Diploma & Advanced Diploma of Business

BSB50215 Diploma of Business

BSB60215 Advanced Diploma of Business



This combined Australian Qualification reflects the role of individuals with significant experience in senior administrative roles who are seeking to develop expertise across a wider range of business functions. It is suited to individuals who possess significant theoretical business skills and knowledge and wish to consolidate and build pathways to further educational or employment opportunities.

Course Highlights


March 2018


54 weeks full-time study

+ 8 weeks holidays


Upon successful completion of the combined course, students are awarded 2 qualifications:

  • BSB50215 Diploma of Business
  • BSB60215 Advanced Diploma of Business

Entry Requirements

Applicants must have satisfactorily completed year 12, or its Pakistani equivalent.

Enrolement Process

APIT have a 3 stage enrolment entrance process:

  • Complete the Language Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) online test. To pass to the next stage, you will need to achieve a 5.0 banding.
  • Complete the Oxford Placement Test which will be administered at APIT. You must achieve a B1 or B2 standing (IELTS equivalence 5.5)
  • Pass a Final intensive Entrance Interview


Career Pathways

Successful completion may grant you entry into 2nd year Bachelor studies (following successful Student Visa application) at various Australian Universities.


The assessment process includes theory,  written tests, projects and practical assessments.


Plot No.359 Street No. 05

I-9/3 Islamabad

Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) 44000

Fee Structure

For more details regarding fee structure, kindly refer to the link below:
Fee Structure and Course Duration

Qualifications Awarded

Upon successful completion of this course, Western Polytechnic Pty Ltd (Australia) trading as Australian Pacific Institute of Technology will issue the following recognised qualifications:

  • BSB50215 Diploma of Business
  • BSB60215 Advanced Diploma of Business

Career Pathways

Successful completion of this combined course may give you a pathway into the 2nd year of a Bachelor of Business / Commerce program (following successful Student Visa application) at various Australian Universities.

Packaging Details

Diploma of Business & Advanced Diploma of Business

Total Number of Units Core Units Elective Units
8 0 8

Our Location

We are located in the central Islamabad (I9) locality giving great accessibility to students from surrounding areas. With modern, art-deco and ergonomic facilities, APIT provides the most conducive environment promoting the best learning outcomes for our students.

Our Qualified Trainers

Our Recruitment policy requires all Trainers and Assessors (Lecturers) at Australian Pacific Institute of Technology to undertake the Australian issued TAE40110 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment qualification. This is carried out by a qualified trainer and assessor travelling from Australia, to ensure that our staff are at the highest standard.

Our Trainers and Assessors come with many years of industry experience and exposure to Australian culture. They are also able to interactively engage with students in a relaxed and friendly manner and ensure that accurate technical skills are developed, leaving students confident in their ability to apply them in a professional environment

Course Entry Requirements

To enter the program, as delivered by Australian Pacific Institute of Technology, applicants must have satisfactorily completed year 12 or its Pakistan equivalent.

English Language Requirements

Given the program is delivered and assessed in English, entry to the program requires proficiency in English through the completion of our online Language Literacy and Numeracy test.

All Students will then be required to complete the Oxford Placement Test which will be administered at APIT. You must achieve a B1 or B2 standing (IELTS equivalence 5.5).

An exception is provided to students who fail the Oxford Placement Test with a result no less than B2 (IELTS equivalence 5.0).  The student will be required to undertake our in-house English Enhancement Course concurrently with their Diploma studies for a period of 6 months.


This program will be scheduled to be delivered over 62 weeks of full time study, comprising of:

  • 54 weeks classroom
  • 8 weeks holiday periods

Class Schedule

A total of 20 hours per week of classes will be scheduled over 2 days during the week.


This program is delivered in a combined classroom and a simulated workplace environment.

  • The Trainer and Assessor may provide additional learning material where gaps are identified in either the participant’s underpinning knowledge or the training resources.
  • Delivery and assessment take places in English.
  • Simulated businesses utilised for training and assessment are based on Australian Standards and Legislative requirements.

Course Structure

  • BSB50215 Diploma of Business
Unit Code Unit Name
BSBADM502 Manage meetings
BSBADV507 Develop a media plan
BSBMKG501 Identify and evaluate marketing opportunities
BSBMKG502 Establish and adjust the marketing mix
BSBHRM501 Manage human resources services
BSBHRM506 Manage recruitment, selection and induction processes
BSBRSK501 Manage risk
BSBSUS501 Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability
  • BSB60215 Advanced Diploma of Business
Unit Code Unit Name
BSBHRM602 Manage human resources strategic planning
BSBINM601 Manage knowledge and information
BSBINN601 Lead and manage organisational change
BSBMKG609 Develop a marketing plan
BSBFIM601 Manage finances
BSBMGT615 Contribute to organisation development
BSBCUE601 Optimise customer engagement operations


Our Fees

Our courses have been priced bearing in mind international standards for the same courses. In turn, we have provided competitive packages, that we acknowledge will still be at the premium end in the Pakistani market. APIT offer quality learning, with reputable learning outcomes, which means APIT students will become brand ambassadors and future leaders.

Course Diploma & Advanced diploma of Business
Course Duration 16 months
Full Tuition Fees PKR 650,000
Upfront Tuition Fee PKR 100,000
Contribution Fee* PKR 50,000
Monthly Tuition Fee PKR 36,667

*Registration, Course Material(Printing and Handouts), Exams, Library, IT Lab, cafe discount, plus affiliated membership discount, English enhancement course.


Contact our Student Counselor & Career Advisor for more information on course prices or for complete inquiries contact fill in our inquiry form.

Refund Policy

Please see our Student Handbook for further details on the refund policy for our programmes.

Training and Assessment

Assessment will commence in the session following learning; delivery will consist of Classroom Face to Face Training and Online.

This is a competency based program, assessment continues throughout the program until the participant either achieves competency in the assessment tasks or a further training need is identified and addressed.

The assessment process will include theory, projects and practical assessments.

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