Business and management are some of the most popular subjects studied in both secondary and tertiary education, globally.
Studying business and management degree programmes enables students to build an all-important commercial awareness that is essential for a whole range of job roles.
It also gives graduates the option to proceed to an MBA programme, which offers a new level of knowledge, and prestige, and therefore increased employment opportunities.
Business and Management in the UK
With one of the world’s most thriving economies, and a capital city that serves as a global financial hub, the UK is a fantastic place to study for a Business-related degree.
Completing a degree in a UK university will also afford you the benefit of gaining your educational qualification in English, the recognised global language of business.
Outstanding universities for business and finance
The Times World University Rankings for 2019 ranked three UK universities in the Top 10 for Business and Economics globally: the University of Oxford, the University of Cambridge, and LSE. UCL is also listed in the Top 20
Established links with global companies
Many British universities have well-established links with global companies based in the UK, including: Barclays, GlaxoSmithKline, Goldman Sachs, Google, Rolls Royce and Unilever.
These links enable many of the universities and business schools in the UK to offer their students placement year options. Through this valuable time spent working in a company, students gain essential business experience and knowledge and often forge links that can bring about great postgraduate employment opportunities.
Typical Business and Management degrees
Kings students have progressed to a wide variety of degrees including:
Business Management with Communications
Global Business Management
Business Management with Economics
Business Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Typical Business and Management careers
Business and management graduates typically progress to careers in areas such as:
Business and management related roles span a huge range of sectors and industries, meaning that opportunities for employment are never limited.