ABE Business Management Online

ABE Diplomas in Business Management Online

Successful organisations, whether large or small, are well managed. The development of management skills within an organisation is an essential part of continued business growth.

The Business Management programme is a comprehensive and detailed programme which covers the knowledge and skills required in modern business practice.

The programme will provide you with an appreciation of the theoretical issues involved in the study of business while also helping you to develop a range of practical skills which will enhance your value to employers.

ABE has developed a series of Study Guides to help students studying this programme. These Guides cover all the learning outcomes of the respective syllabuses and are essential reading for all Business Management students, and for students who are studying other ABE programmes which have units that are common to the Business Management programme. These guides are available online once you become an ABE member.

The positions below are examples of jobs currently held by ABE Business Management qualification holders. The list is not exhaustive as ABE qualifications are applicable to a wide range of vocations.

  • Level 4 Foundation Diploma in Business Management – Marketing Assistant, Administration Assistant or Accounts Assistant
  • Level 5 Diploma in Business Management – Marketing Executive, Management Trainee, or Secretary
  • Level 6 Diploma in Business Management – Marketing Manager, Office Manager, or HR Manager

View below for more information on these Diplomas

Level 4All Compulsory units
  • Employability & Self-development

  • Dynamic Business Environments

  • Finance for Managers

  • Enterprising Organisations

Level 56 Compulsory units
  • Innovation & Business Performance

  • Effective Financial Management

  • Managing Stakeholder Relationships

  • Managing Agile Organisations & People

  • International Business Economics & Markets

  • Analytical Decision Making

Level 66 Compulsory units
  • Business Ethics and sustainability

  • Leading Strategic Change

  • Business Strategy and Decision-making

  • Advanced Project Management

  • Strategic Stakeholder Relationships

  • Developing International Markets

LevelABE Entry Requirement
Foundation Diploma Level 4 in Business ManagementThere are no formal entry requirements as ABE has open entry for this level.  However, we recommend that persons who have no work experience should have 4 CXC CSEC passes including English.   Applicants with at least two years’ relevant work experience will be eligible to apply.  
Diploma 5 in Business ManagementABE Certificate Level or Diploma Level 4 (at least 3 modules passed) OR Two 'A' Level passes OR At least 2 years work experience. A reference letter from employer(s) must accompany such applications OR Qualifications which may be accepted by ABE as being equivalent to the above
Diploma 6 in Business ManagementStudents must successfully complete 6 modules in order to be awarded the Diploma.   Entry Requirements: Applicants should have achieved the ABE Diploma 5 or an Associate Degree or a suitable combination of qualifications and work experience.
LevelCore/ OptionalModuleJanuary SemesterJuly SemesterSeptember Semester
Foundation Diploma 4CoreEmployability & Self Development YesYes Yes
CoreDynamic Business Environments YesYes Yes
CoreFinance for ManagersYes  YesYes
CoreEnterprising OrganisationsYes  YesYes
Diploma 5CoreInnovation & Business Performance YesYes  
CoreEffective Financial Management YesYes  
OptionalManaging Stakeholder Relationships Yes   
CoreManaging Agile Organisations & PeopleYes  Yes 
CoreInternational Business Economics & MarketsYes  Yes 
OptionalAnalytical Decision Making   Yes 
Diploma 6CoreBusiness Ethics and Sustainability Yes   
CoreLeading Strategic Change Yes   
CoreBusiness Strategy and Decision MakingYes    
OptionalAdvanced Project Management   Yes 
OptionalStrategic Stakeholder Relationships     
CoreDeveloping International Markets     

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LevelRegistration FeeExamination Fee
Foundation Diploma Level 4 A new student: £45 Annual Subscription Fee: £38.50Per exam fee: £45 Total Exam Fee: £180 (4 modules)
Diploma Level 5 A new student: £60 Annual Subscription Fee: £38.50Per exam fee: £60 Total Exam Fee: £360 (6 modules)
Diploma Level 6 A new student: £75 Annual Subscription Fee: £38.50Per exam fee: £60 Total Exam Fee: £300 (5 modules)