BA – Global Business (UWS)

BA – Global Business (University of the West Scotland )

BA degree enables you to develop your knowledge, skills and understanding of the strategic and international dimensions of global business. It will provide you with the necessary expertise to critically evaluate business models and concepts and apply them to real-world situations.

By completing this route you will be able to top-up your existing qualification to a degree-level qualification. It is ideal if you are looking to progress your career and can also provide a stepping stone to future postgraduate studies.

The program has two phases, the first phase is the Qualifi Level 4&5  Diploma in Business  Management which is delivered by London College of Professional Studies and awarded by Qualifi, an Ofqual regulated awarding body.


The second part is the BA (top-up) which is delivered by our delivering partner IGBS and awarded by University of the West Scotland.


University of the West of Scotland is one of the country’s largest modern universities and was recognised as being in the top 3% of universities worldwide by Times Higher Education (THE) in their World University Rankings 2018.

UWS was also ranked in the world’s top 150 universities under 50 years of age in the Times Higher Education Young University Rankings 2018.

We provide career-relevant, high quality, inclusive higher education alongside innovative, internationally recognised research.

Spread across four campuses in the west of Scotland and our new London Campus, we offer a unique and unparalleled student experience.

That’s why nine out of ten of our students would recommend us to a friend.

The programme is available in 3 duration modes:

12 months (Top up)

18 months ( full BA ) fast track

24 months ( full BA)

The programme is available in 2 delivery modes:

  • Online

To get and admissions for our BA Global  Business (inclusive of Qualifi Level 4 &5, students should have any one of the below criteria.



In order to apply you should have either:

Relevant NQF/QCF/RQF

Level 3 Award/Diploma or


equivalent qualification

The BA (Hons) Business Management is of 360 credits which can be acquired through two stages


Stage 1 Qualifi Level 4& 5 Diploma in Business Management


Unit Reference Mandatory Units Level Credits
BUS 1.1 Communications in Organisations 4 20
BUS 1.2 Leadership and the Organisation 4 20
BUS 1.3 Financial Awareness 4 20
BUS 1.4 Managing Change 4 20


Unit Reference Mandatory Units Level Credits
BUS 1.5 Business Operations 4 20
BUS 1.6 Developing Teams 4 20


BUS 2.1 Responding    to    the    Changing    Business


5 20
BUS 2.2 Effective Decision Making 5 20
BUS 2.3 Business Development 5 20
BUS 2.4 Business Models and Growing Organisations 5 20
BUS 2.5 Customer Management 5 20
BUS 2.6 Risk Management and Organisations 5 20


Stage 2 BA ( Global Business Top up )

This stage consists of 120 credits and can be acquired through assignments and consultancy report


700 International Business Strategy


5 20
701 Corporate Social Responsibility and International Management


5 20
702 Supply chain management & International marketing


5 20
703 Consultancy Project Report 5 60

Assessment is via assignment submission

No Exams

Level 5 Diploma is awarded by Qualifi and delivered by London College of Professional Studies.

The BA (top-up) is validated and awarded by the University of the West Scotland  and delivered by IGBS.

If you have any question and want to know the fees please email us or call us

Email : admissions@lcps.org.uk

Phone: 02036320968