Postgraduate Certificate in Business Administration
Auckland Institute of Studies
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
The Postgraduate Certificate in Business Administration provides graduates with applied skills in the core business disciplines at a managerial level. The programme combines theoretical and applied components in an environment that imitates real-world business settings, to enhance managerial competencies and enable overall personal growth.
Key Information for Students
A candidate for admission to this programme of study shall: 1. have an English level equivalent to IELTS 6.5 (with no band less than 6.0) / TOEFL iBT 79 (with a writing score of 21) / PToE academic score of 58 / AIS Test of English Proficiency (TEP) 56/80 (with no band less than 13); and 2. hold an undergraduate degree (at least equivalent to New Zealand pass standard) or a graduate diploma, bachelor honours degree, postgraduate diploma or postgraduate degree, awarded by a tertiary institution approved by the Academic Board; or possess a qualification awarded by a recognised tertiary or professional organisation as approved by the Academic Board as being of an appropriate standard either for direct entry, or for entry conditional upon satisfactory completion of a prescribed bridging programme of study; and 3. have completed a minimum of two years equivalent full-time relevant work experience as approved by the Academic Board; or hold an undergraduate degree (at least equivalent to New Zealand pass standard) or a graduate diploma, bachelor honours degree or postgraduate diploma in cognate discipline areas awarded by a tertiary institution approved by the Academic Board and include the module 4.798 in their programme of studies; or 4. gain approval under Admission Regulation 1.3: Special Admission.
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(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
|Earnings range||$46,056 - $70,743|
|In further study||19%|
|On a benefit||1%|
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The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.
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