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 II 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.

6 Cross-credits will not be granted towards the award of the Postgraduate Diploma in Management.

7 A student who does not meet the requirements for this Postgraduate Diploma may apply to reassign courses passed for this Diploma to the Postgraduate Certificate in Management.


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 2021.

Postgraduate Diploma in Management (PGDipMgt) Schedule


Part I

30 points: BUSMGT 701–704

Part II

60 points: BUSMGT 711–714

Part III

Accounting: 60 points: BUSMGT 731–734

Business: 60 points: BUSMGT 724, 732, 751, 761

Human Resource Management: 60 points: BUSMGT 724, 751, 761, 762

International Business: 60 points: BUSMGT 724, 741, 751, 761

Marketing: 60 points: BUSMGT 751, 752, 754, 761