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BA (Hons) Global Business and Entrepreneurship with Foundation Year

To realise their potential, big ideas need knowledge, experience, flexibility, and solid judgement. This training will reveal your latent entrepreneurial potential if you wish to succeed in a business environment or perhaps establish your own firm. This four-year degree programme begins with a foundation year that helps you develop the academic abilities and self-assurance necessary to flourish in the remaining three years of study.

Course Details

Course Overview

This course is meant for you if you are seeking a platform to expand your technical grasp of business and a vocational framework that continuously improves and develops your entrepreneurial attitude.

Our BSc (Hons) Global Business and Entrepreneurship with Foundation Year gives an alternative route to reaching your academic and professional goals, especially if you want a degree that can be organised around your job and family responsibilities.

This course’s Foundation Year helps you develop the skills and fundamental knowledge essential for success in the subsequent three years. The following years steadily enhance the rigour of your education, enhancing your knowledge of entrepreneurship and new venture management while giving you with unique learning opportunities to pursue in your final year.

Our BSc (Hons) in Global Business and Entrepreneurship with Foundation Year equips students with the knowledge and abilities necessary to realise the potential of their own company ideas, from the ability to recognise profitable possibilities to the ability to implement them. The engaging framework of this course also introduces students to dynamic organisations and how they provide job possibilities, economic development, and social revolution.

Throughout the classroom, students will practise entrepreneurship in real-world circumstances, therefore developing the business planning skills necessary for entrepreneurial success. In addition, students will investigate the theory and practise of entrepreneurship in a variety of situations, developing a thorough knowledge of how strategy, tactics, and innovation are valued in various business models.

Our industry experts will give a comprehensive overview of how to start and expand a company from beginning, as well as where to look for possible hazards along the way. In addition, our students will get personalised academic, professional, financial, and well-being assistance from our welfare team.

Full Time and 4 Years
September, January, June

Our BA (Hons) Global Business and Entrepreneurship with Foundation Year course is designed to infuse you with the essential elements to maximise your entrepreneurial potential.

Awarding Institution
Oxford Brookes University
Weekdays, evenings and/or weekends
£9,250 per year

Foundation Year

– IT Essentials
– Academic Research and Writing Skills
– Introduction to Business and Entrepreneurship
– Entrepreneurial People and Processes
– Business Environment
– Fundamentals of Finance

Year 1

– Entrepreneurial Recognition, Ideas and Opportunities
– Managerial Finance
– Introduction to Marketing
– Introduction to Business Strategy
– Entrepreneurial Organisations
– Project Management

Year 2

– Business Ideas and Opportunities Generation
– Digital Marketing and Social Media in Business
– Financing a Business Venture and Legal Aspects
– Social Entrepreneurship
– Business Planning and Pitching
– Entrepreneurial Development

Year 3

– Market Research
– Global Strategies
– Project
– Contemporary Issues in Entrepreneurship
– Contemporary Issues in Events and Hospitality
– Contemporary Issues in IT and Communications
– Contemporary Issues in Professional Business Services
– Contemporary Issues in Supply Chain


80 UCAS tariff points (or above) or 60 Credit Ofqual qualification at Level 3.

All applicants are assessed by the admission team via interview for listening and speaking and for writing via a personal reflection statement.


Applicants aged 21+

If applicants do not meet the standard entry requirements, we will also consider those with life/work skills which would make them suitable for undergraduate study with a Foundation programme.

London, Birmingham, Manchester, Leeds