Bachelor of Applied Management

Otago Polytechnic

Subject area

Business Management

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Entry requirements

Applicants for the Bachelor of Applied Management are required to meet the following
minimum entry requirements:
* NCEA Level 3
* Three subjects - at Level 3 or above, made up of:
o 14 credits each, in three approved subjects
* Literacy - 10 credits at Level 2 or above , made up of:
o 5 credits in reading
o 5 credits in writing
* Numeracy - 10 credits at Level 1 or above, made up of:
o achievement standards - specified achievement standards available through a
range of subjects, or
o unit standards - package of three numeracy unit standards (26623, 26626, 26627-
all three required).
A mature applicant who does not meet the above requirements is required to demonstrate
suitability through providing evidence of industry experience, and/or substantiated, relevant
alternative qualifications.
Entry Requirements for international applicants
International Students
International students must meet the minimum academic entry criteria and the English
language requirements as identified.
International applicants for whom English is not their first language are required to produce
evidence of English language proficiency. A minimum IELTS overall band score (Academic)
of 6.0 with no less than 5.5 in any band.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

To develop high quality graduates with a sound understanding of the dynamic and
changing environment in which management takes place which will enable application of
that knowledge at both operational and strategic levels in a range of industries and

What graduates earn

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


Median earnings one year after study


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Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

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Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 762 786
Phone: (03) 477 3014
Fax: (03) 471 6870

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