Oxford Brookes University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Business and Enterprise (Top-Up) (Activate Learning - City of Oxford College)

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Course summary

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The BA (Hons) ‘top up’ in Business and Enterprise provides a practical business education for entrepreneurial students who wish to further their knowledge of Business and Enterprise which will open up routes into postgraduate study, graduate jobs or growing their own businesses. Designed in cooperation with and supported by employers, the programme has a strong focus on employability skills appropriate to the workplace. This is a Level 6, Final Year BA (Hons) Business and Enterprise programme which builds on the learning achieved in the Foundation Degree Business and Enterprise (or equivalent). The programme has been designed to further students’ knowledge of business and enterprise and of good business management practice. The programme also includes a requirement to complete a Dissertation or an equivalent work based learning research project which will prepare students for postgraduate study. The modules are focussed on the role of entrepreneurs within the business community and students are equipped to be entrepreneurs within an existing business organisation or with the skills to develop their own business. The flexible timetable enables students to remain in employment while undertaking the programme.

Course details


How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

This course is not open to applicants who require a Tier 4 visa to study in the UK.


Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff Not accepted
A level Not accepted
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) Not accepted
Access to HE Diploma Not accepted
Scottish Higher Not accepted

A Foundation Degree in a relevant discipline, with a minimum of 55% grade average achieved at Level 5, or an HND in a relevant subject with 240 credits with Merit Profile at Level 5.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £7570 Year 1
Channel Islands £7570 Year 1
England £7570 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7570 Year 1
Scotland £7570 Year 1
Wales £7570 Year 1
International £9270 Year 1

Additional fee information

Please note tuition fees may increase in subsequent years for both new and continuing students in line with an inflationary amount determined by government. Oxford Brookes University intends to continue to set fees at the maximum level permitted for new and returning Home/EU students. Fees are subject to agreement by the Office for Students.
Business and Enterprise (Top-Up) (Activate Learning - City of Oxford College) at Oxford Brookes University - UCAS