BSc Business and Management with Study Abroad in a Modern Language (4H56)
A-level standard offer: AAA
A-level contextual offer: ABB
See entry requirements for full details and eligibility.
This course combines the academic content of our business and management degree with an overseas dimension that reflects the global nature of modern business.
This degree includes the core units from year one of the BSc Business and Management course. Students will gain a broad knowledge of management practice and organisation theory as well as finance. Students will also select a unit in either a modern language or marketing.
In the second year you will continue with the BSc Business and Management core units. Areas of study include project management, the workplace, and research methods in management. You will also select an advanced study option in your language of choice.
You will spend your third year studying business and management in the host language of a partner university. To find out more about studying abroad, visit Global Opportunities.
You will return to Bristol for your fourth year, during which you will complete a dissertation. This is a piece of individual research in which you can focus on a topic that stimulates your interest the most.
This course is accredited by the following organisations
The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) for the purpose of exemption from some professional examinations through the Accredited degree accelerated route.
Full details about the course structure and units for this course can be viewed in the programme catalogue.Go to programme catalogue
We accept a wide variety of qualifications and welcome applications from students of all backgrounds. Below is a guide to the typical offers for this course.
A-level standard offer
AAA or A*AB
A-level contextual offer
ABBFind out if you are eligible for a contextual offer
DDD in any Applied General BTEC National Level 3 Extended DiplomaFind out more about our BTEC entry requirements
International Baccalaureate Diploma
36 points overall with 18 at Higher Level
International Baccalaureate Diploma contextual offer
32 points overall with 16 at Higher LevelFind out if you are eligible for a contextual offer
Scottish Qualifications Authority
Advanced Higher: AA, and Standard Higher: AAAAB
Access to HE Diploma
Access to HE Diploma in Business, Humanities, Social Sciences, Psychology, Law or History (or similar titles). The 45 graded Level 3 credits must include at least 30 credits at Distinction and 15 at Merit or above.
Requirements are as for A-levels, where you can substitute a non-subject specific grade for the Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate at that grade.
Requirements for principal subjects are as for A-level, where D1/ D2 is A*, D3 is A, M1/ M2 is B, and M3 is C.
The University of Bristol welcomes applications from international students, and we accept a wide range of qualifications for undergraduate and postgraduate study.Search international qualifications
Applicants must also meet these requirements
GCSE profile requirements
Higher numeracy requirement (6 or B in GCSE Mathematics or equivalent)
Further information about GCSE requirements and profile levels.
English language requirements
If English is not your first language, you need to have one of the following:
- IELTS 6.5 overall with 7.0 in reading and listening,and no score below 6.0
- GCSE English Language grade C or 4
- An alternative English Language Profile G qualification
Further information about English language requirements and profile levels
B in A-level or AS-level French, or
B in A-level or AS-level German, or
B in A-level or AS-level Spanish, or
7 or A in GCSE Italian (or equivalent)
More about UK qualifications.
- We only use your information in UCAS to assess your application. There are no other selection criteria or processes.
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