Graduate Diploma in Management

English language and academic study for entry into master's degrees in Management, International Business, International MBA and MSc Marketing

The Graduate Diploma in Management is a full-time academic programme that prepares you for direct entry to selected Management-related Master’s courses at Queen’s University Belfast.

Why apply for the Graduate Diploma programme?

  • university placement for all successful students
  • a quality-assured university programme
  • full university status

  • About this course
  • Module descriptions
  • Entry requirements
  • Dates and prices
  • Progression

What is special about the programme?

The Graduate Diploma will give you the opportunity to improve your language skills in preparation for postgraduate study, increase your knowledge of academic theory and improve your understanding of key academic subjects. It will also allow you to develop the necessary research skills for postgraduate study and gain an understanding of the UK education system.

You will also benefit from:

  • a conditional offer of a place on a designated postgraduate degree at Queen's University Belfast
  • a campus-based programme with access to university facilities
  • active learning in your subject areas with guidance on appropriate study methods
  • a highly supportive study environment


Who should apply for the Graduate Diploma programme?

The Graduate Diploma is suitable for international students who need an introduction to the study of a subject in preparation to study it at postgraduate level, or to upgrade qualifications if you have studied a 3 year Diploma in a relevant subject. The Graduate Diploma is also suitable for those that want to increase or update their subject knowledge or those that need to improve their English language study skills within the context of their chosen subject.

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