Vancouver Premier College of Business and Management

Business Management Diploma

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Business Management Diploma

60 Credits, 60 Weeks in 4 semesters

The Business Management Diploma provides students with the opportunity to study current business concepts and expand their knowledge of business management principles. These courses enable students to gain valuable knowledge and develop employability-related skills that will help them both gain employment as well as ensure that they are well-positioned for advancement to supervisory and management positions as they become available.

Admissions Requirement

1. Be at least 17 years of age
2. Have graduated from high school or apply as a mature student who did not graduate from high school but is at least 19 years of age
Provide proof of English proficiency:
> Grade 12 or higher-level English course.
> High School English 12: C (or equivalent) from an English speaking country.
> University or College level English course (non‐ESL): C from an institution where English is the language of instruction.
English Language Test (only valid for two years):
> TOEFL: 68 iBT (with no individual score less than 16), 190 CBT, or 520 PBT
> IELTS: Academic version 6 (with no band test score less than 5.5)
> Cambridge International Exam: GCE O level C
> TOEIC: 700
> LPI: 4
> VPC English Proficiency Exam: 75%
> Completion of VPC ENGL 099
> Completion of AEL/ESL to an equivalent level
> Completion of at least 12 credits from a post secondary institution in Canada or where English is the principal language of the country and the language of instruction.

Graduation Requirement

To complete the program, a student must pass all courses with a mark of at least 50% in each course. Students must also attend at least 75% of the program’s classes in order to graduate.

Required Curriculum

The Business and Management Diploma curriculum is comprised of the gold standard courses in business and management that provide the foundation for baccalaureate degrees in business, management, leadership and interdisciplinary and integrated studies. Students will learn the fundamental principles of the primary functional disciplines including accounting, finance, management, marketing and human resource management. In addition, students will learn project management (PM) principles as applied in major projects including entrepreneurship and leadership for which they will also complete both major assignments using PM principles.

Learning Outcomes

By completing the Business and Management Diploma, students will learn to:

  • Work collaboratively and effectively in diverse groups to solve complex problems and employ evidence-based decision-making.
  • Communicate effectively at all levels of the organization and across organizational departments and divisions as well as with stakeholders and shareholders.
  • Demonstrate cultural sensitivity in management and decision-making that is fair and balanced and leads to all employees being empowered to excel.
  • Use data analytics and technology to inform and support strategic directions.
  • Describe, explain, and apply fundamental theories and concepts of accounting, finance, management, marketing, communication and organizational behaviour.


ACCT 100Financial Accounting
ACCT 200Managerial Accounting
BUS 180Canadian Business Fundamentals
BUS 190Essentials of Management
BUS 210Organizational Behaviour
BUS 220Business Law
BUS 230Operations Management
BUS 240International Business
BUS 250Project Management
COMM 225Business Communications
COMP 120Essential Computer Applications
ECON 103Economics
ENGL 109College Composition
ENGL 209Advanced Writing & Research
ENTR 202Entrepreneurship
HRM 200Human Resource Management
MRKT 100Essentials of Marketing
MRKT 200
MRKT 210
Digital Marketing
Digital Marketing (Non-DMI Option)
MATH 160Business Mathematics
STAT 170Business Statistics

Each of above courses consist of:

3 credits per course
60 hours per course


Business Management Diploma was reviewed and approved by the registrar of the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Training.

Vancouver Premier College
of Business and Management

Vancouver Location
200-1338 West Broadway,
Vancouver, BC, Canada V6H 1H2

Richmond Location
103-5300 No. 3 Road,
Richmond, BC, Canada V6X 2X9


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Friday 9:00A.M. – 5:30P.M.

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