BSc Management with Study in Continental Europe (4H56)

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UCAS code 4H56
Application method UCAS/Common Application
Course duration 4 year(s) full-time
Part-time study Part-time study is not available for this course
Number of applications for 2014/15 45
Number of places for 2016/17 5

About BSc Management with Study in Continental Europe

This course is similar to BSc Management, but you will spend your third year abroad at one of our partner universities before returning to the UK for your fourth and final year of study.

You will build on existing language experience with study in the relevant language during your first and second years. During your third year, you will then study Business and Management in the host language of a partner university in France, Germany, Italy or Spain.

Visit our Study and Work Abroad Office website to find out where you can study in Europe.

More about Management

Find out more about studying Management at Bristol including career prospects and how the course is taught and assessed.

Course structure

First year

  • Introduction to Management
  • Analysis in Management
  • Economic Principles 1
  • Mathematical and Statistical Methods 1
  • Introduction to Accounting
  • French/German/Italian/Spanish for General Purposes

Second year

  • Organisation Theory
  • Management Science
  • Management Accounting
  • French/German/Italian/Spanish for Specific Purposes
  • 40 credit points of options (usually two units, for example International Business Management and Foundations of Business Law)

Third year

The third year is spent at a continental European university following an approved programme of study.

Final year

  • The Practice of Management (20 credit points)
  • Management Dissertation (40 credit points)
  • 60 credit points of options from the disciplines of Management, Economics, Accounting or Finance.
Further details about the course structure for Management with Study in Continental Europe

Typical offer for BSc Management with Study in Continental Europe

(including international A-levels)
AAA or A*AB, including Mathematics*
(including international A-levels)
(contextual offer)
AAB or A*BB, including Mathematics*
IB Diploma 36 overall to include 18 points at Higher Level with 5 in Higher Level Mathematics or 6 in Standard Level Mathematics
IB Diploma
(contextual offer)
34 overall to include 17 points at Higher Level with 5 in Higher Level Mathematics or 6 in Standard Level Mathematics
Cambridge Pre-URequirements are as for A-levels, where Grade A* is D2, A is D3, B is M2, and C is M3
AccessPass Access to HE Diploma with at least 30 credits at Distinction and 15 credits at Merit, with Distinctions in Maths units including Further Calculus. (We will accept the Further Calculus unit offered by Apt Awards in the south-west region; please contact Admissions to check the content of your Further Calculus unit if studying elsewhere in the UK.)*
BTEC DDD with Distinction in both Mathematics for Engineering Technicians and Further Mathematics for Technicians; or DDD plus grade A in A-level Mathematics
SQASH: AAAAB and AH: AA including Mathematics*
Welsh BaccRequirements are as for A-levels where you can substitute the same non-subject specific grade for the Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Level Core grade
EB85% overall including 8.5 in Mathematics*
International qualificationsQualifications, scholarships and local information sources for your country
English language requirements Profile B
Further information about English language requirements
Subjects required at GCSE or equivalent:grade A in Italian or Spanish if you wish to study in Italy or Spain.
Academic qualifications*Please also note the language requirements for this course: AS-level grade B (French or German) or GCSE grade A (Italian or Spanish) or equivalent.

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Phone: +44 (0)117 394 1637

Fees and funding

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International students

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This course is recognised by the following organisations:

The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) for the purpose of exemption from some professional examinations.

The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) for the purpose of exemption from some professional examinations through the Accredited degree accelerated route.

Key information about this course

Did you know?

  • Students from more than 180 countries study with us, and we share more than 150 exchange links with institutions worldwide.
  • Our Students' Union has over 300 student-run societies and sports clubs. The Richmond Building, home to the Students' Union, recently underwent a £30-million renovation.
  • 12 Bristol graduates and members of staff have been awarded Nobel prizes.


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