Higher Education In this section Studying higher education Programmes Foundation degree programmes Top-up degree programmes Masters degree Professional qualifications Higher Apprenticeships Research & Scholarly Activity HE Development Projects Student life The higher education application journey Confirmation of Awards Access to Higher Education HE Information Gillian Bell Chartered Management Institute (CMI) The CMI is the only chartered professional body in the UK dedicated to promoting the highest standards in management and leadership. By taking a programme offered by the CMI you are making a statement about your management skills. Your employer will benefit from these skills and together you will help shape your organisation. Level 5 Diploma Management & Leadership (CMI) Part Time The programme will help you to develop middle management skills and you will have the opportunity to link theory to practice. Level 5 Higher Apprenticeship Operations/Departmental Manager (CMI) Part Time This qualification is ideal for Middle Managers, Operations Managers, Divisional Managers, Store Managers, Heads of Departments or specialist managers. Level 7 Diploma Strategic Leadership & Management (CMI) Part Time This strategic course has been developed to encourage and enable directors and senior managers to improve performance through organisational strategy. OU Level 7 MA Masters Apprenticeship Strategic Leadership & Management/Senior Leader (CMI) Part Time This Masters apprenticeship programme is available as a full Masters apprenticeship or allows you to 'top up' your CMI Level 7 programme to a full Masters programme in the workplace. OU Level 7 MA Strategic Leadership Management (CMI) Part Time This two year qualification is ideal for Professional Strategic Leaders in the private, public or third sector, in a range of roles. Related information Gillian Bell Gillian Bell found a diploma from the Chartered Management Institute gave her the knowledge and skills needed to develop her career in Administration Management. Management Higher Apprenticeship success The college is recognising Apprenticeship Week by celebrating the success of an innovative new Higher Apprenticeship.