This is an intensive yet rewarding course which is intended to provide a qualification equivalent to three A-levels, recognised by universities as sufficient for entry to business and finance related degree courses such as accountancy, actuarial science, banking and finance, business administration, economics, financial services, insurance and international trade.
Throughout the course, you will delve into an array of units that can prepare you for the business and finance career you want to work towards. From financial accounting and business financing to economics and financial markets. With a broad scope, you can use this knowledge to progress into a specified area of study in business and finance.
You will also be developing a wide range of academic study skills on the course, from essay writing to using ICT, leading you towards the Independent Academic Study unit, where you will have the chance to experience what producing a dissertation will be like, once you move onto university.
Business Financial Accounting
Developing a Business Plan
Managing Human Resources for Business
Marketing Principles and Implications for Business
The Nature and Context of Business
Business Recruitment and Retention
Financial Planning in Business
IT Business Solutions
IT Systems Security
Independent Academic Study (Business Studies)
Giving a presentation to an audience
Skills for study: Essay writing
Skills for study: Research
Skills for study: Writing
You must be at least 18 years old (17 years old if study 100% online).
You must have a Level 2 in Maths and English [GCSE at grade 4 (GCSE Grade C) or above]
If your first language is not English you will need an IELTS score of 5.5 or higher.
Full-time Intensive: 6 months
Full-time Standard: 9 months
Part-time: 18-24 months
Hybrid: 3 months online + 3-6 months in the UK (Reading or Southampton)
100% Online: GBP £1800
100% in the UK: GBP £5000 (6 months), GBP £6500 (9 months)
Hybrid: GBP £4000
Egraduate College is an online college of further education and training. We provide online courses in business studies, computing, esports & creative computing, healthcare and medicine. These courses lead to internationally recognised qualifications awarded by UK Awarding Organisations.
We are accredited by Open College Network South East Region (trading as Laser Learning Awards).
At Egraduate College, we are dedicated to making higher education more accessible and affordable for students worldwide. Our purpose is to provide high-quality, online courses that offer significant cost savings in comparison to traditional college pathways. We strive to ensure that our courses are not only economical but also transferable to a variety of degree programmes at universities in the UK and abroad.