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Business Administration BA (Hons) - Online with NCC Education

What makes Business Administration at Worcester special?

This online top-up degree is delivered for the University of Worcester by NCC Education. It is currently open to graduates of the NCC Education Level 5 Diploma in Business (QCF), or equivalent.

Learning via NCC Education’s online Campus is fully supported by a friendly, expert teaching team and online materials.  You will achieve a University of Worcester degree studying in your own country.

Watch Muyiwa talk about his experience in the UK as an International Student and the opportunities that the UK Higher Education offers to the non-British students.

Key features

  • Ideal preparation for a career in international business and management
  • Opportunity to improve your employment prospects or progress to postgraduate study
  • Builds on existing knowledge of the global business environment, management, accounting, marketing and finance
  • Access to a range of transferable skills and an appreciation of working in a diverse and multi-cultural environment.

I enjoyed every bit of the programme; from the lively and informative live chats, lecturers to private group discussions. The programme brings together students from all over the world and getting to know everyone and their cultures was priceless.

Jeffer Cherengeti

Entry requirements

What qualifications will you need?

Entry requirements

This course is currently open to graduates of the NCC Education Level 5 Diploma in Business (QCF), or equivalent.

Other information

For more information contact NCC Education by email:

It was a wonderful experience because of the wide variety of friends I met through the chat sessions and their insights. The assessments were designed to both cover the course content as well as further our knowledge.

Dineema Haputhanthri

Course content

What will you study?

You will study eight modules in:

  • Business Research Methods
  • Business Strategy
  • Management and Organisational Behaviour
  • Business-to-Business Marketing
  • International Marketing Strategy
  • Business Analysis and Decision Making
  • Strategic Operations and Quality Management
  • Management Accounting and Finance

Course overview

Mark Richardson and Robin Bell introduce Worcester Business School and discuss how this programme is delivered online.

Teaching and Assessment

How will you be taught?

Support to learn

Our friendly and expert tutor team are always available to help and guide you. You will talk to them every week online, and you can contact them any time by email. All your course materials will be accessible via NCC Education’s Virtual Learning Environment Campus. You will be provided with full details of what you need to do for each module and when to attend the module discussion/chat sessions.

There is an ‘Orientation Week’ at the start of your programme, which enables you to experience the online learning approach and find out how to gain access to your tutors, study material, all supporting resources, policies and advice.

Each week, you will:

  • Watch the video lecture for the topic
  • Work through the topic tutorial
  • Join in Discussion Forums, answering questions and tasks set out by the Module Leader
  • Take part in a Live Chat session with the Module Leader and other students to discuss the week’s topic
  • Carry out private study, reading around the topics and tasks set

During your studies, you will also have access to:

  • An Assessment Surgery week where you will be able ask questions about your assignments
  • Helpful reminder emails (if appropriate) to encourage you to engage with online learning materials
  • Inter-semester activities to improve your study skills; prepare you for future employability (e.g. CV writing skills); enhance your understanding of business terminology and preparatory reading
  • NCC Education and University of Worcester’s digital library resources


Where could it take you?

Some examples of jobs obtained by recent graduates:

Country  Year of Completion   Current Role  Industry
Bangladesh 2012  Relationship Officer  Banking 
Ghana 2012 Marketing Manager Security 
Myanmar  2009 Logistics Executive Freight (Singapore) 
South Africa 2009 Events Manager Healthcare 
South Africa 2008 Projects Controller Automotive 
UAE 2012 Customer Service Representative Mining
Vietnam 2011 Account Manager  Oil and Energy (Blue Chip) 
Vietnam 2013 Online Marketing Executive  Design Consultancy 


How do you apply?

How to apply

Enroll via NCC Education, or for more information email