Bath Business School provides you with a broad introduction to the fundamental principles of business and management in a rapidly changing, increasingly globalised world. Supported by practice-based interdisciplinary teaching and research, you will develop your business expertise alongside the practical and professional skills needed to effectively manage the challenging issues affecting organisations today.

Engaging with a diverse range of organisations, and considering the rapidly changing environments in which they operate from the local and regional, to the national and international, the Entrepreneurship pathway develops your understanding of how entrepreneurship and creative enterprise are at the heart of moving individual businesses, and management professionals forward in a challenging and increasingly competitive market.

This MA programme is designed to prepare you for a wide range of occupations in general management across all industry sectors and the international environment. It delivers practical skills and techniques applicable to business and management careers in marketing, enterprise and business start-ups, accounting management, and international business. To further support our students' career development, we also have a number of professional recognitions and opportunities for further business and management sector accreditation.

Entry requirements

Prior work experience and a first degree in Business and Management are not essential; we explore fundamental principles of business and management with a focus on your employability.

Course modules

Our courses are designed to offer you choice in tailoring your final degree content to match your academic interest and future career development. You will take a mix of 'core' and 'option' taught modules and complete a major dissertation/consultancy project.

Assessment methods

We use a range of assessment tasks, including essays, reports, exams and presentations. You'll work independently and as part of a team, including for assessments.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Fee locale Course duration
MA Part-time October 2017 12,500 (Year 1) International 2 2 Years
MA Part-time October 2017 3,400 (Year 1) Home/EU 2 2 Years
MA Full-time October 2017 12,500 (Year 1) International 1 1 Years
MA Full-time October 2017 3,400 (Year 1) Home/EU 1 1 Years

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