Diploma in Business Finance

Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA)

The Diploma in Business Finance offered by Westford in collaboration with Scottish Qualification Authority (SQA) is a level 9 programme that serves as a foundation in the field of finance. The modules taught through this diploma offer learners the opportunity to collect 40+ SCQF Credit points.

While delving into theories and methods used in accounting and finance, it briefly covers the topic of their importance in the world of business.

This diploma is suitable for professionals looking to kick-start their career or those with work experience, looking to make a career switch. Principles of accounting and financial management are some of the few topics that the study material will focus on.

Through Westford Uni Online, the learners also receive an added advantage of being able to connect with their faculty and study from any part of the world.

This is possible since the programme is delivered in a 100% synchronous learning format. At the end of the one-year programme, a diploma from SQA will be presented to the learners by Westford Uni Online.

Module Name Credits
Accounting & Finance 23
Financial Management 23
Total 46

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    About Scottish Qualifications Authority

    The Scottish Qualifications Authority – SQA, sponsored by the Scottish Government’s Learning Directorate, has two primary roles: accreditation and qualifications. It accredits credentials other than degrees and approves and guarantees quality to notify bodies that intend to admit individuals for such qualifications. The awarding body, on the other hand, refers to the development and implementation, validation, evaluation, qualifications, and to ensuring that they are up to date and that certificates are issued to candidates. Under these functions, the SQA provides a variety of services for companies and training providers, from training courses and central approvals to personalized awards, credit scores, and licensing services.  


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    Why you should do this Program

    Professional Growth

    A diploma certification is an assured way to establish a foundation or upskill in the field of education that students are expected to follow professionally. This course focuses on training students and imparting knowledge on the subject matter of Business Finance. Helping students direct their attention to the theories and practices essential and upcoming, in the industry.


    Students can further their educational journey, dedicated towards the career of their dreams, opting for a diploma course that will focus specifically on industry-related subjects. The course will be completed within a span of 3 months benefiting professionals by upscaling their skillset and proceeding with their careers, with increased scope for growth.


    There are four pillars of strength that Westford Uni Online is founded upon- delivery of quality education, Accessibility, Credibility and Affordability. Westford Uni Online offers certifications, diplomas, and degrees at highly affordable fees. For students under strenuous financial conditions, Westford Uni Online offers flexible payment methods.


    Westford Uni Online, with the reputation of Most Valued E-Learning Institute (awarded by Forbes) and SQA with its international reputation and expertise, are able to collaborate and offer students enriching qualifications and diploma certificates that holds credibility and is able to gain the trust of employers in the job market, around the world.


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