Levels & Qualifications 2019-09-23T18:14:21+00:00

What levels are the courses?

  • Level 1: equivalent to GCSE exams to gradate from secondary school in the UK at age of 15.
  • Level 2: equivalent to good scores in GCSE exams in the UK at age of 16.
  • Level 3 diploma: equivalent to A-levels to enter into universities in the UK.
  • Level 4 diploma: equivalent to the 1st year of a bachelor’s degree in the UK.
  • Level 5 diploma: equivalent to the 2nd year of a bachelor’s degree in the UK.
  • Level 6 diploma: equivalent to the final year of a bachelor’s degree in the UK.
  • Level 7 diploma: provides entry to an MBA top-up at a range of universities in the UK and overseas.

IELTS requirements for entry to courses and programmes:

Level 3 University Entry Subjects 

To take an 11-month University Entry Course you need a minimum of IELTS 3.5.

Level 4 Diplomas

To take a Level 4 diploma course you need a minimum of IELTS 5.0.

Level 5 Diplomas

To take a Level 5 diploma course you need a minimum of IELTS 5.5.

Level 6 Diplomas

To take a Level 6 diploma course you need a minimum of IELTS 5.5.

Level 7 Diplomas

To take a Level 7 diploma course you need a minimum of IELTS 6.0.

ESBM can help you achieve the IELTS scores you need to progress with further courses.

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Sample Certificates: