diploma in accounting & business level 5

Diploma In Accounting & Business

A diploma in accounting and business from ASTI, UAE is designed to equip you to learn how to receive, interpret and communicate financial and other information in a globalized profession. With a unique set of accounting and managerial skills to analyze and evaluate the company and industry trends, You’ll Gain a deeper understanding of how finances affect company performance.

In this fast-changing business world, there is a shortage of graduate talent with both accounting and business management education and skills. On successful completion of a level 5 diploma in accounting and business management, this combination of technical, analytical, and interpersonal skills will make you highly attractive to potential employers. You will be well-equipped to work in multidisciplinary business teams facing real business challenges in areas as diverse as, management consulting, business development, innovation, accountancy, public finance, and entrepreneurship.


Diploma in accounting and business equips you with a robust understanding of accounting and business management including management accounting, financial management, entrepreneurship, strategic planning, business law, marketing, and the international business environment. You will learn valuable transferable technical skills along the way including numerical analytical methods and get hands-on experience with industry-standard accounting and software packages.

Taught by academics with professional experience as accountants and managers, there is an emphasis on learning through practice, so you graduate with the breadth of knowledge and capabilities to respond proactively and creatively to contemporary business issues and challenges. In the increasingly complex modern business environment, there is a high demand for skilled professionals who can work flexibly in teams across business boundaries.

Aims & Objectives

This program from ASTI aims at creating a well-rounded professional understanding of both the operations of a business and its finances. In this program, you will develop an interdisciplinary perspective on the management of business organizations and build specialized knowledge and skills in financial and management accounting. We relate your studies to real business through project work, case studies, and industry collaborations, right from your first class onwards.

We develop each program by designing modules that grow your abilities towards the learning outcomes and help you to explain what you can offer to employers. Accredited by a number of professional bodies, this academically challenging and vocationally relevant level 5 diploma program from ASTI is an ideal stepping stone into careers in accountancy and management.

Mode of Study

On campus/online / Blended

24 Months

Assignment based assessment
No Exams Involved

Classes Type


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Diploma In Accounting & Business Program Specification

To provide learners with the knowledge and skills required by a middle or senior managing position in an organization, and who may be involved in managing organizational finances, investment, and risk. From banking to manufacturing, from huge service industries to micro businesses, the ability to manage, plan and account for money is still the ultimate measure of business success and the key driver of growth.

Qualification Title Diploma In Accounting & Business
Qualification Level UK Level 5
Accreditation status Accredited
Credit Equivalence 240 Credits
Recognition Globally Recognized

Program Modules

Sno Unit Title Credit
1 The Accountant’s Environment 20
2 Quantitative Methods 20
3 Financial Accounting 20
4 Management Accounting 20
5 Management Concepts and Practice 20
6 Business Economics 20
7 Financial Management 20
8 Financial Planning and Control 20
9 Financial Reporting 20
10 Taxation Principles and Practices 20
11 People Management 20
12 Business Ethics and Corporate Social
Application For National Students

1. Counseling
Students should submit a request with these links and one of our admissions officers will contact you for counseling.
2. Campus Tour
After counseling, learners will be invited to ASTI for a campus tour so that students can experience the different labs, classrooms, library, auditorium, and more.
3. Application
Learners need to fill out the application form with these links which will be shared with you by the admission officer.
4. Registration
After filling out the application form, learners need to pay the registration fee to block their seats.
5. Offer Letter
Once the registration is done, ASTI will issue an offer letter and the student ID card.
6. Enrollment
Congratulations! Once an Offer Letter has been received, Learners can enroll and start learning from ASTI.

Application For International Students

1. E-Counseling
Learners should submit a request with these links and one of our admissions officers will contact you to provide E-Counseling and address all your queries.
2. Application
Learners need to fill out the application form which will be shared with you by the admission officer.
3. Offer Letter
An offer letter will be issued from ASTI once the information provided in the application form has been verified.
4. Interview
An interview will be conducted with learners to discuss in brief the process, fee structure, and program you’re enrolling in.
5. Fee Payment
After the interview, learners need to pay the fee in order to continue with the registration process. Payment details will be shared with you by our admission officers. Register a safe payment of fees using a credit or debit card, or choose any other method of payment available.
6. Visa Application
Once the payment is received, ASTI will send a visa application form which learners need to fill out to proceed with visa processing.
7. Enrollment
A visa copy will be shared with learners and learners can enroll and start learning from ASTI.
Our customer service is available to you throughout the whole process. And start planning to study for your certified international higher diploma at Dubai’s leading technical academy ASTI!

