Poutaahu Whakahaere

Te Wananga o Raukawa

Subject area

Business and Management not elsewhere classified

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Entry requirements

Applicants must provide evidence of support for their studies from a hapū or iwi, and must have completed an undergraduate degree or diploma, or equivalent work or management experience indicating an ability to study at post-graduate level.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification is intended for those who wish to contribute to Māori organisations and other organisations in a management role using effective leadership skills and knowledge informed by kaupapa Māori and te reo Māori in order to contribute to the long-term survival of whānau, hapū and iwi.

The purpose of the Poutāhū Whakahaere is to provide whānau, hapū, iwi and other organisations with graduates who are capable of working collaboratively in contributing to the management and administration of hapū and iwi affairs.
Graduates will be able to work in both Māori organisations and other organisations in senior management leadership roles informed by kaupapa Māori. They will be able to assist in the planning, organising, leading and controlling of an organisation in order to contribute to the long-term survival of whānau, hapū and iwi.

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 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Hauraki Māori Trust Board Education Grants

Provided by:

Hauraki Maori Trust Board - Administration Support




Assist with cost of tuition fees only.

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Kawerau A6 Scholarship

Provided by:

Opeke Ahuwhenua Trust



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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 926 2642
Phone: (6) 364 9011
Fax: (6) 364 9013
Email: tetomonga@twor-otaki.ac.nz
Web: http://www.wananga.com

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