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New Zealand Diploma in Business (Project Management)

Equip yourself with the skills to manage projects on time and within budget.

This diploma is designed to enable you to scope, manage and lead projects. It covers business basics including accounting, sales and marketing, human resources and risk management, then focuses on project management.

You'll gain an understanding of project management principles and methods, and what project management tools are available. You'll also learn how to select, apply and support a broad range of current and emerging business technologies to meet a business's needs and how to apply this project management knowledge to real-life scenarios.

* To book the fully online study offering please visit TANZ eCampus.

Part-time up to 5 years.

Fees for 2020

Domestic costs
$5040 - $7500 per year
International costs
$19,920 per year
Valid To
December 31, 2020

Fees for 2021

Domestic costs
$5140 - $7060 per year
International costs
$20,520 per year
Valid To
December 31, 2021

NCEA Level 2 which must include: 8 Literacy credits at Level 2 or above and 14 Numeracy credits at Level 1 or above

If you have undertaken examinations other than NCEA (e.g. International Baccalaureate, Cambridge Examination), Ara will assess your qualification for academic entry equivalency.

Still want to study but don't meet the Academic Requirements?

If you show that you have equivalent skills for tertiary study gained through study, work and/or life experience, you may be able to gain alternative entry.

What if English is not my first Language?

If English is not your first language, we want to make sure that you will be successful in your chosen programme of study.

  • Please provide a result from a test or qualification on the acceptable alternatives English Proficiency Outcomes Chart.
  • If you are a New Zealand Citizen or Permanent Resident, complete an Admission and Enrolment form and Ara will contact you regarding a free assessment.
  • If you are not a New Zealand Citizen or Permanent resident, book an IELTS or other test through the Ara Examination Centre or in your home country.
  • IELTS scores used must be taken from a single IELTS Test Report Form and are valid for two years from the date of the test.
  • What if I have achieved NCEA Level 3 University Entrance?
  • You do not need to provide additional evidence of English Language skills.

Overall IELTS 5.5 Academic

  • 5.0 Speaking
  • 5.0 Reading
  • 5.0 Writing
  • 5.0 Listening

Funding assistance

If you face unexpected financial hardship during your studies, we have several funds that you can apply for. These are designed to enable you to continue your current course of study. We also have a wide range of scholarships and awards that can provide financial assistance.

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Career opportunities

This qualification will equip you with the skills and knowledge needed for project management roles, such as entry-level project manager or project co-ordinator, in a wide range of sectors.

Study pathways

You can further your expertise with a Bachelor of Applied Management which is available in 14 specialties. Credits from this diploma can be used towards the degree programme.

New Zealand Diploma in Business (Project Management Strand)

FULL-TIME - 1 Year

Equip yourself with the skills to manage projects on time and within budget.

Information
Type Diploma
Code NZ2459
May be available for Study Visa? Yes
International application close date
Credits 120
Level 5
Additional Equipment/Fees Advised on enrolment
May be eligible for Fees Free? Yes
Reference NZ2459-PJMG

Fees for 2020

Domestic costs
$5040 - $7500 per year
International costs
$19,920 per year
Valid To
December 31, 2020

Fees for 2021

Domestic costs
$5140 - $7060 per year
International costs
$20,520 per year
Valid To
December 31, 2021
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Credit Recognition

If you have work experience in this area, or a relevant prior qualification, you may be eligible for credit recognition towards this qualification.

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