Career Skills Programs

Extended Diploma in Management






BHLS Phuket,


12 months


Onsite or


100%  in English
Entry Requirements
Career Opportunities

Extended Diploma in Management (Level 6)

The Extended Diploma in Management (Level 6) This qualification covers key areas of management such as Leadership and Research with a wide range of optional units in areas such as Finance, HR, Marketing and Personal Development. It also provides entry to an MBA at a range of universities in the UK and overseas. The qualification typically takes 9 months full-time study to achieve and prepares learners for a range of careers.

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 5 (UK) (NQF) 5 subjects such as ATHE level 5 Diplomas or equivalent or
    • European Qualification Framework (EQF) Level Level 5 Diploma or equivalent or
    • High school diploma or a school leaving qualification or senior secondary leaving certificate or a high school general certificate or equivalent or
    • Other equivalent international qualifications
    • Completion of BHLS/IBAS Advanced 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 Extended Diploma in Management (Level 6) will enable students to apply for associate management positions 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 and management at an associate management level:

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


BHLS Campus


For further details regarding fees, please contact the Admissions Office.

Why Study the Extended Diploma in Management (Level 6) at BHLS?

The Extended Diploma in Management (Level 6) provides students with:

  • a diploma qualification in management, covering key associate management 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 management
  • international faculty with excellent qualifications and experience in the field of management
  • guest speakers from business industry
Extended Diploma in Management (Level 6)

Program Structure

Students must successfully complete:  4 core courses and 4 optional courses

Credits:  60 ECTS

Business Woman

Core Courses

Leadership and Management

Research Project (Level 6)

Managing Quality and Service Delivery

Personal Leadership and Management Development


Optional Courses

Financial Decision Making for Managers


Risk Management

Human Resource Management

Managing Change

Project Management


Managing Finance in the Public Sector

Economics for Business

Factors Determining Marketing Strategies

Marketing Communications


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.

Extended Diploma in Management