IB Business Management

Business, Administration and Law

Business, Administration and Law
Business, Administration and Law
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Qualification Type International Baccalaureate Diploma
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


This is a two year course.

The course has an extensive syllabus and covers all major business topics and will give the students a good introduction in preparation for work or university.  Through studying IB, students develop key academic and employability skills such as reflection, critical thought and communication. The IB Business Management also develops learner awareness of global business, and how the business environment operates across the world. 

Business management opens up a number of opportunities. The diverse topics covered will ensure that students will develop the necessary skills to go into any business environment and be successful. Having an appreciation for the world of business will ensure employers take note of those students who make the best of this qualification.


Unit 1: Business Organisation and Environment

Unit 2: Human Resource Management

Unit 3: Finance and Accounts

Unit 4: Marketing

Unit 5: Operations Management

How will it be delivered?

Each year, the course is assessed through a written external exam. You will also be required to submit an internal assessment which will require you to investigate an issue within an existing business. 

Entry requirements

Minimum of five 9-5 grades in GCSE examinations including English and Mathematics.

Length of Course:

Two Years.  Students will be assessed throughout Year 1 through internal assessment and mock exams. Students need to demonstrate strong performance in all assessments to gain entry to Year 2.

Your next steps...

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Future Courses and possible careers:

  • Business Management
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Retail Management
  • Banking
  • Project Management