Top-up your Diploma into a Degree! - NCC Education

Top-up your Diploma into a Degree! 22 June 2018


Wondering what to do now you have completed your level 5 diploma?

Ever thought about gaining a full degree?

Did you know you can top-up your diploma to a full degree in just one year? You can study online from anywhere around the world and graduate from one of the UK’s leading universities.


What is a Top-up Degree?


Top-up qualifications are equivalent to the final year of a bachelor’s degree. Many students also choose to continue their academic journey and study a master’s degree after their top-up year.

NCC Education offer the following online top-up courses, validated and awarded by British universities and with guaranteed entry for NCC Education diploma holders:


BA (Hons) Business Administration online top-up with the University of Worcester


Our online business top-up offers a range of practical and academic business knowledge.

The course focuses on the fundamentals of business; communications, strategies, plans, competition and the global marketplace.

A degree in business administration can open doors to a range of careers in areas such as business development, finance and accounting, human resources, marketing and operations.

For those wishing to further their careers, our business top-up offers a range of modules relating to management. In these modules, students will gain insight into the everyday functions of a business and the skills needed to manage them; the workplace culture, financial accounts, teamwork and leadership.

In this course, you will also learn how to conduct business research and write academic essays; something that is imperative to know if you wish to undertake further study at master’s level.


BSc (Hons) Business Computing and Information Systems online top-up with the University of Central Lancashire


This programme is designed to equip you with a blend of technical skills required for progression into the IT sector. The course also has an academic focus, with students completing a year-long individual study in a specialised area of computing.

The course aims to build upon your existing IT knowledge concentrating on areas such as databases, software development, network management and communications media.

Many areas of IT are intertwined with the world of business. This top-up will teach you about how the Internet and telecommunications are utilised as part of a business, as well as how information systems are managed in organisations.


It is an easy process to top-up your degree, applications can be filled out in a matter of minutes online.

For more information, please contact our admissions team at or click on the links above to apply.

The deadlines for enrolling onto our top-up courses are:

  • 3rd August 2018 – BA (Hons) Business Administration, validated and awarded by the University of Worcester
  • 10th August 2018 – BSc (Hons) Business Computing and Information Systems, validated and awarded by the University of Central Lancashire