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Undergraduate Qualifications

Our flexible qualification structure leads from certificate to diploma to degree. You can study for a certificate, or put it towards a diploma and stop there, or carry on towards an honours degree. Whatever you decide, each award is a valuable qualification in its own right.

  • BA (Honours) Business Management

    Asks how businesses develop strategies, handle risk and take decisions – exploring functions such as marketing, accounting and finance. Relates these questions to your own experience and equips you for a wide range of employment opportunities.

  • BA (Honours) Business Management (Sport and Football)

    If you’re passionate about football and you want to study business, have you thought about combining the two? This unique qualification will develop your skills and understanding of business, management, training and sport with a focus on football – enhancing your career prospects and developing a wide range of business skills transferable beyond sport and football.

  • BA/BSc (Honours) Open degree

    The UK’s most flexible degree programme that lets you study any subjects you like, in any combination – enabling you to build a unique qualification that exactly matches your personal and professional development needs.

  • BSc (Honours) Computing & IT and Business

    Designed to familiarise you with the business world and give you specialist IT knowledge – enabling you to offer employers a wide ranging and highly valuable skillset that meets the needs of today’s technology-dependent organisations.

  • Diploma of Higher Education in Business Management

    Explores the nature of contemporary business organisations – from their processes, core functions and structure to their culture and behavior – and wider aspects such as the markets and environments in which they operate.

  • Diploma of Higher Education in Business Management (Sport and Football)

    Builds business and management skills and understanding in the context of training and sport, with a focus on football. Designed in partnership with the English Football League Trust, the qualification includes workshops at football league stadia.

  • Certificate of Higher Education in Business Management

    Explores the essentials of business and management. Choose a broad approach, or focus on leadership practice, accounting, economics, innovation & enterprise or marketing – with optional modules including communication, personal finance or mathematics.

  • Certificate of Higher Education in Business Management (Sport and Football)

    Explores the essentials of working in business and management with a particular focus on football and the sport industry more generally. Applies theory to real world situations using case studies and examples. Developed in partnership with the English Football League Trust. The qualification includes workshops in football stadia.

  • Professional Certificate in Accounting

    Develops key practical and professional skills in accounting. This certificate is accredited by a range of professional accounting bodies and provides exemptions from some qualifying exams.

  • Professional Certificate in Management

    Provides a thorough grounding in the disciplines of team, department and project management, and the practical skills needed to be an effective, productive and reflective manager anywhere in the world. Also provides an entry route to our MBA.

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