Postgraduate Diploma in Management

Whitireia Community Polytechnic Limited

Subject area

Business Management

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Entry requirements

Degree in Business, Commerce, Management or related subject, or equivalent work/professional experience
International: IELTS 6.5 with no band lower than 6.0, or equivalent

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.

What graduates earn

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


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Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Zonta International Jane M Klausman Women in Business Scholarship

Provided by:

Zonta Club of Wellington



US$8,000 each

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Keystone Trust Student Study Awards

Provided by:

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



Up to $5,000 per annum for threeyears

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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: (04) 237 3100
Fax: (04) 237 3101

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