Accounting and Business , Othm Level 4

Course Details

UK Campus Fee

£ 1000 (Installments Available)


6 Months

Course Level


Start Dates

Rolling intakes

UK Equivalence

Year 1 of Bachelor’s Degree


England, Pakistan

Course Description

The OTHM Level 4 Diploma in Accounting and Business is equivalent to the 1st year of a 3 years UK Bachelor degree.

This Level 4 diploma is a globally recognised fast-track international qualification which is the ideal choice for the college leavers who are looking for an employment entry at very early stage of their life.

The objective of the OTHM Level 4 Diploma in Accounting and Business qualification is to provide learners with an understanding of accounting and business in the broader business context, and to provide them with the practical, industry-focused skills to manage business finances, budgets and cash flow effectively, and to play a key role in business growth.

Who is it for ?

  • Secondary school leavers or college graduates looking for global opportunities to work in banking sector or in the domain of Accounting or Finance..


  • Finance professionals or Accounting Technicians with the industry experience at junior level but not having a formal qualification to uplift their career to a senior level.


  • College graduates with the previous foundation level qualifications in premedical, pre-engineering, fine arts, general science, and commerce who want to pursue a career in the field of Professional Accountancy or Finance.


  • College leavers who want to apply for study abroad in UK to get the direct entry into the 2nd year of the bachelor’s degree.


  • Aspirants who want to apply for study Abroad in UK, Australia, and Europe to get an entry into the Bachelor’s degree with some credit exemptions.


  • College leavers who want to start their professional career at the early stage of their life and to grow themselves independently as self-sufficient for further studies

What you will study

The OTHM Level 4 Diploma in Accounting and Business consists of 6 mandatory units for a combined total of 120 credits:

OTHM Level 4 Diploma

Accounting and Business

Core Modules

The Accountant‟s Environment (20 credits)

Quantitative Methods (20 credits)

Financial Accounting (20 credits)

Management Accounting (20 credits)

Management Concepts and Practice (20 credits)

Business Economics (20 credits)

How you will learn

We deliver a dynamic study experience, taking you beyond the classroom so that you can apply your learning to real-world business challenges, including delivering practical solutions for your own organisation. You will be inspired by a mix of:

  • Face-to-face and virtual lectures
  • Case studies
  • Role play
  • Debates
  • Online discussions
  • Presentations
  • Enquiry-based learning
  • Problem-solving activities
  • Industry seminars and conferences
  • Guest speakers
  • Visits to various business organizations

“Moodle” is the Learning Management System (LMS) provided by CGL where we provide you with the key reading and research resources via ON-DEMAND LEARNING, and you can learn conveniently by managing your own class schedule in your busy routine.


This course is assessed through 100% coursework with a range of methods, such as essays, research reports, presentations, group work and practical reports.

Entry Requirements

To apply for this qualification applicant should meet one of the following entry requirement:

  • Level 3 Diploma in any Discipline.


  • A Levels or equivalent international qualification in any discipline.


  • FSc/ FA/ 12th Grade or intermediate in any discipline.


  • Applicants having O Levels, Matric or 10th Grade with some work experience will be considered on case to case basis.


  • Applicants over 21 years of age having a relevant work experience can also apply, as a mature learner, without having any formal qualification.


  • We welcome applications from international students. If your first language is not English you will be expected to have overall IELTS 6 (with at least 5.5 in each component). You may be exempt from providing evidence of English language proficiency if you have gained your previous qualification from an English Speaking university or awarding body.


  • All applications are considered on an individual basis. Applicants may be invited to an interview, either on campus at CGL or online, as part of the application process.

How to apply

When submitting your application, please attach the following documents:

  • One ID proof which could be your Passport or Government issued ID card.
  • Degree Certificate or transcript of your latest qualification.

The strong international perspectives of this Level 4 qualification from a prestigious British awarding body bring a whole new dimension to your CV. Our emphasis on work-based learning also equips you to apply your knowledge in ways which make an immediate impact – whether you are embarking on a new role or advancing your professional practice within your own organisation.

Equally important are the integrated support modules which will help you plan the next stage of your professional development. You can boost your employability through access to career coaching, mentoring and career development workshops organised by the CGL.

Our “Careers and Employability Service” will provide you with support from day one of your course to ensure you leave CGL as a “work-ready” graduate – industry aware, motivated and enterprising. Throughout your studies, you‟ll also benefit from our Personal Development Planning (PDP) scheme which enables you to reflect on your learning and develop your career ambitions.

We provide the internships and employment opportunities in the renowned organisations at our panel to all our on-campus graduates of the CGL Graduate School in their relevant fields as per the chosen course or specialisation.

Further Study

  • Graduates of the OTHM Level 4 Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management can get a direct entry into the 2nd years of a Bachelor (Hons) degree in the UK universities.


  • OTHM Level 4 plus Level 5 diploma qualifications are the HND (Higher National Diploma) as per the British qualification framework and the graduates will get a direct entry into the final year of a Bachelor (Hons) degree in the UK universities and a regular entry with some credit exemptions in Australia and Europe universities.


  • OTHM Level 4 Diploma graduates can also progress towards the UK Level 5
    diploma qualification or step into the professional career by a direct entry into
    the employment.
  • We are the OTHM approved centres both in England, with Centre No. DC2007425, and Pakistan with Centre No. DC2011463.
  • We provide free fundamental advice to our graduates regarding their Immigration options in Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and Europe.
  • Expert opinion to our students and graduates to wisely choose their career towards Study Abroad options in top ranked universities worldwide.
  • Our all qualifications are regulated by the Ofqual and recognised by the World Education Services (WES) , IQAS, and all other evaluating agencies in Canada, Australia and New Zealand.
  • We provide the premium value qualifications which are recognised all over the world.
  • Presently, students from 44 nationalities are studying at CGL through our London campus as well as Pakistan Campus.
  • Flexible payment system split into the monthly installments.
  • Foreign qualified experienced professors graduated from world’s top ranked universities with international exposure.