This programme allows you to study modules which guide you through the processes involved in creating, sustaining and growing a successful business. In addition, you will receive support in professional and study skills.
You will have the best of both worlds - you will be taught at Aston University by both Aston University staff involved in research and by staff from Birmingham Metropolitan College. This is a transition programme which aims to consolidate your skills and knowledge from further education study, but build on those to smooth your transition to a University environment.
Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Privy Council, Aston University is a large coeducational higher education institution. Aston University offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study.
You can apply until:
Always verify the dates on the programme website.
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.Schedule IELTS
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Accounting for Management - GCSE: B/5 in Maths / IB: 6 SL Maths
Economics and Management - GCSE: B/5 in Maths / IB: 6 SL Maths
Finance - GCSE: B/5 in Maths / IB: 6 SL Maths
International Business and Economics - GCSE: B/5 in Maths / IB: 6 SL Maths
LLB Law with Management - GCSE: B/5 in English Language
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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