BSc Business Administration

This degree will not only provide an academic degree foundation, but also consists of course subjects that are geared towards current business practices. This means that as well as providing the foundational learning elements, you are developing the ability to analyse and contribute towards actual business issues.

The degree is designed to develop in the student top analytic and critical thinking skills, a holistic understanding of the business environment in this turbulent world, and the soft skills that students need so badly to consolidate their position as managers and leaders.

This programme can be followed as a general degree OR as one of three specialist pathways in:

All students following this programme will be exposed to the same courses, until specialist level. The specialization you follow will show on your final certificate which you will receive at graduation. The awarding body for this course is the University of London, and academic direction is provided by Royal Holloway, University of London.

[+] Benefits of the Degree

  • This degree provides a progression route to a variety of higher degrees in the business sector
  • You may be eligible for exemptions if you have previously studied suitable material

[+] Is this for me?

This degree is for you if you:
  • want to gain a systematic understanding of management-related problems, and conceptual tools for analysing and evaluating management issues
  • want to develop a sound knowledge and understanding of the discipline of management with an emphasis on the historical, political, cultural and institutional forces shaping modern business
  • want to engage with case material in a stimulating learning environment
  • want to gain the skills and competencies necessary for the development of your creative and decision-making capabilities

[+] A Message from the Course Director

You are about to embark on your next big challenge, the University of London BSc Business Administration degree programme, developed by Royal Holloway, University of London. As well as providing an academic degree foundation, the programme consists of course subjects that are geared towards current business practice. This means that as well as providing the foundational learning elements, you are developing the ability to analyse and contribute towards actual business issues.

Successful manager have to deal with a business context that is about constant change. To be ready for these challenges, you will require an intellectual understanding that will help you analyse and make a decisive contribution to solving these issues. The Business Administration degree helps give you these perspectives. You will be encouraged to think critically and creatively.

Studying for the BSc Business Administration degree is a rewarding and demanding experience but one where you will be supported throughout your studies. Our flexible study options give you the opportunity to study where you want to and when you want. You will use a variety of types of study materials including case studies within online and hard copy options. The online environment provides online topic related seminars as well as the vehicle for tutor marked assignments. Our online facility also allows an opportunity to work with and learn from study colleagues across the world.

Once registered, you will receive all the materials you need to start your studies as well as advice on how to tap into our extensive online facilities. We wish you well in your future studies with us and look forward to welcoming you to the graduation ceremony which is held in London every year.

Dr Sameer Hosany

Course Director

Royal Holloway, University of London