CMI Level 7 Diploma

Strategic Management & Leadership Practice

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What our CMI Level 7 Diploma offers

Study your programme 100% online

Dedicated tutor support

Low deposits and 0% finance available*

Gain advanced management skills & Chartered Manager status

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Pathway to Chartered Manager status

What is a CMI Level 7 Diploma?

The CMI Level 7 Diploma in Management & Leadership follows on from the Level 7 Certificate and is ideal for senior managers and directors looking to gain the wider range of skills required to deliver effective results for their organisations. 

Depending on your career prospects, through this globally recognised diploma you will learn how to manage people, projects, data, change, and organisational strategy at the highest level.

What are the benefits of the CMI Level 7 Diploma?

Gaining the CMI Level 7 Diploma will showcase your professional credibility while also demonstrating to employers that you have the in-demand senior leadership and management skills required to achieve organisational success. 

Among other things, this course takes a deep dive into professional leadership theory and practice, guiding you through how to approach the management of people, data, projects, and organisational strategies.

After achieving the CMI Level 7 Diploma and having gained 3+ years of management experience, you'll also be eligible to apply for prestigious Chartered Manager status.

CMI Level 7 Diploma FAQs

The CMI Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management & Leadership Practice is right for you if:

  • You're a current or aspiring senior manager or director
  • You want to master a wide range of senior management skills 
  • You want to gain the CMI Chartered Manager status

The course takes a deep dive into professional leadership theories and practices with a highly strategic focus, making it the ideal choice for developing your senior management career. 

Following the completion of this Diploma, accompanied by 3+ years of management experience you will be able to gain Chartered Management status - an award only available through CMI.

Looking to make sure this course is also right for your wallet? Check out our budget calculator 

There are no entry requirements for the CMI Level 7 Diploma in Management & Leadership, although you must be at least 19.

Also, if English is your second language, we recommend you have an IELTS 6 or equivalent, but we're happy to review your case on an individual basis

We find it usually takes students around 8 to 12 months to complete the CMI Level 7 Diploma in Management & Leadership qualification.

That said, everyone is different, so you might find that it takes you shorter or longer to complete the qualification, based on how much time you have to spend studying. 

At DPG, we're proud of helping you get CMI qualified without breaking the bank.

If you’re paying for your course yourself, you can spread the cost, and you won’t need to pay any extra – all our payment plans are interest-free*.

They also come with low deposits, making it easy and affordable to get ahead in your career.

If your employer is paying for your course (or if you’d like them to!), our advisors can help you put together a business case showing the benefits of studying a CMI Level 5 Diploma in Management & Leadership.

Give us a ring on 0330 660 0220 to find out more.

Our 100% online programme gives you a completely flexible experience that lets you fit studying for your CMI Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management & Leadership Practice into your life. You can access your course, resources, and webinars online anytime, anywhere.

The CMI Level 7 Diploma in Management & Leadership qualification has a variety of modules for you to choose from, allowing you pick the topics that will be most valuable and relevant to your personal development.

Just as long as your chosen modules total at least 370 learning hours, the choice is completely up to you! The modules you can choose from are:

  • Strategic Leadership (110 hours)
  • Developing Organisational Strategy (90 hours)
  • Leading Strategic Change (80 hours)
  • Organisational Design and Development (80 hours)
  • Strategic Management of Data and Information (80 hours)
  • Personal and Professional Development for Strategic Leadership (90 hours)

For full details of what you'll learn on the course, download your CMI Level 7 Diploma course guide.

All CMI assessments are completely online and are in the from of written asignments.

For each module that you study, you'll complete an assignment between 3,500 to 4,500 words.  

You'll submit your assignments through the Student Community, our online learning platform, and they’ll be marked by your personal CMI tutor.

At DPG, we’re proud to share that of the 25,000 individuals to complete a professional qualification with us, 96% said they’d choose to use our services again.

We’ve been helping people develop their skills for 30 years. Our tutors are specialists in their respective fields, giving you access to top professionals in the project management field. We provide unlimited support across all of our project management courses and your learning materials are available 24/7. 

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