The objective of the Professional Diploma in Business Management is to develop students as independent-thinking professionals who can meet the demands of business employers and adapt to a constantly changing world. The qualifications aim to widen access to higher education and improve the career prospects of those who take them.
Students will gain a wide range of business knowledge tied to practical skills gained through research, independent study, directed study and workplace scenarios. Students are involved in vocational activities that help them to develop vocational behaviour (the attitudes and approaches required for a competence) and transferable skills.
Successful completion of the program, students will have the opportunity to go on and apply for a job in marketing, accounting, human resources, management or business consultancy.
In order to be enrolled into this programme, an applicant must satisfy the following minimum
- SSSCE holders – six (6) passes A-D in all subjects, including English and Mathematics
- WASSCE holders -six (6) passes (A1 – D7) in all subjects, three (3) of which should be credit
passes (C6) or better.
- Foreign Qualifications – all foreign qualifications will be referred to the Ghana Tertiary Education
Commission, formally known as National Accreditation Board (NAB), for determination of
equivalences and eligibility for admission to enroll in Ghana in accordance with the National
Accreditation Board Act, 2007 [Act 744 (2(2b)]. IAAT will not use American SAT, TOEFL etc.
as entry qualifications.
- Professional and other entry qualifications – All professional qualifications can also apply for