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Postgraduate Certificate in Digital Business

Te Pukenga - New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology trading as EIT

Subject area

General Education Programmes not elsewhere classified

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Entry requirements

An NZQF-listed undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in Computing, Information Technology, Business or Management; or * an undergraduate degree in a related field with a minimum of the equivalent to a B average (as per the EIT-specified 11-point achievement-based grading system), subject to assessment by the programme coordinator; or * at the Dean's discretion, where an applicant's situation is compelling but not covered by the requirements listed above. All applicants must demonstrate an acceptable level of English language fluency prior to acceptance in the programme. For international students, ways in which English language fluency may be demonstrated include the following: * successful study of a programme in which English was the language of instruction (subject to the conditions in EIT's Database for English Language Proficiency (DELP)) * completion of a New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Level 5 with any endorsement) * IELTS Academic score of 6.5, with no band score lower than 6, achieved in a single test within the two years preceding enrolment * accepted international equivalents to the above IELTS scores, achieved in a single test within the two years preceding enrolment (see equivalency tables in the DELP). An international student must be in possession of an appropriate visa for the duration of their Programme.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The Postgraduate Certificate in Digital Business is a Level 8 programme of 60 credits, which enables students who have completed a Bachelor's Degree in Computing, Information Technology, Business, or similar, to achieve a postgraduate level qualification in the Digital Business area. The Postgraduate Certificate in Digital Business stimulates initial development of skills of innovation and digital business initiatives through extending undergraduate achievement in areas related to their original accomplishment. The programme enables recent graduates opportunities for academic achievement in advance of their undergraduate qualifications and to make a solid start in higher level, constructive and functional applications of knowledge and digital business experience. The programme enables people already working in business, computing or IT roles to commence applied professional development related to their employment context and potentially to enable innovation and improvement within those businesses.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Mixed Field Programmes at this level can earn:

($1)

Median earnings one year after study

$52,000

Median earnings two years after study

$61,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Not Available

Employment rate two years after study

57%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2022

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Rural Women New Zealand Tertiary Bursaries

Provided by:

Rural Women New Zealand

Website:

https://ruralwomennz.nz/services/charitable-grants/

Value:

$1,000 each.

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Rural Women New Zealand Text Book Grant for Tertiary Students

Provided by:

Rural Women New Zealand

Website:

https://ruralwomennz.nz/services/charitable-grants/

Value:

$500 each

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 225 5348
Phone: (06) 974 8000
Fax: (06) 974 8905
Email: info@eit.ac.nz
Web: http://www.eit.ac.nz

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Sources

NZQA supplies course information based on material from the provider.

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