IBT International Diploma in Project Management (Level 4) course is aimed at developing project management competencies among learners through 6 intensive units. The current Diploma course ideal both experienced learners and fresher’s as the course covers both fundamentals and advanced elements of project management. The successful completion of the IBT International Diploma in Project Management (Level 4) course will assist the learners in obtaining competencies in the process of the project life cycle management from its starting phase then to execution and final to the completion stage. In addition to that, the current course in its 6 units covers the main themes related to project management such as evaluation of project cost, project time management, effective human resource management, project procurement management and also other relevant tools of project management. Nevertheless, the current course provides all supportive environment for the learners such as the fee can be given through instalment and they are interest-free, learners get full support from their tutor, the course has no fixed schedules, and in addition to that, the learners can learn the current course from anywhere in the world.

About Awarding Body

IBT is an awarding body which offers business and management programs that meets the 21st century corporate needs. The high-quality vocational qualifications offered by the Institute ensures that the learners attain enhanced knowledge and skills in the specific field. In addition, the IBT provides assistance to the accredited centres as part of maintaining the quality and standard of the programs offered to the students. The regular monitoring helps the accredited centres in improving the quality of the teaching periodically.

IBT is one of the institution in the UK which offers flexible, professional, and customer-focused management programs to the learners. Attaining the IBT qualification will help the learners in enhancing career opportunities in the corporate sector.

IBT’s Vision and Mission

IBT’s vision is to promote valuable and high-quality vocational qualifications which meet the 21st-century employer and learner needs. The institute strives in maintaining the quality of the programs through offering flexible and advanced support to the accredited centres.

Entry requirements

  • Learners need to pass any of the level 3 qualifications
  • Mature learners should require three years of relevant work experience
  • Students should complete Higher Secondary Education or a similar course.
  • International students should participate in IELTS or similar examination and acquire 5.5 or above marks if their primary language is not in English. Nevertheless, the learners must attend the test, which is conducted in the permitted area of IBT.

Qualification structure

Unit Ref. No. Unit title Credit
DPM401 Project management outlines and project life cycle 20
DPM402 Project Scope and integration management 20
DPM403 Cost and Time management in projects 20
DPM404 Management of quality and risk in projects 20
DPM405 Introduction to people management in projects 20
DPM406 Introduction to effective project procurement management 20


The assessment will be carried out internally for all units. All the performances are evaluated by coursework. This may include staff observations, practical projects and production of portfolios. There is no formal examination for any of the units.

Learners will assess by their course work and assignments. Students will make sure to meet up the assessment criteria attached with each unit to the appropriate standard for the level of the unit.

Diploma certificate will be awarded following to the candidate's course work. This provided only after the checking and verification of qualified tutor and the confirmation of an external verifier. Candidate must pass all the seven units to get awarded and also a minimum of 40% marks in each unit.


Learners who complete the IBT International Diploma in Project Management (Level 4) course can easily attain a good job in wide range of project management roles and also they can progressively complete their further education in the project management area by seeking admission in level 5 qualifications offered by IBT. In addition to that, through completing the current course, the learners can attain in-depth knowledge on the product life cycle, human resource management and project procurement management. Further, the effective knowledge of different aspects of the project management will help the learners to attain a good job in the project management field.

Delivery Method

The communication and learning will be conveyed through the approved centres of IBT Qualifications via Blended and Online. The student can select one of the IBT Qualification’s approved centres so that they will be able to attain benefits like tutor support and studying with other learners.

Leaners can also choose to study with one of IBT Qualifications’ Distance Learning providers who deliver courses through Blended Learning and Online, so that course can be finished at their own pace. This suits those who perhaps have family or work commitments. This may also be an option for you if you do not live near to one of our accredited centres.

There are IBT Qualifications Distance Learning providers who deliver courses through online and Blended learning, so that learners can complete their course at their own pace. The leaners also have the option to choose any of the IBT Qualifications Distance Learning providers to enroll. This will help those who are working and have family commitments and this type of learning facility will suit for those who are not living near to any of our accredited centres.

Learning Objectives/ Benefits of the course

  • To recognise the relevant principles of the project life cycle, professional project management and process flow.
  • To discover the fundamentals of product scope and project scope.
  • To scrutinise the importance of human resource management and quality management.
  • To analyse the efficacy of adequate time and cost management for project managers.
  • To identify the significance of an operative planning process and procurement management.

What is included

  • A dedicated tutor for individual students to help and provide suggestions throughout the course.
  • Provide formative assessment with formative feedback will be supporting the learner to improve the achievements.
  • Our online learning platform will provide all of the assessment materials.
  • Platform independent accessibility of Online learning portal, ASML delivers the course straight to the student’s smartphone, tablet, laptop or desktop through which will enable them to study at their convenience.

Level of attainment

Learners who meet the requirements for the qualification will be awarded a pass. The qualification itself is not graded. For each unit learners will be marked out of 100 and will be graded as follows.

A+ 75% + Higher Distinction
A 65% - 74% Distinction
B 50% - 64% Merit
C 40% - 49% Pass
D 30% - 39% Marginal Fail
D 15% - 29% Fail (Grade, copy from IBT)

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