OTHM Level 6 Diploma in Business Management (QCF)

Qualification Number: 601/5963/7


The programme allows learners to acquire knowledge and understanding in a range of topics and to develop key skills they require to work in Business Management roles. This is done through a substantial core of mandatory units. The core content of this qualification is for achaten-suisse.com those entering a strategic level of management with a key emphasis on developing an understanding of the research skills and personal development expected of a senior manager which will enable them to progress to higher level general management or specialised business programmes at a later stage in their business or academic careers.

Entry Requirements

For entry onto the OTHM Level 6 Diploma in Business Management qualification, learner must possesses:

  • NQF/QCF Level 5 diploma or equivalent overseas qualification as recognised by UK NARIC
  • Mature learners (over 21) with relevant work experience

English requirements:

If learner is not from a majority English-speaking country must provide evidence of English language competency at a minimum of CEFR (The Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) level B2 from a recognised English test provider or IELTS level 5.5 in each components. Learner must be 18 years or older at the beginning of the course


OTHM Level 6 Diploma in Business Management (QCF) consists of 6 mandatory units:

Unit Ref. No. Mandatory Units Credit
L/507/1303 Leadership and Organisational Behaviour 20
R/507/1304 Business Project 20
Y/507/1305 Operations Management 20
D/507/1306 Financial Decision Making 20
H/507/1307 Sustainable Business Practices 20


Upon successful completion of OTHM Level 6 Diploma in Business Management qualification, learners may progress to:

  • An OTHM Level 7 Diploma within the relevant academic discipline
  • A postgraduate degree programme at UK universities
  • Employment in Business or related sectors
  • Relevant postgraduate professional programmes

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