Second and Final Year entry

  • If you have completed an appropriate course you could be eligible to apply for second or final year entry onto one of the prestigious Oxford Brookes Business School courses.

    This means you could study towards an Oxford Brookes University degree with a minimum of one year of study if your previous qualification is recognised by the University.

    Join a fantastic Business School and experience the challenge of studying in Oxford, gaining experience of the UK culture in a leading modern university.

    Oxford Brookes Business School is internationally renowned for its teaching and learning. We pride ourselves on taking a student-focused approach aimed at maximising your career potential.

    English language requirements

    • 2nd and Final Year - IELTS - 6.0 overall with 6.0 in reading and writing; 5.5 in listening and speaking

    For a full list of Oxford Brookes University English language requirements are available here.

    How to apply

    Please apply through UCAS. We have carefully matched the syllabi of the following courses against our own to establish how much credit may be awarded to prospective students. However, entry onto one of our courses is not automatically guaranteed as each application will be considered on its own merits.

    For January 2017, the following courses are accepting applications for Second and Final Year entry:

    Below are some of the courses recognised by Oxford Brookes Business School, enabling direct entry into second or final year Oxford Brookes Business School degrees:

  • SQA Qualifications

    Qualification Oxford Brookes University course
    SQA HND Business – B in all graded units and pass overall Business and Management, Year 3
    SQA HND Business with Accounting – B in all graded units and pass overall Accounting and Finance, Year 3
    SQA HND Business with Marketing – B in all graded units and pass overall Business and Management, Year 3
    SQA HND Financial Services – B in all graded units and pass overall Accounting and Finance, Year 3
    SQA HND Global Trade and Business – B in all graded units and pass overall Business and Management, Year 3

    Hong Kong

    City University of Hong Kong

    Qualification Oxford Brookes University course
    Associate of Business Administration in Global Business GPA 2.6 or above Business and Management, Year 3
    Associate of Business Administration in Financial Services GPA 2.6 or above Accounting and Finance, Year 2.5
    Associate of Business Administration in General Management GPA 2.6 or above Business and Management, Year 2.5
    Associate of Business Administration in Global Logistics and Trade GPA 2.6 or above Business and Management, Year 2.5

    Hong Kong University SPACE Community College

    Qualification Oxford Brookes University course
    Associate of Business Administration (Business Administration Theme) GPA 2.6 or above Business and Management, Year 2
    Associate of Business Administration (Accounting Theme) GPA 2.6 or above Accounting and Finance, Year 2
    Higher Diploma in Business (Accounting) - three year course only GPA 2.6 or above Accounting and Finance, Year 2
    Higher Diploma in Business (Finance) - three year course only GPA 2.6 or above Accounting and Finance, Year 2
    Higher Diploma in Marketing and Management - three year course only GPA 2.6 or above Business and Management, Year 2
    Higher Diploma in Sales, Marketing and Advertising - three year course only GPA 2.6 or above Business and Management, Year 2
    Dazhuan Diploma (Business Administration) GPA 2.6 or above Business and Management, Year 3
    Dazhuan Diploma (Accounting) GPA 2.6 or above Accounting and Finance, Year 3

    Nilai University College

    Qualification Oxford Brookes University course
    First two years of the BBA (Hons) International Business - successful completion Business and Management, Year 3
    First two years of the BBA (Hons) Marketing - successful completion Business and Marketing Management, Year 3
    First two years of the BBA (Hons) Business - successful completion Business and Management, Year 3
    First two years of the BA (Hons) Accounting and Finance - successful completion Accounting and Finance, Year 3

    Students who decide to transfer after completing the first year of their programme at Nilai will be considered for second year entry onto the corresponding programme at Oxford Brookes University Business School.

