Course Description
The effective management of an organization’s human resources is now recognized as a critical component in the success of public and private enterprises. The ABE Level 5 Diploma in Human Resource Management looks at how companies employ people, develop their capabilities, use them to meet the company objectives, and compensate them for their efforts. The course, to some extent, builds upon the knowledge gained in earlier level and is equivalent to the first year of a University degree.

ABE Level 5 Diploma in Human Resource Management is accepted at many universities in the UK and abroad (see ABE Website). See Pathway below for more information.

This course may have been referred to as ABE Higher Diploma in Human Resource Management in some of the promotional materials.

Awarding Body
Certificate for this course will be awarded by the Association of Business Executives (ABE).

MNQF Level
Level 5 Diploma (view Approval)

Academic Requirements
Applicants must have completed ONE of the following:
» ABE Certificate or ABE Level 4 Diploma in any field
» 2 A’ Levels pass (E or above)
» 3 O’ Levels including SSC passes (C or above) and 2 years work experience
» 20 years old and 1 pass (C and above) in O Level and 2 years work experience

Course Structure
Compulsory Subjects:
» The Business Environment
» Human Resource Management
» Organizational Behavior
» Human Resource Development
» People Planning and Resourcing
» Employment Relations

Plus Two Optional Subject from below:
» Principles of Business Law
» Quantitative Methods for Business Management
» Managing the Customer Relationship
» Personnel Information Systems

Duration: 16 months (3 semesters)

Intakes: January and June

Course Assessments
All subjects will be assessed by time constrained paper based exams that are set and marked by ABE, UK. The exams will be conducted and invigilated by the Department of Public Examinations in the Maldives.

Course Fee and Payment Plan
Payments can be made in installments. Please see Course Fees and Payment Plan for information.

Students who complete the ABE Level 5 Diploma may use it as professional qualification, or as an entry requirement into either the ABE Level 6 Diploma in Human Resource Management or second year of a degree at one of many universities in the UK or abroad.

How to Apply?
Candidates may apply online or download and complete application, which can be submitted to College Reception on the First Floor of H. Vaifilaa-age, Janavaree Magu. Applicants are requested to read the Terms and Conditions for Studying at MAPS College before applying.