New Zealand Diploma in Business
A Level 5 New Zealand Diploma in Business is a great way to upskill or adapt to changing employment circumstances.
Available in six subject options, it's highly flexible and can be studied either part-time or full-time. It's also a great stepping-stone to a Bachelor of Applied Management, requiring just two years’ additional full-time study either immediately after your diploma, or at a later date if you choose to work before resuming study.
Each diploma covers general business subjects including communication, law, accounting, human resources and economics and gives equips you with the ability to problem solve, think critically, communicate effectively and work independently in a range of operational roles.
An Ara business diploma enables you to enter the workforce in a wide range of business-related roles across many sectors. The specialisation you choose will enhance your employment opportunities in your chosen field.
You can study a Level 5 Business Diploma in the following six specialisations:
New Zealand Diploma in Business (Accounting)
Study the latest accounting practices and principles and prepare to launch your career in business
New Zealand Diploma in Business (Human Resource Management)
Specialise in human resource management by combining your people skills with business knowledge
New Zealand Diploma in Business (Leadership and Management)
Equip yourself with the skills to lead and manage in the business world
New Zealand Diploma in Business (Marketing and Sales)
Equip yourself with sales and marketing skills to drive the success of any business or organisation.
New Zealand Diploma in Business (Project Management)
Equip yourself with the skills to manage projects on time and within budget.
New Zealand Diploma in Business (Administration and Technology)
Gain the skills needed to support the efficient operation of businesses and organisations.