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Programmes leading to Overseas University Awards

 Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Business Management 
Programme Code84A29
Awarding InstitutionNorthumbria University, UK    
Programme Starting Date30 Sep 2019
Aims and ObjectivesThis top-up degree programme is designed for holders of Higher Diploma or Associate Degree. This is a broad-based programme, which prepares students for an enhanced role in general management or administration within the public and private sectors. The programme explores and develops the functional areas of business, including management, marketing and strategy.
Features- Newcastle Business School (NBS) of Northumbria University (NU) is part of an elite group of business schools worldwide, having been awarded Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International) double accreditation in business and accounting.

- Newcastle Business School won the Business School of the Year award at the Times Higher Education Awards 2015.

- Northumbria University is ranked joint 48th in Times Higher Education's UK University Rankings 2019 and 50th in "Business and Management Studies" in the UK (The Complete University Guide 2019)

- 34th intake since January 2003*

- Accumulative total of around 5,000* graduates in various professions in Hong Kong

- The curriculum, syllabuses and assessments are identical to those delivered on campus in Newcastle

- Students will be assessed by assignments (some modules may also have a written examination)

- Students will be awarded the degree by NU upon successful completion of study

- Classes are held at PolyU Hung Hom Bay Campus or PolyU West Kowloon Campus

- Supported by web-based learning materials

- Students can access PolyU library facilities

- Scholarship opportunities are available for students with outstanding academic results

- Students may apply, on a competitive basis, to attend the English Language and Cultural Learning Programme at Northumbria University in Newcastle and experience the life and culture in the UK during the Summer Term. Successful candidates will be required to contribute part of the costs involved.

- Students are eligible to apply for the Government's Extended Non-means-tested Loan

* These figures cover other Northumbria University programmes offered at SPEED.
Normal Duration2 Years (Part-time)
Medium of InstructionEnglish
Programme LeaderDr May LAU Mei-mei BA, PhD