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What jobs can you get with a Accounting, Finance or Economics degree?

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What jobs can you get with a Business or Management degree?

What jobs you can explore after you graduate?

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Which Marketing course is right for you?

We break down all the Marketing courses available at Birmingham City University

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A “V” or a “swoosh”? Why we shouldn’t talk about the shape of the COVID-19 crisis recovery

Dr Hanna Szymborska examines why the COVID-19 crisis represents a chance to rethink economic recovery.

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Businesses that were started in Birmingham

Birmingham is our home and we are proud of our reputation and history. You may not realise it, but it is a city full of...

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The Different Hospitality Sectors Explained

Explore the four biggest parts of the hospitality sector and how they interact with each other. 

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What does the Twitter hack mean for the future of social media trust?

Is our data more valuable than our money?

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The Biggest Events in Europe

With a population of over 747 million people over 44 countries, Europe is a hub for some of the world’s largest events...

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7 Quirky Events in Europe

Pancakes, beer floating, golden retrievers – whatever tickles your fancy, trust us, there’s a festival for you in Europ...

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The biggest esports tournaments in the world

Esports is a new and emerging industry that is expanding at a faster rate with every year.

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Inside the UK’s first Islamic Finance undergraduate course

Find out more about the UK's first Accounting and Islamic Finance undergraduate course, aiming to give students a wealt...

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Societies at Birmingham City Business School

When you become a BCU student, you automatically become a member of our Students’ Union, giving you access to the wide...

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Why Study International Finance?

The world of business is getting smaller. With advances in technology making international transactions a lot easier, m...

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How Birmingham businesses are coping during the lockdown

Our favourite restaurants, pubs, cinemas and shops are closed for business as usual, but many of them are finding new w...

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Student Support Services at BLSS

The Faculty of Business, Law and Social Sciences at Birmingham City University has a lot of support services on offer t...

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Why Birmingham is THE place to be for Hospitality Management

We asked John Scrimgeour, the course leader for BSc (Hons) Global Hospitality Management, for his thoughts on what sets...

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Apocalyptic leadership - how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted on the hospitality industry

Professor Chris Edger examines the impact the COVID-19 pandemic is having on the hospitality industry.

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I AM BCU - Something Special

We asked some of our students to tell us something special they have experienced during their time at Birmingham City U...

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Studying From Home: What our students are doing

We asked our Social Media Ambassadors how they are dealing with studying from home during the coronavirus outbreak.

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Life on Erasmus - Conor Dennehy

Business School student Conor Dennehy talks about his time in Barcelona as part of the Erasmus scheme.

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Where do organisational behaviours come from?

Business School Associate Professor Stephen Willson looks at the origins of traditional organisational behaviours.

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Avoiding Silo Mentality

Business School  Associate Professor Stephen Willson looks at how businesses can look to avoid damaging cases of "sil...

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What Gets Measured

Business School Associate Professor Stephen Willson looks at how the measurement of KPIs impacts a business, for better...

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Esports Management: An emerging area with an exciting future

Competitive video gaming has come a long way since winner-stays-on rounds on Tekken 3. 

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What careers can you get into with a postgraduate management degree?

Postgraduate Management courses lend themselves to a wide variety of future careers, opening up not just the world of ...

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What careers can you get into with a postgraduate accounting and finance degree?

Accounting and Finance are both areas of study that can open up many career doors for those graduating from postgradua...

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How YOU can get into accounting and management

Have you ever wondered how to switch disciplines at University? 

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7 Reasons Why You Should Study Sport Management at Birmingham City University

Launching in September 2019, our new BA (Hons) Global Sport Management (GSM) is an exciting addition to our diverse co...

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Why Birmingham is THE place to study sport management

From world famous venues and arenas to the 2022 Commonwealth Games, here are just a few reasons why you should consider...

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What are the career paths with a marketing degree?

Wondering exactly what jobs you can expect to apply for after you graduate.

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Where can a Human Resources degree take you?

What type of jobs are becoming available to HR graduates?

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11 marketing tips to build a social media presence

It can seem daunting building from the ground up, so here are 11 ways to successfully create, maintain and grow your s...

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7 reasons to study an Events Management course

The events industry is huge and diverse, and here are just seven reasons why events management is a great course to st...

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Accounting vs Economics vs Finance: Which degree is right for you?

Here’s a quick guide to let you know the difference.

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Where can an Economics degree take you?

Ever wondered which jobs this diverse course could lead to?

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7 reasons to study a Business Management degree course

Find out how this degree can take you practically anywhere.

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6 reasons why Birmingham is the best city for business students

Big brands, a growing economy, and great transport links - what makes Birmingham so appealing to business students? 

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