Level 7 Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration
Qualification OverviewThe Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration is designed to provide in-depth knowledge and understanding of the various aspects of business management and administration. It provides a rich collaborative learning experience where learners can exchange views with other participants, interact with active research tutors and are challenged to become reflective practitioners.This qualification provides Continuous Professional Development (CPD) to senior managers where learners evaluate their past, present and future performance. Learners will develop their views of management through teamwork, group interaction, case studies, business simulation and work based learning and reflection. Drawing on personal experience and applying their newly acquired skills and knowledge are key elements of the programme. The course equips learners to be a confident, creative and capable manager, well versed in all management and administration functions with the flexibility to see situations from a fresh perspective. This course builds on a critical perspective that enables learners to explore their leadership styles, understand their strengths and weaknesses, and consider a variety of approaches to change.The Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration also provides its learners with realistic and appropriate career-related guidance for early 21st Century employment markets. Moreover, the Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration creates an opportunity for learners to complete their MBA degree from the UK recognised university at an advanced level.The Diploma has a total equivalence of 135 credits and is considered as Part 1 of the University MBA degree programme. Completing the Diploma allows access to a dissertation at one of our University partners for a related Master Degree.Learning ObjectivesBy the end of the qualification, learners will be able to:
Course StructureThe overall structure of the course is based on 9 mandatory modules that cover a number of topics relating to learning outcomes. Each unit has the equivalency of 15 credits. Learners will be invited to attend lectures and workshops that will introduce the subject matter.Learners must complete all units successfully and achieve 135 credits before the Diploma can be issued. Total Qualification Time (TQT) to complete the full qualification is 1350 hours. While, Guided Learning Hours (GLH) refers to the amount of study undertaken by learners under the direction of their tutors and it includes tutorials, seminars, workshops, directed research, project or assignment.It is expected that a learner will need to complete following TQT against each unit to complete the full Level 7 Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration.
Entry RequirementsLearners must fulfil the following criteria to be permitted entry on to the course -
Fees InformationLearner(s) can study this qualification directly with EBMA through its virtual learning environment, or via recognised centres. Recognised centres are training providers, employers, colleges or universities, which are recognised by EBMA to deliver this qualification.Study Directly with EBMA – Online through virtual learning environmentUK & International Students Fees: £3500.00 (Discounts & Scholarships Applies)Study with EBMA Recognised CentresIn this case, you just have to pay Registration fee to EBMA. However, your study centre will charge course tuition fee. Please consult through our fees page for latest information.
Support and TrainingQualification SpecificationQualification specification includes all elements and requirements with respect of each of the details that apply to the qualification. Qualification specification is useful document for students, centres and centre staff. Please download the qualification specification from the following link:-Training for Centre StaffBook your training today and achieve recognised qualification in assessment and internal quality assurance. Following courses are available for individuals those who want to become assessors & IQA/IV.Assessor
- Level 3 Award in Understanding the Principles and Practices of Assessment (QCF)
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Career DevelopmentLearners completing the EBMA Level 7 Diploma in Business Administration will allow progress to:
This qualification provides a variety of careers and encourages learners to gain the skills and attitudes that will help them achieve their goals and aspirations.
University PathwaysEBMA Level 7 Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration is recognised by the following universities where graduates are eligible for University master’s degree program. Students will complete dissertation phase of the master degree to obtain MBA.
MBA “Advanced Entry”Students holding EBMA Level 7 Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration can apply for MBA “Advanced Entry” Campus based degree programme offered by the University of St Mark & St John.For more information, please click
Executive MBA “Advanced Entry”Students holding EBMA Level 7 Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration can apply for Executive MBA “Advanced Entry” Campus based degree programme offered by the University of St Mark & St John.For more information, please click
MBA - Top up (Dissertation Level)The Top-up MBA is an on-line programme which enables students to use prior qualifications and experience gained through EBMA Level 7 Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration to study at masters level. The programme involves an on-line research methods module and the completion of a dissertation which is supervised virtually by subject specialists.For more information, please click
Master of Business Administration (MBA) (Top-up)Students holding EBMA Level 7 Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration can apply for MBA Top Up Campus based degree programme offered by the University of Bolton.
MBA Advanced Entry /Credit TransferHolders of the EBMA Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration can apply to the Perth Graduate School of Business, Edith Cowan University Australia to complete their MBA degree. ECU's MBA receives 5 star rating from Graduate Management Association of Australia.
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