Certificate in Business

Don’t have University Entrance? The one-semester Certificate in Business gives you an introduction to the main areas involved in studying business.

This business certificate introduces you to a range of business and academic skills, as well as the literacy and numeracy skills you need to study at degree level. After successfully completing the certificate you can apply for the Bachelor of Business.

Minimum entry requirements

  • Completion of Year 13 or equivalent

Selection criteria

  • Preference will be given to applicants who have at least 50 NCEA level 3 credits and have met the literacy and numeracy requirements for University Entrance or equivalent

English language requirements

  • IELTS (Academic) 5.5 overall with all bands 5.0 or higher; or equivalent

The certificate consists of the Introductory Business Studies paper, which is worth 60 points.

You will learn about core business concepts and gain an introduction to a range of academic skills, preparing you well for study at degree level.

Papers you study

Quick facts
Programme code:
AK4740
Level:
4
Points:
60
Duration:
0.5 years full-time
Campus:
City Campus / South Campus
Starts:

16 Jul 2018

25 Feb 2019

15 Jul 2019

  • The tuition fee for a year of full-time study varies depending on your course of study and the combination of papers you study within your qualification. Estimates given are based on paper selection of previous student enrolments within each qualification. Your exact fees will be calculated at the time of invoicing.
  • The tuition fee for a year of full-time study varies depending on your course of study and the combination of papers you study within your qualification. Estimates given are based on paper selection of previous student enrolments within each qualification. Your exact fees will be calculated at the time of invoicing.

The information on this page was correct at time of publication. For a comprehensive overview of AUT qualifications, please refer to the Academic Calendar.