Taught course

Level 4 Diploma in Business

London School of Emerging Technology
After School

Entry requirements

  • Course Highlights

    • Hands-on Sessions

    • Paid Internship Program

    • Industry Mentors

    • Group activities

    • Presentations

    • Project-based Learning

    • Real world development experience

    Why Learn a Level 4 Diploma in Business?

    Studying business management has numerous benefits. After completing the LSET Level 4 Diploma in Business, you will be able to:

    • Analyse the differences between traditional and modern organisational structures

    • Describe how business economics contributes to a better understanding of global markets and how current economic issues may affect them

    • Describe how organisations are supervised both operationally and strategically

    • Planning and executing business development activities to ensure you maintain your values as an employee and enhance your career prospects

    • Provide an overview of how your skillset can be utilised to demonstrate your employability during the recruitment and selection process

    • Prepare a business plan and pitch a profitable business idea

    • The purpose of financial and management accounting is to provide information to management.

    • Analyse and interpret data using statistical tools

    • Develop a resource-based financial plan based on a set of inputs for a project

    • Prepare cash flow projections and financial budgets to assist management in making decisions

    • Analyse the procedure for collecting business and management data

    Reasons to Choose LSET

    • Interactive live sessions by industry experts.

    • Practical classes with project-based learning with hands-on activities.

    • International learning platform to promote collaboration and teamwork.

    • Most up-to-date course curriculum based on current industry demand.

    • Gain access to various e-learning resources.

    • One-to-one attention to ensure maximum participation in the classes.

    • Lifetime career guidance to get the students employed in good companies.

    • Free lifetime membership to the LSET Alumni Club

    Complete Learning Experience

    This course provides a hands-on, guided learning experience to help you learn the fundamentals practically.

    • We constantly update the curriculum to include the latest releases and features.

    • We focus on teaching the industry's best practices and standards.

    • We let you explore the topics through guided hands-on sessions.

    • We provide industry professional mentor support to every student.

    • We give you an opportunity to work on real world examples.

    • Work with hands-on projects and assignments.

    • We help you build a business portfolio that you can present to prospective employers.

    What Will Be Your Responsibilities?

    • Work creatively in a problem-solving environment.

    • Ask questions and participate in class discussions.

    • Work on assignments and quizzes promptly.

    • Read additional resources on the course topics and ask questions in class.

    • Actively participate in team projects and presentations.

    • Work with the career development department to prepare for interviews

    • Respond promptly to the instructors, student service officers, career development officers, etc.

    • And most importantly, have fun while learning at LSET.

    Skills You will Gain

    • Management Essentials

    • Economics Fundamentals

    • Business communications

    • Analysing business organisations

    • Mathematics for business

    • Finance Introduction

    • Online business

    • Marketing principles

    Benefits of LSET Course

    Learning the LSET Course means you have demonstrated hard-working capabilities and learnt the latest technologies by completing hands-on exercises and real-world projects.

    Following are some of the traits employers can trust you have built up through your course;

    • You know how to work in a team environment and communicate well.

    • You know the tools which are necessary for your desired job.

    • You know how to use the latest technologies to develop technologically advanced solutions.

    • You have developed problem-solving skills to navigate complex problem scenarios and find the right solutions.

    • You are now ready to take on the challenge and help your prospective employer to build the desired solutions.

    What to expect after completing the course?

    After earning your certificate from LSET, you can join the LSET’s Alumni club. There are countless benefits associated with the Alumni Club membership. As a member of LSET Alumni, you can expect the following;

    • LSET to hold your hand to find a successful career

    • Advice you on choosing the right job based on your passion and goals

    • Connect you with industry experts for career progression

    • Provide you opportunities to participate in events to keep yourself updated

    • Provide you with a chance to contribute to the game-changing open-source projects

    • Provide you with a platform to shine by allowing you to speak at our events

Months of entry

January, May, September

Course content

The Level 4 Diploma in Business Management qualification aims to provide learners with an excellent foundation to pursue careers in a wide range of industries. It is designed to prepare learners to be confident, independent thinkers who understand business and management and can adapt quickly to changing circumstances.

Prerequisites have been met

Option 1

  1. Topic: Level 4 Diploma in Business
  2. Full-time: 6 Months

Option 2

  1. Topic: Level 4 Diploma in Business
  2. Add-On:Project
  3. Full-time: 8 Months

Option 3

  1. Topic: Level 4 Diploma in Business
  2. Add-On: Project &Industrial Training and Paid Internship Program
  3. Full-time: 12 Months

Note: Our Industrial Training and Internship program includes a guaranteed 6 months paid internship (from 10 hours to 40 hours per week) with a technology company. Due to visa restrictions, some international students may not be able to participate in this program.


The Job Guarantee program is available only to candidates who enrol in Option 3 (Project and Industrial Training and Paid Internship Program). It is important to note, however, that the Job Guarantee program has its own selection criteria, so not everyone may be considered for the program. To learn more about the Job Guarantee program, please visit Job Guaranteed Software Courses

This qualification is designed to provide learners with the knowledge, understanding, and skills they need to work effectively in a business environment. It is a combination of theoretical and practical knowledge in the areas of academic and research skills, business and global operations, finance and accounting, business communication, leadership, and teamwork.

Completing this qualification will provide learners with the necessary skills and knowledge to enter the world of work in their chosen field.

This qualification focuses on the following topics:

  • Communication management in the workplace

  • The globalisation of the business environment and organisations

  • Management of business functions, including human resources

  • Business quantitative methods

  • A guide to finance for managers

  • The conduct of research and academic writing.

Students will gain a thorough understanding of the many facets of international business in today’s world. Through the completion of the qualification, students will be exposed to both academic and vocational aspects of a wide range of subjects, enabling them to gain the necessary knowledge and skills to succeed in business or further education.

The qualification is ideally suited to those who have begun or plan to enter a career in the private or public sector. Upon successful completion of the Level 4 Diploma in Business qualification, learners will be able to continue their studies or find employment.

Information for international students

Information for applicants from the EU, EEA and Switzerland

A new set of regulations and guidance has been published by the UK Council for International Student Affairs on 11 May 2021 regarding the assessment of fee status for international students. The fee status assessments will be conducted in accordance with this guidance.

In the event that you are an EU national and do not reside in the United Kingdom, you may be subject to overseas fees. Students with settled and pre-settled status in the UK and some other categories of students who work in the UK can qualify for Home fee status as long as they meet the residence criteria.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • After School
    part time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    6 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

  • One ‘A’ Level or equivalent, or an appropriate School Leavers’ certificate deemed to be of a similar level

If a potential student’s first language is not English, they must also reach the English Language requirements of either:
International English Language Testing System (IELTS) minimum score of 5.5. Alternatively, take the free NCC Education Higher English Placement Test.


GCE ‘O’ Level English C6.

Course contact details

London School of Emerging Technology
+44 (0) 20 3369 9909