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Associate Degree in Business Administration (Virtual Course)

About the course

The Associate’s Degree in Business Administration will give you the knowledge and skill set necessary to manage a business or office and help you to progress to higher degrees. You will learn how to be the go-to person in an office environment and acquire the techniques to communicate in ways that will motivate and inspire your subordinates.


  • Business Environment
  • Managing Financial Resources and Decisions
  • Organisations and Behaviour
  • Marketing Principles
  • Managing Business Activities to Achieve Results
  • Managing Communications, Knowledge and Information
  • Operations Management in Business
  • Small Business Enterprise
  • Aspects of Contract and Negligence for Business
  • Business Decision Making
  • Business Strategy
  • Research Project
  • Personal and Professional Development
  • Working with and Leading People
  • Marketing Planning
  • Business Work Experience


Access to a computer / laptop
Stable internet connection (2 mbps recommended)
Headphone (with a microphone)


Each module is assessed by a test and assignment. The tests are conducted at the Maldives Business School in Male’. The test schedule is as follows. Students can do the tests for any modules that have been completed on these test dates.

Exam dates, modules and timings are as followed:

Marked tests and assignments with grade and feedback will be returned to the student’s account on the student portal.Assignments are submitted online.

Students are allowed 2 re-sits of each test and 2 re-submissions of each assignment, to get a pass, merit or distinction.

Students are required to bring their ID Card and a pen to the test. Candidates who are late will not be allowed to take the tests.

All candidates wishing to take a test must complete and submit the Test Entry Form at least 15 days prior to the intended test date.

Entry Criteria

General Entry:
Successful completion of Grade 12 with 2 A’Level passes OR
Completion of an MQA approved Certificate Level 4 qualification in a related field
Completion of a Level 4 Foundation Study Program approved for the specific Diploma program.

Duration & Fee Schedule

The course duration is 2 years.

Class Timings and Attendance

Classes are held online on weekdays from 17:00-19:00. Students are required to maintain an attendance of 80%.


1.  Is it MQA approved?
Answer: All of our courses are MQA approved.
2. I dont have a Foundation Certificate, what do i do now?
Answer: You can join the Foundation from Maldives Business School & continue to your Associate Degree.

Got more questions? Give us a call at 3300064 or email us at [email protected]