Business Management (Advanced Entry)

Edinburgh Napier University


Craiglockhart Campus


This Business Management top-up course provides you with a broad foundation in business and helps you develop skills across a number of business disciplines to complement your previous studies and prepare for a career in business.

This top-up course is delivered fully online (part-time) meaning you can study at a pace and place that suits you. It is particularly aimed at those who already have a broad business-related HND, associate degree or equivalent.

You can pay for this course flexibly on a module-by-module basis. This means that you don't have to pay the full course cost upfront.

You may wish to combine your Business Management with a specialist theme as listed below:
Finance; Hospitality; Human Resource Management; Marketing.

Entry Requirements

2025 entry requirements

Study at SCQF Level 8 or equivalent in an appropriate business and management subject area.

Entry to the specialisms: You will also be required to demonstrate that you have the appropriate level of subject-specific underpinning in Marketing, Human Resource Management, Hospitality or Finance to facilitate entry to the top-up degree.

Start Date






Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning

Course Length

12-24 months


Business and Management

SCQF Level