The ATHE Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management is a 120-credit size qualification and is equivalent to Masters degree. This qualification provides much of the underpinning knowledge and understanding for the National Occupational Standards in Management and Leadership and is also recognised by a variety of UK universities for progression to their MBA top-up.

You must complete the five core units totalling 75 credits.. You then select the unendorsed route or one of four pathways, Finance, Managing People, Operations Management, Sales and Marketing.