University BA Top-up

About the Top Up Course

With OBS, our African learners can now pursue a BA Top-up programme. After completing the Level 5 course, you will have the opportunity to study a BA (Hons) Business and Management Top-up programme from a number of UK Universities.

Please note that the top up courses may slightly differ depending upon which University you choose.

The OBS BA (Hons) Business and Management Top-up course has been specifically designed for students who have already acquired level 4 and level 5 qualifications in Business, or other equivalent UK/international qualifications. Thus, you can successfully complete the top up and earn a BA (Hons) degree within just 1 year. You will learn about the key aspects in business and management, both theory and practice, with this top-up course.

Moreover, you will also have the opportunity to experience various kinds of learning and teaching strategies that will help you to develop your professional and personal skills. You will be assessed in various ways such as practical work, reports, examinations, individual written assignments and others.

Duration of the Course

The full time course will take 1 year to complete. The duration for the part time course may vary depending on your chosen University.

Entry Requirements

Kindly note that specific entry requirements will vary depending on which University you want to pursue the top up at. Generally Universities require 240 credits at level 4/5.

Requirements for English Language

In case English is not your native language, you will be required to provide verification of your English language proficiency. Normally there is an ILETS or TOEFL English language (or equivalent) requirement.

Universities & Fees

You can pursue BA (Hons) Business and Management top up programmes via distance learning from the following Universities-

Anglia Ruskin University

Top Up Final Year BA (Hons) Management – UK student £3325

Top Up Final Year BA (Hons) Management – Overseas student £2995

University of Sunderland

Top Up Final Year BA (Hons) Business Management – UK student £3995

Up Final Year BA (Hons) Business Management – Overseas student £3650

University of Lincoln

Top Up Final Year BA (Hons) Business Management – UK student £7000

University of Nicosia, Cyprus

Undergraduate Top up to BBA £6000

NOTE: If you are a UK/EU students then you may be eligible for student loans for the top-up portion of your studies(click here to find out more).

Career Opportunities

After completing the course successfully, you will surely get a wide range of excellent career opportunities. You will become eligible for a number of managerial roles and administrative positions in both the private and public sector. You will also be able to use this top-up course as a bridge to pursue for a postgraduate degree.

As a graduate of BA (Hons) Business and Management Top-up course you can expect to get employed in the following job roles:-

  • Chartered Accountant
  • Retail Banker
  • Risk Manager
  • Management Consultant
  • Corporate Investment Banker
  • Insurance Underwriter