BTEC Higher National Diploma in Business

Overview

Edexcel is the UK’s largest awarding body which is accredited by the UK Government’s Qualifications and Curriculum Authority (QCA) to award a range of qualifications. Edexcel operates in 112 countries and every year more than four million people study its internationally recognised qualifications.

Edexcel BTEC Higher Nationals are designed to provide a specialist vocational programme, linked to professional body requirements and National Occupational Standards. BTEC Higher Nationals offer a strong, sector-related emphasis on practical skills development alongside the development of requisite knowledge and understanding.

The HND in Business (Management) is a major workplace qualification course, delivered over 1½ years, which includes a broad range of highly relevant business and management subject areas, making it ideal for those who are planning to move into a career in private or public sector business.

The BTEC Higher National Diploma offer a progression route to the third year of an honours degree programme in most of UK universities, depending on the match of the BTEC Higher National units to the degree programme in question.