Oxford Brookes Business School

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
    Find out more: Full list of English language requirements »

    How to apply

    Please apply directly through the University. 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 September 2019, the following courses are accepting applications for Second and Final Year entry:

    Recognised courses

    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

    College of continuing Education at Shanghai University

    International Business Diploma - Passed with an overall average of at least 75% (or GPA 2.7)

    Accounting and Finance, Year 3

    SQA Qualifications

    SQA HND Business with Human Resource Management – B in all graded units and pass overall

    SQA HND Business with IT – B in all graded units and pass overall

    SQA HND Hospitality Management – B in all graded units and pass overall

    BA Human Resource Management Year 3




    Business and Management, Year 3




    International Hospitality Management, 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.

    Brickfields Asian College

    UK Transfer Degree Programme Accounting and Finance completion of Year 1 or Year 2 - average pass rate of 50% in all modules

    UK Transfer Degree Programme Business completion of Year 1 or Year 2 - average pass rate of 50% in all modules

    Foundation in Accounting, Economics, Law and Marketing - average pass rate of 60% and 50% pass in all modules of the Foundation programme including mathematics

    Accounting and Finance, Year 2 or Year 3





    Business and Management, Year 2 or 3






    Accounting and Finance, Year 1

     

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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 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.

    Foundation degree in Events Management, 55% or above

    Foundation degree in Business and Management Practice, 55% or above

    BA (Hons) Events Management Year 3




    BA (Hons) Business and Management, Year 3

    Students may also progress to the BA (Hons) Business and Management Practice Level 6 ‘Top Up’ programme at Abingdon and Witney College, Solihull College or Wiltshire 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.

    Foundation degree in Business and Management Practice, 55% or above

    BA (Hons) Business and Management, Year 3

    Students may also progress to the BA (Hons) Business and Management Practice Level 6 ‘Top Up’ programme at Solihull College, Abingdon and Witney College or Wiltshire College

    Wiltshire College and University Centre

    Qualification Oxford Brookes University course
    Foundation degree in Business and Management Practice, 55% or above

    BA (Hons) Business and Management, Year 3

    Students may also progress to the BA (Hons) Business and Management Practice Level 6 ‘Top Up’ programme at Wiltshire College, Abingdon and Witney College or Solihull 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

    Non China SQA Qualifications

    SQA HND Business – B in all graded units and pass overall

    SQA HND Accounting – B in all graded units and pass overall

    SQA Advance HND Business with Accounting – B in all graded units and pass overall

    SQA Advance HND Business with Information Technology – B in all graded units and pass overall

    SQA Advance HND Business with Human Resource Management – B in all graded units and pass overall

    SQA Advance HND Financial Services – B in all graded units and pass overall

    SQA Advance HND Business with Marketing – B in all graded units and pass overall



    SQA Advance HND Global Trade and Business – B in all graded units and pass overall



    SQA Advance HND Business – B in all graded units and pass overall

    Business and Management, Year 3



    Accounting and Finance, Year 3

    Accounting and Finance, Year 3 or

    Business and Management, Year 3



    Business and Management, Year 3




    Business and Management, Year 3




    Business and Management, Year 3

    Business and Management, Year 3

    or

    Business & Marketing Management,Year 3





    Business and Management, Year 3

    or

    International Business Management, Year 3




    Business and Management, Year 3

    Finland

    Helsinki Business School (HELBUS)

    BTEC HND in Business – merit profile or above

    Business and Management, Year 3

    or

    International Business Management, Year 3

    Switzerland

    SIB Zurich

    SIB Advanced Federal Diploma of Higher Education in Business Administration - A minimum score of 4.5 overall and an achievement of at least 70% overall.

    SIB Advanced Federal Diploma of Higher Education in Marketing Management - A minimum score of 4.5 overall and an achievement of at least 70% overall.

    Business and Management, Year 3







    Business & Marketing Management,Year 3

    Austria

    Tourismusschulen Salzburg

    Klesshiem College of Tourism Higher Diploma in Tourism (5 Year duration) - minimum grade 2 in the 5 year Diploma

    Klesshiem College of Tourism Tertiary Short Style course - Diploma in Tourism, (2 Year duration) ) - minimum grade 2 in the 2 year Diploma

    International Hospitality Management, Year 3






    International Hospitality Management, Year 3

    Indonesia

    UniSadhuGuna International College

    BTEC HND Business - passed at least 9 units at merit or distinction level.



    Business and Management, Year 3

    France

    Institut Supérieur de Gestion Business School

    Business and Management 3+2

    Business and Management, Year 3

    India

    Indian School of Management & Entrepreneurship

    Business Management and Entrepreneurship (BME) - Passed the first two years of programme with an overall average marks of at least 55%, or a GPA 7 on a 10-point scale, from the Diploma



    Business and Management, Year 3

    Macedonia

    International University of Struga

    BSc in Economics and Business -

    Economics, Finance and International Business, Semester 2 Year 2

    Hong Kong

    Glocal Education Services (GES)

    BTEC HND Business - passed at least 9 units at merit or distinction level.

    Business and Management, Year 3