For Any queries, please fill out the contact form below and the ASTI team will contact you shortly to answer all your queries.

UK level 5 diploma system ASTI uae

  • Students/Learners with Age 18 & Above.
  • Highschool qualifications (O Level  / A levels/ 12th)
  • English Language Proficiency
  • Also refer to the RPL guide to know more about exemptions (for working professionals only).
  • For a detailed program fee structure, Please feel free to contact us or connect to our Course Advisors here. Also, Write an email to us at [email protected] or Give Us A Call +971 42809955

ASTI Academy is Recognized & Accredited by the Government of Dubai, KHDA, Ofqual, TVET, QAD, and multiple global educational legal bodies, proving government-approved vocational educational qualification programs in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.ASTI Accreditation & Recognition

Accounting & Business Career Pathways

The skills and knowledge you’ll develop by studying diploma in accounting & business program will equip you to follow a number of career paths and are recognized by employers as having great value for work in management and business. A qualification in accounting and business can lead to opportunities in a wide range of areas. You could enter a wide range of business careers such as banking, insurance, financial services, and general management.

Business Manager

Business Managers are responsible for all of the clerical and administrative staff and functions in an organization. This usually includes budgets, expenditures, equipment, and supplies. A Business Manager is also responsible for leading and overseeing all operations in the company.

Tax Consultant / Tax Advisor

A tax consultant provides tax advice and support to individuals, businesses, and organizations on various tax issues. Their work typically involves preparing and submitting tax returns, researching tax laws, advising on tax planning, and representing clients in disputes with the tax authorities.

Internal auditor

An internal auditor (IA) is a trained professional tasked with providing independent and objective evaluations of a company’s financial and operational business activities. They are employed to ensure that companies follow proper procedures and function efficiently.

How Are Classes conducted?

Lectures are conducted live. For students who requested virtual classes conducted via online classes.

What Kind Of Certificate will I receive at the end of the program?

Students will receive UK qualified and  UAE Government recognized KHDA-approved certificate.

Is this program approved by KHDA?

Yes, All our programs approved by KHDA.

How will I be assessed? Will there be any exams?

For each module, you’ll have regular assessments to help you keep on track. There will be no exams.

I don’t have a background in accounting & business, am I eligible for the course?

Yes, you are. Whether you already work in the industry and want to take your career forward, or you’re looking for a change in direction, you’re eligible to study diploma in accounting & business Courses in UAE  from ASTI.

How do I pay for the course?

You’ll be able to pay your fees over the duration of your course or in installments. Also ASTI offers an early payment discount* to students paying their annual tuition fee in full at the start of their course.

What skills will you learn studying an accounting & business diploma program?

Studying for an accounting & business diploma will help you gain industry-specific skills like:
Business accountancy
Using financial information in business decision-making
Understanding how commerce, industry, and finance work
Transferable skills like
Critical thinking

Why choose ASTI for a diploma in accounting & business?

The diploma in accounting & business at ASTI helps the students to develop many different transferable skills such as organizing, working to deadlines, decision-making, research skills, problem-solving, and management and leadership. The Diploma in accounting & business from ASTI offers hands-on, experiential learning through case studies, computer applications, and role-playing. Individualized support from professionally accredited faculty/ designated accounting faculty will be offered to students throughout the program.

What jobs can you get with an accounting & business qualification?

As an accounting & business graduate, you should be able to find jobs in a range of industries including banking, insurance, marketing, and professional services.
Common roles include:
Accounting technician
Chartered accountant
Data analyst
Forensic accountant
Investment banker
Retail banker
Tax adviser

Why Is Accounting Important?

Accounting plays a vital role in running a business because it helps you track income and expenditures, ensure statutory compliance, and provide investors, management, and government with quantitative financial information which can be used in making business decisions.

Why do you want to study accounting & business?

The accounting field offers a wide array of career options from auditing, tax accounting, and cost accounting to managerial accounting with several professional certifications for each. There are also opportunities in public accounting, government agencies, or corporations, in addition to entrepreneurship.