What will I learn?


The HND extends the range of competencies covered in the HNC and enable learners to consider and revisit core business issues and develop a depth of understanding from a managerial perspective.

An e-Business focus also exists in the programme allowing learners to expand their studies in Information & Communication Technology (ICT) and business by studying e-Commerce, Business ICT.

Time will also be spent looking at self-employment, starting your own business and work placements for crucial work experience prior to graduating.

Opportunities exist to enable learners to attend part-time on an individual subject basis.

Career Prospects

This HND will prepare candidates for entry to a wide range of positions including: Admin Officer; Administration Supervisor; Assistant Manager; Business Development Assistant; Business Manager; Finance Assistant; Purchasing Officer; Office Manager; Planning Officer; Sales Coordinator; Team Leader or Trainee Manager.

Which department am I in?

Dumfries and Galloway College

Study options

Full Time (2 years)

Tuition fees
To be confirmed
Start date

Expected August 2022


Dumfries Campus

College Gate,

Bankend Road,


Dumfries and Galloway,

DG1 4FD, Scotland

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.


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