Postgraduate Certificate in Business

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Duration

6 months full-time

Entry times

January or October

Pathways

Pathways include:

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Business
  • Master of Business Management
  • Master of Financial Management
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Duration

6 months full-time

Entry times

January or October

Pathways

Pathways include:

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Business
  • Master of Business Management
  • Master of Financial Management
Apply Now Got a Question? Check your eligibility

Download Brochure

Overview

The new Postgraduate Certificate in Business is an applied commerce qualification that focuses on developing skills, knowledge and competencies expected by potential employers from School of Business graduates. It provides a pathway qualification into the Postgraduate Diploma in Business which leads into the Master of Business Management, Master of Professional Accounting and Master of Financial Management.

The new Postgraduate Certificate in Business equip graduates with general knowledge and skills applicable to business, which can then be applied in graduate positions across a wide range of industries. This certificate provides a qualification with some of the core business skills required by industry.

As part of the Executive Development Programmes at UC, this qualification enables you to increase your employability by gaining business skills that complement your existing professional or academic background. Candidates with a degree from any discipline may apply and no prior experience in Commerce is required.

The UC Business School is ranked in the top five percent in the world as part of the accreditation from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). UC ranks in the top 200 universities in the world for Business and Management Studies (QS World University Rankings by Subject, 2017).

Contact us

For full requirements see the Regulations for the Postgraduate Certificate in Business.

For study planning help contact the Executive Development Programmes team or the College of Business and Law:

College of Business and Law | Te Rāngai Umanga me te Ture
University of Canterbury | Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha
Private Bag 4800
Christchurch 8140
New Zealand

Phone +64 3 369 3300
Email executivedevelopment@canterbury.ac.nz