Business Management (Logistics and Operations) with a Professional Placement Year BSc
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Business Management (Logistics and Operations) with a Professional Placement Year BSc

Cardiff University

Spend a semester abroad

Adventure into a new culture; open your mind to new ideas and experiences.

Learn from the best

Benefit from the expertise and support of research-active staff in a School ranked 1st for research impact.

Networks to get ahead

Benefit from our partnership with NOVUS Lite, who provide placement opportunities, seminars and mentoring.

Placement year

Gain industry experience in your area of choice; develop the skills, and connections to accelerate your career.

Marked for excellence

Accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)

Professionals who can manage products and services from production to delivery, on time and in budget, are central to the success of contemporary organisations.

This means you'll be in high demand for roles in the public, private and third sectors with competitive salaries and excellent prospects for career progression.

Our BSc Business Management (Logistics and Operations) focuses on organisations of all kinds from multinational corporations to social enterprises and charities. This holistic approach ensures you develop the skills to respond to the evolving needs of all businesses, irrespective of sector.

You'll develop logistics and operations management expertise from our team of internationally renowned researchers. They'll introduce you to the practices of purchasing and supply, logistics and distribution and advanced operations management.

Your Professional Placement Year is an opportunity to put your university knowhow into practice as you take up a paid role and complement your academic study with exposure to real-world operational challenges.

BSc Award
September Start
Full-time, Sandwich Study Mode
4 years Duration
856J UCAS Code

Entry Requirements For This Course

A Levels


Extended/International Project Qualification: Applicants with grade A in the EPQ/IPQ will typically receive an offer one grade lower than the standard A level offer. Please note that any subject specific requirements must still be met.

English requirements

Grade C or grade 4 in GCSE English Language.

At least 6.5 overall with a minimum of 5.5 in each subskill.

At least 90 overall with minimum scores of 17 for writing, 17 for listening, 18 for reading and 20 for speaking.

At least 62 overall with a minimum of 59 in all communicative skills.

II: at least two Distinctions and two Merits. III: at least a Pass in all components.

Please visit our English Language requirements page for more information on our other accepted language qualifications.

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