1 year
Study mode
Full-time & Part-time
Tuition fee (entire course)
Local students
USD 4,115
NZD 6,166
Foreign students
USD 11,730
NZD 17,576
Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

This programme will focus on the operational skills that students need to work effectively and successfully in business with this industry-relevant qualification. Moreover, they will acquire the abilities to prepare themselves for higher levels of learning and development. Also, this programme will help them to develop a sound knowledge of general business theory and the program’s application through core subjects such as Business Communication, Applied Management and Accounting Principles. In addition, students will get to enjoy a mixture of practical and theoretical learning as well as the benefit from the small class sizes and staff expertise.

Entry Requirements

  • If you are under 20, you must have
    • 50 NCEA credits at Level 2 or higher with at least 12 credits in each of three subjects inlcuding a minimum of 8 literacy credits at Level 2 or higher in English or te reo M¯aori; of which 4 credits must be in reading and writing
    • 14 NCEA credits at Level 1 or higher in mathematics/p¯angarau
    • 4 NCEA credits at Level 2 or higher in reading and 4 in writing
    • OR equivalent.
  • If you are over 20, you must have equivalent life/work experience or New Zealand University Entrance.
  • International students will be individually assessed to ensure they meet diploma-level entry requirements.

English Language Requirement

  • IELTS: overall band score of 6.0, with no less than 6.0 in writing and speaking, and no less than 5.5 in reading and listening.