Graduate Certificate in Management


Subject area

Business and Management not elsewhere classified

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

Applicants who are unable to evidence that they meet Academic Entry Requirements,
but who can demonstrate acquired skills for tertiary study gained through study, work
and/or life experience, may be approved for alternate entry. This may include
Recognition of Prior Learning. Contact NMIT for advice.
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English Language
If English is not the applicant's first language they will need to provide a result
from a test or qualification on the acceptable alternatives English Proficiency
Outcomes Table.
Applicants who do not have evidence of English language skills and are a New
Zealand citizen or permanentresident, may contact NMIT for an assessment.
* IELTS 6.0 Academic (no lower than 5.5 in any subtest)
IELTS scores used must be taken from a single IELTS Test Report Form and are valid
for two years from the date ofthe test
Note: Applicants who have achieved NCEA Level 3 University Entrance requirements are
not required to provide evidence of English language skills.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The Graduate Certificate in Management aims to provide students who already have a degree, or extensive business or technical experience, with theoretical and applied management knowledge to move into management roles or continue to study management at advanced undergraduate or postgraduate level.

It offers an opportunity for students to develop their ability to evaluate and analyse business information and to identify, implement and promote strategic decision making that is innovative and value adding for their organisation

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

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

Free phone: 0800 422 733
Phone: (03) 546 9175
Fax: (03) 546 3325

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


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