OTHM Level 5 Diploma in Business Management


  • 18+ years old with Level 4 or equivalent


  • 21+ with management experience
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Who Is It For?

The online OTHM Level 5 Diploma in Business Management course is designed to provide learners with a solid foundation of business and management knowledge, it is ideal for those who have started or planning to move into a career in private or public sector business. The qualification content is focused on people management, managing people management, managing projects, marketing, finance for managers, business law, business ethics and social responsibility.

How Will I Benefit?

  • With the OTHM Level 5 Business Management course, you will develop your knowledge and skills in business management theories and models
  • Develop an in-depth understanding of business and management processes
  • Develop your confidence in how to deal with change and problem solving in the workplace
  • The OTHM Management and Business Level 5 qualification will demonstrate to employers that you are competent in current business and management practices, improving your career prospects and your employability


Course fees cover study materials, personal tutor support, assessment and OTHM Registration Fee.


  • This online business management course is accredited by the OTHM
  • The OTHM qualification at RQF Level 5 represents practical knowledge, skills, capabilities, and competences that are assessed in academic terms as being equivalent to Foundation Degrees, Higher National Diploma (HND) and Year 2 of a three-year UK Bachelor’s degree
  • Nationally recognised: all credits earned are transferable to other university or college programmes within a similar discipline
Progression routes

As this OTHM qualification is approved and regulated by Ofqual, on successful completion of this course learners are eligible to gain entry into the final year of a three-year Bachelor’s degree:

Each applicant will be subject to individual assessment and other entry requirements which may affect university entry.
  • BA (Hons) Business (Top-up) at Arden University
  • BA (Hons) Business Enterprise (Top-up) at University College Birmingham
  • BA (Hons) Business Management (direct entry to Year 3) at Middlesex University, Mauritius
  • BA (Hons) Business Management (Top-up) at University of Sunderland
  • BA (Hons) Digital Marketing (Top-up) at University College Birmingham
  • BA (Hons) Global Business (Top-up) at Coventry University
  • BA (Hons) International Business (direct entry to Year 3) at Middlesex University, Mauritius
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (Top-up) at Concordia University Chicago
  • BSc (Hons) International Hospitality Management (Top-up) at BPP University
  • Extended BSc (Hons) International Hospitality Management (Top-up) at BPP University

How Will I Be Supported To Learn?

  • Our online OTHM Level 5 Business Management course is a self-study course with dedicated support from OTHM-approved tutors
  • All courses are delivered via Moodle and in collaboration with the OTHM
  • Our OTHM Business Management Level 5 course materials are available online and can be accessed 24/7
  • Tutors are available by phone and the online learning system to provide support and assistance with assignments and study materials
  • Support Services are available by phone, email, social media, instant messenger to assist with any issues or concerns during your course

Course Assessment

  • Completion of a written assignment per Unit (3000 words)
  • No examinations

Start Date

Every Tuesday and Thursday.

OTHM Level 5 Diploma in Business Management

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You can also present this PDF to your employer with an invoice if your company looking to review course content before paying for your professional development.

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OTHM Level 5 Diploma in Business Management

The Diploma consists of 6 Units and has a transferable credit value of 120 credits.

OT 3021 Human Resource Management (TQT 200)
OT 3027 Project Management (TQT 200)
OT 3030 Strategic Marketing (TQT 200)
OT 3032 Accounting for Managers (TQT 200)
OT 3034 Business Law (TQT 200)
OT 3036 Business Ethics (TQT 200)

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    OTHM L5 Diploma in Business Management

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