BA (Hons) Business management and entrepreneurship course – Top-up – is one of the most popular undergraduate business courses for students from the United Kingdom. Offering a deep understanding of the business sector in terms of management, marketing, finance, operations and economy, this course will prepare you to become an entrepreneur and, eventually, have your own start-up.
Specifically designed for students with an HND-level qualification, the course will build on what you’ve learnt in your HND program, mainly focusing on entrepreneurship and the most important skills you’ll need in order to start your own business.
You’ll cover the critical analysis of a business plan and how to make choices in order to financially grow your company. You’ll also learn how to come up with innovative ideas, how to pitch an idea and how to create a start-up step by step.
The course will include practical learning, therefore, at the end of it you’ll be able to properly create and manage a business plan, successfully implement strategies and be able to take care of the financial side of it.
Course Length: 1 year;
Start dates: August;
- Business analysis
- Financial analysis
- Account management
- Consumer goods
- Government departments
- The (Top-Up) course is designed for applicants with a Level 5 qualification, such as a Higher National Diploma, or other equivalents, or have completed the second year of a relevant degree.
- Applicants must have a relevant HND or a foundation degree with 240 credits in any Business and/or Management related areas.
- Overseas learners must demonstrate an approved level of proficiency in the use of English language
- Applicants must attend an interview with a member of the admission team
- Applicants must bring the original certificates at the moment of registration
- New venture creation
- Business analytics
- Work based practice – placement
- Creating and managing digital systems
- Strategic management in a global context
Teaching methods include a mix of lectures, seminars, group-work and e-learning. Assessment methods include written exams, case studies, assignments, projects and reports.
Compared to studying HND, you will spend most of your time independently for assessment preparation and learning.
After completing your undergraduate degree, if you decide to enhance your career prospects even further, you can apply for a postgraduate Master program.
For more information regarding progression, please contact Atlantic London.
The Tuition Fee of the course may vary depending on the institution you have chosen, as well as your status in the UK. The course is available for UK/EU and International Students as well.
Please contact us to find out the tuition fee for a specific course you’d like to know about.
Government Funds – Student Finance England
If you are an UK/EU citizen or living in the UK on Indefinite stay, you can receive support from the government via Student Loan Company to cover tuition fees and some living costs while studying, depending on your circumstances.
Tuition fee loans, which cover the full cost of your course, are paid directly to the course provider.
You can apply for a Maintenance loan at the same time, which will help you cover some of your expenses. This loan will be paid directly into your bank account at the start of each term.
You won’t have to pay back the loan until one after your graduation, when you’ll earn over a threshold set by Student Loan.
Students can also apply for other grants subject to availability and eligibility, such as grants for disability, or for childcare costs.