Middlesex University
Business Information Systems with Foundation Year BSc (Hons)
Middlesex University

Key Course Facts

Course Description

The field of business information systems is multi-faceted, with exciting job prospects. By choosing our course you'll gain an understanding of how organisations can use information systems to support their strategic, tactical and operational activities.

Why study BSc Business Information Systems at Middlesex University?

A Business Information Systems degree is a basis for a wide range of business and computer-based careers including organisational management, systems architects, chief information officer, and enterprise architects. You will be taught by experts in the field in a high-tech lab and have access to specialist equipment.

Course highlights This is a multidisciplinary course, with the opportunity to undertake exciting 12-month work experience placements We have excellent graduate employment rates with 72% of graduates in further study or employment six months after graduating (Destination of Leavers in Higher Education survey) Our careers service offers you a range of support both while you're studying and after you've graduated We are seeking BCS (British Computer Society) accreditation for this course and you will be eligible for BCS membership retrospectively when it is awarded As a student of this course you'll receive a free electronic textbook for every module.

Student Reviews

Below you can see course specific reviews for 9 graduates of Business Information Systems with Foundation Year BSc (Hons) at Middlesex University for each of the survey questions in comparison to the average for all UK degree courses in Business Information Systems.

Overall student satisfaction
88 /100
9 total respondents
The NSS is commissioned by the Office for Students

Salary

Salary of Graduates of Business Information Systems with Foundation Year BSc (Hons) at Middlesex University

Important: Salary data below is not course specific, but contains data of all students of Business Information Systems with Foundation Year BSc (Hons) at the university. Due to data collection methodology, salary data is mainly based on data related to undergraduate students.

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £25000 £23500 £28000
25-75 percentile range £20000 - £28000 £17500 - £31000 £20000 - £38500


Salary of all UK Graduates of Business Information Systems

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £25932 £23265 £26969
25-75 percentile range £20739 - £31466 £17115 - £30780 £19719 - £35885

What You Will Learn

Programme content: As a student of Business Information Systems with Foundation Year, BSc (Hons) you will study the following course modules.

Year 1

Year 2

Year 3

Modules

Jobs & Career Perspectives

15 months after graduation, graduates of this course were asked about what they do and, if they are working, about their current job and their perspectives.

Current jobs

Job in line with future plans

Utilise skills from studies

Work is meaningful

Required skill level of job after 15 months

% Skilled jobs

Jobs of graduates of this course (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Business Information Systems with Foundation Year BSc (Hons) at Middlesex University

20% Administrative occupations
20% Sales occupations
15% Information Technology Professionals
15% Teaching Professionals
15% Skilled trades occupations
5% Managers, directors and senior officials
5% Business and public service associate professionals
5% Process, plant and machine operatives

Grading & Study Time

Assessment Methods

Study Time Distribution



Entry Requirements / Admissions

Minimum Required UCAS Tariff

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for this course

Qualification requirements

BTEC = must be in a related subject

Our entry requirements provide a guide to the qualifications that you’ll need to study our courses. We have a personalised admissions approach and we make fair but aspirational offers. We want you to aim high and achieve great results. We understand that things have been very different at school and college since the pandemic started however and that you might be worried about what changes to exams in 2021 will mean for you. We’ll always aim to be as flexible as possible and take into consideration any barriers you may have faced in your learning. So if you don’t quite get the grades you hoped, we’ll look at more than your qualifications like your achievements in other areas and your personal statement. At Middlesex, we're proud of how we recognise potential in future students like you and how we can support you to succeed in the future.

English language requirements

test Grade Additional Details
IELTS (Academic) 6 With a minimum of 5.5 in each component
TOEFL (iBT) 72 With at least 17 in listening & writing, 20 in speaking and 18 in reading
PTE Academic 51 With at least 51 in all components
Do you not fulfill the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements?
Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still be able to join Business Information Systems with Foundation Year, BSc (Hons).

Costs

Tuition Fees Business Information Systems with Foundation Year BSc (Hons)

England UK £9250 year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 year 1
Scotland £9250 year 1
Wales £9250 year 1
Channel Islands £9250 year 1
EU £14000 year 1
International £14000 year 1

Average student cost of living in London

Rent £518
Water, gas electricity, internet (at home) £50
Supermarket shopping £81
Clothing £35
Eating out £33
Alcohol £27
Takeaways / food deliveries £30
Going out / entertainment (excl.alcohol, food) £24
Holidays and weekend trips £78
Transport within city £17
Self-care / sports £20
Stationary / books £13
Mobile phone / internet £13
Cable TV / streaming £7
Insurance £51
Other £95
  
Average student cost of living £1092

London costs approx 34% more than average, mainly due to rent being 67% higher than average of other cities. For students staying in student halls, costs of water, gas, electricity, wifi are generally included in the rental. Students in smaller cities where accommodation is in walking/biking distance transport costs tend to be significantly smaller.

How to apply

Application deadline:

January 1, 2024

This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.

Possible Entry Points:

  • Foundation

University Rankings

Positions of Middlesex University in top UK and global rankings.

Rankings of Middlesex University in related subject specific rankings.

Computer Science

    • #36 
    • #301 
    Computer Science
    THE World University Rankings by Subject
    [Published 26 October, 2022]

See all university rankings of Middlesex University

What students say about studying Business Information Systems in the UK?

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About Middlesex University

Established in 1973, Middlesex University is located on the outskirts of London, roughly 40 minutes away by Underground. The university is well-known for attracting large numbers of international students every year, allowing for a diverse experience for everyone involved. In terms of on-campus activities, Middlesex U applicants can look forward to an award-winning Student Union that goes the extra mile when it comes to organising events around campus and bringing people together.

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Where is this programme taught

Hendon Campus
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