London School of Business and Finance (LSBF)

Introduction

The London School of Business & Finance (LSBF) is a business school founded in 2003, with campuses in the UK, Asia, and North America. We offer a wide range of programmes from undergraduate, postgraduate, executive education to professional qualifications such as ACCA, CIMA and CFA®. Our recently acquired Queen’s Award for Enterprise is the proof to our commitment to students and innovative approach to education.

At LSBF, you will also study alongside a diverse, talented and ambitious student body of individuals from over 150 countries. With a presence on every continent and extensive global links, LSBF also offers you unparalleled work and travel opportunities.

WHY LSBF:

  • Expert tutors with industry experience
  • Flexible study modes
  • Award-winning lecturers for ACCA
  • Prestigious academics partners such as Grenoble Graduate School of Business (GGSB), triple accredited by AMBA, EQUIS and AACSB – putting it in the top 1% of elite business schools
  • A multicultural student body
  • Innovative online learning resources
  • Networking opportunities and other career services
  • Accommodation & transfer services for international students
  • A variety of scholarships and bursaries
This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

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Courses

ACCA Part-time

Campus Part time 6 - 30 months September 2016 United Kingdom London

Your path to this globally respected accounting qualification can be as flexible as you require with us. Select from weekday, weekend and evening classes, and access to 24/7 online resources – via the award-winning InterActive platform. [+]

Your path to this globally respected accounting qualification can be as flexible as you require with us. Select from weekday, weekend and evening classes, and access to 24/7 online resources – via the award-winning InterActive platform. Choosing LSBF means enjoying complete tuition and revision support through mock exams, past papers, Question-Based Days and online studio-recorded video lectures. You will be backed by extensive study materials, alongside a Pass 1st Time Guarantee™*. *LSBF Pass 1st Time Guarantee™ ensures that if you do not successfully pass your paper on the first sitting, you will be able to attend a free re-sit course. The nature of the free resit depends on the preferred study mode. For further information please see terms and conditions. Course Requirements Standard entry: minimum requirements are 2 A Levels and 3 GCSEs (or equivalent) in five separate subjects (including English and Mathematics). Access to ACCA via FIA or AAT qualification: no other academic qualifications required. Gain exemptions from ACCA papers F1 – F3. Graduate-entry route: degree holders from ACCA-accredited institutions may be exempt from up to 9 exams. Other relevant degrees may also qualify you for exemptions. [-]

CIMA

Campus Full time Part time September 2016 United Kingdom London

Enjoy our wide range of CIMA courses and take advantage of our flexible daytime, evening and weekend study options. You will study for the objective test, as well as the case study examination, making sure you’re fully prepared for both challenges. [+]

Enjoy our wide range of CIMA courses and take advantage of our flexible daytime, evening and weekend study options. You will study for the objective test, as well as the case study examination, making sure you’re fully prepared for both challenges. We also offer a question-based course for those students who have covered the material already and are looking to hone their skills before the real MCQ assessment. With LSBF you will benefit from: 2 mock exams for the Case Study course, course notes written and taught by our CIMA specialists, Pass 1st Time GuaranteeTM*, Flexible payment plan†, HD recorded lectures. *LSBF Pass 1st Time Guarantee™ ensures that if you do not successfully pass your paper on the first sitting, you will be able to attend a free resit course. †Payments must be made on or before the specified date and failure to comply will render the agreement null and void. Course Requirements The CIMA qualification is open to everyone, so your entry level will depend on your previous experience. Exemptions can be granted if you hold a relevant degree or professional qualification. For example, AAT membership offers exemption from the whole Certificate level. We advise you to check your starting point with CIMA, so that you can obtain written confirmation of your exemption status. Contact us today on 0207 823 2303 and we will explain the process you need to follow. [-]

Management Development Programme

Campus Full time 4 weeks October 2016 United Kingdom London

The Management Development Programme (MDP) is a fast paced intensive programme dedicated to the latest techniques and trends in the core areas of management and finance. [+]

The Management Development Programme (MDP) is a fast paced intensive programme dedicated to the latest techniques and trends in the core areas of management and finance. It has been developed taking into consideration the new challenges faced in the corporate world, along with the continuous evolution of new media and the fast pace of business. It is a professional development programme aiming to enhance your career opportunities and to develop your skills in order to appeal to major employers. The MDP has been developed for executives who are early on in their careers, with the potential and aspiration to take on management responsibilities within their chosen field. It is an intense course, which is delivered in the style of an MBA, with case study analysis, individual and group presentations all being used as key learning tools. The modules within the programme are structured to offer you a good understanding of the newest, and most relevant techniques and approaches in management, marketing, and finance. A combination of these topics will offer you the tools to tackle a wide range of challenges in the world of business. Course Requirements Undergraduate degree or equivalent in any field OR relevant professional qualification Minimum 3 years work experience English levels 5.5 IELTS (5.5 in all bands) or equivalent Students who fail to meet academic requirements can be assessed on their relevant work experience (5 years professional work experience minimum for mature study route) [-]

