BA Business Management / Bachelors of Business Administration

In the first two years, students on all Business Management degrees follow a common programme which provides a strong grounding in the principles of modern business management and also introduces the more functional areas of management including Marketing, HRM and Organizational Behaviour. Business Management degrees provide a very wide range of employment options, and our graduates have an excellent reputation with employers. Successful careers include marketing executive, operations manager, management consultant, stockbroker, and financial consultant.

Content of Modules:

Year 1
  1. Introductory to Accounting
  2. Introductory Micro Economics
  3. Management in a Global Context
  4. Critical Writing and Analysis
  5. Introduction to Finance
  6. Introductory Macro Economics
  7. Enterprise and its Business Environment
  8. Business Skills
Year 2
  1. Human Resources Management
  2. Fundamentals of Marketing
  3. Commercial law
  4. Quantitative Methods
  5. Operations Management
  6. Organizational Behaviour
  7. Marketing Perspective
  8. Social and Environmental Accounting
Year 3
  1. Business Research Methods
  2. Consumer Behaviour
  3. Managing the Service Experience
  4. Project Management
  5. Strategic Management
  6. Critical Approaches to Management
  7. Marketing Communication
  8. Enterprise: Concepts and Issues

Heriot University

Entry Requirements:


  1. 2 A ‘Level passes (A-C) or double units 1-3
  2. Mature Entry must be accompanied with some level of academic qualification, not more than five (5) years old.
  3. Certificates, Diplomas from a recognized body, not more than five (5) years old.
  4. Completion of ABE Level 4 qualifications, not more than five (5) years old.


  1. Associate Degrees from a recognized body, not more than five (5) years old.
  2. Completion of ABE Level 5 qualifications, not more than five (5) years old.


  1. Completion of ABE Level 6 qualification, within the recent five (5) years