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Business Enterprise Development

Aston University · Aston Business School

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Entry requirements

A good UK honours degree (minimum lower second class) or equivalent overseas degree recognised by Aston University; OR at least 3 years work or entrepreneurial experience in combination with either BBC at A level or DDD at BTEC level, OR at least 7 years work experience with at least 5 GCSE’s at C and above, including English and Mathematics.

Months of entry


Course content

A course like no other. Our Business Enterprise Development MSc will see you create and run your own business, develop key entrepreneurial skills and gain invaluable start-up experience in the process.

With no lectures or exams, this innovative programme focuses on developing your business competencies through authentic, practical learning experiences.
This course is offered as either a full-time or part-time course, which gives you the time and flexibility for your personal or work commitments, making it the perfect stepping stone to embark on your entrepreneurial journey.
The course concludes with a Business Project; a substantial piece of work designed to provide you with an opportunity to analyse a business problem and practically apply the knowledge and skills developed during the course.

Information for international students

An official academic transcript, with official English translation, of your university grades to date. Students whose native language is not English also need to satisfy our English language requirements.

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Fees and funding

UK students
International students

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Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

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