Are you striving towards a career where you can make the most out of your skills in problem solving, people management, critical thinking and communication?
This Diploma offers you the opportunity to learn a wide range of business skills and knowledge, including management, accounting, communication and law.
It’s an ideal preparation for business degree studies.
So, if you want to get your business career flying higher then talk to us about the New Zealand Diploma in Business
Detailed New Zealand Diploma in Business paper descriptions.
Staircase to a Bachelor of Business with the Open Polytechnic
If you have graduated with the New Zealand Diploma in Business, you have the opportunity to fast track to a Bachelor of Business through the Open Polytechnic's Advanced Standing Pathway Programme.
You will be able to choose a specialisation for your major. You are also able to complete the New Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants (NZICA) requirements by selecting specified papers.
More information on the Advanced Standing Pathway Programme
Programme Fact Sheet
NZ Diploma in Business Fact Sheet
Palmerston North student handbook
Whanganui student handbook
NZ Diploma in Business - Level 6
Study Options / Duration
Full-time 2 years. Part-time options available.
Palmerston North, Whanganui
Full year (Semester 1 intake)
Palmerston North: $5204.10 per year
Whanganui: $4574.10 per year
Half year (Semester 2 intake)
Whanganui: $2287.05 per semester
UCOL has an Admission and Conversation process to make sure you are studying at a level you are prepared for. The aim is to help you find the right level of study and educational pathway for you to succeed at UCOL. For more information please download and read the UCOL Admission Guide