New Zealand Diploma in Agribusiness Management

Northland Polytechnic

Subject area

Farm Management and Agribusiness




1.3 Years

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the agribusiness sector with individuals who have the knowledge and skills to manage a wide range of agribusiness operations.

Learners will benefit by having a qualification which recognises agribusiness management skills and knowledge to enable improved job performance and a credential to enhance employment opportunities.

The agribusiness sector will benefit by having managers with the skills and knowledge to successfully manage the wide range of agribusinesses that exist in New Zealand.

This qualification is targeted at people who are in a management capacity in an agribusiness, or who have some industry or other relevant experience and are ready to advance into a management position within an agribusiness.

Graduates will be capable of working in an autonomous management capacity, and are likely to have control over the management of an agribusiness or a unit within an agribusiness.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Applicants must be at least 20 years old at the time the programme commences; and have access to financial and production performance information about a specific agribusiness. Applicants for whom English is not a first language must have an IELTS score of 5.5

Detailed requirements

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


1.3 Years

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$2,760 $3,450
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$10,954 $13,693
Total $13,714 $17,143

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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 $39,003
Earnings range $28,689 - $46,694
In employment 59%
In further study 28%
On a benefit 7%

All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Rural Women New Zealand - Audrey Reid Grant

Provided by:

Rural Women New Zealand



Up to $600.00

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The Alexander and Gladys Shepherd Scholarships Trust

Provided by:

Perpetual Guardian - Apply ONLINE



$5,000 grant each.

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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: (09) 4703555
Fax: (09) 470 3556

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.

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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