ABI is an Independent College of Higher Education providing an Academically excellent, Business oriented, and Innovative learning environment with high standards of teaching, small class sizes and excellent student support.
We have experience of providing high quality Higher education gained since our foundation in 2004. For information about the development of the College and its evolution please see our College History page Our History.
The College’s undergraduate and postgraduate level qualifications are awarded by Plymouth Marjon University and Pearson Edexcel. The College had a Quality Assurance Agency (QAA) Higher Education Review for Alternative Providers in March 2016 which confirmed that the College meets all UK expectations about its academic standards and the quality of learning opportunities that it provides. The subsequent 2017 QAA monitoring visit found that we had made commendable progress in continuing to enhance our academic quality.
Its undergraduate level provision (HND/C and BA) are specifically designated courses which qualify for student financial support including tuition fee loan and maintenance grants for eligible students. Additionally, loans are now also available for our Postgraduate MBA and MA qualifications.