Career Skills Programs

Advanced Diploma in Business Administration

MAIN INTAKE

February
September

SECONDARY INTAKE

April
November

CAMPUS

BHLS Phuket,
Thailand

DURATION

12 months

STUDY MODE

Onsite or
Blended
Learning

LANGUAGE

100%  in English
Overview
Entry Requirements
Career Opportunities
Fees

Advanced Diploma in Business Administration

The Advanced Diploma in Business Administration (Level 5) program will excel your business administration skills to the next level, this program was designed for students who wish to develop the skills and knowledge required for management roles. Students will gain an understanding of business organisations in a global context, business communication, marketing, ethics, finance and people management skills. The program supports progression for students from level 5 to higher qualification levels. 

Next Application Deadline: 

  • International Students:  please contact Student Services Office
  • EU/Swiss Students:  please contact Student Services Office

Classes begin: please contact Student Services Office

Entry Requirements

  • Education
    • National Qualification Framework level 4 (UK) (NQF) Diploma (or equivalent) or
    • European Qualification Framework (EQF) Level 5 Diploma (or equivalent) or
    • Completion of BHLS/IBAS Diploma in Business Administration 
  • English
  • All applicants without English as a first language must show competence in English at a level equal to:
    • IELTS 5.5  or
    • Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) B2  or
    • Cambridge English Advanced (CAE) 162 or above  or
    • Pearson Test of English (PTE) Academic 47-51  or
    • Prior study in English language  or
    • English tests approved by BHLS
  • BHLS can provide a set of placement tests where necessary to assess a student’s English level

Career Opportunities

The Advanced Diploma in Business Administration (Level 5) will enable students to apply for business administration jobs in business organisations locally and around the world.

Here is a sample of career opportunities in today’s business world for graduates who are specialized in business administration at an advance level:

  • marketing associate
  • sales associate
  • purchasing associate
  • human resource associate
  • operations associate
  • … and many more opportunities

Fees

BHLS Campus

Fees

For further details, please contact the Admissions Office.

Why Study the Advanced Diploma in Business Administration (Level 5) at BHLS?

The Advanced Diploma in Business Administration (Level 5) provides students with:

  • a diploma qualification in business administration, covering key advance level business administration skills required for a business career
  • a mixture of theoretical knowledge with practical experience and guided self-study
  • opportunities to develop a breadth of knowledge and understanding of subject matter related to business and management
  • development of underpinning skills, personal qualities and attitudes essential for successful performance in working life
  • a base for continued learning and a desire to constantly develop as an individual, further improving knowledge, understanding and skills
  • Swiss and UK excellence in business administration
  • international faculty with excellent qualifications and experience in the field of business administration
  • guest speakers from business industry
Advanced Diploma in Business Administration (Level 5)

Program Structure

Students must successfully complete:  7 core courses and a final project

Credits:  60 ECTS

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Core Courses


Business Organisations in a Global Context


Managing Communication


People Management


Marketing Principles & Practice


Planning a New Business Venture


Business Ethics


Finance for Managers


Final Project

Note:  The courses listed above for this program are regularly reviewed to ensure they are up-to-date and meet industry needs as well as the latest teaching methods. On occasion, we may need to make unexpected changes to the courses – if this occurs, we will contact all registered students as soon as possible.

Advanced Diploma in Business Administration

Advanced Diploma