International Study Centre 

International Year One in Business and Management

A pathway leading to management degrees with marketing, accounting digital innovation and more

The International Year One in Business and Management at the International Study Centre prepares you for a vast range of business-based degrees at Royal Holloway.

Key facts

Course length: Two semesters

Entry points: September and January

Age: 17+

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What you will study

The International Year One in Business and Management will enable you understand organisational and management behaviour, provide you with strong quantitative skills and expose you to the basics of operating an international business. This programme will explore business and management theories, presented in real-life contexts using authentic case studies.

This programme will additionally support you with the required academic English language tuition, enabling you to improve your level of writing and speaking skills in order to successfully study a degree in English.

Progression degrees

You will have the opportunity to continue your studies at Royal Holloway as an undergraduate after successfully completing your International Year One. This will require you to have met the required grades, and it is important to note that entry requirements are subject to change. You can discuss this with teachers once you reach the end of your course.

You can study one of the following undergraduate degrees:

Degree Programmes Award Overall Grade English Grade
BSc Business and Management BSc (Hons) 60% 60% with no less than 50% in all skills
Bsc Business and Management (Year in Business) BSc (Hons) 60% 60% with no less than 50% in all skills
BSc Management with Accounting BSc (Hons) 60% 60% with no less than 50% in all skills
BSc Management with Accounting (Year in Business) BSc (Hons) 60% 60% with no less than 50% in all skills
BSc Management with Corporate Responsibility BSc (Hons) 60% 60% with no less than 50% in all skills
BSc Management with Corporate Responsibility (Year in Business) BSc (Hons) 60% 60% with no less than 50% in all skills
BSc Management with Digital Innovation BSc (Hons) 60% 60% with no less than 50% in all skills
BSc Management with Digital Innovation year in business BSc (Hons) 60% 60% with no less than 50% in all skills
BSc Management with Entrepreneurship BSc (Hons) 60% 60% with no less than 50% in all skills
BSc Management with Entrepreneurship (Year in Business) BSc (Hons) 60% 60% with no less than 50% in all skills

Term dates

September 2020 start

Semester 1: 28/09/2020 - 19/02/2021
Semester 2: 22/02/2021 - 25/06/2021

January 2021 start

Semester 1: 11/01/2021 - 30/04/2021
Semester 2: 03/05/2021 - 13/08/2021

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