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Strategic Management & Leadership CMI Diploma

Strategic Management & Leadership CMI Diploma

Different course options

Study mode

Part time evening


1 year

Start date


Key information

Qualification type

Professional Diploma

Subject areas

Policy / Strategic Planning Leadership

Course type


Course Summary

The CMI Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership is designed for senior managers who have the ability to drive organisational strategy.

It will help you develop your career as a strategic manager, and provide the foundation for progression onto an MBA (top-up) programme.

Assessments / Exams

Assessment is via written assignments.

Most course units are assessed and verified internally and then sent to the Chartered Management Institute for moderation.

Added Extras

Student Membership of the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) will be included in the course and full membership may be offered to you on completion.

Work experience

This course is suitable for those who have experience at an appropriate managerial level.

What this course leads to

Successfully complete this course and you can choose to progress onto an MBA (top-up) programme.

Within work, you'll find that completion of the course enables you to progress to a higher level of strategic management.


Developing Performance Management Strategies
Financial Management
Personal Development as a Strategic Manager
Strategic Planning
Developing a Marketing Strategy
Strategic Project Management

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (overall cost)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK/ international students

Contact University and ask about this fee

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

To study on this programme you'll ideally have completed the Level 5 Management & Leadership course - or have a similar qualification. You'll also need significant experience in management and leadership, with a track record of implementing strategic decisions. We also require that you have a good standard of English & Maths (at least Level 2 in each). There'll be an initial written assessment prior to interview so that you can demonstrate proficiency at this level.