Diploma in Strategic Management
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IQN Bullet Diploma in Strategic Management (DipSM)
Diploma in Strategic Management provides candidates the opportunity to analyse an entity’s existing performance and position. This higher level diploma deals with evaluation of different business plans to formulate appropriate and efficient business strategies. Contents of diploma in strategic management cover tools and techniques required for decision making, strategic issues of a company in national and international context and a variety of concepts pertaining to senior management's know-how to fulfill company objectives. SCQF Level 8.

IQN Bullet Who is it for?
Diploma in Strategic Management is open to everyone regardless of previous educational experience. However, it may be of particular interest to:
  • Managers who take regular strategic decisions for business
  • A university student considering placements, careers in the field of business management and/or further study
  • Someone with a general interest in business strategy.
IQN Bullet How can I complete the diploma?
Following are the five steps to complete Diploma in Strategic Management (DipSM)

Step - 1

sqbw Decide if Diploma in Strategic Management (DipSM) is right qualification for you
Step - 2
sqbw  Register yourself as a student of IQN at no cost
sqbw  Download free course book and practice questions from your account
Step - 3
sqbw  Prepare yourself independently for the qualification OR
sqbw  Take tuition support from our Registered Training Centre
Step - 4
Schedule Test
sqbw  Register for test at your convenience
sqbw  Pay online by credit/debit card through Pearson VUE web account
Step - 5
Get Award
sqbw  Sit for the test at Pearson VUE test centre and receive results
Are you from one of
These Countries?
Students from the following locations can study DipSM in local RTC.

Sri Lanka
Trinidad and Tobago
United Kingdom
IQN Bullet Key features
  • Free student registration
  • 'Open-entry' UK qualification
  • Free access to study resources
  • On-demand exam at Pearson VUE
  • Exam fee £99; re-sit fee £29
  • Tuition by registered training centre
IQN Bullet Find out more
Diploma in Strategic Management assesses the knowledge and understanding of how a business unit can strategically organise and plan for likely future outcomes in order to be successful. Assessment includes further analysis tools needed for the process of strategic planning, stakeholder analysis and environmental and organisational audit. Assessment covers evaluation of possible alternative strategies and selection of an appropriate future strategy. Learners are required to compare the roles and responsibilities for strategy implementation and evaluate resource requirements for the implementation of a new strategy for a given organisation.
IQN Bullet How much will Diploma in Strategic Management cost?
Registration to Diploma in Strategic Management is completely free. Test fee is £99 and there are no other fees. However, if you take tuition support from any of our registered training centre, it will charge fees for their services.
IQN Bullet How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed by a set of 40 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs). Each MCQ will carry 2.5 marks. Duration of the test is 60 minutes with an additional 15 minutes tutorial.You require minimum 60% marks to pass the DipSM test.
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