Graduate Diploma in Business


Subject area

Business Management


32 Weeks

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The graduate of the Graduate Diploma in Business will be able to: ; Be aware and respectful of the cultural mix of New Zealand, with a particular focus on the Mâori perspective and the Treaty of Waitangi ; Be capable of participating as an independent and effective manager in a given business context ; Be capable of critically forming and expressing professional opinions that have relevance to business, and operate using analytical and ethical rigour ; Have as a priority his/her own ongoing learning and professional development ; Have experience of working collaboratively, and demonstrate the ability to perform a variety of roles in a team context, including a leadership role as appropriate ; Conduct self-directed study and pursue goals of scholarship, to discover reliable knowledge about business theory and practice

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

A recognised degree, a professional qualification in a relevant discipline or the ability to demonstrate equivalent competencies and English language requirements or relevant and equivalent qualifications, special and discretionary admission also accepted.

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


32 Weeks

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$6,722 $6,722
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$6,839 $6,839
Total $13,561 $13,561

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.

Student Success


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings N/A
Earnings range N/A
In employment N/A
In further study N/A
On a benefit N/A

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 10 95 10
Phone: (09) 815 2945
Fax: (09) 815 2905

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

Where does this information come from?

The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.

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

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