Massey Business School has agreed to staircase who have completed the full-time one-year, 120-credit equivalent, ICA Diploma in Business (Level 7) from the International College of Auckland (ICA) into the Master of Management (MMgt) and the Master of Business Studies (MBS) based on the policy covered in points 1-7 below.

  1. Students who gained entry to the ICA Diploma in Business (Level 7) from ICA with a 4-year degree from a Chinese or Korean University, and who have subsequently completed the ICA Diploma in Business (Level 7) with a GPA of B- or better, will gain entry to the MMgt and MBS.

  2. Students who gain entry to the ICA Diploma in Business (Level 7) from ICA with a 3-year diploma from a Chinese or Korean tertiary institution, and who subsequently completed the ICA Diploma in Business (Level 7) with a GPA of B- or better, will gain entry to the MMgt and MBS.

  3. Students who have gained entry to the ICA Diploma in Business (Level 7) from ICA from a non-Chinese overseas university, and who have subsequently completed the ICA Diploma in Business (Level 7) with a GPA of B- or better, will gain entry to the MMgt and MBS in Massey Business School, subject to the acceptability of the entry degree being confirmed through the NARIC database. Note: The acceptability of the entry degree can be confirmed prior to enrolment at ICA.

  4. Students who gained entry to ICA Diploma in Business (Level 7) from ICA with a New Zealand Diploma of Business (Level 5 and 6), or National Diploma in Business (Level 5 and 6) from ICA, or equivalent, and who have subsequently completed the ICA Diploma in Business (Level 7) with a GPA of B- or better, will gain entry to the MMgt and MBS.

  5. International students who have completed the ICA Diploma in Business (Level 7) programme at ICA will be required to submit evidence of their IELTS 6.0 (sub-minima 5.5 in each band) or equivalent TOFEL, or other English competency approved by NZQA as provided for entry into the ICA Diploma in Business (Level 7).

  6. Students must present evidence of having completed the ICA Diploma in Business (Level 7) with ICA when they apply for entry to the MMgt and MBS.

  7. Additional entry criteria may apply for entry into the MMgt and MBS if student does not meet the criteria as set out above. Note some Majors/Endorsements in the MMgt and MBS may have additional entry criteria.

Massey Business School at Massey University looks forward to welcoming students with a ICA Diploma in Business (Level 7) from the International College Auckland.

Majors:

Accounting and Finance

Business Computing and Technology

Information Systems

Management and Marketing

Project Management

Healthcare Management

Programme Structure:

  1. Maximum two 600 level NZDipBus paper ICA DB level 7 papers, not previously studied, in the chosen specialty.
  2. Two compulsory 700 level papers in research methods (791) and contemporary business issues (792); and
  3. Two elective 700 level papers in the chosen specialty.

Pathway Letter from College of Business, Massey University

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