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Do you want a qualification that leads directly to the final year of a University Degree? If so then Association of Business Executives (ABE) will help you achieve it.
ABE is a market leader is the cost-effective provision of high quality business and management qualifications. These qualifications are not only highly valued in their own right but are also accepted by universities worldwide onto the latter stages of their degree programmes.
ABE’s Business Management programme is a very comprehensive and detailed program and covers all the knowledge and skills required in today’s modern business practice. The program provides you with an appreciation of the the theoretical issues involved in the study of business whilst also helping to develop a range of practical skills which enhance your value to employers.
ABE programmes are available all over the world which means you can study in your own country and the avoid the high cost of studying and living in the UK. Some of the progression agreements which ABE holds with universities also allow you to study in your country – giving you the change to progress from ABE to a degree without leaving home.
ABE accredits colleges around the world to offer ABE programmes. These colleges, of which there are over 500, all have to complete a stringent accreditation application process which ensures they offer high standards of teaching and facilities.
ABE has an international network of over 50,000 students currently studying for an ABE qualification. We aim to support this network as much as possible and to allow our students to interact through online forums such as Facebook and Twitter as well as face at events such as alumni meetings and graduations.
ABE programmes allow you to study several areas of business management before deciding what you wish to specialise in. All four ABE programmes share common units, giving you the flexibility to transfer if and when you desire.
Students receive certification awards at every stage of the programme, which means if your studies are discontinued (after attaining a particular level), you will still have a valuable and recognized qualification.
Holders of certain other professional qualifications may gain exemptions from ABE Diploma subjects.
Holders of an ABE qualification may gain subject exemptions in the examinations of other professional bodies.
ABE Level 6 Graduate, Graduate integrated and Extended Diploma holders with relevant work experience can gain entry onto Master or MBA programmes.
ABE Postgraduate Diploma holders can advance to the latter stages of Master or MBA programmes.
All ABE students receive our quarterly magazine, student Focus, which is designed to keep you up to date with important ABE news and developments. The magazine also contains essential study tips to help you succeed in particular ABE units as well as many other useful features.
Abe Qualification Pathway
Diploma in Business Management -rqf Level 4
Duration 6 Months
Applicants who have completed the Ordinary Level (O/L) Examinations can enter into the Level 4 Diploma. This qualification aims to help students to develop a basic understanding of management in the context of general business. The qualification will give you a theoretical understanding of management concepts and an overview of general business. It will equip you to find employment in general business or to continue your professional or academic studies in a related area.
Diploma in Business Management – Rqf Level 5
Duration 6 Months
Applicants who have completed their Advance Level (A/L) Examinations or Level 4 qualification can enter into the Level 5 Diploma. This qualification will develop a strategic understanding of business management principles and practical application. It is at the same level of difficulty as year two of a Bachelors degree. The qualification will give you a theoretical understanding of management concepts and an overview of general business. It will equip you to find employment with junior management prospects in general business or to continue your professional or academic studies in a related area.
Diploma in Business Management – Rqf Level 6
Duration 6 Months
Applicants who have completed a recognised Advance Diploma, ABE Level 5 or Possess 5 years of Managerial work experience can enter into the Level 6 Diploma. This qualification aims to help students to develop a critical understanding of management in the context of general business. It will equip you to find employment with management prospects in general business or to continue your professional or academic studies in a related area. This qualification aims to develop the theoretical knowledge and strategic skill set you need to excel in a leadership role. It is at the same level of difficulty as the final year of a Bachelors degree.
The positions below are examples of jobs currently held by ABE Business Management qualification holders. The list is not exhaustive as ABE qualifications are applicable to a wide range of vocations.
- Level 4 Diploma in Business Management – Administration or Accounts Assistant
- Level 5 Diploma in Business Management – Management Trainee or Supervisor
- Level 6 Diploma in Business Management – Office Manager or General Manager