BA (Hons) Top-up

Business Management (Top-up)

2 years
September 2024
Online learning

Our Business Management by e-learning top-up course is ideal if you’ve successfully completed a relevant and applicable business course which you’re looking to build on to gain an honours degree.

Why study with us

  • 6th
    in the UK for academic support
    National Student Survey (Management Studies) (compared with unis in the Guardian University Guide)
  • Top
    in the UK for overall positivity
    National Student Survey (Management Studies) (compared with unis in the Guardian University Guide)
  • Our Management studies courses are ranked in the top 10 in the UK for assessment and feedback – National Student Survey (NSS) 2022.
  • Business Management and Marketing courses are ranked 1st for student satisfaction in the North West - The Complete University Guide - subject ranking 2022.
  • This course is delivered entirely online, so you can study from home, work or anywhere in the world.

What you'll do

  • You’ll have the opportunity to complete a project that’s directly related to your job, allowing you to apply the skills you’ve learned to your workplace.
  • Our Library service offers a Distance learning Service, so you can easily access book loans, online journals and study support throughout the course.
  • You'll expand your existing business management knowledge by gaining a greater understanding of contemporary business strategy.


Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of our published course information. However, our programmes are subject to ongoing review and development. Changing circumstances may cause alteration to, or the cancellation of, courses. Changes may be necessary to comply with the requirements of accrediting bodies or revisions to subject benchmarks statements. As well as to keep courses updated and contemporary, or as a result of student feedback. We reserve the right to make variations if we consider such action to be necessary or in the best interests of students.

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Academic expertise

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Peter Short
Senior Lecturer in Enterprise and Employability
School of Business

Peter has a broad spectrum of international business experience that has been developed via senior management and leadership roles within a number of large corporations. He is a senior lecturer in the School with responsibility for enterprise and employability. He has significant…

Future careers

We are renowned for developing graduates who are highly employable and have strong entrepreneurial skills.

Fees and funding

Distance Part-time£1,540 per 20 credits
Distance Part-time£1,540 per 20 credits

Scholarships and bursaries

We have a wide range of bursaries, scholarships and funds available to help support you whilst studying with us.

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This course is based in the School of Business

For information on possible changes to course information, see our essential and important course information

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