Career Skills Programs

Diploma in Business Administration






BHLS Phuket,


12 months


Onsite or


100%  in English
Entry Requirements
Career Opportunities

Diploma in Business Administration (Level 4)

The Diploma in Business Administration (Level 4) program will excel your business administration skills to the next level, this program has been designed for students who wish to develop the skills and knowledge required for junior management roles. Students will gain an understanding of organizational structure, administration, business communication, planning, customer relationship building and managing people skills.

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

  • A minimum age of 17 at enrollment
  • Education
    • National Qualification Framework level 3 (UK) (NQF) Diploma (or equivalent) or
    • European Qualification Framework (EQF) Level 4 Diploma (or equivalent) or
    • Other equivalent international qualifications
  • 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 Diploma in Business Administration (Level 4) 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 a junior level:

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


BHLS Campus


For further details regarding fees, please contact the Admissions Office

Why Study the Diploma in Business Administration (Level 4) at BHLS?

The Diploma in Business Administration (Level 4) provides students with:

  • a diploma qualification in business administration, covering key junior 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
  • 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
Diploma in Business Administration (Level 4)

Program Structure

Students must successfully complete:  8 core courses

Credits:  60 ECTS

Business Professional

Core Courses

Business Environment

People in Organisations

Communication Skills for Business

Administrative Services

Resource Management

Managing a Work-Based Team Project

Customer Relationship Management

Financial and Management Accounting Techniques for Managers

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.

Diploma in Business Administration