New Zealand Diploma in Business (with strands in Accounting or Leadership and Management) (Level 5)

  • 26 July 2021, November 2021 (INT ONLY)
  • Level 5
  • 1 year full-time or part-time equivalent (domestic only)
    Available in New Plymouth
  • $769.75 per paper - Domestic student (2021)
    $17,000 - International student

Qualification overview

The purpose of this qualification is to provide New Zealand businesses with people who have general and specialised business knowledge and skills that can be applied in a range of operational roles. Graduates will benefit New Zealand businesses by contributing to the achievement of entities’ operational objectives, through the application of knowledge and skills, in an ethical manner, in a bi- and multi-cultural environment.

In addition, graduates will have specialised knowledge and skills for application in operational roles in New Zealand businesses, depending on which strand is achieved.


Entry requirements

  • NCEA Level 2; or
  • Equivalent knowledge, life skills, work experience or study.

International Students also require:

  • IELTS 5.5 (academic) overall with no less than 5.0 in any band, or NZCEL 4 (Academic) or equivalent

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