Strategy & Business Analysis offers innovative business and management programmes at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels which are designed to equip the next generation of business leaders and agents of change. At undergraduate level, our ever popular BA Business Studies attracts some of the highest numbers of undergraduate applications at Leeds Metropolitan University
Links with Industry
We work closely with employers and professional bodies to ensure that our courses are responsive to the needs of industry. We also have extensive links with professional bodies such as the Chartered Management Institute (CMI), the Institute of Directors (IoD) and the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS). Studying with us gives you a competitive advantage to stand out in the employment market, providing you with qualifications that are internationally recognised.
We passionately believe in bringing our students into contact with top professionals; guest lectures provide an opportunity for students to meet experts from their chosen field. Students can view and book onto events using our latest events section.
Students have the opportunity to take part in various business competitions throughout their studies such as the IBM Challenge and the Aviva Future Leaders.
The course has the option of a one-year paid placement to develop hands on Business experience. Many students take a placement year to gain practical experience and to give them a headfirst in the employment market.
At the heart of this is our suite of MBA courses. The MBA is our flagship programme and attracts high numbers of applications from across the world, particularly from India and China. We also offer a graduate MBA route for those joining with a first degree but with limited work experience.
MA International Business
Business has an increasingly global focus and our MA International Business offers a truly international learning experience, allowing you to study as part of groups drawn from countries as diverse as China, India and Norway, as well as the European Union. The MSc Management provides the first step for graduates from a non-business background who wish to move into this area.
There is an active research and consultancy culture within Strategy & Business Analysis, with major interests including enterprise and innovation.
If you would like to find out more about any of the courses on offer please contact us and we can send you a detailed fact-sheet about the course and put you in touch with the course leader should you have any further questions.