Course Name

New Zealand Diploma in Business (Level 6)

Course Details

Course length – 80 weeks, including holidays
Class Timetable – Weekday classes

Entry requirements

• International students must be over 16 years old.

• International students where English is a second language must also have an IELTS score of 6.0 (academic)with no individual band lower than 5.5 or equivalent.

• A minimum of the following:

14 numeracy credits at Level 1 or higher in Mathematics on the National Qualifications Framework.

50 credits at level 2 or above with at least 12 credits in each of 3 subjects including a minimum of 8 literacy credits at Level 2 or higher in English 4 credits must be in reading 4 credits must be writing.

(The literacy credits will be selected from a schedule of approved achievement standards and unit standards or equivalent to both the above).

Course advantage

• Completion within two years of study

• One year job search visa

• NZQA approved course and NZQA issued qualification

• Internationally recognized qualification

• Prosperous career future

• Pathway to study Bachelor of Business or full cross credit

to ICA business level 7 course

• Students are entitled to work 20 hours per week while studying

Aims of the course

NZDipBus is a nationally recognized, broad based business
qualification which enables students to acquire subject
knowledge and learn to apply this knowledge in practical
situations. NZDipBus will qualify students for entry into a
wide range of business careers.

Student Outcomes

A graduate of the New Zealand Diploma in Business will,
in a range of diverse and changing organisational settings,
effectively be able to add value by applying specific business
skills, apply a range of interpersonal and communication
skills, apply critical problem solving skills with initiative and
judgment, recognise ethical and cultural issues inherent in
decision making, work independently and within teams of
diverse people and have appropriate skills, research abilities
and knowledge to pursue further study and professional development .

Career Opportunities

Accounting Technicians
To gain admission as a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of New Zealand’s College of Accounting Technicians, students should check the ICANZ requirements on the website
The NZDipBus Level 6 with specialist papers in the Management, Human Resource Management, Marketing and Computing disciplines, enables students to study a combination of papers which provides with a broad foundation for a career in human resource management, marketing or management.