WIUU is an approved Teaching and Examining Center of the Institute of Commercial Management (ICM). ICM provides certification for suitable and relevant academic, training and development programs offered by public and private sector organizations.

ICM’s 30-year reputation for practical and progressive programs of study is supported by its accreditation by the Qualifications and Curriculum Authority (QCA), the UK regulatory body for public examinations and publicly funded qualifications; the Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulator (Ofqual), a regulator of qualifications, exams and tests in England; and national awarding body ASET.

A full listing of accredited ICM qualifications and their respective levels can be found on the National Database of Accredited Qualifications (NDAQ).

Accredited Professional Development status entitles WIUU to deliver training and development programs, to provide examination and assessment services validated by ICM to students studying at, and registered with WIUU.

Subject to status and grades obtained, WIUU students holding ICM professional level Certificate, Diploma, Advanced Diploma, Graduate Diploma and Postgraduate Diploma awards are accepted onto undergraduate and post-graduate degree programs offered by institutions in Europe, the UK, the Republic of Ireland, North America, the Far East, South East Asia, Africa and Australia. For those wishing to study in the UK there are more than 100 different institutions to which they can apply. For the student, the choice of institution and the preferred country of study is wide and varied.

WIUU students can receive a recognized British Qualification and benefit from the academic progression routes developed by ICM.

WIUU students can progress to ICM degree entry as follows:

  • ICM Certificate Awards – enable the students to apply for entry to the first year of a relevant degree programme.
  • ICM Diploma Awards – enable the students to apply for entry to the second year of a relevant degree programme.
  • ICM Advanced Diploma Awards – enable the students to apply for direct entry into the final year of a relevant degree programme.
  • ICM Graduate Diploma Awards – enable the students to apply for direct entry to postgraduate (e.g. Masters) degree programmes.
  • ICM Postgraduate Diploma Awards – enable the students to get Masters Degree.

1. The Diploma in Business Studies Part 1

  • International Business Communications
  • Business Management & Administration
  • Numeracy & Statistics
  • Marketing

(A Certificate in Business Studies is awarded on completion of all Part 1 subjects)

2. The Diploma in Business Studies Part 2

  • Accounting
  • Economics for Business
  • Business Law
  • Organisational Behaviour

(The Diploma in Business Studies is awarded on completion of Parts 1 & 2)

3. The Advanced Diploma in Business Studies

  • Strategic Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Human Resources Management
  • Customer Service

(The Advanced Diploma in Business Studies is awarded on completion of the above subjects)

4. The Graduate Diploma in Business Studies

  • 1. Risk Management
  • 2. Economics of Developing Countries
  • 3. Auditing
  • 4. Operations Management
  • 5. Marketing Research

(The Graduate Diploma in Business Studies is awarded on completion of the above subjects)

5. The Postgraduate Diploma in Management

  • 1. Financial Decision Making
  • 2. Management of Change
  • 3. Operations Management
  • 4. People in Organisations
  • 5. International Marketing Strategy
  • 6. Contemporary Strategic Management

(The Advanced Diploma in Business Studies is awarded on completion of the above subjects)