Alert icon

The Customer Contact Group will be closed from 3.00pm today, Friday 22 September, reopening 8.30am Monday 25 September. Please email with any queries.

Bachelor of Maori Advancement

Te Wananga o Aotearoa

Subject area

Tikanga - Māori Customs



3 Years

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The aim of the Bachelor of Māori Advancement is to advance global well-being through self-determination, intellectual sovereignty and contributions of consequence to iwi, hapū, whānau and self. The qualification equips tauira with culturally relevant practices that advance mātauranga Māori. In doing so, it provides a framework for engaging with the bodies of knowledge and theories that are critical to the understanding of the fields covered in this degree. In addition, this same framework can be reapplied over and over again through life as new bodies of knowledge are encountered and engaged with.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

The entry requirements for this programme are: He Waka Tangata (Certificate in Community Innovation - Applied); or A level 4 programme of at least 120 credits; and/or A demonstration of equivalent knowledge and skills based on successfully completing a pre entry interview. New entry requirements have been added to reflect the specific entry requirements for Te Paritûtanga o Te Reo strand. These are as follows in the Tikanga Ako Marau:- As an alternative to the entry requirements for Bachelor of Mâori Advancement, tauira for the degree with a strand in Te Paritûtanga o Te Reo may be granted entry if they have gained one of the following qualifications:- a National Certificate in Educational Achievement (NCEA) Te Reo Rangatira Level 2; or a National Certificate in Educational Achievement (NCEA) Te Reo Mâori (Level 3); or a Certificate in Te Pûtaketanga o te reo (Level 4); or an equivalent te reo Mâori qualification of 120 credits at Level 4; or a Diploma in Te Ara Reo Mâori (Level 5); or Te Aupikitanga ki te reo Kairangi (Level 6)

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


3 Years

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
Total N/A N/A

StudyLink website – information about student loans

A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.

Student Success


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings N/A
Earnings range N/A
In employment N/A
In further study N/A
On a benefit N/A

All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.

Click here for more information about the Key Information for Students

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 355 553
Phone: (0800) 355 553
Fax: (7) 871 3224

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Where does this information come from?

The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

What to do if you find incorrect course information

MyQ is now closed. Find out more about MyQ