ATHE HND in Business Management (240 credits)

Course Details

UK Campus Fee

£ 5750 (Installments Available)


Distance Learning: 1 Year

Course Level


Start Dates

Rolling intakes throughout the year

Canadian Equivalence

Bachelor's Degree (2 Years)


England, Pakistan

Course Description

The ATHE Higher National Diploma (HND) in Business Management consists of 240 credits and comprised of the ATHE Level 4 Extended Diploma plus Level 5 Extended Diploma in Business Management. It is equivalent to the Two years of a 3 year UK Bachelor (Hons) degree as per the British qualification framework which gives the direct entry to graduates in the final year of the Bachelor (Hons) degree in the UK universities.

This HND qualification is the foremost preference of college leavers who want to complete a fast- track international qualification and to start with an entry level or an intermediate level employment.

The objective of this Business related undergraduate qualification is to provide learners with an excellent foundation for a career in a range of organisations. It designed to ensure that each learner is the ‘employment ready: a confident, independent thinker with a detailed knowledge of business and management, and equipped with the skills to adapt rapidly to change.

The content of the qualification is focused on people management, managing projects, marketing, finance for managers, business law, business ethics and social responsibility.

The qualification is ideal for those who have started, or are planning to move into, a career in private or public sector business. Successful completion of the Level 5 Diploma in Business Management qualification will provide learners with the opportunity to progress to further study or employment.

Who is it for ?

  • Secondary school leavers or college graduates looking for global opportunities to work in the field of Administration, Operations Management, Accounting, HR, and Marketing at an entry level position.


  • Business management professionals working in the intermediate or junior level positions but not having a formal qualification to uplift their career to a senior level.


  • College graduates with the previous foundation level qualifications in premedical, pre-engineering, fine arts, general science, and commerce who want to pursue a career in the business sector.


  • College leavers who want to apply for study abroad in UK to get the direct entry into the final year of the bachelor’s degree.


  • Aspirants who want to apply for study Abroad in UK, Australia, and Europe to get an entry into the Bachelor’s degree with some credit exemptions.


  • College leavers who want to start their professional career at the early stage of their life and to grow themselves independently without depending on the parents for further studies.

What you will study

This ATHE Higher National diploma (240 credits) qualification comprised of two sequential levels of the undergraduate qualification:

Stage 2

ATHE Level 5 Extended diploma in Business Management (120 credits)

Stage 1

ATHE Level 4 Extended diploma in Business Management (120 credits)

ATHE Level 4 Diploma

Business Management

Mandatory Units

The Business Environment (15 credits)

People in Organisations (15 credits)

Financial & Management Accounting Techniques for Managers (15 credits)

Communication Skills for Business (15 credits)

Optional Units

Resource Management (15 credits)

The Marketing Mix (15 credits)

Corporate Social Responsibility (15 credits)

Managing a Work-Based Team Project (15 credits)

Entrepreneurship (15 credits)

Customer Relationship Management (15 credits)

Administrative Services (15 credits)

Managing Information and Knowledge (15 credits)

Managing Operations (15 credits)

Managing Quality (15 credits)