Course description

The Access to Higher Education Diploma in Business is a Level 3 qualification which will prepare you for studying at university. This qualification will give you the relevant subject knowledge needed for higher education as well as a range of study skills that will effectively prepare you for higher education. You will have the opportunity to study subjects such as:

Finance for Business
Business Development and Business Planning
Principles of Marketing
Database Development

What former students say:

"The Access to University programme is far superior to any studying I have done previously at another college; the support given is what elevates Northern College."

"Great tutors and I loved being in such picturesque surroundings. What a beautiful place to learn."

Our next Access to Higher Education Diploma in Business course starts in September 2022 - subject to Awarding Body approval.

What can this course lead to?

BA (Hons) Business Enterprise
BA (Hons) Marketing
BA (Hons) Finance and Accounting
BSc (Hons) Business Management

Want to learn more?

You can find out more about Northern College and the courses on offer at one of our Open Events.


Northern College, Yorkshire

Course session dates

Session dates for 19 September 2022 - 29 April 2023

  • Monday 19 Sep 2022 to Saturday 29 Apr 2023

Course fees and funding support

If you already possess a level 3 qualification, you may consider covering the cost by applying for an Advanced Learner Loan (ALL) or arrange a payment plan with the college. Did you know you don't need to repay your loan back if you complete a university degree afterwards, or until you are earning a certain amount? For full details and ALL eligibility visit:

Course Fee £3384.00