Taught course

Level 5 Diploma in Business

London School of Emerging Technology
After School

Entry requirements

Course Highlights

  • Hands-on Sessions

  • Paid Internship Program

  • Industry Mentors

  • Group activities

  • Project-based Learning

  • Presentations

  • Real world development experience

Why Learn a Level 5 Diploma in Business?

  • Examining how the external environment has led to new organisational forms and ways of working.

  • Examine innovation as it relates to a range of key business functions and disciplines. Develop an awareness of the need to innovate and a holistic view of the drivers and effects of innovation.

  • Exploring the effective financial management of financial resources in a business, including the applied techniques that managers need to make financial decisions.

  • Develop a solid understanding of economic principles and theory within a dynamic and ever-changing international economic context.

  • Understanding the different methods used by companies in their operations and supply chains.

  • A broad range of practical, theoretical, and technical knowledge and understanding is needed to identify, define, analyse, and interpret data from a wide range of sources in a variety of contexts.

  • Analysing the potential impact and influence of different stakeholders, and developing relevant relationship management strategies that will enable organisations to overcome threats, take advantage of opportunities, achieve their objectives, and protect their brand by examining different stakeholders in depth.

Skills You will Gain

  • Economists in business

  • Mathematics for Advanced Business

  • Business and Human Resources

  • Business Marketing

  • Business and Human Resources

  • Analysing consumer behaviour

  • Operational principles

  • Organisations and Information Systems

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.

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 5 Diploma in Business Management is designed to improve learners’ understanding of management within the context of general business operations. This qualification will provide learners with a theoretical understanding of management concepts as well as an overview of general business. Students will be prepared for employment with junior management prospects in general business or for continued professional or academic studies in a related field.

Option 1

  1. Topic: Level 5 Diploma in Business
  2. Full-time: 6 Months

Option 2

  1. Topic: Level 5 Diploma in Business
  2. Add-On:Project
  3. Full-time: 8 Months

Option 3

  1. Topic: Level 5 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

The Level 5 Diploma in Business Management is designed to provide learners with a solid foundation for a career in a variety of industries. This program is designed to ensure each learner is business ready, confident, independent, and equipped with the skills to adapt rapidly to change.

This qualification focuses on people management, project management, marketing, finance for managers, business law, business ethics, and social responsibility.

The qualification is suitable for those who have started or plan to enter a career in the private or public sector. As a result of completing the Level 5 Diploma in Business Management qualification, learners will be able to move on to further study or employment.

The Qualification addresses complex and challenging organisational issues and opportunities. The units are closely connected to current day workplace challenges and the Qualification will test and develop the student’s workplace skills and experience. This qualification will require learners to make judgments and provide creative and practical solutions in response to organisational challenges and problems. A practical approach will be taken, and learners who are motivated to advance in their career or business path will benefit greatly from the qualification.

  • 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.

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

  • NCC Education Level 4 Diploma in Business (L4DB)

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