Course Overview

The NVQ Level 4 provides access to university undergraduate courses in any business related major. As part of our on-going commitment to our students, BSMI provides further academic assistance to students looking to go to university and help them with their study skills to successfully complete a three-year program at University.

Programme Overview

The course is designed to provide in depth knowledge and understanding of key practices and principles in business administration. It will provide students with relevant communication and presentation skills to enhance their performance in an academic career.

Modules include

• Resolving administrative problems

• Manage the work of an administrative function

• Communicate in a business environment

• Manage personal and professional development

• Design and development of an information system

• Manage information systems

• Support environmental sustainability

• Analyse and present business data

• Manage a project

• Promote equality of opportunity, diversity and inclusion


To achieve the NCFE Level 4 NVQ Diploma in Business Administration, learners must successfully demonstrate their achievement of all learning outcomes and assessment criteria of the units through written assignments, reports, presentations and video recorded interviews.

Length 25 hours per week
Start Dates 3 Course starts per year
Max Class Size 16 Students
Minimum Age 16 Years

Timetable and Fees

Class Cost
NVQ Level 4 Business Administration £9995


Progression Route

This qualification aims to provide learners with a number of progression options, including higher-level studies at university or further education colleges. Upon completion, successful students will be able to progress into the Level 5 Diploma in Management and Leadership or move on to higher education to start from year 1. Completion of Level 5 will enable students to join one of our partner Universities in the UK to study International Business Management.


The Level 4 NVQ Diploma in Business Administration is an entry qualification for students wanting to pursue a university degree in Business and Management in the UK. This is a highly accredited diploma for international students wanting to pursue a career in administrative roles within business.

The Level 4 Diploma in Business Administration, awarded by NCFE and certified by Ofqual, will enable students to develop a critical understanding of the administrative roles within organizations, their structure, management and leadership, from a variety of theoretical perspectives.

Who Should attend

Entry Requirements

The Level 4 Diploma in Business Administration is designed for applicants holding a relevant Level 3 Diploma. Alternative routes to the course include two to three British A-level equivalents in a related discipline. English language requirements: Students will need to demonstrate a level of English equivalent to IELTS 4.5 to enter.