BA (Hons) Business and Management (Direct Entry)

About the course

What distinguishes this apprenticeship is the blend of employer-defined skills, knowledge and behaviour requirements that are integrated and assessed as part of a management degree, and professionally recognised by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) through the award of Chartered Manager status.

Benefits to apprentices

  • Degree education
  • Learn while you earn
  • No fees or debt
  • Work based, skills development
  • Professional Chartered Manager Status

Benefits to employers 

  • Enhance employee engagement and increase staff retention
  • Boost productivity of workforce through higher skills training
  • Develop new and existing talent
  • 90% Government funding stream on training and development for non-levied employers

Why choose this course?

The Chartered Manager Degree Apprenticeship is a comprehensive business and management development programme where employees study alongside full-time employment.

This flexible four-year course is accredited by the Chartered Management Institute. Employees will enhance their commercial awareness by gaining a thorough understanding of business and management theory, learning essential principles of marketing, accounting and resourcing, and exploring areas such as ethics, strategy, the digital economy and global perspectives.

What will I study?

This part-time programme will enable participants to study continuously through the full calendar year via: intensive block study sessions and micro-learning study groups with a dedicated learning mentor supporting them throughout by online distance modules. This accessible and conveniently delivered format will enable employers to access a single programme for staff from multiple UK locations.

Professional Accreditations

Chartered Management Institute