* Programme accredited by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS) and the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), in the UK, with more on the way.

About this course:

Give yourself a head start in today’s competitive world of business with our inspiring and practical BTEC Higher National diplomas. We take the theories off the page by placing industry expertise at the heart of our qualifications.


This course prepares you for a career in business management by providing you with the most relevant career-related content, where you learn, practice and get work-ready. It develops and enhances the range of your personal, cognitive, commercial and interpersonal transferable skills that are vital to a successful performance in the workplace.




Where could BTEC HND in Business take you?

Once you have completed the course, you can choose to move directly to the workplace where you can undertake a job role as Retail Manager, Sales Manager, Business Consultant or General Manager. BTEC graduates possess a combination of knowledge and skills attractive to employers worldwide.


At the same time the BTEC Higher Nationals are intended to keep doors open for future study should you wish to progress further in your education. You can gain a Bachelor Honours Business Studies degree awarded by our partner *Ulster University Qatar, or choose to transfer to various other universities around the UK and worldwide.


*Ulster University is one of the largest and top-ranked Business schools in the UK, it is the 7th out of 101 Business Schools for research excellence, #1 NI University for student satisfaction (NationalSurvey2018)

Learning Outcomes

As a Holder of the BTEC Level 5 HND in Business, you will have developed a sound understanding of the principles underlying your field of study and will have learned to apply those principles more widely. You will have learned to evaluate the appropriateness of different approaches to solving problems. You will be able to perform effectively in your chosen field and will have the qualities necessary for employment in situations requiring the exercise of personal responsibility and decision-making.