BA (Hons) Business English (International Top Up Route)

This is a one-year full time programme of study designed for holders of a business or management based Level 5 associate degree (or equivalent) seeking to earn a full honours degree, and then having the potential to pursue postgraduate studies.

Course content

One of the central elements of the University of Chichester’s vision is student experience: we pride ourselves in providing an educational experience designed for and around the student. Consistent with this philosophy, the BA (Hons) Business English is designed to provide an excellent learning experience customised to facilitate learning and personal development for international students wishing to continue their studies at final year honours level in the UK in parallel with further development of their academic English skills.

Where this can take you

The programme focuses on developing academic and communication skills that are required to perform successfully at the postgraduate level. Students will develop their business knowledge, cultural awareness, language ability, and ability to conduct independent research projects.

The BA (Hons) Business English can be used to apply to business postgraduate degrees in any UK universities but also, under certain academic conditions, will provide students with a guaranteed admission to one of our following postgraduate degree programmes: MSc in International Business, MSc International Business and Finance, MSc International Business and Marketing. Students with a lower second class degree (2:2) earned in the BA (Hons) Business English are guaranteed admission to one of our postgraduate programmes. Students with at least an upper second class degree (2:1) earned in the BA (Hons) Business English are guaranteed admission to one of our postgraduate programme and will qualify for a bursary.

Teaching assessment

The BA (Hons) Business and Management from the School of Enterprise, Management and Leadership (SEMAL) at the University of Chichester capitalises on more than 10 years of specialist business and management education, and has the following features:

  • Delivered in the supportive learning environment that we take pride in offering our students. wWe have a track record of students significantly improving their academic performance during their studies with us;
  • No large classes, but workshop based, interactive and developmental activities in a small group learning environment;
  • State of the art learning facilities

The learning focus of the BA (Hons) Business English combines study skills, academic English, research skills, and business practice.

UCAS code: 
NQ31
College Code: 
C58

Course length

1 Year Full Time