BA(Hons) International Business
- Top-up Bachelor Degree

University of Huddersfield, United Kingdom

Non-Local Higher and Professional Education (Regulation) Ordinance
Registration Number: 251922

University of Huddersfield TEF Gold Award

The University of Huddersfield is a long established and successful university with a long and proud tradition in teaching and research. From its roots in 1825, the University has kept its scientific and mechanical expertise and over the last 180 years has successfully expanded into the arts, business, humanities, education and health sciences. The University is located in Huddersfield which is less than one hour from both Manchester and Leeds, and close to Liverpool and Newcastle. London is less than three hours away.

From its modest beginnings in 1825, the University now has around 20,000 students including 4,500 postgraduate students.

The University of Huddersfield consistently performs well in the annual National Student Survey which is an annual review of student satisfaction carried out by the Government's university funding agency, the Higher Education Funding Council for England. It also ranks Top 10 in England for student satisfaction, teaching excellence and graduate employability.

Achievements of University of Huddersfield:
Winner of the first Higher Education Academy Global Teaching Excellence Award (2017)
Recognised as a gold-rated University by the Teaching Excellence Framework (2017)
Ranked No.1 in England for professionally qualified teaching staff by HEFCE (2016)
Winner of the New University of the Year at the Educate North Awards (2015)
Queen's Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education (2015)
Winner of Times Higher Education University of the Year (2013)
Advantages of the University of Huddersfield BA(Hons) Programme
Fully Taught by University of Huddersfield Faculty
An Internationally Recognised Degree
1 Year 6 Subjects
Specialized Modules under 4 Different Programmes
Innovative Approach to Teaching
High Standards of Assessment

Programme Structure
The University of Huddersfield and HKMA offer the BA(Hons) as a continuing professional education programme through part-time study. The full BA(Hons) degree comprises 360 credits. The Hong Kong programme is the final stage of the degree offering students with appropriate academic and professional achievements entry with Advanced Standing status. It means that qualified students entering the Hong Kong programme are automatically given 240 credits exemption from the full programme. The BA(Hons) advanced standing programme in Hong Kong can be completed usually over a period of twelve months.

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For course details:
Carol Wong: 2774 8585
Cathy Lee: 2774 8527
Fax: 2365 1000

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


HK$ 73,500  (Course fee: HK$12,250 x 6 installments)

Entry Requirements

The BA(Hons) Hong Kong Programme is an advanced standing status programme. To be considered for admission with advanced standing status, applicants must have:
At least a Diploma qualification in business related disciplines from a recognized institution:
1. Graduates of the Diploma in Management Studies (DMS) / Advanced Diploma in Management Studies (ADMS) jointly organized by the HKMA / HKPolyU or HKMA / Lingnan University; or other qualifications deemed by University of Huddersfield to be equivalent to these qualifications.
2. Graduates of a Higher Diploma in Business (or equivalent) in a business related subject such as accounting, administration, corporate management, public sector management or leisure services management from a recognised institution in Hong Kong or elsewhere.
3. Graduates of the Edexcel Higher National Diploma in a business related subject from a recognised awarding body in the UK or the equivalent for Hong Kong based students. As appropriate, either the UK National Academic Recognition Information Centre (UK NARIC) Database and/or the Hong Kong Qualifications Framework will be used to judge equivalence.
4. Mature applicants with substantial working experience holding the professional diploma qualification and other relevant experience may be considered on a case-by-case basis.
5. Applicants must be proficient in English Language and will be required to provide evidence of proficiency (such as a minimum GCSE Grade C, TOEFL 550 or IELTS 6.0), unless their higher diploma qualification has been undertaken in an institution where the language of instruction is English.


For course details:
Carol Wong: 2774 8585
Cathy Lee: 2774 8527
Fax: 2365 1000