Postgraduate Diploma Program

This is program suitable for career and academic progressions. Learners with this certificate will only need a project work or 2 modules to complete a master degree program from top universities globally.

Senior Managers or executives without formal degree can use this program as a step ahead into a master degree program. It is a credit bearing program, not just an executive education program, 120 academic credits is achieved after successful completion of the program.


The OTHM Level 7 Diploma Project Management qualification is designed to meet the needs of senior managers responsible for projects and provide a comprehensive understanding of the fundamental topics needed to manage business projects within a complex and ever-changing environment.

This qualification will develop a deeper understanding of both theoretical and practical aspects of project, program and portfolio management and facilitate the essential skills and competences necessary to plan, monitor, control and deliver successful projects, programs and portfolios.


Qualification Title 

OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Project Management 


Qualification Ref. Number 



Regulation Start Date 



Operational Start Date 




1 Year 


Total Credit Value 

120 Credits 


Total Qualification Time (TQT) 

1200 Hours 


Guided Leaning Hours (GLH) 

480 Hours 


Sector Subject Area (SSA) 

15.3 Business



Overall Grading Type 

Pass / Fail 


Assessment Methods 



Language of Assessment 




The OTHM Level 7 diplomas on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF) are at the same level as master’s degrees. However, they are shorter (120 credits), and learners will have to proceed to the dissertation stage (60 credits) with university to achieve a full masters program.