Graduate Diploma

Graduate Diploma in Business (Level 7)

Qualification code OP7412

The Graduate Diploma in Business is just the stepping stone if you want to go further in your career.

You can either begin your studies with our Graduate Certificate in Business which has three courses or you can enrol directly in this graduate diploma which has six courses. All courses from the graduate certificate can be credited towards the graduate diploma.

Specified courses that you need to complete for Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand membership can also be studied as part of the Graduate Diploma in Business.

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  • Level 7  
    Credits 120 
  • Workload

    Approximately 10-12 hours study per week for each 20 credit course. This may be higher at assessment or exam time.

  • Study type Trimester  
  • Cost $4,380 NZ Domestic

    Approximate cost for the full qualification based on 2018 fee information, not including annual administration fees, fee increases, textbooks, course materials or external exam fees.

  • Student loan

    Eligible for student loans, if you meet the criteria. Student loans and eligibility

For information about selecting courses to study towards this qualification, check out the Choose courses tab.

What you will learn

When you achieve this qualification you will be able to:

  • understand a variety of business concepts, processes and procedures relevant to public and private organisations
  • identify opportunities, solve problems and achieve business objectives
  • select and apply appropriate qualitative and/or quantitative techniques.

Career opportunities

This qualification will prepare you for a career in general management, accounting, human resources, marketing, and more.

Study pathways

We also offer the Bachelor of Business if you do not have an undergraduate degree and would like to pursue a career in general management.

Key dates

Every course has an enrolment close-off date. Make sure you know when you need to enrol by.

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Assessment and exam

Every course is assessed differently - some require assignments and others exams. Check the individual course pages for more information.

Information about assessment and exams

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