Graduate Diploma in Accounting

Te Pukenga TA Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology Limited

Subject area

Accounting

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Entry requirements

Applicants must have: An undergraduate degree in any discipline from an accredited New Zealand tertiary institution; OR An undergraduate degree from an overseas tertiary institution, deemed by NZQA to be equivalent; OR Equivalent practical, professional or educational experience All applicants must have a level of English sufficient to be able to study at this level. Those students whose first language is not English are required to demonstrate an IELTS Academic Score of 6.0 with no band score lower than 5.5, issued within the last two years or the equivalent. In exceptional circumstances, an applicant who does not meet the academic entry requirements may be granted entry. They must supply evidence (eg. of relevant skills, education or work experience) to satisfy the Head of Department (or delegate) of their ability to successfully complete the Programme. It is strongly recommended that students are able to competently utilise digital applications and technologies, and have access to same.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The concept of the graduate diploma is to give people who already have a degree or extensive business experience an opportunity to extend their knowledge into another specialised field without having to complete another degree.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Accountancy at this level can earn:

$51,000

Median earnings one year after study

$59,000

Median earnings two years after study

$73,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

76%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Ikawai Community Scholarship

Provided by:

Waimate Accountants - Ikawai Community Scholarship Fund C/-

Value:

Varies, could be up to $5000

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Royal New Zealand Navy (RNZN) Scholarship

Provided by:

Gisborne District Council - PA to Mayor

Website:

http://www.gdc.govt.nz/funding/

Value:

$3,000

Read more

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 422 733
Phone: (03) 546 9175
Fax: (03) 546 3325
Email: info@nmit.ac.nz
Web: http://www.nmit.ac.nz

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Sources

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