New Zealand Diploma in Business

Open up options in a range of roles. Learn key business skills in accounting, economics, commercial law, management and more. Build your own diploma. Apply what you learn on real-world projects.

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What you will learn

  • Gain an understanding of company financial statements
  • Analyse financial statistical data
  • Be introduced to commercial law and contracts
  • Understand contemporary economic principles and theories
  • Learn about the roles and responsibilities of management
  • Explore and apply marketing principles
  • Develop problem-solving and business communication skills
  • Gain business computing skills in Word, Excel, Powerpoint and Access
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Programme structure

Gain an overview of business with compulsory courses in your first year. Advance your learning in your second year with elective courses from different areas. Business finance. Strategic communication. Marketing research. Human resources. Leadership.

Recognised qualification

Achieve a nationally-recognised qualification. One that's endorsed by the New Zealand Institute of Management and the New Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants.

You can get support from anywhere on campus. Or you can phone or contact us online.
Mervyn
Mervyn, Learning Advisor

Upcoming start dates

  • 17 July 2017

For open days, enrolment deadlines and other important dates check our calendar.

Entry criteria

Under 20

  • 50 NCEA credits at Level 2 or above, with at least 12 credits in each of three subjects
  • Literacy- 8 credits at Level 2 or above, made up of 4 credits in reading and 4 credits in writing
  • Numeracy- 14 numeracy credits at Level 1 or above

20+

If you’re 20 years or over, contact us to see if you qualify for special admissions on our programmes.

International

  • 50 NCEA credits at Level 2 or above, with at least 12 credits in each of three subjects
  • Literacy- 8 credits at Level 2 or above, made up of 4 credits in reading and 4 credits in writing
  • Numeracy- 14 numeracy credits at Level 1 or above
  • International students – minimum IELTS (academic) score of 6 with no band score lower than 5.5, or equivalent.

What it will cost

Local

  • Fee: $4,938

    This is an annual fee, which is reviewed each year. For part-time fees, contact a Student Advisor. 

  • Student services fee: $220

    Your student fee is included in your course fees. It is not billed separately. Amount shown is based on full year study. More details.

This programme qualifies for student loans and allowances. More details

International

  • Fee: $17,500

    This fee is in New Zealand dollars.

    Fees are payable annually. 

Where will my course be?

The Petone campus is at 21 Kensington Avenue, Petone.

Read more about our Petone campus.

The Wellington CBD campus is at 11-17 Church Street, Wellington.

Read more about our Wellington CBD campus.

Ready to enrol?

Local

Applying online is easy and takes only about 10 minutes.

You will need a few details:

  1. An email address you check regularly.

  2. The phone number of someone willing to be your emergency contact.

  3. Your date of residency if you are a permanent resident in NZ.

If you have your NZQA National Student Number and/or a WelTec Student ID it will help us process your application faster.

International

To enrol as a international student you will need to download and complete our international enrolment form.

Once completed, you may submit the form and accompanying documentation directly to WelTec International, or go through one of our registered recruitment agents.

Documents and other details


Offered by:
School of Business and Information Technology
Offered by:
Te Kete Hangarau o te Pākihi me te Aronui
Formal programme title:
New Zealand Diploma in Business (Level 6)
Programme code:
NC5121
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You can get support from anywhere on campus. Or you can phone or contact us online.
Mervyn
Mervyn, Learning Advisor