Business school scholarships

Business school scholarships

UCA’s Business School for the Creative Industries offers a range of courses combining creative development with business approaches.

You will develop the innovative, high level business and practical understanding needed to embrace the challenges and opportunities of the creative industries. Your learning will be problem-based and commercial, combining theory and research with high level practical skills.

Business courses

We are offering scholarships for these four courses for 2019 entry:

  • Advertising BA (Hons)

    Our BA (Hons) Advertising course offers you a unique opportunity to blend academic excellence with professional experience, taught by highly experienced practitioners with connections to some of the biggest names in the industry.

    We’ll encourage you to work alongside fellow students on the course to create fresh and attention-grabbing projects across a range of platforms. Within the wider UCA community you’ll find insight and knowledge from fellow artists in other exciting disciplines such as graphic designers, journalists, musicians and fashion designers.

    Find out more about BA (Hons) Advertising

  • Business Innovation & Management (Top-Up) BA (Hons)

    Equivalent to Year 3 of a BA undergraduate degree, this course enables you to 'top-up' an existing qualification such as a Foundation degree or an HND. You'll join us at level 6 with your previous knowledge and accredited learning, achieving a greater level of independence with self-managed research, study and practice.

    You'll develop knowledge and understanding of tactical decision making, whilst learning how to capture and create customer value at a strategic level.

    Find out more about BA (Hons) Business Innovation & Management (top-up)

  • Business Management BA (Hons)

    Whether you're looking to start up your own business, or forge your way as a leader in a small or large organisation in the creative industries, the Business Management course will equip you with the practical skills, entrepreneurial attributes and creativity required to make an immediate impact on global business organisations.

    Based on techniques that have produced world-leading creative professionals in a sector that is undergoing substantial growth, each unit of the course will prepare you for a range of career opportunities in the creative business sector.

    Find out more about BA (Hons) Business Management

  • Marketing BA (Hons)

    Effective marketing is critical to the success of any business, and as a discipline it must constantly evolve and innovate to meet the demands of both technology and customer behaviour.

    Our BA (Hons) Marketing course will harness your creative talent and allow you to develop an enquiring, critical and reflective approach that you’ll need to become a marketing professional in an exciting and ever-changing industry. 

    Find out more about BA (Hons) Marketing

Receiving the scholarship

You don’t need to apply for a Creative Business Scholarship; you just need to meet the eligibility criteria and you will receive the scholarship automatically.

If you achieve more than 120 tariff points from your Level 3 qualifications you will receive £3,000.

If you achieve more than 112 tariff points from your Level 3 qualifications, you will receive £2,000.

If you achieve below 112 tariff points, or if you accept your offer after 7 June 2019 you will receive £1,000

To be eligible for the scholarship, you must;

  • make an application to us via UCAS
  • tell us your UCAS personal ID number by competing the form below (you’ll find this when you log in to UCAS Track)
  • have accepted an offer for one of the courses listed above by 7 June 2019
  • enrol on the course and complete your first semester of study

Providing you meet this criteria, we will contact you in January 2020 to make arrangements for the scholarship to be paid.