Secure your career in business and management with a degree from Arden University
Whether you’re ready to launch your career in business or are looking to learn the management skills you need to inject new life into your current line of work, Arden University has a degree course that’s right for you.
At Arden, we provide a fresh and unique approach to your business and management education. With ideas and experiences taken from employers and thought leaders across the world, you’ll have the opportunity to put proven business skills and techniques into practice during your studies. We regularly consult our business and management students to find out how our courses are impacting their lives and careers. We also regularly update our syllabus content to reflect the latest development in business and leadership practices.
These combined approaches make sure that, when you study with us, you’re at the crest of the latest developments and concepts being put into practice in today’s business environment.
Our department offers industry recognised programmes that are, where relevant, accredited by professional bodies such as the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) and the Association of Certified Chartered Accounts (ACCA), and are developed by industry professionals.
Choose how you want to learn
At Arden University, we offer you the opportunity to study your way. Want to study your course entirely online from anywhere in the world? Then our online learning courses offer you the chance to do just that. Plus, you’ll have the flexibility to create your own study schedule that fits around your personal and professional life.
If you’d prefer to attend lectures and tutorials at one of our study centres in London, Manchester, Birmingham, Leeds or Berlin, then our blended learning courses build in two days a week of face-to-face tuition with your course tutor and classmates, complemented by around 25 hours of online study.
Whichever route you choose, you can continue to work alongside your studies, either full or part-time, to ensure that you don’t press pause while achieving your qualifications. With Arden you don't need to give up work or any other commitments to gain an internationally recognised, and professionally accredited qualification that can take you places
What can I study?
Bachelor’s courses in business and management
If you’re just at the start of your career, our business and management bachelor’s courses provide a comprehensive overview of the core skills you’ll need to get your professional life headed in the right direction. With degree specialisations covering finance, law, marketing, human resource management, healthcare, and more, you’ll gain the specific knowledge you need to enter the industry that inspires you most.
Master’s courses in business and management
For those with already established careers who want to rise to more senior or leadership roles, our master’s courses will build upon your hard-won experience and prepare you for the challenges of the c-suite. Covering fields including project management, IT, data analysis, engineering, and finance, including an internationally recognised MBA, our postgraduate business and management courses will challenge you to take control of your career path and secure the success you deserve.
Is a degree in business or management right for me?
Arden University degrees are reviewed quarterly to ensure what you are learning is as up to date as possible and that what you learn meets the specific needs of industry and of you the student.
If you are looking to start or progress your career, a programme in business and/or management sets you up for an endless list of possible career pathways.
Our team of business and management academics
Our Arden University academic staff have industry experience and work closely with industry partners to ensure you learn practical skills to equip you for the workplace.
The professional and research interests of the team range from business and strategy to corporate social responsibility, agriculture, education, project management, economics and marketing.
Not what you’re looking for?
If one of the degrees offered by the School of Business and Management isn’t right for you, you can find out about our full range of courses here. All our departments offer career focused programmes at a range of levels.
Still not sure? Why not give one of our advisors a call? They can talk you through your skills, interests and career ambitions to help you decide the right programme to fit around your life, as well as the learning methods that may best suit you.
Master the modern business theories and practices you’ll apply to your career
A lot of our students are already working and looking to advance in their career. Career pathways include management roles in a range of sectors including healthcare, technology, civil service and government, finance, marketing, and management. Additionally, a number of our students also decide to start their own businesses after Arden or continue their studies with further postgraduate studies or research. The possibilities are endless.
For those already in the workplace, a programme at Arden University has been the opportunity to secure a promotion or formed a catalyst for a new pathway or change in career.
For those students without significant work experience, the flexible learning models offered by Arden have meant that they are able to work alongside their studies, gaining valuable work experience while learning.
Ready to get started?
If you’ve chosen your course and are ready to get started, you can begin your online application today!
The application only takes a few minutes to complete, and then one of our course advisors will assess your submission and contact you to discuss your eligibility.