Business, Management and Marketing – Bath Spa University

Business, Marketing and Management courses

Broaden your knowledge of the business landscape with one of our Business and Management degrees. From studying the ins and outs of the fashion industry, to getting to grips with the complexities of running international organisations, you’re sure to find a course that’s right for you.

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(Sunday Times Good University Guide, 2024)

Single honours courses

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Prepare to thrive in the modern workplace as you learn to confidently lead others towards a sustainable future.

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Build a solid foundation for a successful career in finance with our CIMA-accredited Accounting pathway. 

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Learn how to flourish as an entrepreneur by building your concept from the ground up, from pitch to production.

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Gain invaluable industry experience and make real-world connections as you get to grips with the business of fashion.

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Develop the practical skills needed to succeed in the UK’s vibrant, ever-evolving events management industry.

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Become an effective, supportive people manager, led by ethical practices and confident in helping others reach their full potential.

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Explore international markets, understand cross-cultural working relationships, and learn how to excel in global organisations.

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Discover how law and business interact as you study the likes of contract law, negligence, crime, and business structures. 

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Gain a head start in your marketing career with our Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) accredited Business Management pathway.

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Get hands-on experience of working on real client briefs, while immersing yourself in the region’s thriving tourism sector.

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Opt for a distinctive fashion marketing degree with an emphasis on core business skills and digital creativity.

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Marketing

BA (Hons)

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Become a socially-conscious marketer, gain certification in digital marketing skills and use emerging marketing practices to create innovative and immersive campaigns.

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Learn to manage sporting organisations, events, facilities and people, and understand the industry's future opportunities.

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Discover the science of human behaviour and its applications in the working world, while gaining the skills to investigate and generate new knowledge.

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A woman with short cropped hair writes on a whiteboard

Prepare to thrive in the modern workplace as you learn to confidently lead others towards a sustainable future.

Course details
A man uses a calculator and writes notes

Build a solid foundation for a successful career in finance with our CIMA-accredited Accounting pathway. 

Course details
A female entrepreneur checks her laptop

Learn how to flourish as an entrepreneur by building your concept from the ground up, from pitch to production.

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A clothes railed with with neutral clothes

Gain invaluable industry experience and make real-world connections as you get to grips with the business of fashion.

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An excited crowd at a concert

Develop the practical skills needed to succeed in the UK’s vibrant, ever-evolving events management industry.

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Two employees interview a job applicant

Become an effective, supportive people manager, led by ethical practices and confident in helping others reach their full potential.

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An AI-generated image of the earth

Explore international markets, understand cross-cultural working relationships, and learn how to excel in global organisations.

Course details
Two men shake hands over a contract

Discover how law and business interact as you study the likes of contract law, negligence, crime, and business structures. 

Course details
Two male employees having a discussion

Gain a head start in your marketing career with our Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) accredited Business Management pathway.

Course details
A woman stands in a busy train station

Get hands-on experience of working on real client briefs, while immersing yourself in the region’s thriving tourism sector.

Course details
Two students examining purses in a leathercraft studio

Opt for a distinctive fashion marketing degree with an emphasis on core business skills and digital creativity.

Course details

Marketing

BA (Hons)

An employee leads a marketing meeting

Become a socially-conscious marketer, gain certification in digital marketing skills and use emerging marketing practices to create innovative and immersive campaigns.

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Woman and man in a leisure centre looking at a clipboard.

Learn to manage sporting organisations, events, facilities and people, and understand the industry's future opportunities.

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Model of a head with sections of the brain labelled

Discover the science of human behaviour and its applications in the working world, while gaining the skills to investigate and generate new knowledge.

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Combined courses

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Investigate contemporary issues and learn how global forces shape society and relate to the causes and consequences of crime.

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Take a creative, collaborative approach to problem solving through in-depth research into current global events.

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Bring business management and digital innovation together to drive change in how businesses communicate with their audiences.

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A woman with short cropped hair writes on a whiteboard

Investigate contemporary issues and learn how global forces shape society and relate to the causes and consequences of crime.

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An AI-generated image of a cityscape

Take a creative, collaborative approach to problem solving through in-depth research into current global events.

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Bring business management and digital innovation together to drive change in how businesses communicate with their audiences.

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What can you do with a business degree?

“I was offered a year’s internship with UBS AG Investment Bank”

I’ve just finished [my internship]... I’ve now returned to the UK and am working for the bank in London as a Legal Negotiator for Traded Products.

Joesph Cooper, BA (Hons) Business and Management

“I’ve noticed my confidence and individual professionalism develop hugely”

The best part of my placement so far has been a recent trip to Dubai. I got flown out to work on the DP World Tour championship for just over a month. The experience I gained working out there was incomparable.

Anna Chandler, BA (Hons) Business and Management

Why study at Bath Spa University?

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At the heart of our Newton Park campus is our ultra-modern, state-of-the-art teaching space, Commons. This is where you’ll attend lectures and seminars.

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Whether you prefer accommodation in Bath's vibrant city centre or the tranquility of Newton Park halls, your new home awaits. 

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Need someone to critique your CV? Looking for a part-time job while you study? Want a mentor? Our Careers team have you covered.

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Whatever you need, our Student Wellbeing Services team is here to signpost you in the right direction. Access a range of 24/7 services, as well as long-term support.

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We’re ranked #3 in the South West for Teaching Quality by the Sunday Times Good University Guide 2023.

From grants and short-term loans to low-cost hot meals, free period products and on-campus food larders, we’ve got a range of services and support to help you manage your money.

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Not sure if BSU is right for you? Visiting us at an Open Day is the best way to find out!

  • Meet our students and staff 
  • Tour our facilities and accommodation 
  • Learn more about your chosen course
Book now
A modern, glass-fronted building with a garden out front and students walking past

At the heart of our Newton Park campus is our ultra-modern, state-of-the-art teaching space, Commons. This is where you’ll attend lectures and seminars.

Students talking in a shared student kitchen

Whether you prefer accommodation in Bath's vibrant city centre or the tranquility of Newton Park halls, your new home awaits. 

A happy student graduating from university

Need someone to critique your CV? Looking for a part-time job while you study? Want a mentor? Our Careers team have you covered.

Four students walking on campus with mature trees in background

Whatever you need, our Student Wellbeing Services team is here to signpost you in the right direction. Access a range of 24/7 services, as well as long-term support.

Students looking at a laptop screen

We’re ranked #3 in the South West for Teaching Quality by the Sunday Times Good University Guide 2023.

From grants and short-term loans to low-cost hot meals, free period products and on-campus food larders, we’ve got a range of services and support to help you manage your money.

A Student Ambassador helps a visitor at an Open Day

Not sure if BSU is right for you? Visiting us at an Open Day is the best way to find out!

  • Meet our students and staff 
  • Tour our facilities and accommodation 
  • Learn more about your chosen course
Book now