Management, BA Hons (Chartered Management Degree Apprenticeship) Undergraduate prospectus

  • Study for a degree while earning a wage and gain on-the-job experience
  • Course fees are shared between government and employers, so no fee debt
  • Employers benefit by attracting new talent and also by developing existing staff.

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Degree Apprenticeship

Our aim is to give you the technical knowledge, behavioural skills and experience required to work effectively as a leader within your organisation.

On-the-job experience

You will spend the majority of time in the workplace gaining hands-on knowledge of your organisation and contribute to the effective running of the business.

While working you have the opportunity to apply academic learning in the workplace. By the end of your university studies, you will be ahead of the game and prepared for promotion to managerial roles.

Course structure

Study days comprise a range of learning activities, such as lectures, tutorials, student-led workshops and presentations. You will acquire the technical knowledge to meet academic requirements but also spend time discussing how this knowledge is relevant to the workplace.

You will be expected to work outside of university contact hours to complete any additional reading, homework and tutorial preparation, and to work on final assessment reports for each course.


Attend 25-30 days a year, for three years to complete the degree. Then it will take up to a year to complete the End Point Assessment to complete the apprenticeship.

Professional standards

This degree has been designed to standards developed by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI). The CMI is the only organisation able to award Chartered Management status in the UK. This prepares you to progress and become a future leader in business.

On completion, students receive a BA Hons Management qualification awarded by the University of Greenwich (after year three) and full chartered membership to the CMI (at the end of year four).

What you'll study

Year 1 (level 4)

  • Discover Project Management (30 credits)
  • Introduction to Business Finance (30 credits)
  • Managing Individuals (15 credits)
  • Principles and Practice of Marketing (30 credits)
  • Introduction to the Digital Business (15 credits self-study)
  • Personal and Professional Development (0 credits self-study)

Year 2 (level 5)

  • Operations and Supply Chain Management (30 credits)
  • Delivering Projects (15 credits)
  • Marketing Management (15 credits)
  • Managing Teams (15 credits)
  • Professional Management Skills (30 credits)
  • Digital Technologies for Business (15 credits)

Year 3 (level 6)

  • Managing Strategy (30 credits)
  • Advanced Business Finance (30 credits)
  • Leadership (15 credits)
  • Management and Global Citizenship (15 credits)
  • Business Growth Project (30 credits)

Year 4 (End Point Assessment)

End Point Assessment (EPA) is a requirement of the Apprenticeship. An assessment panel comprised of an independent assessor (chair), a representative from the university and a representative from your employer organisation will perform the EPA.

You will need to attend a small number of sessions at university (and this can be flexible around work commitments) during which you can see a personal tutor to undertake presentation and interview practice, or receive feedback on the written portfolio evidence pieces.

Entry requirements

Entry requirements during Clearing

The University of Greenwich is taking applications for a range of courses during Clearing 2018. If you are not already holding an offer you can apply through Clearing now, call us on 020 8331 9000.

You can find all the programmes available during clearing on our clearing listings page.

Extra information


Work based coursework and presentations.

Assessment for each course is a written report (sometimes with an accompanying presentation). There are no examinations. 

This ensures that reports produced are tailored learnings and tests your ability to apply knowledge to the workplace. The reports also allow you to build up your portfolio to demonstrate the additional skills that the CMI require to complete your apprenticeship.

Professional recognition

This degree is designed to meet the Level 6 benchmark for a degree apprenticeship in Management with the Chartered Management Institute (CMI).

This degree has been developed to the approved standard developed by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI). On completion, students will gain full chartered membership to the CMI.


This degree is designed for students already in work, and is intended to be complimentary to an individual's career plans with their employer. 

Opportunities in management and leadership roles in any organisational setting, whether it be a global business or a small enterprise.

Fees and finance

The programme fees are shared between government and employers. Visit our degree apprenticeships pages to find out how the cost of your programme is met.

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