Fitting alongside the other business pathways, the Business with Finance programme at the University of Essex Online also allows you to develop more general skills that will assist in other areas of your personal and professional life, such as communication, time management and innovative thinking.
Your core modules will form the foundation of your study, as you explore:
You will also have the chance to select some optional modules, on topics such as leadership, marketing strategy and human resource management.
Once you have completed your course, you have the opportunity to advance onto a full degree in business with finance.
Companies seek out candidates with the most advanced skills to fill senior positions, and a postgraduate qualification is an excellent way to showcase that you possess those abilities.
This course is designed for those seeking employment in a high-level financial role, however roles within business management, banking, insurance, accountancy, marketing, sales, retail and human resources would also greatly benefit from the knowledge gained through this course.
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You need the following IELTS score:
Minimum required score:
The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.Schedule IELTS
An undergraduate degree from an approved institution, equivalent to a UK Honours degree, or a relevant professional qualification
At least 5 year(s) of work experience are required.
Senior level work experience
This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!
Check the programme website for information about funding options.
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