Graduate Diploma in Accounting

Southern Institute of Technology Ltd

Subject area

Management and Commerce

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Entry requirements

Academic Requirements
Applicants must have obtained at least an undergraduate degree in any discipline, OR
Be a mature student aged at least 20 years and supply evidence of at least three years relevant work experience. Each mature applicant must provide their curriculum vitae detailing any relevant work experience and academic achievements. The Programme Manager will use this information to assess whether the applicant is likely to successfully complete the Graduate Diploma programme.

English Language Requirements
Applicants whose first language is not English, or who come from a country where the language of instruction in schools is not English, must provide evidence of having successfully completed English instruction to a level deemed appropriate by the Head of Faculty. Evidence may include official transcripts and/or recognised English test results, such as IELTS and TOEFL.

Professional Accounting:
To apply for the Graduate Diploma in Professional Accounting programme, applicants MUST have completed the New Zealand Diploma in Business - Accounting Technician's Requirements or an equivalent qualification.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The aim of the Graduate Diploma is to give people who already have a degree, or extensive business experience, and opportunity to extend their knowledge in a specialised field, without having to complete a degree.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Management and Commerce at this level can earn:

$47,000

Median earnings one year after study

$53,000

Median earnings two years after study

$68,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

84%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Sir Robert Jones Refugee Daughters Scholarships

Provided by:

Refugees as Survivors New Zealand - Scholarship Co-ordinator

Website:

http://www.rasnz.co.nz

Value:

Course Costs

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Quota New Zealand Educational Scholarship

Provided by:

Quota International of Auckland Inc.

Website:

http://www.quotanz.org

Value:

Maximum value of $5,000

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 478 839
Phone: (03) 211 2699
Fax: (03) 214 4977
Email: info@sit.ac.nz
Web: http://www.sit.ac.nz

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Sources

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