Graduate Certificate in Pacific NGO Leadership and Management

Unitec New Zealand Limited

Subject area

Society and Culture not elsewhere classified


42 Weeks

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

It is the aim of this programme to prepare graduates who have developed life long learning as a core competency of a leader or manager in the Pacific NGO sector. The programme will develop their organisational and leadership knowledge and skills at an advanced level to empower themselves and others, to achieve organisational goals and contribute to organisation and sector capacity building while demonstrating a values-based approach to leading and/or managing a Pacific based NGO.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

To be read in conjunction with Unitec Graduate Certificate Regulations. To be admitted to the qualification of Graduate Certificate PNLM applicants must: (a) have a recognised degree; or (b) hold a professional qualification in a relevant discipline and, (c) be currently in paid or voluntary employment within the NGO sector in a management position. OR (d) have at least three years experience within the NGO sector, and (e) be able to demonstrate competencies equivalent to a graduate from qualifications a or b and, (f) be currently in paid or voluntary employment within the NGO sector in a management position. To be admitted to the qualification of Graduate Certificate PNLM applicants must also meet the English language requirements (see programme schedule).

Detailed requirements

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


42 Weeks

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
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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 $45,727
Earnings range N/A
In employment N/A
In further study N/A
On a benefit N/A

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 10 95 10
Phone: (09) 815 2945
Fax: (09) 815 2905

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