Postgraduate Diploma in Management
Whitireia Community Polytechnic (Porirua)
Management and Commerce
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
The Postgraduate Diploma in Information Technology allows students to gain a deep understanding of management topics and associated specialisations and prepares them for undertaking further independent research and scholarship in management studies. Students have an opportunity to enrol in elective courses that allow them to apply learned skills to real life examples, projects and scenarios. Graduates are able to use their enhanced knowledge, skills and capabilities to obtain employment in positions of responsibility that relate to the electives they choose and/or to proceed to further studies, such as a master's degree in management.
The specific aim of the Postgraduate Diploma in Management is to enable students to advance and deepen their knowledge of management and extend their professional and managerial skills. As a result, they may be able to take on a specialist role in their current workplace or obtain a more senior position than their previous qualifications and experience made possible.
Key Information for Students
Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in business or related subject International students: IELTS 6.5 (with no band below 6.0), or equivalent
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
|Earnings range||$46,056 - $70,743|
|In further study||19%|
|On a benefit||1%|
All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
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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.