By Betty Vandenbosch, Chief Content Officer, Coursera
Today, we are pleased to announce an online Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Royal Holloway, University of London. Among the top-ranked U.K. universities, Royal Holloway is known for its strong industry ties and vibrant community of alumni who hold critical roles across many leading global companies.
By 2030, demand for management roles across a variety of sectors is expected to rise by 20% in the U.K. To help learners pursue these career opportunities, this new degree program will provide students with a robust grounding in the latest management principles and disciplines such as marketing, human resources, finance, and more. Internationally renowned experts will teach students how to analyze the ever-evolving business landscape, implement data-driven thinking, and establish competitive advantage. Students can also tailor their degree experience to their career ambitions by pursuing a specialist pathway in human resources.
The rigorous program is further enhanced by immersive learning experiences for students, which includes the opportunity to interact with professors through live sessions and network with peers worldwide.
“Our globally recognized BSc in Business Administration prepares students for a rapidly changing economic landscape,” said University of London Pro-Vice-Chancellor International, Professor Mary Stiasny. “Our partnership with Coursera enables us to deliver a high caliber business and management education to students around the world — in a way that is both flexible and affordable.”
To further expand access, the degree is open to students with non-traditional qualifications. With performance-based admissions, students can gain acceptance into the program after completing a relevant course.
Degrees continue to be one of the most transformative credentials in the job market, and we are honored to partner with University of London to nurture a new generation of business leaders and entrepreneurs.
Applications for the BSc in Business Administration are now open, and the first cohort will begin in April 2022. To learn more, please visit https://www.coursera.org/degrees/bsc-business-administration-london5