OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Public Administration

The OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Public Administration is a prestigious postgraduate qualification that provides learners with valuable expertise in public service administration. Effective management of public services presents many obstacles, such as the demand to achieve more with fewer resources, navigate intricate policy contexts, and improve performance while upholding public service values. This OTHM Level 7 Diploma is tailor-made to empower public and non-profit organisation experts with the know-how and proficiency required to meet these challenges efficiently and comprehensively.

This qualification will bring you many vital benefits, such as;


  • Learning how to analyse complex public management problems, lead change effectively, and develop your ability to manage through networks and partnerships.
  • Being able to shape and deliver the public services of the future and move into more strategic roles in a wide range of organisations
  • Being able to understand key issues and challenges for public service organisations
  • I understand public sector expenditures, taxation and financing.


  • Are you aspiring to build a career in Public Administration? Then, The OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Public Administration offered by the School of Business and Technology London is the right solution for you.
  • Remember! The assessment for the qualification is done based on assignments only, and you do not need to worry about writing any exam.
  • With the School of Business and Technology London, you can complete the qualification at your own pace, choosing online or blended learning from the comfort of your home. 
  • Learning and pathway materials and study guides developed by our OTHM-approved tutors will be available around the clock in our cutting-edge learning management system. 
  • Most importantly, at the School of Business and Technology London, we will provide comprehensive tutor support through our dedicated support desk. 
  • If you choose your course with blended learning, you will also enjoy live sessions with an assigned tutor, which you can book at your convenience.


The OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Public Administration can open many career pathways including, but not limited to:

  • Public Affairs Specialist; Est. Salary£36,671 p.a
  • Public Relations Manager; Est. Salary£34,696 p.a
  • Administrative Officer; Est. Salary £27,371 p.a
  • Publicist; Est. Salary £34,989 p.a

OTHM is an established and recognised Awarding Organisation (Certification Body) launched in 2003. OTHM has already made a mark in the UK and global online education scenario by creating and maintaining a user-friendly and skill based learning environment. OTHM has both local and international recognition which aids OTHM graduates to enhance their employability skills as well as allowing them to join degree and/or Master top-up programmes.

OTHM qualifications has assembled a reputation for maintaining significant skills in a wide range of job roles and industries which comprises Business Studies, Leadership, Tourism and Hospitality Management, Health and Social Care, Information Technology, Accounting and Finance, Logistics and Supply Chain Management.

Learners must request before enrolment to interchange unit(s) other than the preselected units shown in the SBTL website because we need to make sure the availability of learning materials for the requested unit(s). SBTL will reject an application if the learning materials for the requested interchange unit(s) are unavailable.

Learners are not allowed to make any request to interchange unit(s) once enrolment is complete.

Reference No : Unit 1 - Y/618/0700

Credit : 20 || TQT : 200 Hours

This unit will help learners develop innovative management and leadership skills to foster public service reform through critical analysis and effective change management.

Reference No : Unit 2 - D/618/0701

Credit : 20 || TQT : 200 Hours

This unit will support learners in developing their innovative managing and leadership skills to develop innovation for public service reform.

Reference No : Unit 3 - H/618/0702

Credit : 20 || TQT : 200 Hours

This unit will support learners in evaluating key theories and examining the local, national and global impact of public policies on society, including addressing political issues.

Reference No : Unit 4 - K/618/0703

Credit : 20 || TQT : 200 Hours

This unit teaches learners to assess public sector finances through management rules and regulations.

Reference No : Unit 5 - K/618/0705

Credit : 20 || TQT : 200 Hours

This course is designed to empower students with the essential practical, technical, and methodological expertise needed to autonomously conduct research within the realm of public administration and broadly defined management. It acknowledges the multifaceted skills necessary for research, encompassing both specialized and general abilities. These include comprehending the research design procedure, familiarizing oneself with diverse research methods applicable to business and management studies, and understanding the ethical and societal impacts involved in conducting significant research. Through this unit, individuals will cultivate a critical understanding of pivotal research abilities, shaping them into adept researchers and independent professionals in the field.

Reference No : Unit 6 - M/618/0704

Credit : 20 || TQT : 200 Hours

Learners will explore how to conduct feasibility studies of the project, plan, initiate, control, Monitor and review by acquiring practical and theoretical skills to manage a successful public project

Delivery Methods

School of Business & Technology London provides various flexible delivery methods to its learners, including online learning and blended learning. Thus, learners can choose the mode of study as per their choice and convenience. The program is self-paced and accomplished through our cutting-edge Learning Management System. Learners can interact with tutors by messaging through the SBTL Support Desk Portal System to discuss the course materials, get guidance and assistance and request assessment feedbacks on assignments.

We at SBTL offer outstanding support and infrastructure for both online and blended learning. We indeed pursue an innovative learning approach where traditional regular classroom-based learning is replaced by web-based learning and incredibly high support level. Learners enrolled at SBTL are allocated a dedicated tutor, whether online or blended learning, who provide learners with comprehensive guidance and support from start to finish.

The significant difference between blended learning and online learning methods at SBTL is the Block Delivery of Online Live Sessions. Learners enrolled at SBTL on blended learning are offered a block delivery of online live sessions, which can be booked in advance on their convenience at additional cost. These live sessions are relevant to the learners' program of study and aim to enhance the student's comprehension of research, methodology and other essential study skills. We try to make these live sessions as communicating as possible by providing interactive activities and presentations.

Resources and Support

School of Business & Technology London is dedicated to offering excellent support on every step of your learning journey. School of Business & Technology London occupies a centralised tutor support desk portal. Our support team liaises with both tutors and learners to provide guidance, assessment feedback, and any other study support adequately and promptly. Once a learner raises a support request through the support desk portal (Be it for guidance, assessment feedback or any additional assistance), one of the support team members assign the relevant to request to an allocated tutor. As soon as the support receives a response from the allocated tutor, it will be made available to the learner in the portal. The support desk system is in place to assist the learners adequately and streamline all the support processes efficiently.

Quality learning materials made by industry experts is a significant competitive edge of the School of Business & Technology London. Quality learning materials comprised of structured lecture notes, study guides, practical applications which includes real-world examples, and case studies that will enable you to apply your knowledge. Learning materials are provided in one of the three formats, such as PDF, PowerPoint, or Interactive Text Content on the learning portal.

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10 Monthly Payments - £87.23

Initial Deposit - £218.07

Total Discount Applied - 40%


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Initial Deposit - £326.07

Total Discount Applied - 40%

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