Our MAKE IT experiences are designed to make sure you stand out from the crowd when you graduate. You’ll leave with more than a degree; you’ll be career ready.

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Why choose the University of Gloucestershire?

At the University of Gloucestershire Business School we are driven by one primary goal: we want our graduates to be career-ready. That means graduating with academic excellence and substantial real-world experience. It’s an important combination. It means you’ll be well-rounded, business-minded and able to attract the attention of potential employers more quickly.

Forging strong links with professional bodies and the business community, courses run by our Business School are designed to give you the skills you need for the working world. For over 30 years we have established an innovative portfolio of Accounting, Business, and Marketing programmes.

95% of our graduates are in jobs or further study within six months of graduating due to the business partnerships our students build while they are here.

We will support you to take advantage of every opportunity while you are here at university, including work placements, internships and volunteering. You will develop specialist and real-world business skills ready for your career.

“You get to feel what it’s like in a career as well as a university. To actually have real experience makes the learning so much more valuable.” - Abi Newson, Business School graduate, now doing a HR Leadership Development Programme with IBM where she did her work placement.

Three unique offers for Business School students

As a University of Gloucestershire Business School student, your learning will be strengthened with three unique experiences:

Make it international - We guarantee all our undergraduate full-time students an international business experience, included in the cost of their degree.

Make it real - We guarantee that every student will benefit from entrepreneurial insights from business experts.

Make it happen - We guarantee the chance to take part in an exciting real-world business challenge with an international or UK brand.

Make it YOUR STORY

 

David Sargeant

Accounting and Financial Management graduate, David Sargeant, did his placement year at SThree Plc as a decision support analyst. He was then offered a job as a finance business partner where he manages the business’s financial operations for America.

See how David made it international

Abi Newson

Following her placement year at IBM, Abi flew to New York and applied much of what she learnt on her course to her internship, winning a place on IBM’s coveted international 3-year HR Leadership programme.

See how Abi made it real

James Gilbert

Business Management student, James Gilbert, worked in sales and marketing at the Morgan Motor Company as part of his placement, including working on a Top Gear shoot.

See how James made it happen

 

 

Students planning in The Growth Hub

 

Our courses:

Accounting

Accounting and Business Management
BA (Hons) Full-Time / Part-Time
Accounting and Finance
BA (Hons) Full-Time / Part-Time
Accounting and Financial Management Studies
BA (Hons) Full-Time

Business

Business and Management Studies
BA (Hons)
Business and Marketing Management
BA (Hons) Full-Time / Part-Time
Business Management
BA (Hons) Full-Time / Part-Time
Business Management and Strategy
BA (Hons) Full-Time / Part-Time
International Business Management
BA (Hons) Full-Time / Part-Time

Law

Law
Bachelor of Law
Full-Time

Law Fast Track
Bachelor of Law
Full-Time

Marketing

Business and Marketing Management
BA (Hons)
Full-Time / Part-Time
Digital Marketing
(BA Hons)
Full-Time / Part-Time
Marketing Advertising and Branding
BA (Hons)
Full-Time / Part-Time