Start your path to career success with a Higher National Diploma (HND) at Mont Rose College.

The Higher National Diploma (HND) course is a two-year vocational qualification provided by institutions offering higher education in the UK. The Pearson BTEC HNDs provide the essential skills for a range of sectors at Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF) level 4 and level 5. Completing any of the level 4 and 5 qualifications will open the door to the next level of higher education at a UK university. The HND course focuses on ‘learning by doing’ and is designed to enable the student to develop essential work skills.


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If you are thinking about advancing your education and career prospects to the next level, and you are living in Ilford, there is certainly an excellent place to start.

This diverse and lively part of Redbridge, in the North-East of London, offers an extensive range of educational opportunities, irrespective of any industry you would live to thrive.

To kick-start a successful career in Business Marketing, Health and Social Care, Teacher Training, Accounting and Finance, Health Care Management and Hospitality Management, Mont Rose College is a great place to start.

HND courses and pathways


    Course Contents/Description: The award is made up of 15 units:

    Mandatory core units are:

    • Business and the Business Environment
    • Marketing Essentials
    • Human Resource Management
    • Management & Operations
    • Management Accounting
    • Managing a Successful Business Project
    • Research Project
    • Organisational Behaviour

    Specialist Units Marketing Pathway

    • Product and Service Development
    • Integrated Marketing Communication
    • Digital Marketing

    General Units

    • Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management
    • Innovation and Commercialisation
    • Business Strategy
    • Sales Management

    Mont Rose College recruits students of good achievement from all educational backgrounds. Proven previous exam results are the main criteria for admission to Mont Rose College. International (Tier-4) students will also need to show the English language competence in order to secure admission.

    The following criteria must be met in order to secure admission to Mont Rose College. Academic (at least one of the following)

    • A BTEC Level 3 qualification in Business
    • A GCE Advanced Level profile that demonstrates strong performance in a relevant subject or adequate performance in more than one GCE subject. This profile is likely to be supported by GCSE grades at A* to C (or equivalent)
    • Other related Level 3 qualifications
    • An Access to Higher Education Certificate awarded by an approved further education institution
    • Related work experience
    • An international equivalent of the above.

    English Language

    International (Tier-4) students must show proof of English-language competence through success in an English test or background approved by UKBA. They should have The Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) The B2 level and above in reading, writing, listening and speaking. Students from the European Union (EU) students should also have good exam results and/or background in the English language.

    Restrictions on Learner Entry:

    The Edexcel BTEC Higher National qualifications are for learners aged 18 years and over.

    Start Date

    New intakes each January/April/September

    Total Course Duration

    2 years

How to Apply

Please download the application form from . Complete and return it to Mont Rose College with relevant qualification documents, one suitable reference and a copy of your passport via email and attached scanned document copies at or, by post to Mont Rose College, 267 Cranbrook Road, Ilford, Greater London, IG1 4TG. 

Study Location:  Mont Rose House, 412-416 Eastern Avenue, IG2 6NG, Ilford