Diploma in business (L3db)


The Diploma in Business is a pre-university qualification offered by NCC Education UK and delivered exclusively in Bangladesh by Penston Academy of International Studies (PAIS). This program includes a significant amount of English Language teaching and provides a foundation for further learning. The program is designed to provide students with a guaranteed entry route to UK or overseas universities under graduate program or progression onto NCC Education Level 4 (Year 1) Diplomas in Business or Business IT.

Entry Requirements

  • GCE ‘O’ level pass
  • Secondary School Certificate (SSC)
  • Edexcel Higher National Certificate (HNC)
  • Any International qualification which is equivalent to secondary education deemed acceptable by NCC Education

Students Must Also Meet The English Language Entry Requirements of:

  • IELTS minimum score of 5.5 or above
  • GCE ‘O’ Level English D7 or above

Qualification Structure

  • Study & Communication Skills
  • Mathematical Techniques
  • IT Skills
  • Introduction to Business
  • Introduction to Accounting & Economics¬†
*Diploma in Business is equivalent to HSC, ‘A’ Levels or GED

Full-time 6 months

60 Credits

Assessments through examinations and coursework assignments

Registration Dates
Registration throughout the year

Admission & Registration
£ 600

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