New Zealand Diploma in Business (Level 6) and Certificate in English as an Additional Language (Level 5)

Waikato Institute of Technology (Wintec)
Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand
Study mode
Full-time, Part-time
30 months
July February
Tuition fee (local)
Information not available
Tuition fee (foreign)
USD 29,041

Entry Requirements

Admission requirements include:

  • a minimum of 14 numeracy credits at level 1 or higher in Mathematics or Pangarau on the Directory of Assessment Standards; and
  • 50 credits at level 2 or above with at least 12 credits in each of three subjects including a minimum of 8 literacy credits at level 2 or higher in English or te Reo Māori selected from the approved schedule of achievement and unit standards for University Entrance; of which 4 credits must be in reading, and 4 credits must be in writing; or
  • Equivalent to the above; or
  • New Zealand University Entrance.

Candidates who have English as a second language are required to:

  • have an International English Language Test System (IELTS) score of 6.0, with no individual band score lower than 5.5; or equivalent; or
  • have completed two years study at a New Zealand secondary school and achieved either NCEA Level 3, or New Zealand University Entrance, or both.


Modules include:

  • Accounting Principles
  • Introduction to Commercial Law
  • The Economic Environment
  • Organisation and Management
  • Fundamentals of Marketing
  • Business Computing
  • Business Communication

Students will also learn skills and knowledge surrounding English language for academic purposes and everyday use, grammar, reading, writing, listening and speaking.

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