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Explore the world of global business and economics

Whether you are looking for a unique edge in job interviews or simply want to understand better the world in which you live, our courses in Business and Professional Skills offer exciting opportunities for you to develop your abilities. Taught by experts from Imperial College Business School and the Careers Service they offer insights into topics such as innovation, entrepreneurship and economics, writing a CV and working effectively as part of a team.

Please see the 2016-17 course options below and check the course descriptions for more information.

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Business and Professional Skills for first years

Course codeCourse titleECTSDurationWhen
 HBI01  Introduction to Management   0  8 weeks Autumn OR Spring term
 HBI02  Professional Skills for Employability 
 0  8 weeks Autumn OR Spring term
 HBI03  Innovation and Entrepreneurship Challenge  0  8 weeks Autumn OR Spring term
 HBI04  Introduction to Making and Prototyping  0   8 weeks Spring term only

Business and Professional skills for second years

  • No courses are currently available for second students in this field of study. 
  • BPES courses are available through the Business School for some students in some departments to take for degree credit. Please speak to your departmental administrator to check if you are eligible.

Business and Professional skills for third and fourth years

  • No courses are currently available for third and fourth year students in this field of study. 
  • BPES courses are available through the Business School for some students in some departments to take for degree credit. Please speak to your departmental administrator to check if you are eligible.

Imperial Horizons courses listed in our literature and on the website are those that the Centre is currently offering in the academic year listed.  Courses run subject to sufficient demand and resources. The College reserves the right to cap numbers and change or discontinue courses.