University of London

Royal Holloway, University of London

Royal Holloway, University of London is one of the largest University of London Colleges and has an excellent reputation for teaching and research. It is ranked 17th in the UK in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2014–15. Its renowned School of Management directs the BSc Business Administration.

BSc Business Administration:


You study 12 courses to earn the BSc degree.

Year -1
Four Compulsory courses:

  • Foundations of quantitative methods for sustainable organisations
  • Interpreting management, market and consumption
  • Information systems and organisation studies
  • International business and accounting
Year -2
Three Compulsory courses & one optional:

  • Employability and Human Resource Management
  • Strategic management and accounting
  • Operations management and marketing strategy
  • One Optional Module
Year -3
One compulsory course & three optional

  • Integrating management: business, leadership and innovation
  • Three optional modules
Assessment methods
Each course of the Business Administration programme is assessed by one two-hour unseen written examination and one item of coursework. The marks achieved for the written examination and the coursework will be weighted on a 60:40 basis to calculate the overall mark for the course. The written examinations take place on one occasion each year, normally commencing in May. These are held at established centres worldwide.