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BA (Hons) Business Management Top Up – Level 6

Course Overview

The BA (Hons) Business Management Top-up Degree enables you to gain skills and career advancing knowledge that you can immediately apply to the real world.

The Business Management Top-up has been specifically designed to give you the knowledge and practical understanding employers look for in today’s ever changing business climate. You will explore key topics including leadership, innovation, marketing and change – vital concepts in the rapidly transforming world of business in any industry.

Whether your ambition is to take on a senior leadership role in a large organisation, or to drive forward the success of your own business, this Top-up Degree will build on your previous studies in business and take understanding to the next level. Through practical application and business-focused assessments, you will be equipped to thrive within the business environment.

The BA (Hons) Business Management (Top-up) is a progression route from a Higher National Diploma (HND) in Business or a business related course to gain a full degree awarded by Buckinghamshire New University, our validation partner.

Why study this course?

  • This one year course is particularly aimed at those who wish to develop critical, analytical, creative and reflective approaches to business.
  • The Business Management Top-up is suitable for those who already have a broad business-related HND, foundation degree or equivalent.

Course details

  • Location

  • Duration

    1 year
  • Fees

    £ 9,250 per year,
  • Timetable

    Flexible options with weekday, evening, and weekend classes available. Check when you apply.
  • Delivered in partnership with


  • Strategic Marketing (MG624)
  • Managing Innovation in Business (BM627)
  • Leading and Managing Change (MG625)
  • Corporate Strategy and Governance (BM628)

Career progression

Throughout the course, you will develop new skills, whilst enhancing your current knowledge. Once completing the Top-up Degree in Business Management you’ll be better placed to enter employment in management-related positions in any sector.

Graduates have secured employment in local authorities, retail management, financial services, media services and other sectors. Other Regent College London graduates have gone on to start their own businesses or progressed to further study at post-graduate level.

Entry Requirements

  • Level 5 with a good level of business topics is required: 1. A pass in an HND 2. A foundation degree 3. A recognised UK degree or overseas equivalent
  • Evidence of English proficiency (Upper B2). If you have studied an English HND for two years, your completion of the HND meets this requirement.
  • You will also need to attend an academic interview at which you will need to show a good conceptual understanding of business and study expectations at Level 6.
  • Rao M Kashif Khan
    Deputy Head of School of Business and Enterprise