To study for the professional diploma you must already hold the Professional Certificate in Management (S01) (previously coded C31) or a qualification accepted by the University as equivalent.
You will already have some first-hand experiential knowledge of managing some part of an organisation.
Your spoken and written English must be of an adequate standard for postgraduate study. If English is not your first language, we recommend that you will need a minimum score of 6.5 under the International English Language Testing System (IELTS). Please see their website for details.
How long it takes
The minimum time to complete this qualification is seven months, depending on whether you choose to study B716 which takes 12 months or the fast-track version BXFT716 which takes seven months. Please note to complete within seven months, you will need to be able to devote 20-25 hours a week to your studies. You must complete this qualification within four years.