New Zealand Diploma in Business

Open Polytechnic

Subject area

Business Management

Qualification

Duration

1

1 Year

Total student fees

$2,400

over 1 Year - details

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide New Zealand business entities with people who have general and specialised business knowledge and skills that can be applied in a range of operational roles.
Graduates will benefit New Zealand business entities by contributing to the achievement of entities' operational objectives, through the application of knowledge and skills, in an ethical manner, in a bi- and multi-cultural environment.
In addition, graduates will have specialised knowledge and skills for application in operational roles in New Zealand business entities, depending on which strand is achieved.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Students must have NCEA level 2, plus a minimum of eight Level 2 credits in English, four in writing and four in reading, or be able to demonstrate equivalent knowledge or skills. Students who have attained the age of 20 years and do not hold the minimum entry requirements will be eligible to be enrolled where their previous educational, or life experience indicates that they have a reasonable likelihood of success. An applicant for whom English is an additional language is required to provide evidence of a minimum IELTS (Academic) score of 5.5 with no band-score lower than 5.0; or equivalent

Detailed requirements

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


Duration

1 Year


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$2,400 $2,400
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$6,384 $6,384
Total $8,783 $8,783

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


Student Success

72%


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 $39,003
Earnings range $28,689 - $46,694
In employment 59%
In further study 28%
On a benefit 7%

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

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Keystone Trust Student Study Awards

Provided by:

The Keystone New Zealand Property Education Trust - Marketing & Events Coordinator

Website:

http://www.keystonetrust.org.nz

Value:

Up to $5,000 per annum for threeyears

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TSA Management Scholarship

Provided by:

The Keystone New Zealand Property Education Trust - Marketing & Events Coordinator

Website:

http://www.keystonetrust.org.nz

Value:

$5,000

Read more

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: (04) 913 5300
Fax: (04) 913 5308
Email: customerservices@openpolytechnic.ac.nz
Web: http://www.openpolytechnic.ac.nz

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.

The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.

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

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