OTHM Level 5 Diploma in Business Management (QCF)
Qualification Number: 601/5962/5

The Level 5 Diploma in Business Management qualification is designed for learners to enhance their understanding of management in the context of general business. The qualification will give learners a theoretical understanding of management concepts and an overview of general business. It will equip learners to find employment with junior management prospects in general business or to continue professional or academic studies in a related area.

Entry Requirements
For entry onto the OTHM Level 5 Diploma in Business Management qualification, learner must possesses:

  • NQF/QCF Level 4 diploma or equivalent overseas qualification as recognised by UK NARIC
  • Mature learners (over 21) with relevant work experience
  • English: If learner is not from a majority English-speaking country must provide evidence of English language competency at a minimum of CEFR (The Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) level B1 from a recognised English test provider or IELTS level 4.0 in each components.
  • Learner must be 18 years or older at the beginning of the course

Units (QCF)
OTHM Level 5 Diploma in Business Management (QCF) consists of 6 Units:

Unit Ref. No. Unit Title Credit
L/507/1270 Human Resource Management 20
R/507/1271 Project Management 20
D/507/1273 Marketing Management and Planning 20
K/507/1275 Financial Accounting 20
T/507/1277 Business Law 20
F/507/1279 Corporate Social Responsibility and Governance 20


Upon successful completion of OTHM Level 5 Diploma in Business Management qualification learners will be eligible to gain entry into the third and final year at UK universities and be able to work toward obtaining a BA Honours Degree in only one further year of study or pursue a Level 6 Diploma in Business Management.


For UK/EU students: £1050*
* The fees is per academic year
** Exam and awarding body registration fees is extra and is payable at the time of enrolment.


Key Facts

Awarding Body : Organisation for Tourism and Hospitality Management
Course Duration : 6-12 months
Method of study : Full Time
Qualification Level : 5

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