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Business, Management and Law, Pre-Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
University rank #401 (WUR) Liverpool, United Kingdom
The Business, Management and Law course offered by Liverpool John Moores University is equivalent to the first year of undergraduate study. It is perfect for students who need extra support with academic and study skills and English language before progressing to the second year of an undergraduate degree at LJMU.

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The programme includes academic modules, study skills and English language training, providing complete preparation for your undergraduate degree.

  • Learn about the importance of financial management
  • Gain understanding of the operational and strategic challenges facing businesses in the modern market economy
  • Strengthen your business skills, including decision-making and problem solving
  • Gain understanding of concepts and models of micro-economic and macro-economic analysis
  • Strengthen core mathematical skills that will be relevant to your chosen undergraduate degree

Programme Structure

Core Modules: 

  • Economics for Business and Finance 
  • English Skills for University Study 
  • Introduction to Business Studies 
  • Introduction to Financial Accounting 
  • Management and Cost Accounting 
  • Maths for Business and Finance 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

Entry requirements
  • Nationality: Available to international and EU students 
  • Age: 18+ 
  • English language: Academic IELTS for UKVI 5.0* (minimum 5.0 in writing)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11500 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11500 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    11500 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11500 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for Liverpool

  • 556 - 1040 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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