Certificate in Business Studies

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Gain a formal university qualification in an area of business that interests you. This certificate is ideal for students who have some work experience, but may not have a bachelor’s degree. With the flexibility of choosing four papers from within the Bachelor of Business you can gain valuable knowledge in a short period of time.

After successfully completing this certificate you can apply for the Bachelor of Business and cross-credit your points into the bachelor’s degree.

Quick facts

Programme Code: AK1007
Level: 5
Points: 60
Duration: 1 semester full-time
Venue: City Campus and South Campus
Start Date: 17 July 2017, 26 Feb and 16 July 2018

AUT encourages early application. This qualification will remain open until all places have been filled.

Entry requirements

Minimum entry requirements

University Entrance

Applicants for whom English is a second or additional language must have a minimum IELTS (Academic) score of 6 overall with no band less than 5.5.  For more details, please refer to English Language Requirements in AUT’s Academic Calendar.

Preferred school subjects

All approved NCEA level 2 and 3 language rich subjects, Business, Mathematics and Statistics subjects are useful

What this qualification covers

You need to achieve 60 points from papers in the Bachelor of Business. You gain knowledge and skills in core business disciplines, preparing you for further study.

The outcomes for graduates of this programme are outlined in the Graduate Profile.

Further study

Last updated: 12-Dec-2017 11.03am

The information on this page was correct at time of publication. For a comprehensive overview of AUT qualifications, please refer to the Academic Calendar.