BTEC HND in Business
The BTEC (Business Technology Engineering Council) Higher National Diploma (HND) is a specialist vocational programme with a strong work related emphasis. The qualification provides a thorough grounding in the key concepts and practical skills required in the sector with national recognition by employers allowing progression directly into employment or to a further degree.
HND in Business Studies and Management is ideal for those who wish to study on the undergraduate level to become better managers. Successful completion of HND allows students direct entry to top-up their honours degrees at British universities.
You may also top-up your HND to BA (Hons) Business Management or Marketing degrees at most of the UK universities.
BTEC HND (Higher National Diploma) is a practical and vocational programme leading to an excellent understanding of the basic principles of business and management. Having successfully completed the first and second year of the HND, students are then eligible to obtain a Bachelors Degree by completing the one year BA (Hons) Business Management or Marketing course through most of the university in the UK.
On successful completion of all the examinations, students are awarded the Edexcel (BTEC) HND certificate.
What are the career prospects?
Students receive a Diploma from Edexcel, and some go on to pursue careers in a wide range of businesses. Students are also eligible to obtain a degree by completing the one year BA (Hons) Business Management or Marketing course at any UK university.