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New Zealand Diploma in Business with strands (Accounting, Administration & Technology, Management & Leadership) Level 5

Programme Overview: 

Graduates of this programme will have specialised knowledge and skills in the areas of operations, accounting, sales/marketing, human resource and risk management for application in operational roles in New Zealand business entities.

Graduates of the Accounting strand will have the skills and knowledge to be employed in a variety of business entities in accounting roles such as: finance administrator, inventory controller, accounts receivable/payable officer. Graduates may also be able to contribute to community groups in volunteer accounting functions.

Graduates of the Administration and Technology strand will have the skills and knowledge to work, or gain employment, in a wide range of administration roles in a variety of sectors. These may include personal and executive assistants, customer service consultants, project and event administrators, virtual assistants, office managers, or office administration team leader roles.

Graduates of the Leadership and Management strand will have the skills and knowledge to work or gain employment as a manager/leader in roles at an operational level within New Zealand business entities.

Programme Aim

To enable students to gain technical knowledge and skills and understanding of core business operations as well as soft skills such as cognitive, affective, people and business environment skills and benefit New Zealand business entities by contributing to the achievement of entities' operational objectives. 

Fees & Costs

41 weeks
  • $13,200 Tuition Fee
  • $2,500 Resource Fee
  • $400 Enrolment Fee
  • $600 for Health and Travel Insurance for 14 months

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Entry Requirements

  • Minimum age of 18 years

  • Completion of secondary schooling OR equivalent 

  • The applicant needs to have an overall IELTS proficiency level in Academic English of 5.5 with no individual band score lower than 5 OR an acceptable score from an NZQA approved International English Language Testing System.  

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Intakes: January, March, April, May, June, July, September, October and November.


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Contact us

0800 TO NCBT (0800 866 228)
(Free within NZ only)
+ 64 9 303 1934
25 Union Street
Auckland 1010
New Zealand