Course Details

BA (Honours) in Business Administration course is designed to give students an education in the key areas of the discipline of business, providing an understanding of underpinning theories, tools, and techniques, fitting them to gain employment in a business environment or to proceed to further study.

The aims of the course are:

  • To produce graduates who understand the rapidly changing world of business and its role in the wider society
  • To develop the knowledge, skills, and capabilities graduates require to respond proactively to contemporary issues and the challenges of the business environment
  • To equip graduates with the knowledge, understanding and academic skills to continue to post-graduate study
  • To produce graduates who are confident in developing the personal and intellectual attributes necessary for success in employment
  • To encourage students to reflect on the knowledge, values, and assumptions that underpin their understanding of business and business management
  • To encourage students to reflect on the impact of their own actions and that of others on the world of business and the wider society
  • To provide students with the opportunity to specialize in a functional area of business within a broad-based business context
  • To promote the practical skills of processing information, identifying and formulating problems, analyzing business environments and applying business management skills
  • To introduce, explain and apply the functions of the marketing, human resource, information management, and finance departments within a modern business environment
  • Overall, the Business Administration program aims to promote the ‘employability’ of its graduates, in order that they can thrive in an increasingly competitive employment market. It achieves this through a blend of academic study, intercultural awareness and employability, and enterprise skills development. The aim of the BA in Business Administration course is to give students an education in the key areas of the discipline of business, providing an understanding of underpinning theories, tools, and techniques, fitting them to gain employment in a business environment or to proceed to further study.

The Business Administration course is structured to allow increased choice as it progresses and provides a general route of Business Administration core modules and students may specialize by taking either option or elective modules offered by other departments to meet their individual needs and career aspirations. Business Administration's new course structure offers business education, geared to professional practice, self-employment and to the demands of careers in business management.

Course structure

This section shows the core and option modules available as part of the course and their credit value. Full-time Undergraduate students normally study 120 credits per year. The BA (Honours) Business Administration program is based around the core constituents of a business environment, namely finance and accounting, marketing, management. BA (Hons) in Business Administration consists of three types of modules: core, optional and free choice. All students must take modules worth in total 120 credits per year.

Credit level 4
Module code Module title Semester Status UK credit ECTS
4MNST001C Fundamentals of Management 1&2 Core 20 10
4ECON006C Fundamentals of Statistics 1&2 Core 20 10
4ECON008C Financial Accounting 2 Core 20 10
4BUSS004C Business Communications 1 Core 20 10
4MARK008C Principles of Marketing 1 Core 20 10
4ALDS001C English for Academic Success 2 Option 20 10
4TOUR001C Tourism and its Dynamics 2 Option 20 10
4BUIS012C Fundamentals of Information Technologies 2 Elective 20 10
4ECON010C Industrial Organisation 1&2 Elective 20 10
4ECON009C Corporate Finance 2 Elective 20 10

In Semester 2, select one module (either optional or free choice module)

Award of Certificate of Higher Education available

Credit level 5
Credit level 6

Entry requirements

Entry requirements for the BA Business Administration have been set in order to select potential students who have proven academic ability and are able to demonstrate a solid foundation of skills in both Mathematics and English.
The admissions policy aims to attract and recruit motivated applicants across the full range of possible access routes. Students may have a background in any academic discipline. We encourage applications from students with disabilities. The admissions policy follows, wherever possible the equal opportunities policies of the University of Westminster. The over-riding principle upon which admission decisions are based is that applicants should be likely to benefit from, and succeed in, the course.
Intending students will have to meet age, English language, Mathematics, and general requirements:
General Requirements

Applicants should satisfy at a minimum one of the following requirements:

Applicants must have studied a broad range of subjects and have a school leaving certificate equivalent to GCSE/’O’ Level e.g. the Uzbek Certificate of Secondary Education (Attestat). In addition applicants should satisfy at a minimum one of the following requirements, namely:

  • Successfully completion of an appropriate International Foundation course which includes a pass on an Academic English module or equivalent; or
  • Successful completion of the WIUT Lyceum’s Attestat, and the WIUT International Foundation, course including the Academic English module;
  • Successful completion  of the first year of an appropriate degree course in a recognised Uzbek or similar university; or
  • Two GCE A level passes (in any subject excluding mother tongue), plus three GCSE passes at grade C or above including English Language and Mathematics; or NC/ND or HNC/HND. (The range of academic disciplines studied is not hereby restricted, but certain vocational courses such as City and Guilds would not satisfy the admissions requirements.); or
  • An Advanced General National Vocational Qualification (GNVQ); or
  • Any other equivalent qualification normally accepted as entry requirements (e.g. International Baccalaureate, etc).
English language requirements
Mathematics requirement
Age requirements

Course Leader

Iroda Komilova
Course Leader
BA in Business Administration
Westminster International University in Tashkent