New Zealand Diploma in Environmental Management

Toi Ohomai

Subject area

Land, Parks and Wildlife Management




1 Year

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the environmental management sector with individuals who have in-depth skills and knowledge required to work in this field.

This qualification is targeted at people who have some expertise in an area of environmental studies and wish to develop further.

Aotearoa/ New Zealand will benefit from having graduates who have specific knowledge of ecosystems, and how they are influenced by human activities, allowing for informed environmental management.
Graduates will be capable of working autonomously.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Detailed Requirements Completion of New Zealand Diploma in Environmental Management level 5 (or equivalent) First aid certificate is recommended otherwise, the applicant will be required to complete before the end of the programme. Special Admission For applicants for whom English is not their first language, evidence of language competency may be required. If learners select the diving option then applicants must provide a certified doctor s certificate within two weeks of the programme start date stating they are fit to dive. Special admission: Applicants who have not completed all of the Diploma in Environmental Management Level 5 courses, may be given special admission if they can provide evidence that they are capable of achieving the programme outcomes. International applicants for whom English is not their first language will be required to show evidence of language competency, issued within the last two years. The level of competency required is: IELTS general or academic score of 6 with no band score lower than 5.5 or completed NZ Certificate in English Language Level 4 with the Academic endorsement or meets a relevant English Proficiency Outcome as outlined in NZQF related Rules (Rule 18) The Table.

Detailed requirements

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


1 Year

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$7,649 $7,649
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$9,861 $9,861
Total $17,509 $17,509

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

Student Success


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

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Earnings range N/A
In employment N/A
In further study N/A
On a benefit N/A

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: (0800) 86 46 46
Phone: (0800) 86 46 46
Fax: (07) 544 2386

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Where does this information come from?

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