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Career Skills Programmes

Advanced Diploma in Business Administration






La Xenia Campus


12 months
Academic Study
20 weeks/year
20-24 weeks/year


Onsite or


100%  in English
Entry Requirements
Career Opportunities

Advanced Diploma in Business Administration

The Advanced Diploma in Business Administration programme will excel your business administration skills to the next level, this programme was designed for students who wish to develop the skills and knowledge required for management roles. Students will gain an understanding of business organisations in a global context, business communication, marketing, ethics, finance and people management skills. Upon completion students will be ready to join the workforce in entry level and embark on an excellent career.

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  • International Students: please contact Student Services Office
  • EU/Swiss Students: please contact Student Services Office

Classes begin: please contact Student Services Office

Entry Requirements

  • A minimum age of 17 at enrollment.
  • Completed full time high school education.
  • All applicants without English as a first language must show competence in English at a level equal to IELTS 5.0 minimum. Or prior study in English language.
  • La Xenia can provide a set of placement tests where necessary to assess a student’s English level.

Career Opportunities

The Advanced Diploma in Business Administration will enable students to apply for business administration jobs in business organisations locally and around the world.

Here is a sample of career opportunities in today’s business world for graduates who are specialized in business administration at an advance level:

  • marketing associate
  • sales associate
  • purchasing associate
  • human resource associate
  • operations associate and many more opportunities


La Xenia Campus

Fees in Swiss Francs (CHF)

Advanced Diploma in Business Administration

(Single Degree)

Standard Tuition Fee 

Please contact Student Services Office for tuition fees

Application Fee

Meals Fee

Accommodation Fee*

Operation Expenses

Grand Total

* The accommodation fee may vary. Based on the room type. All room options are subject to availability.

For further details regarding fees, please visit Tuition & Fees.

Why Study the Advanced Diploma in Business Administration at La Xenia?

The Advanced Diploma in Business Administration provides students with:

  • a diploma qualification in business administration, covering key advanced level business administration skills required for a business career
  • a mixture of theoretical knowledge with practical experience, guided self-study and internship
  • Swiss excellence in business administration
  • international faculty with excellent qualifications and experience in the field of business administration
  • guest speakers from business industry
Advanced Diploma in Business Administration

Programme Structure

Students must successfully complete: 8 core courses and a capstone project

Credits:  90 ECTS

Please Note:  Upon successfully completing the program requirements, students will earn a La Xenia International Institute of Switzerland – Advanced Diploma in Business Administration


Core Courses

Business Organisations in a Global Context

Managing Communication

People Management

Marketing Principles & Practice

Personal & Professional Development

Business Ethics

Finance for Managers

Employability Skills


Capstone Project

business administration

Note:  The courses listed above for this programme are regularly reviewed to ensure they are up-to-date and meet industry needs as well as the latest teaching methods. On occasion, we may need to make unexpected changes to the courses – if this occurs, we will contact all registered students as soon as possible.

Advanced Diploma in Business Administration

Operations Management