Business & Management
Study Business and Management
Whatever role you would like to take in business – from working in a large company to starting your own enterprise – our programmes can give you a good grounding.
You can also specialise – in accounting, leadership, technology and more – and go on to postgraduate studies through our education partnerships.
Select a programme
NZ Diploma in Business (Level 5)
Understanding the fundamentals of business – accounting, technology, leadership and more – will give you a good foundation for your career in business. The course focuses on developing your business knowledge and skills to open opportunities for employment in the business world, or for further study.
NZ Diploma in Business (Level 6)
From the law to marketing, economics to management – understanding the fundamentals will give you a powerful foundation for your career in business. The course focuses on developing you personally and professionally, to open opportunities for employment in the business world or for further study.
Diploma in Business Management (with specialisations) (Level 7)
If you have prior business management experience and you want to specialise, this is an excellent opportunity for up-skilling. The course runs over two years, and you can enter the second year directly if you have a relevant qualification.
Diploma in Business (Level 7)
Enhance your business career or continue with graduate level studies with this one-year course. You will be recognised by employers, educational institutions and the community as a positive contributor to business enterprise and industry. You may go on to further study towards a degree or professional qualifications at a range of tertiary institutions both in New Zealand and abroad.
Graduate Diploma in Applied Management (Level 7)
This year long programme offers you the opportunity to gain a higher level business qualification, with a specialisation in a sought-after area. It will provide you with an understanding of the New Zealand business environment and practices. With this qualification, you may apply for a professional position, or go on to further study.
Diploma in Technology Management (Level 7)
Enhance your career in technology management, technology sales management or enterprise development. Your skills can be applied to a new enterprise, an established workplace, or may lead to higher level management or business study.
Diploma in Business Accounting (Level 7)
You won’t need prior accounting experience to enter this two-year course. It will prepare you for entry level professional positions in applied accounting and financial management, or for further studies at a bachelor level in accounting and finance. If you intend to continue studying, you will qualify to complete the 5 professional papers of the ACCA programme or the Oxford Brookes University’s BSc (Hons) in Applied Accounting.
Diploma in Accounting (Level 7)
Enhance your accounting career with this year-long qualification. You will be recognised by employers, educational institutions and the community as a positive contributor to business enterprise and industry. This qualification can lead to further study in professional accountancy, or on to employment.
BA (Hons) Business and Management (Level 7)
The BAM Top-Up is an internationally recognised bachelor’s degree from the University of Northampton. This programme is designed for those with HND qualifications, New Zealand Diploma in Business or similar UK and international qualifications. The programme allows you to gain a full honours degree in one year. You could move on to further study or work in marketing, finance, human resources and general business.
Master of Business Administration (MBA) (Further pathways)
This Master of Business Administration programme has been designed to give you a thorough understanding of business and management processes, enabling you to develop as a practising manager, and help organisations improve their performance. A globally recognised postgraduate qualification for ambitious, motivated professionals, this 18-month programme is demanding, so you will need to be fully committed. It is also great for networking with professionals from a range of organisations, industries and countries. You will join a community of influential tutors, business professionals and MBA alumni.
Master of Business Administration (Top-up) (Further pathways)
The Master of Business Administration is a globally recognised postgraduate qualification, perfect for ambitious, motivated graduates. If you hold a PG Diploma in Business Management (or similar UK and international qualification) you can gain an MBA qualification in just one year.
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