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    The College of North Atlantic

    Qualification Oxford Brookes University course
    Business Administration Diploma – Human Resource Management GPA 2.8 or above Human Resource Management, Year 2
    Business and Management, Year 2
    Business Administration Diploma – Marketing GPA 2.8 or above Business and Marketing Management, Year 2
    Business and Management, Year 2
    Business Administration Diploma – Accounting GPA 2.8 or above Accounting and Finance, Year 2
    Business and Management, Year 2
    Business Management Diploma – Marketing GPA 2.8 or above Business and Marketing Management, Year 3
    Business Management Diploma – Business Administration GPA 2.8 or above Business and Marketing Management, Year 3
    Business Management Diploma – Accounting GPA 2.8 or above Accounting and Finance, Year 3

    Abingdon and Witney College

    Qualification Oxford Brookes University course
    Foundation degree in Business, Management and Communications, 55% or above BA (Hons) Business and Management, Year 3

    Students may also progress to the Year 3 BA (Hons) Business, Management and Communications programme at Abingdon and Witney College or Swindon College.

    Bridgwater College

    Qualification Oxford Brookes University course
    Foundation degree in Business, Management and Communications, 55% or above BA (Hons) Business and Management, Year 3

    Students may also progress to the Year 3 BA (Hons) Business, Management and Communications programme at Abingdon and Witney College or Swindon College.

    City of Oxford, or Reading College Campuses

    Qualification Oxford Brookes University course
    Higher National Diploma in Business, merit profile or above BA (Hons) Business and Management, Year 3
    Foundation degree in Business and Enterprise, 55% or above BA (Hons) Business and Management, Year 3

    Students may also progress to the Year 3 BA (Hons) Business, Management and Communications programme at Abingdon and Witney College or Swindon College with a short bridging module.

    Ruskin

    Qualification Oxford Brookes University course
    Foundation degree in Business and Social Enterprise, 55% or above BA (Hons) Business and Management, Year 3

    Students may also progress to the Year 3 BA (Hons) Business, Management and Communications programme at Abingdon and Witney College or Swindon College with a short bridging module.

    Solihull College

    Qualification Oxford Brookes University course
    Foundation degree in Business, Management and Communications, 55% or above BA (Hons) Business and Management, Year 3

    Students may also progress to the Year 3 BA (Hons) Business and Management programme at Solihull College.

    Swindon College

    Qualification Oxford Brookes University course
    Foundation degree in Business, Management and Communications, 55% or above BA (Hons) Business and Management, Year 3

    Students may also progress to the Year 3 BA (Hons) Business, Management and Communications programme at Swindon College or Abingdon and Witney College.

    AAT Association of Accounting Technicians

    Qualification Oxford Brookes University course
    All levels to be passed, up to and including Technician Level - NVQ Level 4 in Accounting Accounting and Finance, Year 2

    Internationally Recognised Qualifications

    AAT Association of Accounting Technicians

    Qualification Oxford Brookes University course
    All levels to be passed, up to and including Technician Level - NVQ Level 4 in Accounting Accounting and Finance, Year 2

    ACCA Association of Chartered Certified Accountants

    Qualification Oxford Brookes University course
    Fundamental papers F1 to F4 passed Accounting and Finance, Year 2
    Fundamental papers F1 to F9 passed Accounting and Finance, Year 3

    Bellerbys College

    Qualification Oxford Brookes University course
    Bellerbys Undergraduate Year 1 Business and Management Programme with a minimum of 60% or B Business and Management, Year 2

    Edexcel HND

    Qualification Oxford Brookes University course
    Edexcel HND in business-related courses – merit profile or above Accepted for final year entry on a range of Business School undergraduate programmes. Please contact the Business School for further details.

    EF University Preparation Abroad

    Qualification Oxford Brookes University course
    Completion of the EF Diploma in Business and Management (minimum of 60% or a Merit) Business and Management, Year 2

    Kaplan International Colleges

    Qualification Oxford Brookes University course
    Diploma in Business and Management - B grade or above Business and Management, Year 2
    International Business Management, Year 2

    NCC Education

    Qualification Oxford Brookes University course
    Advanced Diploma in Business - credit or above Business and Management, Year 2