Master of Management

Whitireia Community Polytechnic Limited

Subject area

Management and Commerce not elsewhere classified

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Entry requirements

Applicants will have completed all requirements of a Bachelor's degree (or Graduate Diploma or Postgraduate Diploma) in Business or Commerce or related subject with at least a B grade average at level 7 (or 8) and be deemed to have acquired additional skills and knowledge through relevant work or professional experience. International students require IELTS 6.5 (with no band below 6.0). Interviews with individual applicants may be required to evaluate their ability to undertake postgraduate study.
Applicants holding a postgraduate qualification in a discipline or subject area other than Business or Commerce may be admitted to the programme. Admission is decided on a case-by-case basis through evaluation of the applicant's ability to undertake postgraduate study in Management and associated specialisations.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The primary aim of this programme is to enable students to gain internationally recognised skills and knowledge in management with an area of specialisation to assist New Zealand in its drive toward a knowledge-based economy. Students have an opportunity to enrol in elective papers
that allow them to apply learned skills to real life examples, projects and scenarios. Students gain skills to apply an advanced body of knowledge in Management studies and associated specialisations in a range of contexts for research, further learning and professional practice. 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 doctorate degree.

What graduates earn

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


Median earnings one year after study


Median earnings two years after study


Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study


Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Betty Loughhead Soroptimist Scholarship Trust

Provided by:

The Betty Loughhead Soroptimist Scholarship Trust - Secretary



Previous awards have generally been given in the region of $3,000 - $5,000 (per award).

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Rebecca L. Lynch Memorial Scholarship

Provided by:

Graduate Women North Shore Charitable Trust - RLL Memorial Scholarship Selection Committee


Non-resident tuition fees, registration fees, and room and board are covered by the scholarship.

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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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