English Plus GBS Diploma

Improve your English in Dubai and graduate with a Diploma in Business in less than a year.

Combine your English study with a BTEC level 2 diploma in business from GBS. Course length depends on level of English at the start of the course.

  • Join the Level 2 Diploma in Business directly if you have a B2 level of English or above.
  • Study English before the diploma if you need to reach the required B2 level first. 8, 12, 16, 20 and 24-week English courses available
  • Develop the skills and knowledge you need to excel in the world of international business
  • Prepare for employment in a business-related field.
  • Learn how to build relationships in a range of business environments
24 Diploma in Business
8 weeks English + 24
Diploma in Business
12 weeks English + 24
Diploma in Business
16 weeks English + 24
Diploma in Business
Business Diploma Pathway - English Path

Entry Requirements for Diploma in Business:

  • Aged 18 and above
  • English level B1+
Students can join the Diploma in Business directly if they have a level in English equivalent or superior to B1+.

What if students do not reach B1+ level after the time suggested?

English Path will teach them for free until they reach level B1+.*

*If the student attends at least 85% of classes, does all homework and participates fully in class.
  • English Lesson Times:
    • 4 | 8 | 12 | 16 weeks
    • General English AM 9.00 - PM 12.15, Monday to Friday
  • Diploma in Business (Level 2) Lesson Times:
    • 24 weeks (6 Months) 60 Credit Value
    • Class Time: Monday to Thursday
    • 9:30 AM to 2:20 PM (including breaks)
Student with B1 Medium Level of EnglishStudent with B1 Low Level of EnglishStudent with A2 High Level of EnglishStudent with A2 Low Level of English
English Course Duration4 weeks8 weeks12 weeks16 weeksDiploma in Business Start Dates
English Start Date07/02/202210/01/202207/03/2022
English Start Date04/04/202207/03/202207/02/202210/01/202202/05/2022
English Start Date30/05/202202/05/202204/04/202207/03/202220/06/2022
English Start Date18/07/202220/06/202223/05/202225/04/202215/08/2022
English Start Date29/08/202201/08/202204/07/202206/06/202226/09/2022

How do I know my English level?

  1. Online level test (grammar and vocabulary) - https://www.englishpath.com/english-path-initial-placement-test Please use your correct full name and email address.
  2. Writing task – once you have completed the online test please get in touch with us and we will send you the instructions for the writing task. For the writing task the candidate should spend around 15-25 minutes on the task and not use the internet or any grammar reference books.
  3. Online speaking test – 15 minutes with an academic Team member on Zoom.

Terms & Conditions:

  • Student Visa fee includes: visa processing fee, medical insurance & examination, Emirates ID Card with PCR Test.
  • Visa processing fee to be paid upon booking ($945).
  • Full payment has to be made 4 weeks in advance.
  • All cancellation terms and conditions are available at: https://www.englishpath.com/policies-and-procedures
  • EP & GBS reserve the right to make changes & updates to the package at any time.
  • For further information please get in touch with your Business Development Manager.

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