London College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd

Business

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Course summary

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The purpose of BTEC Higher National Certificate in Business is to develop you as a professional, self-reflecting individual able to meet the demands of employers in the business sector and adapt to a constantly changing world. The objectives of the BTEC Higher National Certificate in Business are as follows: ● To offer a balance between employability skills and the knowledge essential for students with entrepreneurial, employment or academic aspirations. ● Students will gain a wide range of sector knowledge tied to practical skills gained in research, self-study, directed study and workplace scenarios to meet local or specialist needs. ● To provide you with insight and understanding into international business operations and the opportunities and challenges presented by a globalized marketplace. ● To offer students the chance of career progression in their chosen field. ● To provide you with education and training for a range of careers in business, including management, administration, human resources, and entrepreneurship. ● To equip you with knowledge and understanding of culturally diverse organizations, cross-cultural issues, diversity, and values. ● To provide you with opportunities to enter or progress in employment in business, or progress to higher education qualifications such as HND in the business fields. Professional bodies such as ACCA, CIMA, and CIPS offer exemptions towards their qualifications to graduates of Pearson BTEC Higher National Diploma in Business Management.

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 international students (Tier 4)


Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

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You will be expected to have at least one of the following: • A BTEC Level 3 qualification in Business • A GCE Advanced Level profile that demonstrates strong performance in a relevant subject or adequate performance in more than one GCE subject. • Other related Level 3 qualifications • An Access to Higher Education Certificate awarded by a recognized institution • An international equivalent of the above. Plus you will usually have five GCSE subjects including Maths and English Language at grade C/grade 4 or above. We will normally accept Key Skills and Higher Diploma qualifications as the equivalent to GCSEs. What if I don’t meet any of these entry requirements? Even if you have few or no formal qualifications, you may be able to gain entry to the course if you have the required communication and learning skills, as well as the knowledge, experience, and motivation to succeed. You will be required to take an English and/or Mathematics skills test if you do not hold GCSE Maths and English qualifications or their recognized equivalent. You may also be interviewed for the course. You may need to take an Access course or Foundation (Year 0) course first. If you have been away from academic study for a while, these courses are a great way to get you back into studying. Or if you have never studied before, they help you learn new study skills, essential for success in higher education.


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6.5

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £6165 Year 1
England £6165 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Sponsorship information

Student Finance England

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