Top-up Award Programs

SMC offers top-up awards in accordance with the European Qualifications Framework (EQF) and Malta Qualifications Framework (MQF) at EQF/MQF Level 6.

The Award in Business Studies and the Award in Advanced Business Studies are outtakes of our Bachelor in Business Administration (BBA Marketing) program. Upon completion of a total of 60 ECTS or 120 ECTS, students are conferred a MQF/EQF Level 6 Award.

The programs are conducted entirely online in a cohort mode. You attend weekly live virtual lectures with your fellow students from all over the world.

EQF/MQF Level 6 (Bachelor) Program - 60 ECTS

Award in Business Studies

Are you someone who wants to take your career in business to the next level? Look no further! Our program is designed specifically for individuals who wish to obtain a foundation in Business Administration. Even better, it can be the perfect stepping stone to qualify for admission into a Master's program. With the convenience of eLearning, you can balance practical experience with earning a recognized academic qualification. You have the drive to succeed in the world of business, and we have the tools to help you get there. Join us on this exciting journey towards your professional growth and development.

EQF/MQF Level 6 (Bachelor) Program - 120 ECTS

Award in Advanced Business Studies

This medium term EQF Level 6 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. Delivered via eLearning, it is ideal for candidates with practical experience who want to obtain a recognized advanced academic qualification.