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University College Birmingham: Enterprise Management

Institution University College Birmingham View institution profile
Department Business, Marketing and Finance - PG
Web https://www.ucb.ac.uk/study/postgraduate
Study type Taught

Summary

OVERVIEW In today’s increasingly competitive business environment, there is high demand for creativity, innovation and uniqueness, as well as a growing demand for firms to be enterprising. Our Enterprise Management postgraduate course has been developed in partnership with industry professionals to give you the business knowledge and experience you need to advance in management positions in the enterprise service sector.

Studying this course will develop your business and management skills for identifying and responding to new business opportunities, working alongside local and national entrepreneurs on ‘live’ business activity and development projects to put your training into practice. You will also gain the skills to set up your own business and help it grow and develop strategically, with the option to formulate your own business plan for your final research project.

Our Enterprise Management course is dual accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI), a recognised professional management body, meaning you will be eligible for a Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership from the CMI when you graduate (subject to payment of an additional fee). You will have the option to boost your industry experience on a six-month work placement and the chance to engage with entrepreneurs who will mentor you throughout your course, while you can gain additional skills studying in our Digital Creative Studio.

WHY CHOOSE THIS COURSE? - Practical application – 'Learn by doing' through live project work alongside entrepreneurs and developing your own business start-up idea, as well as building practical media skills in our Digital Creative Studio

  • Work placement – Boost your experience of the business sector before completing your course with an optional six-month work placement

  • Expert support – Interact and engage with business experts who will mentor you to ensure you develop the appropriate skills and knowledge to succeed

  • Industry approved – Our CMI-accredited course provides you with the opportunity to achieve Chartered Manager status, with CMI membership for the duration of your studies

FACILITIES Our business courses offer students opportunities to develop practical skills in our cutting-edge Financial Trading Suite. One of the largest among all UK universities and the first in the country to be powered by Infront Professional Terminal, the suite features 21 workstations, large wall screens and a scrolling ticker providing real-time global market information.

You will also have the chance to develop new skills in our Digital Creative Studio, featuring state-of-the-art video and audio production facilities including a video production studio with 4K cameras and green screen technology, audio podcasting, vision mixing and editing facilities, as well as high-spec computers with Adobe Creative Cloud software and graphics tablets.

If you want to set up your own business, our Enterprise Hive provides a wide range of start-up support, including incubation space, tailored mentoring from industry experts and networking opportunities.

Students on our postgraduate courses also have exclusive access to our dedicated postgraduate suite in McIntyre House, providing study and meeting spaces, PCs and other facilities.

ACCREDITATIONS AND PARTNERSHIPS This course is dual-accredited by the Chartered Management Institute.

PLACEMENTS Our course features the option of a six-month placement in addition to your taught modules.

Employers we have worked with include Grand Hyatt Beijing (China), Luxury Hotels International of Spain (Spain) and Hiflow (France).

CAREERS AND PROGRESSION Examples of careers you could pursue following this course: - Business owner

  • Financial manager

  • Business development manager

  • Project manager

  • Management consultant

  • Business adviser

Please refer to our website www.ucb.ac.uk for the latest updates to this course

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