Core courses—Get a grounding in commercial law, economics and markets, how organisations work, technology and information systems, problem solving and decision making, and accounting for managers.
Contemporary Management—Designed to draw attention to issues in management, these courses cover corporate finance, marketing, human resources and how to manage the operations of manufacturing and service organisations.
Strategic Capstone—Develop a strategic perspective through courses on leading change, innovation and entrepreneurship, and strategic management. Research an area of management that interests you.
Elective courses—Choose two courses from a range of options that allow you to focus in more detail on areas that most interest you and most benefit your career (the courses you can do depend on demand, faculty resources and timetabling).
Professional Development—Apply what you’ve learnt to real-world problems through 120 hours of professional development activities, including a Dragon’s Den consultancy challenge, a not-for-profit advisory project, MBA Business Lab strategy workshops and an international study tour.
Certificate and postgraduate diploma
For the certificate you'll study four of the core courses. The diploma also includes four of the core courses along with four courses from Contemporary Management and Strategic Capstone.
Victoria University of Wellington Highlights
No. of Campuses
No. of Residence Halls
Student Satisfaction Rate
22.05 million NZD
442 million NZD
Average Cost of Attendance
Mode of Program
Full time and online
Victoria University of Wellington Average Tution fees and Other Expenses