Business and Management University of Derby


Awarded by: Chartered Management Institute

HND Business and Management (CMI accredited)

*Broaden your knowledge of the business world and develop your management skills to prepare for a high-level career in industry and commerce. Up to date and relevant, Derby’s HND Business and Management immerses you in contemporary business and equips you with all the skills that employers need. *

Why choose this course?

With its strong vocational focus, HND Business and Management takes you far. You will gain knowledge of disciplines like marketing, accountancy and finance while building your decision-making, problem-solving and leadership skills. Business Management at Derby was ranked top ten for overall satisfaction in the 2017 National Student Survey.

Is this course for you?

HND Business and Management has slightly lower entry requirements than a full honours degree and leads to a nationally recognised qualification in just two years, with assessment based entirely on coursework.

How you will learn

Apply theory to real-world business scenarios through consultancy projects, company visits and internship opportunities. You can specialise in Enterprise, Logistics, Marketing, HRM, Economics or Finance in stage two.

Opportunities and experiences

HND Business and Management is accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI). Alongside your studies, you can achieve a CMI Level 5 qualification to set you apart when applying for management positions.

Careers and employability

With the HND Business and Management you can go straight into employment or gain direct entry to the final year of a relevant honours degree. Our graduates have secured roles with companies such as Barclaycard and Jaguar Land Rover.

  • Qualification

    Higher National Diploma - HND

  • Study mode


  • Location

    Main Site

  • Start date

    17 September 2018

  • Duration

    2 years

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.

Course code 21NN
Institution code D39
Campus name Main Site
Campus code -

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 64 - 96 points Your offer will be based on your predicted grades from your core A2s (full A levels), BTEC Diploma etc. We will accept up to 16 points towards the total from level 3 qualifications such as AS (where those AS levels are not taken on to A2 level), the Extended Project, or Music qualifications. In addition you are required to have 5 GCSEs grades A-C or grade 4 including Maths and English. For Access to HE please see the specific credits required in the section for Access to HE
Access to HE Diploma Pass Access to Higher Education Diploma (60 credits) with a minimum 24 level three credits at Merit plus GCSE Maths and English. Functional Skills or Key Skills at level 2

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9,250 Year 1
EU £9,250 Year 1
International £11,750 Year 1
England £9,250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 Year 1
Scotland £9,250 Year 1
Wales £9,250 Year 1

Additional fee information

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