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Graduate Diploma in Applied Business Management

Whitireia Community Polytechnic

Subject area

Business Management

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

Entry requirements

A three year Bachelor degree or Equivalent study
Or work experience, which means a minimum of three years in one industry/business with evidence of managing people and budgets.
Students enrolling in the Accounting strand need to have completed a three year Bachelor degree that includes a minimum of 15 credits in Introductory Accounting or Accounting Principles.
International: IELTS 6.0 (Academic) no band lower than 5.5, or equivalent

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification provides a versatile programme of study for students who wish to enter the world of business and management, or retrain in a number of discipline areas; namely:
- Accounting
- Business Analysis and Knowledge Management
- Marketing and Sales
- Operations Management
- Supply Chain and Logistics Management
- Tourism Management

The focus of the graduate diploma is on Applied Business Management in those fields, and the development of skills and knowledge that are valued in a range of occupations and professions and in the wider community. The incorporation of industry-focused or industry-based projects develops specific skills in a discipline as well as transferable skills needed for collaborative and entrepreneurial work. Students will graduate with an expectation of ongoing change throughout their careers, and with the skills, attributes and capability to adapt to such changes.

What graduates earn

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

$41,000

Median earnings one year after study

$48,000

Median earnings two years after study

$65,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

83%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

CPA Australia Maori Scholarships

Provided by:

CPA Australia - Country Head

Website:

https://www.cpaaustralia.com.au

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Tuaropaki Trust Tertiary Scholarship Grant

Provided by:

Tuaropaki Trust

Website:

http://www.tuaropaki.com/home/

Value:

For Study Assistance.

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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
Email: info@whitireia.ac.nz
Web: http://www.whitireia.ac.nz

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

The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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