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International: £13,650 per year (£1,200 for placement year)
- Bolster your ideas with a solid grounding of business theory.
- Learn from enterprising leaders, innovators and experts.
- Apply your skills on a paid placement year, or embark on the Placement Year Enterprise Scheme.
- Collaborate with others, and enjoy extensive extracurricular activity.
Release your inner entrepreneur with a course focused on creativity, and make your mark in the world of business. Focus not only on theoretical grounding and technical analysis, but also business acumen and creativity in the modern world. You'll graduate with confidence and empowerment, ready to join a great company or go it alone.
How you learn
You work with real businesses and develop solutions while continually building your own profile with hands-on experience and industry interaction. You tailor your learning through specialist and elective modules taught by experts from the world of business and academia, in state-of-the-art facilities.
You learn through
- lectures and seminars
- in-class discussions and debates
- field trips
- group tasks
- individual projects
- digital learning platforms
- case studies
- formal presentations to peers and businesses
- fully considered business plans
- reflective journals
- project reports
Course leaders and tutors
Asif joined Sheffield Business School in April 2014 as a Senior Lecturer in Strategic Management and Enterprise
You will have the opportunity to arrange a year-long work placement in between your second and third years. This gives you a real-world experience to prepare you for your future career, and useful industry contacts. Previous placement years have taken place at organisations such as 3M, BAE Systems, Hoya Lens UK, Microsoft, River Island Clothing and Asda.
There is also an opportunity to receive support in running your own business during this time. The Placement Year Enterprise Scheme allows you to receive a bursary from the University's Research and Innovation Office, alongside useful advice and facilities in the business centre. This support is also available for up to five years upon graduating.
There are field trips that take place throughout the course.
With frequent guest speakers, a placement year and a close relationship with the local business community and our alumni, there are ample networking opportunities throughout the course. There is also extensive extracurricular activity in this field, particularly from the highly active, student-run Enterprise Society.
Come to an open day
Find out more at our undergraduate open days. Book now for your place.
This course prepares you for a career in
- starting your own business
- working in innovative companies and industries
Previous graduates of this course have gone on to work for
- Nicholas Associates as Learning and Development Consultant
- Hamptons International as Sales Negotiator
- 'Slaaw' healthfoods outlets as Founder and Owner
- Bayer Crop Science as Purchaser
- NOW Pensions as Technical Support Consultant
- Marks and Spencer
- Barclays Bank
- BAE Systems
Where will I study?
You study at City Campus
City Campus is located in the heart of Sheffield, within minutes of the train and bus stations.City Campus map
Adsetts Library is located on our City Campus. It's open 24 hours a day, every day.Learn more
Typically you need
• 120 year one credits with at least an overall merit from a relevant business HND, foundation degree or equivalent
• 120 year one credits with a minimum overall mark of 55 per cent from a relevant business degree
If English is not your first language you will need an IELTS score of 6.0 or above, with a minimum score of 5.5 in each skill. If your English language skill is currently below IELTS 6.0 we recommend you consider a Sheffield Hallam University Pre-sessional English course which will enable you to achieve an equivalent English score.
We welcome applications from people of any age. There may be some flexibility in entry requirements provided you have other relevant learning or experience. This must show that you will benefit from and successfully finish the course.
Please note the University will only admit students who are aged 18 at the point of enrolment.
Additional information for EU/International students
If you are an International or non-UK European student, you can find out more about the country specific qualifications we accept on our international qualifications page. You can also watch a video guide on how to apply.
For details of English language entry requirements (IELTS), please see the information for 'All students'.
Module and assessment information for future years is displayed as currently validated and may be liable to change. When selecting electives, your choices will be subject to the core requirements of the course. As a result, selections may be limited to a choice between one of two or more specified electives in some instances.
You can take an optional placement in year 2.
|Module: Academic And Professional Development||Credits: 20||
|Module: Business In Practice||Credits: 20||
|Module: English For Business And Academic Purposes||Credits: 20||
|Module: Enterprise Theory And Practice||Credits: 20||
|Module: Financial Fluency For Management Decision Making||Credits: 20||
|Module: Strategic Planning (Shaping The Future)||Credits: 20||
|Module: Placement Year||Credits: -|
|Module: Consultancy Skills For Organisational Change||Credits: 20|
|Module: Creative Problem Solving||Credits: 20|
|Module: Critical And Contemporary Issues In Enterprise||Credits: 20|
|Module: Enterprise In Action Three - Making A Difference||Credits: 20|
|Module: Implementing Strategy And Change||Credits: 20|
|Module: Business In The European Economy||Credits: 20|
|Module: Business Operations And Project Management||Credits: 20|
|Module: Contemporary Issues In International Business||Credits: 20|
|Module: Contemporary Issues In Marketing||Credits: 20|
|Module: Customer Psychology||Credits: 20|
|Module: Financial Fluency For Decision Making||Credits: 20|
|Module: Financial Performance Management||Credits: 20|
|Module: Foreign Language||Credits: 20|
|Module: Leadership In Contemporary Organisations||Credits: 20|
|Module: Managing For Success||Credits: 20|
|Module: Managing The Digital Enterprise||Credits: 20|
|Module: Sustainable And Responsible Business In The C21 - Contemporary Challenges||Credits: 20|
Fees and funding
Our tuition fee for UK/EU students starting full-time undergraduate study in 2020/21 is £9,250 per year. During your placement year you will pay a reduced fee of £1,200.
† If you are studying an undergraduate course, postgraduate pre-registration course or postgraduate research course over more than one academic year then your tuition fees may increase in subsequent years in line with Government regulations or UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) published fees. More information can be found in our terms and conditions under student fees regulations.
Our tuition fee for international students starting full-time study in 2020/21 is £13,650 per year. During your placement year you will pay a reduced fee of £1,200.
Financial support for home/EU students
How tuition fees work, student loans and other financial support available.
Additional course costs
This link allows you to view estimated costs associated with the main activities on specific courses. These are estimates and, as such, are only an indication of additional course costs. Actual costs can vary greatly depending on the choices you make during your course.Additional costs for Business, management and enterprise courses (PDF)
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