Postgraduate Certificate

Postgraduate Certificate in Brand Management

Campus Full time 12 weeks September 2016 United Kingdom London

The Postgraduate Certificate in Brand Management is designed to provide a comprehensive overview of product branding and marketing communications, with particular focus on the latest trends in ‘luxury’ branding. [+]

The Postgraduate Certificate in Brand Management is designed to provide a comprehensive overview of product branding and marketing communications, with particular focus on the latest trends in ‘luxury’ branding. The Postgraduate Certificate in Brand Management consists of 4 ‘short course’ modules, these run over a 12 week period with weekly taught sessions. Marketing Strategies and Operations Strategic Business Management International Business Digital Marketing and New Media Luxury Brand Management Course Requirements Undergraduate degree or equivalent in any field English levels 5.5 IELTS (5.5 in all bands) or equivalent Students who fail to meet academic requirements can be assessed on their relevant work experience (5 years professional work experience minimum for mature study route) [-]

Postgraduate Certificate in Digital Marketing

Campus Full time 12 weeks September 2016 United Kingdom London

The Postgraduate Certificate in Digital Marketing will provide students with hands-on practical knowledge and the skills to successfully market services and products online. [+]

The Postgraduate Certificate in Digital Marketing will provide students with hands-on practical knowledge and the skills to successfully market services and products online. The 12-week programme is a combination of 4 different courses looking at digital marketing and media holistically therefore giving the students a solid foundation of the main tools and practices and how to apply them effectively. Courses Requirements Undergraduate degree or equivalent in any field English levels 5.5 IELTS (5.5 in all bands) or equivalent Students who fail to meet academic requirements can be assessed on their relevant work experience (5 years professional work experience minimum for mature study route) n, etc), or evidence of prior studies and work in English speaking environments [-]

Postgraduate Certificate in Finance

Campus Full time 12 weeks September 2016 United Kingdom London

The main objective of a Postgraduate Certificate in Finance is to empower you with the confidence to progress into a career in the finance industry or to move to a higher academic challenge such as an MSc in Finance. [+]

The main objective of a Postgraduate Certificate in Finance is to empower you with the confidence to progress into a career in the finance industry or to move to a higher academic challenge such as an MSc in Finance. You can pursue your own interests for career and business development by choosing from our growing portfolio of short courses. Your Postgraduate Certificate Programme should incorporate 4 courses from those listed below. Understanding Financial Statements Accounting for Performance and Control Corporate Finance M&A and Equity Valuation Project Finance Advanced Financial Modelling Financial Markets: Trading and Analysis Risk Management Course Requirements Undergraduate degree or equivalent in any field English levels 5.5 IELTS (5.5 in all bands) or equivalent Students who fail to meet academic requirements can be assessed on their relevant work experience (5 years professional work experience minimum for mature study route) etc), or evidence of prior studies and work in English speaking environments [-]

Postgraduate Certificate in Finance and Management

Campus Full time 12 weeks September 2016 United Kingdom London

The main objective of a Postgraduate Certificate in Finance is to empower you with the confidence to progress into a career in the finance industry or to move to a higher academic challenge such as an MSc in Finance. [+]

The main objective of a Postgraduate Certificate in Finance is to empower you with the confidence to progress into a career in the finance industry or to move to a higher academic challenge such as an MSc in Finance. You can pursue your own interests for career and business development by choosing from our growing portfolio of short courses. Your Postgraduate Certificate Programme should incorporate 5 courses from those listed below, this choice should include at least 2 courses from the Finance list and 2 courses from the Management list. SHORT COURSES IN FINANCE Accounting for Performance and Control M&A and Private Equity Advanced Financial Modelling Financial Markets, Trading and Analysis Corporate Finance Understanding Financial Statements Risk Management Project Finance SHORT COURSES IN MANAGEMENT Strategic Business Management Project Management Management and Leadership Marketing Strategies and Operations International Business Course Requirements Undergraduate degree or equivalent in any field English levels 5.5 IELTS (5.5 in all bands) or equivalent Students who fail to meet academic requirements can be assessed on their relevant work experience (5 years professional work experience minimum for mature study route) etc), or evidence of prior studies and work in English speaking environments [-]

Postgraduate Certificate in Management

Campus Full time 12 weeks September 2016 United Kingdom London

Postgraduate Certificate in Management offers students the most current and relevant topics in business today, delivered by a group of lecturers with extensive professional exposure in different areas of management. The course focuses on the importance of management as one of the most relevant elements in ensuring business success. [+]

Postgraduate Certificate in Management offers students the most current and relevant topics in business today, delivered by a group of lecturers with extensive professional exposure in different areas of management. The course focuses on the importance of management as one of the most relevant elements in ensuring business success. You can pursue your own interests for career and business development by choosing from our growing portfolio of short courses. Your Postgraduate Certificate Programme should incorporate 4 courses from those listed below. Strategic Business Management Management and Leadership Marketing Strategies and Operations Project Management International Business Accounting for Performance and Control Course Requirements Undergraduate degree or equivalent in any field English levels 5.5 IELTS (5.5 in all bands) or equivalent Students who fail to meet academic requirements can be assessed on their relevant work experience (5 years professional work experience minimum for mature study route) etc), or evidence of prior studies and work in English speaking environments [-]

