Business and Management Degrees

Business & Management Degrees

Take your seat at the business table

Why graduate with a foot in the door when you can have a seat at the table? We surround you with real-world experience, fine-tuning your entrepreneurial skills through live projects and work-based learning that ensures you graduate with a CV that speaks for itself.  

Why study Business at USW?

The inside story

From professional partnerships and practical projects to staff and speakers steeped in industry knowledge, the best way to learn is through experience. As well as a packed calendar of opportunities, we created the South Wales Business Clinic, giving you the chance to challenge yourself in a real business arena, with real clients and instant advice from industry leaders. You’ll also learn in a supportive environment, where you’re encouraged to become your best professional self.

Go further, faster

As well as a built-in business network, your degree is industry-approved, with opportunities for professional training and even the potential to fast-track further qualifications with the bodies that accredit some of our courses.  

Business is only the beginning 

Whether your sights are set on becoming the leader of a team, seeing your entrepreneurial spirit bring ideas to market, being your own boss or the boardroom and beyond, our students gain transferable skills that transform them into graduates with a competitive edge. 

This Is Business

Real-world projects

Real World Projects

Enabling students to have the personal skills, awareness and discipline essential in the workplace.

The South Wales Business Clinic is an education scheme whereby a group of students participate in a ‘consultancy firm’ to provide advice for our clients. 

Accredited Courses

Business Accreditations

Many of our business courses are accredited or approved by professional bodies, including the likes of the Chartered Management Institute (CMI).



We have partnerships with over 100 employers offering embedded employment-based teaching, including a 10-week internship for all students. 

Business and Management Courses

Undergraduate Degrees

BA (Hons) Business and Management

This degree is aimed at applicants who have aspirations to become the business managers and leaders of tomorrow.

Foundation degree also available

Top Up degree also available

BSc (Hons) International Business and Management

Develop internationally sought-after skills and knowledge in key areas such as transnational collaboration and virtual team-working.

BA (Hons) Human Resource Management

Approved by CIPD, you'll learn the skills to meet the current and future demands of a HR profession.

Foundation degree also available

Top Up degree also available

BSc (Hons) Marketing Management

Marketing managers lead a business in its efforts to understand, create, and keep customers. 

Foundation degree also available

Top Up degree also available

BA (Hons) Hotel and Hospitality Management

This is the only hotel and hospitality management degree in the UK that is run in conjunction with a five-star hotel, The Celtic Manor Resort.

Postgraduate Degrees


MBA (Master of Business Administration)

During the MBA you will develop key leadership skills such as creativity, innovation, collaboration and problem solving and be introduced to innovative business theory in a practical context.

Global degree also available


Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)

For senior managers and professionals who want to develop higher-level research skills that can be used to make informed strategic decisions within their organisations


MSc Management

The MSc Management will develop your broad knowledge of contemporary management through a detailed exploration of the theory and practice of key areas. 

MSc Leadership and Management

Designed for professionals who are seeking to enhance the knowledge and skills required for effective leadership and management in the complex, dynamic environments faced by organisations across all sectors today.

MSc Human Resource Management

This HR Management masters is designed to provide you with the up-to-date knowledge and understanding you need to manage people effectively in the workplace.


MSc Project Management

The first of its kind in Wales to be officially approved by the Association for Project Management (APM).

MSc Strategic and Digital Marketing

The guiding philosophy of MSc Strategic Digital Marketing is to actively seek new ways of ‘doing business’ through agile business modelling and is underpinned by thematic areas of study.

MSc Leading Digital Transformation

The course will improve your awareness of digitalisation, allow you to understand change management, teach you how to create and reimagine new capabilities using technology and transform you into a visionary leader.

MSc Strategic Procurement Management

The MSc Strategic Procurement Management is accredited by a number of professional bodies, which means you can be sure you’re working towards a qualification that is closely aligned to the needs of industry.


MSc Leadership in Healthcare

This Masters qualification will develop a knowledge of research methods and techniques as well as the personal and theoretical strategies required to bring about change.

Postgraduate Diploma Leadership in Healthcare

Designed for working professionals, this online leadership course will help you develop the skills needed to be a leader.

MSc Engineering Management

The MSc Engineering Management offers a detailed exploration of the theory and practice of key areas.


MSc International Logistics and Supply Chain Management

A multi-accredited masters degree, providing specialist skills to confidently manage and adapt supply chains.

Upcoming Open Days

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Business Open Day 17th June

Undergraduate Campus Open Day

Discover USW's range of professionally-accredited courses, many of which are designed in partnership with industry.

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