Programme Brief


In many organisations, employees are their most valuable assets. And for this reason, effective management of human resources is essential for every company. Human Resources helps in structuring teams, it builds the organisation's culture and it helps people with engagement and development. Human resource management creates a lot of difference in enhancing the productivity of the employees.

The BA (Hons) Business and Human Resource Management programme can be earned in 18 months on a Part Time basis. As a graduate of this programme, you will have excellent skills and knowledge in strategies for enhancing employee relations, change management, developing training models and human resource planning.

Our other Business degree options include:

Next Step

Expand your potential; go beyond your University of Sunderland BA Honours degree.

BA graduates can seamlessly progress to one of our Edinburgh Business School, Heriot-Watt University MBA or MSc. programmes, which we have been offering for over 24 years.

Related Courses:

  • 18 months (Part Time)
  • Champs Fleurs

Entry Requirements

The typical entry requirement is successful completion of a Level 5 qualification in a Business discipline such as:

  • Pearson
    • BTEC Higher National Diploma (HND) in Business
  • ABE Level 5 Diploma
  • **COSTAATT Associate Degree:
    • Management
    • Human Resource Management
  • **ROYTEC Associate Degree – Business Management
  • **UWI Associate of Science – Business Management
  • 240 credits or equivalent of a recognised UK undergraduate award in a relevant subject


We will consider applications from applicants who do not hold one of the qualifications in the list above but do hold an equivalent professional qualification at Level 5.


** Applications will be assessed on an individual basis by the University of Sunderland for eligibility onto the programme. Please note that a module in human resources or a related subject area must be studied as part of the entry qualification.


The BA (Hons) Business and Human Resource Management Top Up Degree programme comprises of four modules and tuition for these are available via Part Time mode.

Our intakes are March, July and September of each year.

The next intake for this offering will be in July 2024. Registration is currently open and the application deadline is July 5, 2024. 


**Please Note: The University of Sunderland can decline acceptance of an application, which does not meet the standard entry requirement for the BABM (Top-up) Degree programme. The application fee paid is non-refundable


Step 1  – Confirm your eligibility. Forward soft copies of the following to

  • Original certificate and transcript or official transcript and completion letter from the awarding educational institution
  • National ID or Passport

Administration must confirm of your eligibility before you apply.

Step 2 – Complete the Online Programme Registration Form and click submit.

Once the form has been completed, please proceed to make your payment via any of the following options below.


Step 3 – Payment can be made via Direct deposit / Online bank transfer. Please click here for further instructions regarding the banking options available.

Please note that online bank transfers can be done from the following banking institutions – Republic Bank, Royal Bank, First Citizens Bank and Scotia Bank.


Step 4 –WI Pay (Credit Card) – If you wish to utilize this method, please forward an email to the Centre for Undergraduate Business Programmes indicating if you would be paying the full cost or whether you would like to access any of our payment plan options. Once this is confirmed, an invoice will then be forwarded via email.

Note: If an Acceptance Letter is required after registration, kindly note that such requests usually takes three (3) working days to process.

For further information, please send an email to the  Centre for Undergraduate Business Programmes 


Our July 2024 semester will commence the week of Monday, July 15, 2024 for PT mode. All classes will be via a hybrid mode.


Call: (868) 663-SBCS (7227)

Ext. 1044-1047 to speak with a Course Administrator.

You can also visit the University’s website at for more information.

Email: for more details.


Other programmes offered from the University of Sunderland:

BA (Hons) Business and Marketing Management

BA (Hons) Business and Management