MBA Pathway (6-8 Months)
The objective of the Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership qualification is to develop strategic management and leadership skills for managers who have the authority and personal attributes to translate organisational strategy into effective operational performance. This qualification reflects current practice in Strategic Management and Leadership and allows learners to develop and expand their high-level understanding of strategic management and leadership in the workplace.
Successful completion of the Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership qualification will equip learners with the key skills and capabilities to become an effective strategic manager. The qualification also allows learners to progress into or within employment and/or continue their study towards an MBA with advanced standing.
The 12 month MBA is suitable for working professionals, managers, executives and leaders who want to take their career to a new level. This qualification is suitable for mature learners with a background in academic study or industry. The qualification has a clear work-related emphasis on practical skills development alongside theoretical fundamentals. It is also ideal for ambitious individuals who want to fast track their chosen career or start a new venture
Total Credits – 120
The Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership consists of 4 mandatory units and 2 optional units, making a combined total of 120 credits, 1200 hours Total Qualification Time (TQT) and 600 Guided Learning Hours (GLH) for the completed qualification.
The OTHM Level 7 diplomas on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF) are at the same level as master’s degrees. However, they are shorter (120 credits) and learners will have to proceed to the dissertation stage (60 credits) with university to achieve a full masters programme.
As this qualification is approved and regulated by Ofqual (Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulation), learners are also eligible to progress to an MBA top-up with advanced standing with many universities in the UK and overseas. For more information visit University Progressions page in this website.
Dedicated Student Support :As a student you have access to a range of support from your tutors, round the clock chat support from our state of the art online Learning Management System (LMS) as well as email support from our dedicated student support advisor. We strive to ensure that you get answers to your queries as quickly as possible.Low Fees: Typically British MBA starts from GBP £ 14000 per annum , but with LEXED, you enjoy saving upto 60% on your educational investment.Self Paced and Flexible learning: Our programmes are flexible enough to accommodate your pace. This implies that the faster you submit your assignments the faster you graduate and get your qualification.Assessments: Assessment is done through written assignments and/ or dissertation project.Study wherever and whenever you want: Using our state of the art learning management system, you have the advantage of studying with us without leaving your country and still attain world class qualification from the comforts of your home or office.
● Strategic Management (20 Credits)
● Strategic Leadership (20 Credits)
● Strategic Human Resource Management (20 Credits)
● Advanced Business Research Methods (20 Credits)
Optional units (Choose any 2units to make 120 credits)
● Strategic Financial Management (20 Credits)
● Supply Chain and Operations Management (20 Credits)
● Entrepreneurship and Innovation (20 Credits)
● Globalisation and Corporate Governance (20 Credits)
● Strategic Change Management (20 Credits)
● Strategic Marketing (20 Credits)
❯ Successful completion of the Level 7 Diploma qualifies you to progression to Stage 2
Stage 2 leads to award of MBA Degree
● Dissertation Project
❯ Successful completion of Stage 2 leads to award of MBA by the university.
Are there exams?
There are no exams or online quiz. You are assessed through written assignments.
How is course delivered?
The course is delivered 100% online.
– Once your enrolment is complete, you are given access to our online learning App known as Learning Management System (LMS)
– You log in to LMS using an assigned username and password.
– You can download course material.
– Upload and submit assignments.
– View sample assignments.
– Chat live with professors who are available online to assist you.
– Send message to administrator and reply to messages.
Which awarding bodies is LEXED accredited with?
We are accredited by following UK awarding bodies:
– OTHM, UK – an Awarding body by the UK Government’s regulator – OfQual
LEXED’s UK Provider Reference Number (UKPRN) : 10084440
Is the qualification recognised internationally?
Yes the qualification is recognsied internationally and well accepted.
Simply follow the steps given below to enrol:
1. Fill enrolment form on-line at
2. Pay enrolment fee of GBP £10
(This can be paid online using credit or debit card)
For entry onto the Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership qualification, learners must possess:
This Qualification is accredited by OTHM.
OTHM is a UK based Awarding Organisation regulated by Ofqual (Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulation) UK Government’s regulator of qualifications and recognised by Qualifications Wales. OTHM qualifications are recognised by Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) and employers globally.