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Business and Geography MA (Hons)

University of Edinburgh

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UCAS CODE: NL17

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  • Qualification

    Master of Arts (with Honours) - MA (Hons)

  • Location

    Central area campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    12-SEP-22

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

Combine the study of business and geography to prepare for the social, political and cultural challenges facing contemporary businesses, governments and not-for-profit organisations. On this exciting joint programme in Business and Geography (both physical, human and social), you will combine:* the study of purposeful organisations* the study of processes and patterns of human and natural systems on the earth's surface and their interaction. Our programme reflects the global, dynamic climate of contemporary business and management. Gain a deep understanding of how businesses are connected, interdependent on our physical and social environments. Learn how they are responsible for engaging in sustainable organisational practice. You will develop the personal and professional competences required to work across a range of roles in contemporary business including:* accountancy and finance* strategy* marketing* human resource management* data analytics* entrepreneurship and innovationTaught by world-leading industry professionals and researchers, you can specialise in areas of business such as:* Global Business* Entrepreneurship and New Venture Creation* Eco Innovation* Future of Work* Theories and Techniques of Persuasion**Geography**Through geography, you can explore biophysical processes, from volcanic eruptions to flooding and landslides. Study the human processes that give shape to cities, states, and communities - all against the backdrop of a changing climate. Explore geography as a natural science that examines the Earth's surface processes through physical geography, or through the social sciences and humanities as human geography.**Environment for learning**We offer a supportive and encouraging environment where you can grow and develop. Our student experience team offer an extensive range of pastoral and professional provision to support you on your undergraduate journey.We provide many and varied opportunities for you to engage in co- and extra-curricular activities. Our dedicated Student Development Team can help you develop a range of essential business graduate competencies.**Further development opportunities**You may take undergraduate Edinburgh Awards supported by an alumni professional mentor and trained coaches:* Personal and Professional Development (Year 2)* Effective and Responsible Leadership (Year 3 or 4)You can also participate in a large number of business societies, business events and peer-support schemes.

Application deadline

26 January

Tuition fees

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£ 23,100per year

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A level : ABB - AAA

Required subjects: A Levels: no specific A Level subjects required. GCSEs: Mathematics at B or 6 and English at C or 4.

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University information

University of Edinburgh

  • University League Table

    12th

  • Campus address

    University of Edinburgh, Student Recruitment and Admissions, 33 Buccleuch Place, Edinburgh, Edinburgh, City Of, EH8 9JS, Scotland

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