Certificate in Business Studies

Do you have some work experience but don't yet have a bachelor's degree? Gain a formal university qualification in an area of business that interests you.

With the flexibility of choosing four papers from within the Bachelor of Business you can gain valuable knowledge in a short period of time. If you want to continue studying business you can cross-credit your points into the Bachelor of Business degree.

Minimum entry requirements

International student entry requirements

Useful New Zealand school subjects

  • All approved NCEA level 2 and 3 language rich subjects, Business, Mathematics and Statistics subjects are useful

English language requirements

  • IELTS (Academic) 6.0 overall with all bands 5.5 or higher; or equivalent

English language requirements

You study 60 points from papers in the Bachelor of Business.

You can gain knowledge and skills in core business disciplines to complement your professional career or as a stepping-stone to further study.

After successfully completing this certificate you can apply for the Bachelor of Business and cross-credit your points into the bachelor’s degree.

Bachelor of Business

Quick facts
Programme code:
AK1007
Level:
5
Points:
60
Duration:
0.5 years full-time
Campus:
City Campus
South Campus
Starts:

25 Feb 2019

15 Jul 2019

Fees:
Domestic
$3,060 - $3,290
  • This represents the approximate tuition fee range based on a full-time workload of 60 points in 2019. Exact fees will depend on papers selected and may exceed this range.
  • Fees are subject to change year to year, if you are planning for beyond 2019, fees may vary from those stated.
  • There may also be other fees and charges you need to pay. Learn more about fees to study at AUT
  • Check if you're eligible for fees-free study
International
$16,000
  • This represents the approximate tuition fee based on a full-time workload of 60 points in 2019. The exact tuition fee will depend on papers selected and may exceed this figure.
  • Fees are subject to change year to year, if you are planning for beyond 2019, the tuition fee may vary from the figure stated.
  • There may also be other fees and charges you need to pay. Learn more about fees to study at AUT
  • International students' tuition fees reflect the full cost of tuition. Domestic students' tuition fees are less due to a proportion of the tuition fees being funded by the New Zealand Government.

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