Executive Diploma In
Business Administration

6 month coursework + 3/6 month capstone project

Online classes with physical events in Abuja

International Accreditations by:



Diploma in Business Administration

The Fordax Executive Diploma in Business Administration is a cutting-edge and accelerated business program designed to provide a comprehensive education comparable to an MBA in just 6-12 months. 

Fordax eDBA

The capstone projects unfold through Two pathways:

You choose one!

  1. Consulting Project: If you choose this pathway, you will collaborate with real companies or organizations to address authentic business challenges, applying theoretical knowledge in a hands-on, practical setting.
  1. Research Project: If you choose this pathway, you will delve into in-depth studies, and contribute to the advancement of knowledge in specific business areas. You will be guided by an experienced mentor so you can deepen your understanding of theoretical concepts.

Internship Opportunities

At Fordax Business School, we’re dedicated to your success. Upon completing the initial 6 months of coursework in our Executive Diploma Program, you gain exclusive access to impactful internship opportunities.

Our extensive network of diverse corporate partnerships ensures you’ll have unique chances to apply your skills in real-world scenarios, facilitating a seamless transition from theory to practice and giving you a competitive edge.

Should you prefer a more independent approach (where you choose your own placement for internship), our program empowers you to explore internships with companies or organizations aligned with your career goals. This flexibility tailors your experience to your specific interests.

This course focuses on equipping participants with the essential skills and knowledge needed to understand the entrepreneurial landscape and foster business growth. Topics covered include identifying business opportunities, creating business plans, understanding market dynamics, cultivating innovation, and developing strategies for sustainable business development. Participants will explore case studies, engage in hands-on exercises, and learn from industry experts to gain practical insights into entrepreneurship and business development strategies.

In this course, participants will delve into the fundamental principles of marketing management and sales strategy. Through a combination of theoretical frameworks and practical applications, participants will learn how to develop comprehensive marketing plans, analyze market trends, identify target audiences, and craft effective sales strategies. Topics covered include market segmentation, branding, product positioning, pricing strategies, distribution channels, digital marketing techniques, sales forecasting, and customer relationship management. Participants will also explore case studies and participate in interactive discussions to understand real-world challenges and opportunities in marketing and sales management.

This course is designed to provide participants with a deep understanding of human resource management principles and effective people skills essential for successful leadership and team management. Participants will explore various aspects of HR management, including recruitment and selection, performance management, employee training and development, compensation and benefits, and employee relations. Additionally, the course will focus on developing essential people skills such as communication, conflict resolution, motivation, and team building. Through interactive sessions, case studies, and role-playing exercises, participants will enhance their ability to effectively manage human resources and foster a positive and productive work environment.

This course provides participants with a comprehensive understanding of financial management principles essential for effective decision-making and strategic planning within organizations. Participants will learn how to analyze financial statements, assess financial performance, manage cash flow, and make informed investment decisions. Key topics include financial planning and budgeting, capital budgeting, risk management, cost analysis, and financial forecasting. Through case studies, simulations, and hands-on exercises, participants will develop practical skills in financial analysis and management, enabling them to contribute effectively to the financial success and sustainability of their organizations.

This course focuses on the principles and strategies of operations management and service delivery to ensure organizational efficiency and customer satisfaction. Participants will explore topics such as process design and improvement, supply chain management, inventory control, quality management, and service design and delivery. Through case studies and practical exercises, participants will learn how to optimize operations, streamline processes, and enhance service quality to meet customer expectations and achieve organizational goals. Additionally, the course will cover emerging trends and best practices in operations and service management, equipping participants with the knowledge and skills to drive continuous improvement and innovation within their organizations.

This course focuses on developing participants into effective leaders capable of navigating complex business environments and driving strategic initiatives. Participants will explore various leadership styles, theories, and frameworks to understand the traits and behaviors of successful leaders. Additionally, the course will cover strategic management principles, including strategic analysis, formulation, implementation, and evaluation. Topics include vision and mission development, competitive analysis, SWOT analysis, strategic planning, and organizational change management. Through case studies, interactive discussions, and leadership simulations, participants will enhance their leadership capabilities and strategic thinking skills, enabling them to lead teams, make informed decisions, and achieve sustainable competitive advantage for their organizations.

Tuition and Scholarships

Tuition – N996,000 total

DISCOUNTED FEE – Pay only N300,000 total

Take advantage of a huge reduction in fees, with scholarship discounts of up to 70%. This is made possible through sponsorship opportunities supported by our partners, alumni network, and generous donors. Scholarship is available to up to 50 students especially those who applied early (and are qualified). 

Students are eligible for refunds according to our refund policy.


Option 1: Pay N300,000 (one time payment) CLICK TO PAY

Option 2: Pay N150,000 for two-time installment. You will be billed monthly for 2 months only. CLICK HERE TO PAY

Option 3: Pay N76,000 for four-time installment (4 months). You will be billed monthly for 4 months only. CLICK HERE TO PAY

Why Fordax eDBA?

Engaging Content: Our courses are crafted for maximum impact— you can read, listen, or watch them.

Accredited School: Fordax is accredited by ABIS UK and approved by the Department of Higher Education in Nigeria. Plus, we’re on the path to securing two more global accreditations from esteemed bodies in the US and UK.

Real-World Ready: Immerse yourself in a hands-on learning experience with 60% focus on practical, real world business case projects that challenge you to “learn by doing”. 

Build Your Portfolio: By the program’s end, you’ll have an impressive portfolio featuring 9+ projects— that you did both as personal and group activities—showcasing your skills and accomplishments and making you attractive in the marketplace.

Certificates That Count: Earn certificates and recognition upon completing each module. Enhance your CV and LinkedIn profile, making a bold statement about your expertise.

MBA-Level Rigor: Our curriculum is meticulously designed, offering MBA-level depth with a focus on applying knowledge to solve real-world challenges.

Who’s the EDBA best suited for? 

The Fordax Executive Diploma in Business Administration (EDBA) is a versatile program designed to cater to a diverse range of individuals seeking to enhance their business knowledge and skills. This program is particularly suitable for:


  • School fee (on scholarship) – $50 per month (for six months)
  • Application start date and deadline: January 2 – March 22nd 2024
  • Course open date: April 01 2024.

DISCOUNTED FEE – Pay only N300,000 total


Option 1: Pay N300,000 (one time payment) CLICK TO PAY

Option 2: Pay N150,000 for two-time installment. You will be billed monthly for 2 months only. CLICK HERE TO PAY

Option 3: Pay N76,000 for four-time installment (4 months). You will be billed monthly for 4 months only. CLICK HERE TO PAY

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