Studying Business Management with us is great if you are still undecided about what you would want to be in the future and are looking for a broad foundation of business as well as a strong focus in management as it covers a variety of subjects other than business. Our researchers and lecturers all have in depth experience with working in the international landscape as well as industry which is an added advantage as they are able to give a very practical approach to the programme. By the end of this course, you would have developed a reflective outlook on issues relating to your potential future employability and career development as well as future learning development in business. Based on your academic standing you have the option of spending your second year at our main Lancaster campus in the UK. This is great for those of you who would like to take a year to experience the British culture without putting your studies on hold. Other benefits of a study abroad year is the opportunity to develop your cultural competence and to widen your global network. It broadens your education in a new teaching and learning context and provides you with different perspectives on your discipline. At Lancaster University Ghana, you will have the added advantage of attending guest lectures from practitioners in respected organisations to give you an overview of working in industry and guide you along your career path by giving career advice and answering any questions you may have. The Business Management class is affiliated to the Business Society which is a student initiative led Society. This Society aims to drive engagement between students, staff, faculty and industry. As a member of this Society, you would work in teams to organise workshops as well as have the opportunity to develop business skills and engage with companies in various industries.
Equip individuals with a broad range of skills that are applicable to various industries and roles. These skills include leadership, decision-making, problem-solving, communication, teamwork, and strategic thinking.
The degree provides a comprehensive understanding of key business principles, such as marketing, finance, operations, and human resource. This knowledge enables graduates to have a holistic view of how organizations operate and how different functions work together in the workplace.
Business Management degrees focus on developing leadership and management skills. Graduates are equipped with the ability to lead teams, manage projects, and make strategic decisions.
Business management programmes often include coursework in project management. Graduates have the skills to plan, executive, and manage projects effectively. These skills are valuable in roles that involve managing complex initiatives coordination teams, and ensuring projects are completed on time and within budgets.
Business Management is a comprehensive, flexible degree that leverages the combined expertise of the Management School. It is a degree that can lead to a fulfilling and rewarding career. There is a lot to take in and we would love you to get in touch to find out more, but if you take away anything from your visit today let it be these three things:
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* Our optional modules cover topics under the field of Marketing, Accounting and Finance and Economics and International Relations.
Details of our scholarships and bursaries for 2024-entry study are not yet available, but you can use our opportunities for 2023-entry applicants as guidance.
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Employability is one of the key objectives of this course and the modules prepares you (as well as gives you an edge) to be able to get employed with the necessary skills needed in the industry you plan to practice in. It also prepares you if you intend on continuing this subject as a professional course.
We combine the practical aspects of finance with the business environment – as a student here, you will have the added advantage of being able to engage with and use case studies from real firms to aid you in understanding and appreciating finance first hand.
Your skills acquired during this course will allow you to gain strong skills in time management, resource management, qualitative decision making and analytical thinking. These are the essential skills necessary for managers in any industry and/or company to make impactful and informative decisions which ultimately contribute to the success of the company.
A business management degree opens up a wide range of career opportunities in various industries and sectors. Graduates can pursue careers in business development, consulting, operations, marketing, human resources, and more. This versatility allows individuals to explore different career paths and roles that align with their interests and skills. Overall, a Business Management degree provides individuals with a broad skill set, a comprehensive understanding of business principles, and the ability to lead effectively. Moreover, these skills and knowledge are highly transferrable and can lead to diverse and rewarding career opportunities.