B.A. Business Administration/Business Administration (Extended)

University of Greenwich, London, United Kingdom
These programmes develop knowledge, skills and attitudes appropriate to administrative and management careers in many areas of business, such as marketing, finance and human resources.


English Language Requirements

IELTS band : 6
CAE score : 180(Grade C)
TOEFL paper-based test score : 550

IMPORTANT NOTE: Per 6 April 2015 only the English language tests from IELTS and Trinity College London are accepted for Tier 4 Visa applications to the United Kingdom. Other tests (including TOEFL, TOEIC, Pearson, City & Guilds) are no longer accepted for Tier 4 visa applications to the United Kingdom. The university might still accept these tests to admit you to the university, but if you require a Tier 4 visa to enter the UK and begin your degree programme, these tests will not be sufficient to obtain your Visa. Since the Trinity College London language tests must be taken in one of their exam centres in the UK, IELTS is now the only language test accepted for Tier 4 visas to the UK that can be taken worldwide.

The IELTS test is most widely accepted by universities and is also accepted for Tier 4 visas to the UK- learn more.

To study at this university, you have to speak English. We advise you to

take an IELTS test.
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Applicants should have:

160 UCAS points

PLUS at least three GCSEs at grade C or above (including English and mathematics) or equivalent qualification.

Applicants for the extended degree must attend an interview.

Language skills

If English is not your first language, you will need to provide proof of your fluency in English before you can begin a programme. The main systems for measuring this are IELTS with a minimum score of 6.0 for degree programmes or TOEFL with a minimum score of 550 for degree programmes. Recently the TOEFL computer-based test has been abolished to make way for the introduction of the Internet-based test, gradually eliminating the traditional paper-based method. Other qualifications may be satisfactory. We can tell you what is acceptable.

Work Experience

No work experience is required.

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These programmes develop knowledge, skills and attitudes appropriate to administrative and management careers in many areas of business, such as marketing, finance and human resources.

Students can choose the three-year degree, studying the first two years at a partner college followed by the final year at the University of Greenwich, or the extended programme, where an additional year is taken at the chosen college.

The extended programme is designed for students whose qualifications do not meet the standard entry requirements for BA Hons programmes. Students complete an additional first year, during which they are introduced to a variety of business-related subjects. The remaining years follow the programme structure for BA Hons Business Administration.

Career options

Graduates may pursue careers in management and trainee management.

Detailed Course Facts

Tuition fee
  • GBP 10350 Year (International)

EU/Home: £9,000 International: £10,350

Scholarships available - please see our website www.gre.ac.uk/scholarships

Start date September 2015
Duration full-time 36 months
  • English
Take an IELTS test
Delivery mode On Campus
Educational variant Part-time, Full-time

Course Content


  • Business Skills*
  • Working in Organisations
  • Economic and Financial Framework of Business
  • Introduction to Law*
  • Project Management
  • Business Research
  • Process-Centred Management
  • Strategic Information Systems
  • Quantitative Techniques in Business
  • Personal and Professional Development
  • Options from (depending on subject specialism): Marketing; Market Research*; Finance; Accounting; Cost Accounting; Managing Accounts*, Introduction to Human Resources; Human Resource Development*; Personnel Management*; Hospitality Management; Retail Management


Students are assessed through exams, coursework, assignments and projects.


3 years full-time / 4 years full-time (Extended)

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