Advanced Certificate

Advanced Certificate in Digital Marketing and Social Media

Campus Full time 5 days October 2016 United Kingdom London

A key element of this course is the focus on the practical application of digital marketing and social media marketing tools to set up and maintain a presence in the digital and social world. [+]

A key element of this course is the focus on the practical application of digital marketing and social media marketing tools to set up and maintain a presence in the digital and social world. You will learn how to plan, coordinate, deliver, and test digital and social media marketing campaigns and set targets to monitor the success of these campaigns. A key focus of the course will be the interaction and creative thinking that delegates will partake in, designing creative campaigns and innovative solutions for digital and social media. Key Benefits Develop integrated digital marketing strategy aligned with general marketing and business objectives Design and deliver a social media communication programme Implement digital marketing communication plans Analyse performance of digital marketing channels and critically evaluate the effectiveness of digital marketing activities Understand and evaluate the complexities of planning, buying and executing a marketing campaign that integrates traditional marketing with all digital activities Course Requirements 3 years minimum of relevant work experience within the field of study you are pursuing While there are no IELTS or English language requirements, please be aware that the course is taught in English [-]

Advanced Certificate in Finance for Non-Finance Managers

Campus Full time 5 days November 2016 United Kingdom London

A key element of this programme is a focus on the practical application of simulations and case studies to provide delegates with the right strategic and leadership skills for creating value. You will learn various techniques enabling you to increase your ability to develop and build strategies, successfully lead and sustain high-performing teams, all whilst fostering a sustainable, innovative working environment to gain a competitive advantage. [+]

Strategic Leadership and Change provides an in-depth understanding of how companies can gain a competitive edge. You will learn how to identify and develop the correct strategy in any given situation, understand the theory of effective leadership and adapt your management processes where appropriate. A key element of this programme is a focus on the practical application of simulations and case studies to provide delegates with the right strategic and leadership skills for creating value. You will learn various techniques enabling you to increase your ability to develop and build strategies, successfully lead and sustain high-performing teams, all whilst fostering a sustainable, innovative working environment to gain a competitive advantage. Key Benefits Learn to effectively carry out financial analysis and position audits, and make the right choices when developing and building business strategy Achieve your strategic goals by improving your persuasion and influencing skills Become skilled in executing business strategy Learn to confidently manage projects and execute business process change, leveraging information technology Acquire the skills to effectively manage people and organisations in a dynamic business environment Course Requirements 3 years minimum of relevant work experience within the field of study you are pursuing While there are no IELTS or English language requirements, please be aware that the course is taught in English [-]

Advanced Certificate in Management Consulting and Project Management

Campus Full time 5 days October 2016 United Kingdom London

A key element of this programme is a focus on the practical application of management consulting and project management tools to resolve issues, generate value, maximise growth and improve business performance for clients and organisations. [+]

Modern organisations are increasingly on the lookout for 'hybrid' managers. Individuals that can combine the skill sets of a management consultant and a project manager will always be a first choice candidate. A key element of this programme is a focus on the practical application of management consulting and project management tools to resolve issues, generate value, maximise growth and improve business performance for clients and organisations. Key Benefits Learn how to engage in the management of consultancy projects and consultancy delivery Develop your ability to lead projects, design project scope and estimate budgets, and apply appropriate risk management techniques Become confident in scheduling project networks, estimating duration and critical paths, and preventing project crashes/project creep Acquire the skills to effectively closeout projects and terminate them when necessary Course Requirements 3 years minimum of relevant work experience within the field of study you are pursuing While there are no IELTS or English language requirements, please be aware that the course is taught in English [-]

Advanced Certificate in Strategic Brand Management

Campus Full time 5 days November 2016 United Kingdom London

This is a dedicated specialist programme designed to foster strategic thinking and develop the skillset required to build, measure, and manage strong brands. This strategic brand management course aims to provide delegates with an in-depth insight into the importance of brand equity and the customer experience, and how best to maintain it. [+]

This is a dedicated specialist programme designed to foster strategic thinking and develop the skillset required to build, measure, and manage strong brands. This strategic brand management course aims to provide delegates with an in-depth insight into the importance of brand equity and the customer experience, and how best to maintain it. A key element of the programme is a focus on practical application, using a wealth of experience and state-of-the-art practical examples of leading-edge brand management design and strategies. Key Benefits Develop and implement customer based brand equity and brand positioning strategies Learn to effectively design and implement branding strategies and introduce and name new products and brand extensions Learn how to choose the appropriate and most effective branding elements to build brand equity and design marketing programmes that go on to build brand equity Develop a measurement and management system for measuring sources of brand equity (Capturing Customer Mind-set) Learn to manage brands over geographic boundaries and market segments Course Requirements 3 years minimum of relevant work experience within the field of study you are pursuing While there are no IELTS or English language requirements, please be aware that the course is taught in English [-]

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