The BA (Hons) Business Management degree aims to provide you with a critical understanding of the role of business in contemporary society. Pursuing the programme is a great opportunity to gain a degree that is clearly focused on your long-term career prospects in a wide variety of contexts. Whether you are thinking of setting up your own business, working in a large corporation, the public sector or small and medium enterprises you will need to possess an understanding of how businesses operate.


240 credits from Ofqual approved institution


Top Up: 120 credits from YSJ

Program Aims

  • Academic Excellence – to develop individuals with a sound knowledge and understanding of overall functioning of departments.
  • Critical Thinking and Effective Communication – to create reflective practitioners who are able to analyse and synthesise complex information. Develop students’ ability to communicate and collaborate in a variety of contexts.
  • Learning and Personal Development – to promote individuals who are willing to adapt to a complex and rapidly changing environment.
  • Active Citizenship - to foster through adopting a critical stance students’ contribution to society at large.

Mode: Blended Programme Structure

The programme is committed to the provision of skills that will enhance your employability in a business management environment.


240 credits from a recognised Ofqual awarding body. Accepted qualifications are:

  • Higher National Diploma (HND)
  • Level 5 Diploma in Management (QCF / NQF) from a recognised Professional Body
  • FdA in Business Management or equivalent from a UK HEI
  • International qualifications (equivalent UK Diploma in HE) approved via the NARIC database and in line with common competitor practice.


3BM290Introduction to Business Research20
3BM170Strategic HRM20
3BM060International Marketing20
3BM070Strategic Corporate Finance20
3BM020Organisational Strategy & Decision Making20
3BM280Applied Business Research20
Total 120
Total Programme CreditsApplied Business Research360

Entry Criteria

  • Residents with minimum 18 years of age, completed high school diploma or equivalent & fluency in Academic English.
  • Student with 240 UK credits* are eligible for final year Top-Up.


  • Class Activities | Traditional Pen & Paper Exam
  • Assignments | Case Study | Project Work
  • Presentation | Debates / Discussions | Report Writing


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