BA(Hons) Business Studies - Events Management (Part-time)
- Top-up Bachelor Degree

University of Greenwich, United Kingdom

Top-up degree programme for holders of
Associate Degree/ Higher Diploma/ Advanced Diploma/ Professional Diploma

acknowledged by TEF

The University of Greenwich has achieved a Teaching Excellence Framework silver rating in recognition of high quality resources, teaching and personalised provision.

Alumni of the University of Greenwich

Professor Charles Kao Ch , the Noble Prize winner in Physics in 2009 for his ground breaking research in fibre optics, was a graduate of Electrical Engineering programme at the University's predecessor, Woolwich Polytechnic, in 1957.

Professor Charles Kao


The Hong Kong Management Association (HKMA) jointly offers a top-up degree course with the University of Greenwich. This bachelor degree course not only aims to prepare students in strengthening their business and management knowledge but also to prepare their analytical skills. This Greenwich bachelor degree course is tailored specially for holders of Associate Degree, Higher Diploma, Advanced Diploma, and Professional Diploma, etc.

Why choose the University of Greenwich BA (Hons) BS Programme?

  • An express way for a Reputable UK Degree
    The University of Greenwich is an internationally recognized university. The programme is a fully accredited British undergraduate university degree.
  • Attainable in 8 or 12 months
    Students can complete the programme in 8 months with 4 modules (Year 3 Entry) or 12 months with 6 modules (Year 2 Entry).
  • Different Specializations
    Students can choose to study different specializations including Business Studies, Events Management, Finance, Human Resource Management, Logistics, and Marketing.
  • Fully taught by experienced local associate faculty
    The programme is taught by local experienced associate faculty with local, innovative and practical knowledge and therefore participants can easily apply their learning and case studies into their daily work. Preparation, problem-solving exercise, projects and self-managed learning activities are used to encourage flexible and independent thinking.
  • Affordable and competitive programme fee
    Degree can be obtained in an affordable and competitive programme fee.

Programme Duration

a. Period of study 8 months (2 x 4-month terms)
b. No. of modules 4 modules 3 modules at day time 1 specialisation module in weekday evening
c. Mode of study Each course comprises 45.5 contact hours through regular weekday day time lectures and weekday evening lectures.


Term 1
ModuleFinal Year Project:
Consultancy Project
Managing Strategy
Session 1 - 13Tuesday 2:00pm - 5:30pmMonday 2:00pm - 5:30pm
Tutorial 1 - 4Thursday 2:00pm - 5:30pm--
Term 2
ModuleSmall Business DevelopmentSpecialisation Module
Session 1 - 13Tuesday 2:00pm - 5:30pmWeekday evening 6:30pm - 10:00pm

Programme Structure

The BA (Hons) Business Studies (with different specifications) - Advanced Standing programme in Hong Kong can be completed over a period of 8 months.


Students, upon successful completion of the whole programme will be awarded the BA (Hons) Business Studies by the University of Greenwich.

Financial Assistance

BA (Hons) Business Studies is an approved programme of the Extended Non-means-tested Loan Scheme (ENLS). Students can apply for an ENLS loan to cover the tuition fees payable of this programme.

It is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognise any qualification to which this course may lead.

Language Medium



For course details
Michael Lee 2774 8513
Matthew Ho 27748523
Fax: 2365 1000

It  is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognise any qualification to which this course may lead.



Entry Requirements

  • Holders of Advanced/Higher Diplomas or Associate Degrees from institutes such as VTC, HKU SPACE, CUSCS, CityU SCOPE, HKCC, HKBU SCE, etc. Or
  • Holders of Diploma in Management Studies (DMS)/ Advanced Diploma in Management Studies (ADMS) jointly organised by Hong Kong Polytechnic and the HKMA/ Lingnan University and the HKMA, or equivalent qualification.
  • Applicants must be proficient in English Language and are required to provide evidence of proficiency if educated in a language other than English:
    • IELTS overall band score of 6.0 or above;
    • TOEFL 550 or above;
    • Grade D or above obtained from HKCEE English (Syllabus B);
    • Grade D or above from HKALE English Language; OR
    • Level 3 or above from HKDSE, etc.


For course details
Michael Lee 2774 8513
Matthew Ho 27748523
Fax: 2365 1000