Borders College


Scottish Borders Campus


This course has been designed to prepare students for possible progression to a Business degree course at University, and ultimately for a career in Business, enabling students to embrace the challenges presented in a business environment. Full-time study, developing skills in business analysis, research and tackling complex business issues are just some of the areas that candidates can immerse themselves in throughout this course.

Students may also seek employment following successful completion of the HND programme. A wide range of subjects are studied including Marketing, Management, Business Law, HR, Accounting and Economics. Essential employability skills and entrepreneurship are included in units such as Developing Entrepreneurial Skills.

Undertaking work placement, with support from the college, will allow candidates to apply their skills in the workplace and enhance their opportunities of long term employment.

Entry Requirements

HNC Business. Interview.

Progression Routes

Successful completion may allow students to progress to a range of degree programmes at University, or on to employment within a business environment at administrator or supervisory level.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Business and Computing

SCQF Level