Diploma Programs

Provided online via distance learning

SMC offers Certificates and Diplomas in accordance with the European Qualifications Framework (EQF) and Malta Qualifications Framework (MQF).

The Certificate in Business Studies and the Diploma in Business Studies are outtakes of our Bachelor in Business Administration (BBA) program. Fully customizable, these programs are “a-la-carte”. Students may choose any courses from the BBA Program worth a total of 60 ECTS (Certificate) or 120 ECTS (Diploma) in order to cover their specific academic or professional needs.

Certificate in Business Studies

Tuition Fee: 1,800€

9 months

Minimum Study Period

MQF Level 6

Government Accredited

60 ECTS

Program Credits

This short program is targeted at individuals who wish to obtain a foundation in Business Administration. It can also be followed as a bridging program in order to earn the necessary ECTS to qualify for admission into a Master (Level 7) program.

Delivered via eLearning, it is ideal for candidates with practical experience who want to obtain a high-value academic qualification.

For further information and the overview of courses you may choose from, please visit our BBA program details.

Accredited by: NCFHE

Diploma in Business Studies

Tuition Fee: 3,600€

18 months

Minimum Study Period

MQF Level 6

Government Accredited

120 ECTS

Program Credits

This medium term program is targeted at individuals who wish to obtain a solid foundation in various disciplines of Business Administration and Management. It can also be followed as a bridging program in order to earn the necessary ECTS to qualify for admission into a Master (Level 7) program.

Upon Admission, you will choose your courses and subsequently be assigned to your lecturer and cohort.

For further information and the overview of courses you may choose from, please visit our BBA program details.

Accredited by: NCFHE

The Postgraduate Certificate in Business Studies and the Postgraduate Diploma in Business Studies are outtakes of our International Executive Master of Business Administration (IEMBA) program. Fully customizable, these programs are “a-la-carte”. Students may choose any courses from the BBA Program worth a total of 30 ECTS (Certificate) or 60 ECTS (Diploma) in order to cover their specific academic or professional needs.

Postgraduate Certificate in Business Studies

Tuition Fee: 1,200€

4 months

Minimum Study Period

MQF Level 7

Government Accredited

21 ECTS

Program Credits

This short program is ideal for working professionals who wish to strengthen their skills in specific disciplines or expand on new concepts developed
together with co-learners in leadership roles from all around the world in Business Administration. It can also be followed as a bridging program in order to earn the necessary ECTS to qualify for admission into a Doctorate (Level 8) program.

Upon Admission, you will choose your courses and subsequently be assigned to your lecturer and cohort.

For further information and the overview of courses you may choose from, please visit our Executive MBA program details.

Accredited by: NCFHE

Postgraduate Diploma in Business Studies

Tuition Fee: 2,400€

9 months

Minimum Study Period

MQF Level 7

Government Accredited

64 ECTS

Program Credits

This expanded short program is ideal for working professionals who wish to solidify their skills on a broad spectrum of management and leadership related disciplines, collaborating together with other leaders from all around the world.
This program can also be followed as a bridging program in order to earn the necessary ECTS to qualify for admission into a Doctorate (Level 8) program.

Upon Admission, you will choose your courses and subsequently be assigned to your lecturer and cohort.

Accredited by: NCFHE