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Regulations - Business And Economics

Postgraduate Certificate in Information Governance – PGCertInfoGov

The regulations for this postgraduate certificate are to be read in conjunction with all other relevant statutes and regulations including the Academic Statutes and Regulations.


1 In order to be admitted to this postgraduate certificate, a student must have completed the requirements for a Bachelors degree from this University with a Grade Point Average of 4.0 or higher in at least 90 points of the most advanced courses, or the equivalent as approved by Senate or its representative.

Note: This is a limited entry programme as per the Limitation of Entry Statute 1991 and selection criteria apply. Selection criteria are available from the Faculty of Business and Economics.

Duration and Total Points Value

2 A student admitted to this postgraduate certificate must:

a pass courses with a total value of 60 points


b complete within the time limit specified in the General Regulations – Postgraduate Certificates


c not exceed 90 points for the total enrolment for this postgraduate certificate.

Structure and Content

3 A student enrolled for this postgraduate certificate must complete 60 points from courses listed in the Master of Information Governance Schedule, excluding INFOGOV 780.

4 A student admitted to this programme must complete the University of Auckland Academic Integrity course as specified in the Enrolment and Programme Regulations, Academic Integrity, of the University Calendar.

5 Cross-credits will not be granted towards the award of the Postgraduate Certificate in Information Governance.


6 In exceptional circumstances Senate or its representative may approve a personal programme which does not conform to these regulations.


7 These regulations came into force on 1 January 2021.