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Advanced Diploma in Management (Full-time)

Diploma Programme

Advanced Diploma in Management (Full-time)

Full Time

Advanced Diploma in Management

Kaplan Business & Accountancy School (KBAS) also offers the Advanced Diploma programme for students who have completed a business-related diploma or certificate and are looking for further education. This Advanced Diploma in Management aims to train graduates in various areas of specialisation namely: Finance, Management or Marketing. Students will be required to study a number of qualitative and quantitative subjects and develop a range of basic skills required for successful careers in their chosen area.

Students can start their career after completion of the programme or further pursue their studies to articulate to BA (Hons) Business Administration (Top-up) full-time programme offered by Birmingham City University in Hong Kong. Graduates can also choose to study overseas to earn a Bachelor’s Degree from other overseas universities operated by both Kaplan Singapore and Australia.

Why study Advanced Diploma in Management at KBAS?

  • Graduates can 100% articulate to Birmingham City University's the BA (Hons) Business Administration (Top-up) 1-year full-time programme operated by Kaplan Higher Education in Hong Kong
  • Acquire a Bachelor’s Degree quicker than the traditional pathway
  • Gain a better understanding of different business functional areas of accounting, marketing, management, law and more
  • Develop ability to structure problems and make managerial decisions at both strategic and tactical levels

Programme Details

This programme is suitable for those who would like to fully engage in further studying at a non-local Bachelor's Degree programme with us after completion of this programme. 

This programme consists of 6 modules. 

Programme structure*
Term 1 Management and Strategy Professional Communication
Term 2 Financial Decision Making for Managers Organisational Behaviour
Term 3 Applied Commercial Law Operations Management

*The order of the modules may vary

Can be completed in 9 months

Medium of Instruction

Teaching Mode

  • Face-to-face tuition in Hong Kong conducted by experienced lecturers and class schedule designed for full-time students
  • 3 terms a year and 2 modules of study per term
  • 42 lecture hours per module

Assessment Method
Assessment tasks involve a combination of assignments, examination and other exercises set in accordance to each module’s learning outcomes


Programme start date
November 2022

Entry Requirement
Must fulfil any of the following requirements:

  • Professional Diploma in Business from KBAS, or
  • Diploma in Business related disciplines or equivalent qualification, or
  • Mature candidates (above 23 years old with 5 years of work experience), or
  • Applicants holding other Diploma-level qualifications or professional qualifications will be assessed on a case-by-case basis

Tuition Fee
HK$28,125 (9 instalments)  

Articulation pathway

Gain your UK Bachelor's Degree in Hong Kong

Students who successfully graduate from the programme can advance to BA (Hons) Business Administration (Top-up)* 1-year full-time programme from Birmingham City University, operated by Kaplan in Hong Kong. The Bachelor's Degree is a final year programme and can be completed in 12 months.

* It is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognize any qualifications to which the courses may lead. Terms and conditions may apply.

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