Regulations - Business And Economics

Postgraduate Diploma in Management – PGDipMgt

The regulations for this postgraduate diploma 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 programme, a student needs to have completed the requirements for a Bachelors degree deemed relevant by Senate or its representative with a B– average or higher in at least 90 points or equivalent in the most advanced courses taken towards this entry qualification.

2 In exceptional circumstances Senate or its representative may approve admission of a student who has not met the above requirements, but who has attained an equivalent qualification or professional experience.

Duration and Total Points Value

3 A student enrolled for this postgraduate diploma must:

a pass courses with a total value of 120 points


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


c not exceed 160 points for the total enrolment for this postgraduate diploma.

Structure and Content

4 a A student enrolled for this postgraduate diploma is required to complete 120 points from courses listed in the Postgraduate Diploma in Management Schedule.

b A student will not normally be permitted to enrol for Part III unless courses taken towards Part I have been completed with at least a B– grade average.

5 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 in Part I.


6 A student may apply to reassign courses passed to the Postgraduate Certificate in Management.


7 This postgraduate diploma may be awarded with Distinction or Merit as specified in the General Regulations – Postgraduate Diplomas.


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


9 These regulations and/or schedule have been amended with effect from 1 January 2022.

Postgraduate Diploma in Management (PGDipMgt) Schedule


Part I

30 points from BUSMGT 701, 703, 705–708

Part II

30 points: BUSMGT 707, 708

Part III

Accounting: 60 points: BUSMGT 731–733, 735


Human Resource Management: 60 points: BUSHRM 701, 702, BUSMGT 761, 762


International Business: 60 points: BUSMGT 741–743, 745


Marketing: 60 points: BUSMGT 751, 752, 755, 756