Business and Management

Study programmes in Business and Management

Careers in Business and Management

Careers in Business and Management

Studying a Business and Management or Computing course at Barnsley College will enable you to develop skills for a range of careers such as: Accountant, Investment/Commercial Banker, Management Consultant, Retail Manager, Personal Assistant.


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of Business students went on to work or further study after completing their course.

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Student Profile

Alan Muraad

Business Level 3 Full-time

“I chose to study at Barnsley College because they provided the best information about the course. I would recommend studying here because they have the best societies and the teachers are friendly and supportive.”

Holy Trinity

Student Profile

Chloe Smith

Business Level 3 Full-time

“I chose to study at Barnsley College because the course covered a wide variety of business-related topics. Once I finish my course, I’m hoping to study a Business Management degree at university.”

Horizon Community College

Student Profile

Thomas Green

Business Level 3 Full-time

“I chose to study at Barnsley College because of the positive reviews I’d heard from friends and family. My course is interesting and the staff are really supportive. I’d definitely recommend studying here to others.”

Holy Trinity

Student Profile

Steph Swann

Business Administrator Level 2 Apprenticeship

“I enjoy coming to college because everyone is so friendly and supportive. The facilities are great and I already know that I want to progress to Level 3. I would definitely recommend the college to others; the staff always want the best for you and are willing to help in any way possible.”

Netherwood ALC

Alumni Profile

Andy Atkins

Level 7 Strategic Management and Leadership

“Having studied management previously, I was seeking an accredited distance learning course in Strategic Management, where I could learn on-the-job. This course gave me the opportunity to learn new theories, generate new ideas, and put them into practice. It has filled me with new knowledge, skills and experience.”

Team Manager at Wakefield Council.

Alumni Profile

Angela dakin

Level 6 Diploma in Careers Guidance and Development

“I work in the advice and guidance sector and completing this course has hugely benefitted the work I do. It’s made me think about how I support clients and impacted upon the way I deliver impartial Information, Advice and Guidance.”

Careers Education Information, Advice and Guidance Co-ordinator at Kirk Balk Academy

Alumni Profile

Rebecca Cooke

Level 3 Libraries, Archives and Information Services

“As an unqualified member of staff working in a school library, the course was integral to my progression in the workplace. My assessor provided me with clear guidelines and support whilst achieving this much needed qualification. As a mature student, the flexibility of the course was paramount to allow me to obtain my diploma whilst juggling a full time role and raising a young family.”

Deputy Information Centre (School Library) Manager at CTC Kingshurst Academy

Reasons to join us at Barnsley College

Reason 1

You will have the opportunity to take part in a range of extra-curricular activities and trips to places such as Amsterdam.

Reason 2

You will plan and organise your own business events. Past events have included a Christmas Fair, DJ, Jewellery Sales and a host of locally sponsored charity events.

Reason 3

A range of guest speakers from the business industry will provide specialist input into your study programme.

Reason 4

Barnsley College has a well-founded Enterprise scheme to help you get your business idea off the ground.

Reason 5

You will have the chance to take part in events as an ambassador for the College.