BSc (Hons) Global Business Management

Most Fortune 500 companies have operations all around the world – all of them have international customers. Recent research by Auxadi (2021), which explored the expansion plans of 100 global businesses already operating in more than one jurisdiction, found that 97% of respondents were planning on expanding into new markets by the end of 2023.

Course details

The BSc (Hons) Global Business Management (Top-up) programme will develop your knowledge, understanding, application and critical evaluation of key subjects related to global business 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 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 a broad range of subjects related to global business management.

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
Year Two (Level 5)Level 4 qualification with a pass grade in a business and management-related fieldIELTS 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 *



Graduates of this programme are well placed to progress into successful business and management roles, with typical jobs including:

  • International Operations Manager
  • International Project Manager
  • Business Manager
  • Global Business Analyst
  • International Business Developer


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

  • Students with good high school grades (or equivalent),  joining on Level 4 will study our International Year One.