Postgraduate Diploma in Business

With the Postgraduate Diploma in Business you develop advanced level business skills in as little as one year. It can prepare you for further study in the Master of Business.

This qualification is designed for students who want to gain a postgraduate qualification in stages, with the flexibility to return to complete the Master of Business.

You study papers in a specialist business discipline, including accounting, business information systems, economics, finance, human resource management and employment relations, international business, management, marketing, and sport and recreation management.

Start date: 2018

Start date: 2019

This programme brochure will be available soon.

Minimum entry requirements

Completed one of the following or equivalent with a B grade average or higher in all relevant prerequisite papers in the selected subject area:

  • Bachelor of Business OR
  • Graduate Diploma in Business OR
  • Relevant professional qualification approved by the Dean (or representative) to be equivalent to a bachelor’s degree

English language requirements

  • IELTS (Academic) 6.5 overall with a minimum score of 6.0 in each band

To graduate with a Postgraduate Diploma in Business you must successfully complete 120 points from the Master of Business papers, subject to satisfying prerequisite requirements.

Master of Business

Detailed information about papers in this programme

Detailed programme structure and paper outlines (Blackboard)

Skills you will develop

The outcomes for graduates of the Postgraduate Diploma in Business are outlined in the Graduate Profile below.

Graduate Profile

Quick facts
Programme code:
AK3741
Level:
8
Points:
120
Duration:
1 year full-time / part-time available
Campus:
City Campus
Starts:

16 Jul 2018

25 Feb 2019

15 Jul 2019

Fees:
Domestic
$8,375
  • This represents the approximate tuition fee based on a full-time workload of 120 points in 2018. Exact fees will depend on papers selected and may exceed this range. As fees are subject to change, 2019 fees 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
$33,330
  • This represents the tuition fee based on a full-time workload of 120 points in 2018. Exact tuition fees will depend on papers selected and may exceed this range. As fees are subject to change, 2019 tuition fees 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

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