Diploma in Business Management

Course Information

The Diploma in Business Management course is specially designed for adults who require an understanding of the concepts of business management to perform at a junior to middle management role pertaining to the business aspect in an organization.

Modules Offered

  • Service Operations
  • Sales and Marketing
  • Human Resource Management
  • Principles of Management
  • Principles of Entrepreneurship
  • Organizational Behaviour and Culture
  • Industrial Attachment / Project Work

Course Duration

Full Time: 6 months institutional study + 6 months Industrial Attachment

                  5 weekdays, 3 hours daily during Institutional Study

Course Admission Requirements

Age:                18 years old and above

Academic:     At least 3 GCE ‘O’ level subject passes with Grade C6 and above

                       or completed 10 years of formal education or equivalent.

Language:    IELTS 5.5 or achieve 50% or more for Upper Secondary English Placement Test or equivalent.

Course Commencement Day

First Monday of the month.

Course Fees

       1.        Application fee: SG$300 (non-refundable)

       2.       Course fee: SG$5,600

       3.       Medical Insurance fee: SG$200 (non-refundable)

       4.       ICA student pass processing fee: SG$120 (Payable to ICA)

       5.       Payment modes: Cash, Cheque, Telegraphic Transfer

       6.       School Account Details:

                 Company Name: ELMWOOD INTERNATIONAL COLLEGE PTE. LTD.

                 Account Number: 689-373-694-001

                 Bank Name: OCBC Bank

                 Swift BIC Code: OCBCSGSG

Mode of Assessment


Assessment Type

Circle Response

Assessment Frequency

Assessment Weighting

1)    Participation

(includes attendance)

Class participation



2)    Class Test


Once per module


3)    Presentation or Individual Assignment

Project-based / Written

Once per module


4)    Final Examination


Once per module


Course Completion

Students must successfully complete all modules and achieve at least 90% attendance and not be absent for more than 7 consecutive days without valid reason. 

Teacher-Students Ratio