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Postgraduate Certificate in Management - Te Pōkaitahi Taura Mahi Whakahāere

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Subject area

Business and Management not elsewhere classified

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Entry requirements

One of the below for admission:
1. Bachelor Honours degree or Postgraduate Certificate
2. Graduate Diploma at L7
3. Undergraduate degree
4. Special entry, courses and/or experience
AND English language competency where English is not a first language. All students:
English language competency where English is not a first language.
* 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:
o IELTS Academic score of 6.5 with no band score lower than 6.0,
o or an equivalent as outlined in NZQF-related rules (Rule 18).
* For domestic applicants for whom English is not their first language, evidence of language competency may be required.
There are four pathways to admission to the Postgraduate Certificate in Management programme9:
1. Bachelor Honours Degree or Postgraduate Certificate.
2. A Graduate Diploma at level 710: Graduate Diploma in business or management or endorsement area or equivalent
3. An undergraduate degree11: Bachelor in business or management or endorsement area or equivalent.
4. Special entry12 - Applicants who do not meet any of the academic requirements may be given special admission if they can provide evidence that they are capable of achieving the programme outcomes through a combination of academic and practical or professional experience.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The Postgraduate Certificate is designed for domestic and international students seeking to broaden scholarly research and management capabilities. It will build on previous undergraduate degree, graduate studies and/or strengthen career aspirations within fields of management, business, health, hospitality or information technology. The standard at which the graduate will operate includes the ability to conceptualise and evaluate theory and practice within a management scope. Graduates will work towards independent study demonstrating an advanced level of knowledge, applying evidence and enquiry to a relevant management context

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Business and Management 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 2022

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

AUT International Excellence Scholarship - South Asia


NZD$5,000Contribution to fees

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AUT International Excellence Scholarship- Southeast Asia


$5000 NZDContribution to fees

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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

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

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