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A diploma in business is a door-opener in the highly competitive world of business. Earning a diploma will enable students to acquire foundational skills and basic knowledge related to the field of business over one to two years of study.   What is a Diploma in Business? A diploma in business is a first step for students to pursue careers and hold positions in the dynamic and fast-paced field… Read more

A diploma in business is a door-opener in the highly competitive world of business. Earning a diploma will enable students to acquire foundational skills and basic knowledge related to the field of business over one to two years of study.

What is a Diploma in Business? A diploma in business is a first step for students to pursue careers and hold positions in the dynamic and fast-paced field of business. Students will likely take courses in core curriculum areas such as basic economics, accounting, administrative duties, managerial processes, and entrepreneurship. Students may further specialize in their areas of study, depending upon which institution of higher education is offering the program, or may choose to keep their areas of study to business in general.

A diploma in business will equip students with the knowledge of foundational business practices and administrative skills that they will need in the real world of business. A student may seek a position or start his or her own business after graduation. After a diploma is earned, an individual can also look into the transfer credits towards a bachelor’s or master’s degree. Pursuing a diploma in business often helps bridge a potential gap between secondary schooling, university training, or graduate school.  

The cost to earn a diploma in business will vary depending upon the institution and the duration of study. Prospective students should research a school’s program thoroughly, keeping in mind their long-term career goals.

With a diploma in business, graduates can gain entry-level positions in a wide variety of business-related areas. Students may choose to become bookkeepers, financial analysts, administrative professionals or even entrepreneurs. From there, graduates may be promoted to management positions and advance as far up the corporate ladder as their aspirations will take them.

Students can earn a diploma in business from a multitude of nationally-recognized and international institutions of higher learning. Online classes will appeal to those who need a flexible schedule. To learn more, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Online Business School
Coventry, United Kingdom

The Level 7 Extended Diploma in Strategic Management is an MBA advanced entry course, which provides learners with 120 credits of the 180 credits required to achieve a complet ... +

The Level 7 Extended Diploma in Strategic Management is an MBA advanced entry course, which provides learners with 120 credits of the 180 credits required to achieve a complete MBA. The course itself is made up of 30 interactive modules and 8 written assignments, with approximately 40 guided learning hours per module. -
Diploma
Full-time
Part-time
1200 hours
English
Online
 
Regent College London
Wembley, United Kingdom +1 More

HND in business provides a general understanding of how business works. This course covers all the essential knowledge you need to progress your career within an office-based ... +

HND in business provides a general understanding of how business works. This course covers all the essential knowledge you need to progress your career within an office-based business environment. -
Diploma
Full-time
2 years
English
Sep 2020
25 Jun 2020
Campus
 
United International Business Schools
Zürich, Switzerland +8 More

This program is a top-up program that allows students to transfer more than 120 credits earned from other institutions and earn only the remaining number of credits to reach 1 ... +

This program is a top-up program that allows students to transfer more than 120 credits earned from other institutions and earn only the remaining number of credits to reach 180, the equivalent of a Bachelor degree, with a minimum of 30 in Pre-Master leveling courses in order to qualify for admission in our graduate programs. Refer to the graduate admission requirements for further details. -
Diploma
Full-time
Part-time
English
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LSBF Singapore
Singapore

The main aim of the Diploma in Business Studies is to give a sound knowledge of the basic underlying academic concepts and principles associated with the broader discipline of ... +

The main aim of the Diploma in Business Studies is to give a sound knowledge of the basic underlying academic concepts and principles associated with the broader discipline of Management. The credits gained by achieving the Diploma in Business Studies would enable progression to a suitable Advanced Diploma in Business Administration, and the skills learned would equip students for entry to a successful career in the business industry. -
Diploma
Full-time
8 months
English
May 2020
Campus
Online
 
Murdoch University Dubai
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

A Diploma of Business prepares students for a professional business career and further study in business or accounting, by exploring a broad range of disciplines including bus ... +

A Diploma of Business prepares students for a professional business career and further study in business or accounting, by exploring a broad range of disciplines including business mathematics, marketing, management and governance, and accounting. -
Diploma
Full-time
2 semesters
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Curtin College
Perth, Australia

Designed to prepare you for the challenges in the global business environment. Commerce students study foundation areas of accounting, economics, business law, management, mar ... +

Designed to prepare you for the challenges in the global business environment. Commerce students study foundation areas of accounting, economics, business law, management, marketing and technology. Through specialised study in your chosen major at Curtin University, you will gain the theoretical and practical skills you need to be confident and industry-ready when you graduate. -
Diploma
Full-time
8 - 12 months
English
29 Jun 2020
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UC Berkeley Global: Study-Abroad Opportunities
Berkeley, USA +1 More

You've mastered the skills, now it's time to put them to work. Combine the two full-time certificates (International Business and Business Development) with focused electives ... +

