Master of Professional Business Analysis

Victoria University of Wellington

Subject area

Systems Analysis and Design

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Entry requirements

A bachelor's degree in any subject (except information systems or business analysis) to at least a B- average standard, or equivalent.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will have the technical knowledge and skills in information technology to facilitate change in organisations. They will be able to analyse systems, processes and enterprise architecture, detect opportunities and leverage the possibilities of information technology to offer creative solutions to organisations. Graduates will be able to conduct data and business process analysis and organisation modelling and will have a good knowledge of current modelling tools. They will have good analytical, problem-solving and communication skills, and will be able to operate in environments with high levels of uncertainty. Graduates, once they have acquired sufficient work experience, should be able to obtain the Certified Business Analysis Professional(TM) (CBAP(r)) offered by the International Institute of Business Analysts.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Information Systems at this level can earn:


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Data as at November 2022

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

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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Ngati Manawa Iwi Education Scholarship (Accomodation)

Provided by:

Victoria University of Wellington - The Scholarships Office



$10,000 contribution to the cost of staying in one of Victoria University's Halls of Residence.

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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 842 864
Phone: (04) 472 1000
Fax: (04) 499 4601

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