rqf level 4 diploma

Level 4 Diploma in Business Management (RQF)


9 Months

Start Date

Every Month


The Level 4 Diploma in Business Management(RQF) is awarded by IBT Qualifications. The IBT Qualifications Level-4 Diploma in Business Management(RQF) aims at present and prospective business managers. This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to be successful at an administrative level and covers capabilities applicable to a wide range of contexts. The qualifications will prepare the candidates to enter IBT Qualification Level 5 Diploma in Business Management(RQF).

Candidates will be introduced to various aspects of the business including theoretical and vocational aspects. The qualification will enable the candidates to achieve essential skills and knowledge that is inevitable in the business.

Entry Requirements

  • Learners aged 16 years and over and
  • A-Levels or equivalent related Level 3 qualification
  • Other related level 3 qualifications or related work experience
  • International students whose first language is not in English, they will need to have a score of 5.5 or above in IELTS Examination or equivalent. Students can alternatively take English test conducted by IBT Qualifications’ approved centers

Qualification structure

To achieve this qualification, learners must complete a minimum of 120 credits

Candidates must accomplish the following units.

  • Communication knowledge and Information management.
  • Managing Personal and Professional Development
  • Organizations and Behavior
  • Managing Financial Resources
  • Essentials of Management
  • Principles of Marketing

Assessments And Award

The delivering Centre will internally assess all units. Assessment is by a combination of coursework and assignments. Students will need to show that they meet each of the assessment criteria detailed within each unit, to the required standard for the level of the unit.

Diploma Certificates will be awarded following assessment of the candidate’s course works. A qualified tutor will examine the evidence and make a decision, which is verified by the external verifier and passed for certification. To be awarded the certificates, candidates must pass all the six units. Candidates need to achieve 40% mark in order to pass each unit. The achievement (pass) rates for this qualification are outstanding.


The Level-4 Diploma in Business Management (RQF) is about preparing you for employment and/or entry to university. The qualification also will prepare the students to IBT Qualification Level-5 Diploma in Business Management (RQF). Future careers include accounting, banking, insurance, human resources, marketing and sales. Moreover, your will be prepared for starting your own business or perhaps an e-business.

Delivery Method

The program is delivered via Blended, and Online by School of Business London. The blended and online mode facilitates learners to finish the courses at their own pace

Level Of Attainment

A+ 75%+ Higher Distinction
A 65% – 74% Distinction
B 50% – 64% Merit
C 40% – 49% Pass
D 30% – 39% Marginal Fail
E 15% – 29% Fail