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Business Technology (Foundation Year) BSc (Hons)

Manchester Metropolitan University

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Course options

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

**OVERVIEW**The skills you’ll learn doing our Business Technology degree are the same ones that underpin the success of global brands like Google, Facebook, Uber and Airbnb. And, as far as is possible in such a rapidly moving sector, your learning will be focused on current and future technologies, so you’ll be ready to join the next generation of business-savvy tech experts when you have graduated.This course will help you develop the skills and knowledge you need to study for an honours degree, even if you don’t currently meet the academic requirements. There are a number of routes onto this course. You’ll learn alongside students who have a BTEC, NVQ or other Level 3 qualifications, or relevant work experience.Once you’ve passed, you’ll be ready to start your degree course. That means your degree will take four years, or five years if it includes a work placement or year studying abroad.You'll explore areas including marketing, project management, web development and more. You’ll have a chance to develop your skills further, experience the industry on placement and boost your employability.**FEATURES AND BENEFITS**- **Flexible entry requirements** – you can apply with BTECs, NVQs, Level 3 qualifications or work experience.- **Triple crown** – study in a Business School that has prestigious triple accreditation from EQUIS, AACSB and AMBA. - **Funding support** – you can apply for student finance (e.g. tuition fee loan, student loan and student maintenance grant) in the same way as other students.- **Adapt to life at university** – develop your study skills and get to know your campus and lecturers during your foundation year.- **A business hub** – Manchester is home to businesses of all sizes. Learn in our Business School, surrounded by a thriving tech scene.- **Business expertise** – learn from business leaders and academics undertaking cutting-edge research, informing policy and consulting organisations. We’ve also set up Innospace to help you put your business idea into action.- **Work experience** – we’ll help you find voluntary work experience with a range of employers and organisations.- **Progress to a degree course** – after your foundation year, you can join our Business Technology degree. Develop your skills further and choose an optional industry placement or year studying abroad.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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£ 17,000per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

Manchester Metropolitan University

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  • Campus address

    Manchester Metropolitan University, All Saints Building, All Saints, Manchester, Manchester, M15 6BH, England

The university welcomes a diverse international student population of over 3,500 students from more than 120 countries around the world.
Each year a range of welcome events are organised to help new students settle into university, explore the city and prepare for academic studies.
English courses can help to build language confidence and knowledge of UK culture. Students can study at the university's British Council accredited centre.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    66th out of 123 3

    70th out of 110

  • Entry standards

    / Max 209
    124 57%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    67 67%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.02 80%


  • Entry standards

    / Max 236
    129 54%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    74 74%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.99 80%



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