Bachelor of Applied Management

  • 26 July 2021, November 2021 (INT ONLY)
  • Level 7
  • 3 years full-time or part-time equivalent (domestic only)
    Available in New Plymouth
  • $770 per paper - Domestic student (2021)
    $17,000 - International students (year 1)

Qualification overview

Make your mark in the business world with this applied degree.

Are you interested in becoming an accountant? A project manager? Maybe a human resources or operations manager? Select your major and let our industry-experienced tutors help you pursue a career in the dynamic and changing business environment.

The Bachelor of Applied Management is an interactive, practical degree that provides a solid base for your chosen area of business specialisation.

Bachelor of Applied Management graduates are work-ready. You will have the chance to apply your learning to the real world with an industry project, and our strong links within the region mean you will get unique opportunities to immerse yourself in the business world.

You can choose to specialise in one of the following majors:

  • Accounting
  • Human Resources
  • Project Management
  • Operations & Production Management
  • Business Information Systems
  • Hospitality Management
  • Supply Chain Management

Entry requirements

  • New Zealand University Entrance 
    (for 2020 NCEA learners this will be 12 credits in each of three NZQA approved subjects rather than the standard 14 credits.  Read more about this here); or
  • Equivalent knowledge, life skills, work experience or study.

Evidence of literacy and numeracy will be required and have English language competence to undertake this programme which is taught and assessed in English. Any applicants whose first language is not English may be required to provide evidence of an overall IELTS (Academic) band score of 6.0 or greater (with no score below 5.5 in speaking, reading, writing and listening) or equivalent.

Need some help meeting entry requirements? Click here to check out our entry level courses.


Career Options

On completion of this programme, graduates will have a sound understanding of the dynamic and changing environment in which management takes place; enabling them to apply that knowledge at both operational and strategic levels in a range of industries.

Career options include: Accountancy, Finance, Operations and Production Management, Project Management, Human Resource Management, Marketing/ Sales Management, Advertising/ Business Development, General Management.

Further study options

The Bachelor in Applied Management provides a pathway for those students wishing to pursue study in accounting, accredited by the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ) and Certified Professional Accountant (CPA) professional bodies.

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