Our Higher National Diploma in Business (Accounting and Finance) course is an essential foundation for a career in managing financial resources.
The 18 month course provides a standard route to the 1st, 2nd or 3rd year of a university degree. The 12 month course provides an intensive, fast-track route – start in July and you can go to the last year of a UK university in October of the following year. Additionally there is a third option of 15 months for those students who prefer a balance in their timetable.


  • Programme Manager Alice Mitchell
  • Study Level 5
  • Study Mode Full Time
  • Course Length 9 Months* / 12 Months / 2 Year
  • UK / EU Fees £7,400 / £9,700 / £14,600
  • Non EU Fees £11,800 / £16,500 (2 x £8,250) / £23,300
  • Global Plus Fees £17,500 / £21,500 / £34,500
  • Start Date January / April / July / October
  • Application Route Completion can offer students 1st or 2nd and 3rd year entry into UK Universities


To start this course you must have one of the following:

  • an A level
  • a BTEC level 4 diploma
  • a recognised high school diploma
  • related work experience
  • or a recognised university foundation programme qualification

If English is not your first language you will also require UKVI IELTS score at level B2 (approximately 5.5 or above).


Our modular business accounting course here at Oxford Business College…

Higher National Certificate/Diploma Modules:

  • Business and the Business Environment
  • Marketing Essential
  • Human Resource Management
  • Management and Operations
  • Management Accounting
  • Managing a Successful Business Project
  • Business Law
  • Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management
  • Research Project
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Financial Reporting
  • Advanced Management Accounting
  • Financial Management
  • Statistics for Management
  • Business Strategy


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