Our BA (Hons) in Business Management equips students with the expertise to understand the changing world of business on a national and global scale. Those who are successful in achieving this degree are highly sought after by employers for their in-depth knowledge of current business practice and for their ability to analyse business challenges and explore solutions. This programme aims to:

  • provide a coherent, broad based programme of study of business organisations and their management within the context of a changing external environment;

  • develop self-aware, reflective students who take responsibility for their own learning and demonstrate a responsibility to fellow learners;

  • develop a range of intellectual and practical skills that will enable graduates to add-value within the workplace;

  • provide assessment and project-based tasks that allows students to apply knowledge and skills appropriately within an authentic context;

  • provide the educational foundation that is relevant to further study and life-long learning;

  • create a learning environment where professional standards are expected, but at the same time recognises that learning is challenging, and appropriate support is provided both by staff and fellow learners for career development.

Entry requirements​
  • Any prior qualification or mature learners (over 21) with management experience that can be mapped towards the  Advanced Diploma - 240 credits (Level 4 and Level 5) in Business Management qualification. We will review your application and advise accordingly. Learn more about recognition of prior learning here

  • Learners must be 18 years or older at the beginning of the course

  • English requirements: If a learner is not from a majority English-speaking country must provide evidence of English language competency. 

Intake dates

March/April, June/July and Oct/November 

Duration and delivery

The qualification may be completed over a minimum period of 12 months using a blended learning approach. Students will typically complete in 15 months.


Study Online: £12000

Study On Campus (International): £15000

*Fees are paid in 2 equal instalments

Qualification structure
  • Stage 1: 

  1. Leadership, People & HR Management 

  2. Operations Management & Financial Decision Making 

  3. Sustainable Business Practices & Research Methods 

  • Stage 2:

  1. International Business (20 credits)

  2. Business Strategy (20 credits)

  3. Leadership and Management Development (20 credits)

  4. Business Communications (20 credits)

  5. New Venture Management and Development (20 credits)

  6. Business and Management Research (20 credits)

Stage 2 is delivered and assessed by our UK based academic partner, London Graduate School, using their virtual learning platform.

Awarding Body

From 1st May 2022 we will be moving from University of Chichester awarded degrees to a London based university which will be announced once the partnership with University of Chichester has officially ended.