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Management, BA Hons (Chartered Management Degree Apprenticeship)

The Chartered Management Degree Apprenticeship provides the knowledge, skills and experience to create effective leaders in the workplace.

Degree apprenticeships allow students to gain industry-relevant skills, with most learning based in the workplace. Employers lead staff development, with course fees subsidised by government funding.

Students on the Chartered Management Degree Apprenticeship get hands-on training, enabling them to assist in the effective running of their business. Modules cover areas such as project management, business finance, marketing, leadership and supply chain management. On-campus study days include lectures, tutorials and workshops.

Successful students graduate with a degree in management. They'll also have full membership of the Chartered Management Institute.

Degree apprenticeship

Applications are made through the apprenticeships programme.



3 +1 EPS years full-time

UK/international fees

Fees information

What you should know about this course

  • 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.

What you will 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.

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Entry requirements

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For more information, contact courseinfo@greenwich.ac.uk or 020 8331 9000.

You can also read our admissions policy.

The University of Greenwich accepts a broad range of international qualifications for admission to our courses, such as the International Baccalaureate.

For detailed information on the academic and English language requirements, please find your country in our directory.

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Can I use prior learning?

Find out more on our Recognition of Prior Learning pages.

How you will learn


In a typical week learning takes place through a combination of:

  • Lectures
  • Seminars
  • 1-to-1 tutorials

Further details to be confirmed.

Seminars enable you to discuss and develop your understanding of topics covered in lectures in smaller groups. You will also be able to meet your personal tutor. Contact hours may fall between 9am and 9pm, depending on your elective courses and tutorials.

Class sizes

Information coming soon.

Overall workload

If you are studying full-time, you should expect the workload to be similar to a full-time job. For part-time students, this will reduce in proportion with the number of courses you are studying.

Each module you study towards this degree is worth 15 or 30 credits. These represent around 150 or 300 study hours respectively. If you receive 100 contact hours for a 30-credit module, you should expect to commit 200 hours to independent study to complete it successfully.


On this course, students are assessed by:

  • Examinations
  • Coursework

Further details to be confirmed.

Each course has formal assessments which count towards your grade. Some courses may also include ‘practice’ assessments, which help you monitor progress and do not count towards your final grade.

Feedback summary

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Dates and timetables

Academic year: 24 September 2018 to 28 June 2019.

Full teaching timetables are not usually available until term has started. For any queries, please call 020 8331 9000.

Fees and funding

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

Funding your study

There is a range of financial support options available to support your studies, including the Aspire@Greenwich award for study resources that many full-time students will receive.

Discover more about grants, student loans, bursaries and scholarships. We also provide advice and support on budgeting, money management and financial hardship.

Financial support

Careers and placements

Do you provide employability services?

Information coming soon.

Support and advice

Academic skills and study support

We want you to make the most of your time with us. You can access study skills support through your tutor, our subject librarians, and our online academic skills centre.

Where appropriate, we provide support in academic English and mathematics. If you need to use particular IT packages for a specific module, we provide training for this.

You can also participate in the Erasmus+ student exchange course to spend a year abroad. Benefit from international experience and develop proficiency in a European language.

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