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This Course equips students with a basic knowledge of the laws relating to the business environment and companies. At the end of the course, students should be able to draft a simple contract, analyse business related legal problems and resolve them with the application of legal principles. It will be of great benefit to students who just begin their career in business or who are interested in securing an appointment as Manager or Company Director of a large organisation. It is to the advantage of everyone to know his legal rights. 


Company Law: Statues, Case Law, Classifications and Definitions of Companies. Memorandum of Association. Companies Act 1948, Shares, Capital, General Meeting, Votes of Members. Powers and Duties of Directors, Secretary, The Seal, Dividends and Reserve, Accounts. Audit. Winding up. Regulations for the Management of a private company limited by shares. PARTNERSHIP LAW: Rights and Duties of Partner, Dissolution of Partnership. THE LAW OF CONTRACT-GENERAL: Offer and Acceptance, Revocation, Points to Consider relating to consideration. Legal Capacity to Contract. THE LAW OF CONTRACT-AGENCY; The Principal Agent Relationship and Third Parties, The Termination of an Agency Relationship. The law of contract: Sales of goods. Hire Purchase. Consumer Credit.

Study Options

Paper based method by home study/correspondence/distance learning. Tutorial Support Your personal tutor role is to deal with any queries you may have. Students are welcome to telephone, fax, or email your personal tutor.

Entry Requirements 

Minimum: Secondary level with understanding of simple English language

Study duration: 3 — 6 months

Assessment Method and NIU British University Diploma

Each course consists of 3 Instruction Books. At the end of each Instruction Book, there is an Assessment Test, a set of questions based on all the Chapters in that Instruction Book. We ask you to submit the answers to the Assessment Test to us. The answer to the Test Paper will carefully read and mark by qualified external examiners. You will surprise by the quick progress you make. When you have successfully completed the Assessment Tests and passed the Final Test, a prestigious NIU British University Diploma will award to you for a brighter future.


Diploma is awarded by NIU BRITISH UNIVERSITY.

Diploma in Business Law: Syllabus
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