BTEC Higher National Diplomas are designed to provide a specialist vocational programme, linked to professional body requirements and with a strong work related emphasis.
The qualifications provide a thorough grounding in the key concepts and practical skills required in their specialist sector and their wide recognition by employers allows progression directly into employment.
BTEC Higher Nationals offer a strong emphasis on practical skills development alongside the development of requisite knowledge and understanding in their sector.
This course offers a broad based introduction to Business and a specialist field of management. A range of assessment methods is used including coursework, projects, presentations and examinations
General Entry Requirements
you are under 21 years of age at the start of the course, you must have at least one
of the following:
- At least one GCE A-level
pass. In addition, you should have appropriate supporting passes at GCSE
(including English and Maths at grade C or above) or Key Skills Level 2
qualifications in communication, IT and Application of Number or
- A Level 3 qualification
such as: BTEC level 3 Diploma, National
Diploma, Advanced GNVQ/NVQ, AVCE/VCE, Foundation Certificate in a relevant subject
- Access to Higher Education in a relevant subject
- Advanced Modern
Apprenticeship with Level 3 qualifications in a relevant subject
- An equivalent foreign
- Any other level 3
qualification in a relevant subject
If you are over 21 years of age, you may demonstrate a more
varied profile of achievement that is likely to include relevant work
experience and/or achievement of a range of professional qualifications in their
The range of skills acquired on the course will be particularly relevant to management, finance, banking and retail sectors.
Graduates can also progress to a 1-year BA(Hons) Top Up degree in Business Management awarded by the University of Derby.
ACCA, CIMA and CIPS offer exemptions towards their professional qualifications to graduates of Pearson BTEC Higher National Diploma in Business Management
Note: Before you apply, please make sure you have access to your email, prepared document scans (picture, passport, other supporting documents)
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