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Course Code: NFVBS081

Course Level: Level 3

Study Mode: Full-Time

Course Type: T Level Courses

Course overview

Dive into the world of business with our T Level in Business and Administration.

Explore topics such as finance, marketing, and strategic management and leverage our industry partnerships to secure enriching work placements - helping you professionally grow and providing exciting networking opportunities. Prepare to excel in diverse roles, designed to equip you with the practical skills and theoretical understanding to kick-start your journey towards a rewarding career.

The T-Level in Business Management is an exciting new two year programme developed in collaboration with employers and businesses.

The content of the course meets the needs of industry and prepares you for work and is the equivalent of three A Levels.

Mixing classroom learning with ‘on-the-job’ experience in a high quality industry placement for a minimum of 315 hours, you will achieve a technical qualification, setting you up for the world of work.

The core content focuses on the knowledge and understanding of business concepts and theories, supporting you to gain the transferable and core skills you will require within the business and management sector.

You will cover key areas including the essentials of business organisation, governance, cultures and values, change management, communication standards and professional audience and quality and compliance. You will also be able to specialise in team leadership and management.

Students selecting this pathway aspire to gain a career in small, medium or large sized businesses ranging in roles from administration, management, enterprise and quality.

The Business Management T-Level pathway provides a mixture of:

  • Technical knowledge and skills specific to the business sector
  • An industry placement of 315 hours in the Business and Management sector

You will need a minimum of 5 GCSEs at Grade 5 or above, including Maths and English. You will also need to attend an interview.

T-Level programmes follow GCSEs and are a qualification for students aged 16-18 at the start of the course. Our T-Levels are not available to adults at this time.

The City and Guilds T-Level in Management and Administration core content is assessed through an examination and a substantial practical employer-set project. The occupational specialism is assessed synoptically through rigorous practical assessments.

If you wish to find out more you can contact Andrew Deeming, Curriculum Lead for Level 3 T-Level in Business Management, by emailing:

Achieving this qualification provides the opportunity to progress on to a range of exciting university degree programmes or alternatively careers in:

  • Information Scientist
  • Supervisor Activity
  • Clerk, Secretarial or Administrative Duties
  • Project Management
  • Business Support

College Maintenance Allowance (CMA): Anyone with a household income under £26,000 can receive up to £20 per week financial support to help pay for travel and meals and meet the costs of essential trips, books, stationery and equipment. The payments will be subject to full attendance on your course. A range of other financial support is available, depending on your personal circumstances. For more details visit

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