BA (Hons) Healthcare Management Top-Up Degree

Designed to bring out your best qualities as a caring manager, this course will launch your career as a healthcare professional. You’ll learn how to make informed decisions that lead to better practices in a challenging professional environment.

Course details

This one year top-up course will help you gain all the skills that are necessary to become an effective manager in the healthcare sector. Developing professional level management skills and a solid understanding of the healthcare industry, this course will fulfil your career aspirations in the healthcare sector – whatever they are.
  • Mode of study: Blended learning
  • Intake: Intakes: September, January,  May
  • Course length: 1 years
  • Course fee: 9250
  • Locations: London/ Birmingham/ Manchester/ Leeds campus

Arden University London

Course overview

The perfect choice for anyone who’s already completed a HND in healthcare or business (or equivalent), this fast-track route to a full degree is the equivalent of the final year of undergraduate study, quickly accelerating you to graduate status. 


Entry requirements

To be eligible to study this BA (Hons) Healthcare Management top-up degree, we need to see that you have: 

  • A HND in health or social care or equivalent – your prior learning must be consistent with Level 5 of the functional areas of communications in Health and Social Care, Health and Safety, Personal and Professional Development, Working in Partnership.


Boosting your knowledge of health and social care, as well as mastering the fundamentals of successful management, this course can equip you with a range of vocational skills that will lead you to your future career and beyond. A few roles you might want to consider include:

  • Care Manager
  • Health Service Manager
  • Charity Officer
  • Health Promotion Specialist


Whether it’s becoming a management-level healthcare professional or using your problem solving skills to improve business performance, completing this course will give you the skills needed to work in an industry you love. You’ll gain a strong understanding of several key modules within the industry that will ultimately lead to bigger, better career opportunities in the healthcare sector.
  • Quality Management in a Care Setting
  • Business Analysis and Planning
  • Global Health and Sustainability
  • Project Management and Risk
  • Research Methods and Final Project