Build business skills online

Keep learning, wherever you are.

HNC Business now available to study online and on campus, with engaging digital resources, expert tuition and dedicated support as standard:

  • Blended learning
  • Business and career progression
  • Study full-time or part-time
  • Respected, practical qualification

Making online learning simple and engaging.

HNC Business Blended

Flexible course for professionals looking to progress and businesses wanting to grow.

Bringing together the best of classroom-based and online learning, this blended course includes weekly classes on campus, with additional self-study time and support from GC's experienced lecturers.


Why GC?

We're your local college

  • Award-winning teaching and learning that's nationally recognised
  • Extensive experience in teaching online
  • Lecturers have worked in their industries
  • Students are supported to succeed
  • High quality online content and resources

Course details

To develop professionals as experienced and adaptable employees with a wide range of practical business and management skills.

Campus: Cheltenham

Full-time classes: Wednesdays and Fridays

Part-time classes: Wednesdays

You'll gain experience of researching and writing academic assignments, as well as confidence to to progress on to university-level learning.

The course is designed to offer a broad understanding of the business world, covering strategic management, marketing, human resources, finance and more, put in the context of your industry.

Expect expert tuition, personalised support and small class sizes in our blended course.

Funding available

There may be funding available to help pay for your course via the Student Loans Company.


To find out more, or if you have any questions, please call Student Services on 0345 155 2020 or email

Why Gloucestershire College?

We have a lot of experience offering Apprenticeships and work-related training. We have industry-standard facilities and experienced teaching staff which provide the ideal complement to work-based learning.

We are here to help

0345 155 2020

90% of students would recommend GC and 95% said that the teaching on their course was good.

Ofsted has rated us good.

  • We offer industry relevant facilities
  • Our lecturers are passionate subject specialists
  • Employers value our students' skills

We'll look after you. We have dedicated teams to help you and a great Learning Mentor scheme.