Business Undergraduate Courses

Take your first step to becoming an outstanding business leader. Our practical and inspiring degrees in Business and Management or International Business will put you at the heart of the business action and in prime position for a high-flying career.   

Our Business courses fall into two distinct areas. Our Business and Management courses will prepare you to be a business leader of the future. All our business management courses are dual accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI). This means you’ll achieve a highly respected second professional qualification upon successful completion of your course, adding additional value to your CV. You’ll be able to build your own degree that matches your interests and aspirations, with courses featuring specialist pathways and an extensive choice of optional modules.

Our International Business courses will allow you to meet the challenges of today’s increasingly global and complex business environment. We nurture your interest in how businesses run in different countries, cultures and markets and keep you right up to date with what’s happening in the world economy. You’ll focus on economic, financial, legal and cultural factors facing international businesses, crucial for students aspiring to work for global organisations.

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I chose to study Business Management at the University of Derby because of the combination of academic challenge and teaching quality. The practical focus of the course makes the prospect of studying a business degree highly appealing.

Frederick Sawe
BA (Hons) Business Management and Human Resource Management Joint Honours
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During my International Business course, I have learnt about the world of business from an international perspective. Understanding how other countries work will help my future goals of becoming an entrepreneur

Laura Jimenez Tarragona
BA (Hons) International Business (Top-up) graduate
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Derby Business School receives the Small Business Charter award

The award from Chartered Association of Business Schools is in recognition of Derby Business School’s high standard of support for SMEs and the local economy.

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Virtual Open Day

Delve deeper into the course with our Virtual Open Day, packed with subject and course information to help you make your choice, including tours of facilities, 360° views of award-winning accommodation plus advice and insight from students and academics.

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Bloomberg Financial Markets Lab

University of Derby students have access to real live Bloomberg data and can experience what it’s like to work on a trading floor in our Bloomberg Financial Markets Lab.

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Open Day Live

Join Radzi Chinyanganya for Open Day Live, a production that will help you explore our Derby campus, streamed directly to wherever you want to view the show.

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Clearing

If you don’t have a place at uni, have had a change of heart about your course, or maybe your gap year plans are on hold – don’t worry. Call our Clearing hotline on 01332 592020 and explore your options.

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