Course Type / Attendance

Part Time, Professional Qualifications

Subject Area

Business and Management

Start Date

January and September

Course Length

32 weeks






Professional Qualification

Course Level


Home / Course / Management Diploma Level 5 (CMI)

Who is this course for?

This course is for students looking to continue their studies in management, junior managers wishing to learn new skills and enhance their career opportunities or senior managers/directors who want to underpin their practice with knowledge of latest theory and methodology, while gaining a high level qualification that reflects their understanding. It’s also popular with employers who want a better educated and more motivated management and a good return on their investment.

What do you need to apply for the course?

You will need a Level 3 or 4 qualification, or appropriate work experience in a junior or senior managerial capacity.

What are the key things you'll learn?

This course covers all aspects of business including strategic marketing, financial management, change management, operations management, human resource planning, project management and leadership. You will learn to use tools and methodologies that will be of immediate benefit in your workplace.

How you will learn

The Charted Management Institute (CMI) place a strong emphasis on practical skills development and work based assessment alongside the development of requisite knowledge and understanding in their sector. The course also includes a work based project to bring real benefit to your organisation.

Where could this course take you?

Apart from facilitating career progression a key academic progression path for CMI level 5 learners is to a CMI Level 7 Diploma and then perhaps an MBA programme.