Home of the two-year degree, we are ranked 1st for Teaching Excellence in the UK* and are Europe’s first ever Positive University . Students are at the heart of everything we do: we’ve been 1st in England for Student Satisfaction for three years running (The Complete University Guide). You will love our personalised teaching model (with small class sizes), dedicated student support team, and beautiful, safe campus.
If you want to be the next Bill Gates, Sophia Amoruso, or Vera Wang, you’ll need to start thinking differently.
Our Business School will help you build the entrepreneurial, interpersonal, business and management skills you need to succeed. Our two-year degrees are innovative, stimulating and developed to help you naturally adopt an entrepreneurial mind-set and a global, ‘real world’ perspective through integrated case-based and practical learning.
Our BSc. (Hons) Business Enterprise degree, ranked in the top 5 in the UK*, combines academic theory with real world experience. You will be given a unique opportunity to put theory into practice during your degree by starting, developing and running a business whilst studying. You’ll even get the chance to pitch for seed-corn capital of up to £5,000 to help get your idea off the ground.
Our master’s programmes and professional short courses are a great way for you to progress and enhance your skills and areas of specialty. Our current offerings include (but are not limited to) areas such as an Accounting and Finance MSc, Lean Enterprise and Entrepreneurial Consultancy and Practice.
*The Guardian University Guide 2019 (GUG).
WHAT OUR STUDENTS SAY
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“Unlike other universities, the University of Buckingham Business School not only taught us necessary theories but also developed our soft skills. These skills have not only helped me develop as a person, but have also boosted my employability.”
YOUR FUTURE CAREER
Graduating with a degree in business will give you a solid foundation of skills that can be applied across not only the business sector but across many other industries. You will develop your marketing, research, entrepreneurial and decision-making skills that will be valuable in the working environment.
Our Business alumni have gone on to great things, from being nominated as Vice-President of Ghana, to featuring on the cover of Forbes magazine at 25, becoming fashion, finance and media entrepreneurs, and driving change as Vice President of international consulting or capital firms. As a graduate from Buckingham, you will be joining an esteemed group.
Business graduates are amongst the most in demand across a variety sectors, from Software to Public Relations.
MEET OUR LECTURERS
Many of our courses introduce you to real-world projects as an integral part of the programme. This includes team-based assignments with local and regional companies, allowing you to apply your learning in real-life situations. We also offer short commercial internships and placements either during or after your degree. In the past students have been involved in Ikea, MK Dons, Civil Service Fast Stream, SBD Automotive, MK Lightning, Aira Digital and Ernst & Young, OCS group, Alvine Capital to name a few.
*Teaching Excellence Framework: The Times Higher Education metrics rankings, 2017