New Zealand Diploma in Māori Governance

New Zealand Qualifications Authority

Subject area

Organisation Management


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Entry requirements

There are no mandatory prerequisites to meet regulatory body, or legislative requirements for this qualification.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide entities with individuals who have specialised governance knowledge and skills that can be applied in a range of strategic roles at management and leadership level.
This qualification is targeted at people who have previous experience working in governance or trustee roles and who seek to further their management skills to progress the cultural, educational and economic aspirations of whānau, hapū, iwi.
Graduates of this qualification will benefit entities by leading and managing the matāpono: kotahitanga, whanaungatanga, kaitiakitanga, te pono me te tika and rangatiratange for the benefit of current and future generations of whānau, hapū, iwi. Graduates will be capable of working independently at a management level.

What graduates earn

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


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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Kawerau A6 Scholarship

Provided by:

Opeke Ahuwhenua Trust



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Hauraki Greenland Scholarship

Provided by:

Ministry of Justice



$5,000 pa

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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

Phone: (4) 463 3000
Fax: (04) 802 3112
Web: http://

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