Diploma in Business

The Diploma in Business is designed to equip student with basic business and managerial skills required to work in today’s competitive business environment.

The Diploma in Business would cover a range of subjects to develop participants skills required for working at technical levels in business organizations. It would also lay the groundwork for participants who aspire to go for higher studies in business/management by providing theoretical framework in relevant areas coupled with skills required for studying at tertiary level.

Upon completion of the first year of the programme, participants can exit with an Advanced Certificate in Management and join our degree programmes.

Course Structure

Duration: 2 years

Admission Requirements:
General Entry
(i) THREE passes at GCE O’level/HSC including 2 O’level passes OR
(ii) Pass in MNU Foundation Studies Level II OR
(iii) MQA approved level 3 qualification in a relevant field OR
(iv) 18 years old and completion of Grade 10 and 1 year work experience
(v) 20 Years old and completion of basic education and 03 years of work experience


Language Requirement
Pass in GCE O’level /IGCSE English Language or
equivalent or a pass in English Language test
conducted by MNU.
Semester 1

  • Computer Concepts & PC Application
  • Business Studies
  • Introduction to Business Mathematics
  • English for Further Studies

Semester 2

  • Introduction to Management
  • Office Administration
  • Maldivian Business Environment
  • Tourism in Business

Semester 3

  • Business Communication
  • Business Mathematics
  • Financial Accounting
  • Management and Organisation

Semester 4

  • Introduction to Marketing
  • Business Economics
  • Management Accounting
  • Business Law