Graduate Diploma in Health (Applied Services Management)

House of Montrose Limited

Subject area

Quality Management

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Entry requirements

Entry is open to degree graduates however those who can demonstrate equivalent practical, professional or educational experience of an appropriate kind may be granted admission. Both national and international learners must be at least 20 years of age at the commencement of studies and will undertake an admission interview that would be held prior to confirmation of enrolment. All applicants will be interviewed as part of the admission process.
International learners who have achieved their qualifications in non-English speaking educational settings must also provide evidence of having achieved an NZQA: IELTS Academic score of 6 with no band score lower than 5.5 an equivalent recognised English language standard in the last six months

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The strategic purpose of this qualification is to provide the public, private and community health sector with specialised work-ready professional health sector managers. The qualification addresses diverse health sector employer needs such as: health strategies and priorities, health governance, health quality management systems, specialised health business requirements, facilitative management, health research methods and their application and understandings of health services quality evaluation approaches and practices. The qualification targets learners with an interest and experience of the health sector wishing to move into a career as a specialised professional health sector manager. The key benefactors of this qualification will be health and medical sector service providers and consumers such as Māori, Pasifika communities. Graduates will benefit the sector by working effectively and optimising the health services that can be provided with finite resources.

What graduates earn

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


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Data as at November 2022

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Waitaha-A-Hei / University of Waikato Scholarship

Provided by:

University of Waikato - Scholarships Office




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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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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: (07) 846 7446

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