You've mastered the skills, now it's time to put them to work. Combine the two full-time certificates (International Business and Business Development) with focused electives to be eligible for an internship and OPT. Gain real-world experience and launch your career. -
Diploma Diploma
Full-time
2 semesters
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
N|A|M|E Dubai (Nest Academy of Management Education)
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

N|A|M|E’s Diploma in Business and Management is one of the most sought after qualifications in the 21st century. Our well-researched curriculum will introduce students to the ... +

N|A|M|E’s Diploma in Business and Management is one of the most sought after qualifications in the 21st century. Our well-researched curriculum will introduce students to the key concepts of Business Management and offer a solid foundation of the multidisciplinary corporate world today. This programme is based on the application-based model of learning in which students will gain knowledge of the core subjects. -
Diploma
Full-time
9 months
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Simon Fraser University - Beedie School of Business
Vancouver, Canada

The Graduate Diploma in Business Administration (GDBA) is a competitive credential that offers the rigor of MBA-level courses with more flexibility. Delivered 100% online, its ... +

The Graduate Diploma in Business Administration (GDBA) is a competitive credential that offers the rigor of MBA-level courses with more flexibility. Delivered 100% online, its value is clear from the first class. Study while you work and put your new skills into practice straight away. You can also apply your GDBA toward a future MBA at SFU Beedie, as you will already have completed a third of the MBA program. Whether the GDBA is your starting point or your end goal, boost your career with a deeper understanding of the different functional areas of a company. A solid grounding in a broad spectrum of business theory and practice enables you to collaborate with colleagues across disciplines. -
Graduate Diploma
Part-time
24 months
English
May 2020
Online
 
University of Essex Online
UK Online, United Kingdom

In a business world increasingly defined and dependent on data, having a solid understanding of the challenges and opportunities within business analytics is a great way to se ... +

In a business world increasingly defined and dependent on data, having a solid understanding of the challenges and opportunities within business analytics is a great way to set yourself apart from others in your industry and to improve your ability to drive effective change within your company. Rather than being a mathematical or coding course, this short postgraduate course* is designed for professionals who want to understand the uses of data within marketing, sales, customer service, market development, finance and much more. It will increase your confidence in working with different types of data as well as give you a grounding in general management techniques. -
Postgraduate Diploma
Part-time
16 months
English
Online
 
AAS College
Thessaloniki, Greece

The SQA Advanced Diploma in Business and AAS College provide students with a progression route into employment. The Advanced Diploma covers the main aspects of international b ... +

The SQA Advanced Diploma in Business and AAS College provide students with a progression route into employment. The Advanced Diploma covers the main aspects of international business including management, human resources, economics and administration. It will equip students with an awareness of key issues and practices within a changing business environment. -
Advanced Diploma
Full-time
24 months
English
01 Jun 2020
01 May 2020
Campus
 
Raffles University Iskandar
Johor Bahru, Malaysia

Our Diploma in Business Studies provides opportunities for students to develop and demonstrate business working knowledge, creativity, and innovation in business. It is design ... +

Our Diploma in Business Studies provides opportunities for students to develop and demonstrate business working knowledge, creativity, and innovation in business. It is designed to prepare students to be job-ready or/and opt for advanced standing in any of the degree programmes in RUI’s Business School upon completion of the programme. -
Diploma
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
ICP International College Portsmouth
Portsmouth, United Kingdom

The postgraduate pathway is for students who do not meet the traditional entry requirements for Stage 1 (Master's Degree) or who would benefit from additional academic prepara ... +

The postgraduate pathway is for students who do not meet the traditional entry requirements for Stage 1 (Master's Degree) or who would benefit from additional academic preparation. Students can begin their postgraduate pathway at ICP and graduate from the University of Portsmouth with a world-class qualification. -
Postgraduate Diploma
Full-time
English
Campus
 
London School of Planning and Management
UK Online, United Kingdom

The Level 3 Diploma in Business Studies qualification is focused on managing communication, business organisations in a global context, people management and finance, as well ... +

The Level 3 Diploma in Business Studies qualification is focused on managing communication, business organisations in a global context, people management and finance, as well as an understanding of the research skills and personal development expected of a manager. It includes a broad range of highly relevant business and management subject areas, making it ideal for those who have started, or are planning to move into, -
Diploma
Full-time
Part-time
English
Aug 2020
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Rhodes Business School
Grahamstown, South Africa

The Rhodes Business School is committed to making a significant contribution to the development of sustainable business practices. Business Analysis is a critical skill set re ... +

The Rhodes Business School is committed to making a significant contribution to the development of sustainable business practices. Business Analysis is a critical skill set required to assist organisations to achieve sustainable business performance. -
Postgraduate Diploma
Full-time
Part-time
2 - 3 semesters
English
Campus
 

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