Postgraduate Certificate in Business Studies

With the Postgraduate Certificate in Business Studies you can quickly upskill in areas of business that are of interest to you, change direction or contribute to your professional development.

This programme can be tailored to suit your goals and can cover a range of subjects including finance, international business, marketing, accounting, business statistics, management and economics. Once you have completed this postgraduate certificate, you can consider further study in one of our postgraduate diploma or master’s programmes.

Minimum entry requirements

  • Must have completed a bachelor’s degree (in any discipline)

International student entry requirements

English language requirements

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

English language requirements

Contact us to find out more

Email mbaandpm@aut.ac.nz
Phone +64 9 921 9999 ext 6855

To graduate with a Postgraduate Certificate in Business Studies you must successfully complete 60 points from the following courses. You can choose the courses that are of most interest to you. All courses are 15 points each.

Complete four courses from

* Prerequisite ACCT869 Accounting Regulations and Business Law

Detailed information about courses in this programme

Detailed programme structure and course outlines (Blackboard)

Skills you will develop

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

Graduate Profile

Quick facts
Programme code:
AK1070
Level:
8
Points:
60
Duration:
0.5 years full-time / part-time available
Campus:
City Campus
Starts:
28 Feb 2022
25 Oct 2022
Fees:
Domestic
$9,612
  • This represents the approximate tuition fee based on a full-time workload of 60 points in 2022. The exact fees will depend on courses selected and may exceed this range.
  • Fees are subject to change year to year. If you are planning for beyond 2022, 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
International
$16,700
  • This represents the approximate tuition fee based on a full-time workload of 60 points in 2022. The exact fees will depend on courses selected and may exceed this range.
  • Fees are subject to change year to year. If you are planning for beyond 2022, 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
  • 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.

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