NCC Level 5 Advanced Diploma in Business (L5DB)

The Level 5 Advanced Diploma in Business (L5DB) makes up the second year of the NCC Education degree journey and builds upon the knowledge gained during the NCC Level 4 Diploma in Business. Exposing you to greater detail and more advanced topics in a range of areas including economics, marketing, finance and management.

You will study a balance of academic and vocational subjects in order to provide you with the necessary knowledge and skills to play a significant role in business organisations.

On successful completion of the qualification you will be able to complete the final year of a degree at one of the many universities that recognise NCC Education qualifications, or pursue a career in the business industry.


One year (Full time)

Entry Requirements

  • NCC Level 4 Diploma in Business (L4DB).
  • A local or international qualification which is deemed to be of a similar level to the NCC Level 4 Diploma in Business (L4DB) qualification. This must be agreed with NCC Education in advance.


You must study the following eight core units:
  • Business Economics
  • Advanced Business Mathematics
  • Marketing in Business
  • Human Resources in Business
  • Understanding Consumer Behaviour¬†
  • Principles of Business Operations
  • Financial Management
  • Information Systems and Organisations¬†
After completion, students will be awarded the Level 5 Diploma in Business.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of NCC Education's Level 5 Advanced Diploma in Business, you will have acquired a critical understanding of the established principles of business and management and developed new skills relevant to the business industry. You will also gain a breadth of knowledge in business and be able to successfully implement your skills in further study or in a professional role within the business industry.

Academic Progression

Successful completion allows students onto NCC Education's final year top-up qualification in Business (further entry requirements may apply), or to a third year of many UK university degree courses, or enables you to pursue a career in the business industry.

Contact Details

Head Office

  • No 01 , 36th Lane
    (Opposite Devi Balika Vidyalaya),
    Colombo 08.
    Telephone: +94112695103, +94112695107
    Contact Person/s:
    Rushika de Silva, Imeshi Kandumulla

Kandy Branch

  • No- 496, Peradeniya Road,
    Kandy, Sri Lanka
    Telephone: +94812203377