HND in Business Management

Our BTEC Higher National Diploma (HND) programme delivers the essential understanding and practical skills for success in business life. The program aims to:

Sharpen cognitive skills, critical thinking, analysis and synthesis, problem solving and decision making abilities.
Provide the core skills for business reporting, including communication and numeric skills.
Develop people skills including negotiating, team-building, leadership and self-management capabilities.

On successful completion of the HND Business Management, students can progress onto the Final year of the Bachelor of Business Management (Hons) degree at Coventry University (UK).
All 16 modules are assessed by projects and written assignments. There are no formal examinations but some modules contain in-class tests. Students are also taught employability and life skills to ease their transition from classroom to the workplace.

Course Introduction:

This programme has been designed to meet the needs of industry and commerce by providing a vocational course geared to the needs of business organisations. At any level and in any size of company, effective management is crucial to the development and well-being of the organisation. The HND qualification is designed to equip you with the knowledge, understanding and skills required for a successful career. The course will provide you with a practical overview of the business world whilst also providing opportunities to develop specialist skills in your chosen career path.

Successful completion of the HND will open up many career opportunities for you. This practical and intensive programme allows you to gain an internationallyrecognized business qualification in just 24 months. Successful students mayprogress to Year 3 BA (Hons) Business Management. Fully validated by Pearson, one of the world's leading examining and awarding bodies, this HND qualification is recognized and respected by employers and higher education institutions around the world.

Awarding Body:

Pearson Education Ltd, UK

Duration and Class Hours:

Friday, Saturday and Sunday,

Class Interval 2hours


Course Content:

Core Units:

  • Marketing Principles
  • Managing Financial Resources and Decisions
  • Organizations and Behavior
  • Business Environment
  • Aspects of Contract and Negligence for Business
  • Business Decision Making
  • Business Strategy
  • Research Project

Specialist Units:

  • Management Accounting: Costing and Budgeting
  • Working with and Leading People
  • Managing Business Activities to Achieve Results
  • Personal and Professional Development
  • Managing Communications, Knowledge and Information
  • Marketing Planning
  • Small Business Enterprise
  • Quality Management for Business

Teaching / Assessment:

Methods will include lectures, directed private study, practical workshops and seminars. All methods are fully supported by academic staff who will use various teaching methods in developing and enabling vocational competence.

Assessment for each module will include coursework such as assignments, reports, case studies, mini-projects, presentations, in-class tests and open book time constrained examinations.

Assessment methods used will be varied but all will contribute to the development of evidence to support the attainment of learning outcomes as specified in the unit specifications. Assessments will seek to develop knowledge, skills and application.

To be recommended for the BTEC HND Diploma award you will be required to pass all assessment elements.

Learning Support:

Our dedicated and experienced teaching team conduct lectures, smaller group tutorials, workshops or computer laboratory sessions support the lectures. The range of modules in Business, Management, Accounting, Marketing, and Human resources means we use a variety of teaching formats. A tutorial may involve:

  • researching a group task/project;
  • giving a talk about something you have worked on; or
  • discussing a case study.

There are lots of interactive elements and we encourage you to put your own thoughts and ideas forward. The range of learning formats we use also means that each module is taught in the most effective way and there’s lots of variety. The interactive elements make learning fun, interesting and easier. You’re not only taking part, but also hearing different views and discussing how to apply what’s being taught. Plussmaller tutorial groups ensure that you also get the teacher’s individual attention.

Special Features of BTEC HND Programmes at Chindwin:

  • An internationally recognized award
  • Vocational focus
  • Varied approaches to assessment
  • Students transfer to a degree programme on completion of their BTEC HND
  • Develops your ability to understand business issues, analysesmanagement problems and find workable solutions
  • We have been awarded an ‘excellent’ a ‘good’ rating for teaching andadministration quality by the International Standard Verifier appointedby Pearson Education Ltd UK.
  • You can take advantage of college facilities and additional classes,such as s skills classes and company visits etc.
  • We have a long-established international reputation as one of the firstinstitute in Myanmar approved to deliver BTEC HND Diplomas since2007.

Career Opportunities:

BTEC HND Diploma opens up many opportunities for the career-minded student and provides a sound competitive advantage in the employment and education fields. Many students elect to go on to further studies on Higher Education courses such as degrees and professional qualifications. Many of these are available with advanced standing. Successful students may choose to complete a one year, full-time, top-up programme leading to the award of a BA (Hons) Business Management at various Universities in UK. Successful students enhance their opportunities for promotion and/or facilitate a change of career. Career Match: marketing executive, trainee accountant, human resources (personnel) officer, advertising executive, buyer, market research executive, personal assistant, retail sales manager.

Yangon Office

No. (75), TheinPhyu Road Lower Block, Botahtaung Township, Yangon, Myanmar.

  • Tel: +95 1 297673, 298137
  • Fax: +95 1 298137

Mandalay Office

Sabel Building, Greatwall Condominiums, TT x78 st & 31 x 32 st, Mandalay, Myanmar.

  • Tel: +95 272179,74179
  • Fax: +95 274179