BSc (Hons) Management

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Program Description

Overview

The Management BSc is taught in Kent Business School (K.B.S.). The programme aims to develop a new kind of business professional for the 21st century, as alive to their social responsibilities to the community as to the needs of their investors, shareholders and employers.

The programme develops your leadership skills in relation to decision-making, problem-solving, teamworking, negotiation, and employee performance management. It produces graduates who can pursue operational line management positions in a range of diverse organizations, including public, private and non-profit, as a stepping stone to senior management positions.

You gain the skills and knowledge essential for managing key areas of organizations, including accounting, human resources, quantitative methods, marketing, strategy, and operations. You also develop an understanding of the role and interrelationship of strategic management, human resource management, and operations management.

Graduates of the Management BSc have an appreciation of the global challenges facing managers from both an operational and a strategic perspective and are sensitive to the need for business ethics and corporate social responsibility to be an integral part of management policy and practice.

K.B.S. is a top 20 UK business school for academic teaching, student satisfaction, and graduate employment prospects. We provide a friendly, student-focused environment, which helps you to make the most of your studies.

Our Management programme is also available as a joint honors degree with, for example, Economics or a modern European language.

You have the option to take this programme with a year in industry. For details, see Management with a Year in Industry.

Independent rankings

Business, Management, and Marketing at Kent were ranked 18th in The Guardian University Guide 2017. In the National Student Survey 2016, Management Studies at Kent was 9th for overall satisfaction.

Management Studies students who graduated from Kent in 2015 were the most successful in the UK at finding work or further study opportunities (DLHE).

Teaching Excellence Framework

Based on the evidence available, the TEF Panel judged that the University of Kent delivers consistently outstanding teaching, learning, and outcomes for its students. It is of the highest quality found in the UK.

Please see the University of Kent's Statement of Findings for more information.

Last updated Jun 2019

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Kent Business School (KBS) is a leading Business School, ranked in the top 30 in the UK and is accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) which places KBS within t ... Read More

Kent Business School (KBS) is a leading Business School, ranked in the top 30 in the UK and is accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) which places KBS within the top institutions globally for business degrees, with only 5% of the world’s Business Schools attaining this accreditation. Engaging teaching, world-class research, professional partnerships and an international community create an exciting atmosphere in which to learn, where innovation is encouraged and challenges welcomed. Read less