The ATHE Level 5 Extended Diploma in Management (RQF)


  • The ATHE Level 5 Extended Diploma in Management is a 120-credit size qualification and is the equivalent size and level to the 2nd year of a Bachelor’s degree. This qualification is designed to develop your understanding of management and to develop key management skills. The aim of the qualification is to provide key aspects in the field of business and management; it also provides a fast track to higher education as students can directly join the final year of a Bachelor degree.

At a glance:

  • Progression to a degree top-up at a range of universities – 

  • Advanced learner loans available in the UK – See the Qualifications catalogue 2017-2018

  • Designed with support from universities

  • Comes with 16 optional units

  • Extended Diploma is 1,200 learning hours, usually studied over an academic year

  • Can be delivered in the classroom, by distance or by blended learning.

Distance learning

In this format, you have access to your learning portal. You get a study plan to keep you on top of your studies and you get access to your online tutor to ask questions. Monthly and quarterly installments are also available.

From £180 per month (7 months)

Price : £1020

Blended learning

For students who prefer instructor-led training, we recommend the blended learning training. In this format, you blend self-study with classroom based tuition. The fees include 16 hours of class interaction, (2 hours one-to-one tuition per unit).

Price : £1375

Academic year

In this format, students take the programme over one academic year. The duration you take up to 480 hours in classroom at Notting Hill College premises. The one academic year is around 32 weeks of studies (average 20 hours per week)

Price: £6,995


  •  Age: 19 +

  • prior study in business, management or related subjects at level 4 or above a level 4 qualification, for example, an ATHE Level 4 Extended Diploma in Management or an ATHE Level 4 Diploma in Business and Administrative Management

  • other equivalent international qualifications

  • Mature Student: years relevant work experience may be considered.

International students: B2 level in English, ISE 2, IELTS 4.5 or Equivalent


Students at the 120-credit ATHE Level 5 Extended Diploma in Management, study 5 mandatory units and pick 3 optional units.

  • Managing Stakeholder Engagement

  • Risk Management

  • Leading Organisational

  • Equality and Diversity

  • Corporate Social Responsibility

  • Manage Sustainability in an Organisation

  • Resource Management

  • Administrative Services

  • Planning a Work Based Team Project

  • Marketing Principles and Practice

  • Planning a New Business Venture

  • Customer Relationship Management

  • Employability Skills

  • Business Ethics

  • Personal and Professional Development

  • Business Law

  • Managing Communication

  • Business Organisations in a Global Context

  • People Management

  • Finance for Managers

  • Research Project

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Notting Hill College Accreditation

NHC is accredited by ASIC and BAC and we are an approved centre of ATHE & TQUK; both awarding bodies are recognised by OFQUAL (the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation and the Welsh Government. They offer qualifications on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF).

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