When you study for a business degree with us you can choose to simultaneously study towards a professional qualification in management from the Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM) without taking on any additional work.
How does it work?
You have the option to register for a professional qualification from the Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM) when you enrol on to one of our Foundation or Bachelors degrees in business.
Does this mean extra work?
The ILM study content is already integrated into our degree courses; this means that you get your qualification without doing any additional academic work.
What are the benefits?
The Institute of Leadership and Management is the UK's largest awarding body for leadership and management qualifications. Benefits of studying for an ILM qualification include:
- Earn a professional qualification without any additional academic work.
- Earn your first ILM qualification within the first 60 credits of study
- Develop as an effective management practitioner
- Gain ILM membership and access to online books and study guides
For more information on the on the ILM qualifications available as well as the fees involved please view our student finance information page.
ILM qualifications with Kaplan Open Learning
University of Essex Online courses are delivered by Kaplan Open Learning, an experienced online learning provider. Kaplan also offer standalone ILM qualifications online; for more information visit the Kaplan Open Learning ILM webpage.