BSc (Hons) Global Business Management (Marketing)

The most significant challenge marketing teams across the UK face is finding talented people able to work in the sector (Acquia 2020).

Course details

The BSc (Hons) Global Business Management (Marketing) allows you to explore contemporary issues in marketing, including online and offline operations and various marketing tools used throughout the customer journey. It will equip you with essential skills for a successful career in areas such as Operations and E-Commerce Management.
  • Mode of study: Full-time classroom
  • Intake: January, May, September
  • Course length: 3 years
  • Course fee: £9250 per year
  • Locations: London

Northumbria University in partnership with QA.

Course overview

The BSc (Hons) Global Business Management (Marketing) programme has been designed specifically to provide you with a broad foundation of business and management knowledge while developing your understanding, application and critical evaluation of marketing in a global context.

The programme makes use of appropriate technologies to support and enhance your learning experience. These technologies include an online learning platform that provides access and supporting learning materials, where appropriate lecture capture is used to support and review your learning. Additional materials include an online reading list and guidance and direction for your independent learning.


Entry requirements

 Academic entry criteriaEnglish language requirements
International Year One (Level 4)*Good High School Grades or equivalentIELTS 5.5 with no element less than 5.5
Year Two (Level 5)Level 4 qualification with a pass grade in a business and management-related field.IELTS 6.0 with no element less than 5.5 (or approved equivalent)
Year Three (Level 6)BTEC HND/Foundation Degree or equivalent in a related subject. If you have taken a BTEC HND programme, we will usually expect you to have performed to an average of Merit standard. If you have taken a Foundation Degree, we will be looking for performance to Commendation level, or 60% average**


Graduating with a degree in Global Business Management (Marketing) will set you on the right track for a career in areas such as Operations Management, Lead Production Management, E-Commerce Management.

Typical roles include:

  • Marketing Manager
  • Business Development Manager
  • Head of Marketing
  • Content Marketing Manager
  • Regional Sales Manager


All units are core and are worth 20 credits unless specified.

  • International Year One