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Global Sustainable Development Single Honours

Business Studies
Bachelor of Arts & Science (BASc)

Three year full-time programme

Transdisciplinary Single Honours Degree
Study abroad or work placement opportunities

Do you want to identify solutions for global inequalities in food, education, work, and justice? Do you agree that our environment and societies are becoming increasingly unstable and volatile? Do you want to expand your knowledge of the social, economic, and environmental injustices that are unsustainable and demand change throughout the world?

Our Single Honours BASc in Global Sustainable Development offers you a unique interdisciplinary education in the Big Questions of our time. This course is the first of its kind in the United Kingdom. It offers you flexibility, varied assessment methods, and practical outputs from your studies, preparing you with a diverse skill set for pursuing a range of career pathways. You will be encountering problems surrounding food, water and energy security, biodiversity loss, gender equality, climate change, sustainable economic growth, and international governance. As you undertake your studies, we will provide you with the necessary support and tools to be able to understand, and perhaps even fix, today's important issues.

Essential information

Entry requirements

A level:
  • AAA
  • You will also need grade B/grade 6 in English and Mathematics at GCSE
  • 38 to include English and Mathematics

For more information on our entry requirements please see here.

UCAS code



3 years full-time or 4 years full-time with intercalated year spent either studying abroad or on work placement.*


An Honours Degree requires a minimum of 360 CATS during the course, comprising 120 CATS per year.


Bachelor of Arts and Sciences (BASc)

Location of study

University of Warwick

Tuition fees

Find out more about fees and funding

Study abroad

Integrated (Term 2 & 3 of Year Two) or Intercalated (year-long) options available. More information.

Additional course costs

There may be costs associated with other items or services such as academic texts, course notes, and trips associated with your course. Students who choose to complete a work placement or study abroad will pay reduced tuition fees for their third year.

* You will be automatically enrolled on the three-year course, however, you have the option to change to a four-year course with an intercalated year in your third year. During the intercalated year, you may pursue a study abroad programme or a work placement (subject to you meeting departmental academic requirements).