BA (Hons) Business (Finance) (Top-Up)

Looking to enhance your existing qualification? Shape and accelerate your career with our business (finance) top-up degree. Suited to anyone who wants to maximise their opportunities in the world of business and finance, this specialist course will get you exactly where you need to be for a successful future in your chosen industry.

Course details

Good financial management is key to achieving strategic business goals. If you have previously completed a HND in Business (or equivalent) and you want to develop your skills further, then this is the next step for you. On this course, you’ll gain a wider understanding of business environments, financial decision making and strategic management – within just one year of study.
  • Mode of study: online
  • Intake: Intakes: September, January,  May
  • Course length: 1 years
  • Course fee: £6,935
  • Locations: online

Arden University London

Course overview

By teaching you the fundamentals of business and finance, this course will encourage you to examine the possibilities of improving the performance of a business through sound financial decisions. Mastering skills like this will help you to take the step from confident graduate to respected professional. 


Entry requirements

To be eligible for this BA (Hons) Business (Finance) top-up degree, we need to see that you have:

  • A HND in Business or equivalent, provided that your prior learning is consistent with Level 5 of the functional areas of Business (Finance, Marketing, HRM and Operations Management)


By completing a finance and business top up degree, your CV is guaranteed to stand out from the rest. Not only will you have a wide range of skills to showcase, but you’ll also have the knowledge and experience to thrive in any career path of your choice. Some job roles you might consider are:

  • Business Analyst
  • Business Development Executive
  • Buying Assistant
  • Accounting Technician
  • Actuarial Analyst
  • Company Secretary
  • Stockbroker


It’s a great way to study if you’re looking for flexibility. It was challenging to balance a full-time job with my degree but once I was in a routine, it was much easier to manage everything. Online learning has actually helped me become very good with time management and given me the ability to prioritise tasks.

  • Contemporary Management Issues
  • Strategic Management
  • Managing Self and Others
  • Financial Decision Making
  • Research Methods and Dissertation