Master of Applied Management

Auckland, Whangarei
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This Master's Degree programme equips you with advanced management expertise, communication, business analysis and critical thinking. NorthTec provides an interactive learning environment that brings together theory, practical and research to fit your chosen majors. Majors include:

  • International business

  • Logistics and supply chain management

  • Business analytics.

Graduates of this qualification will be able to:

  • Apply advanced knowledge of management issues and design solutions for a contemporary environment or a range of environments.

  • Employ innovative management approaches and leadership in complex contexts.

  • Apply advanced knowledge of management to problem solving

  • Engage in rigorous analysis and critical thinking about complex management issues

  • Design and complete independent research in management,applying knowledge to new situations

Entry Requirements

Applicants must have:

  • An undergraduate degree from a New Zealand tertiary institution accredited to offer qualifications at this level; OR

  • An undergraduate degree from an overseas tertiary institution, deemed by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority to be of equivalent standing; OR

  • Equivalent credit recognition, professional or educational experience.

All applicants must have a level of English sufficient to be able to study at this level. Those students whose first language is not English must have:

  • An international English Language Testing System (IELTS) overall academic score of at least 6.5 (with at least 6.0 in each band) issued within the last two years or equivalent.

In exceptional circumstances, an applicant who does not meet the academic requirements may be granted entry to the programme. They must supply evidence to satisfy the Pathway Manager of their ability to succeed on the programme.

Applicants may be interviewed to assess their suitability for the programme.

It is strongly recommended that students are able to competently utilise digital applications and technologies at an advanced level, and have access to same.

Before the start of a programme, each applicant may be interviewed by the Pathway Manager (or delegate) to assess their suitability for the programme. Enrolments are at the discretion of the Pathway Manager. 


Master of Applied Management

Courses and programmes may be cancelled, postponed or have their content or configuration changed from time to time (including during the academic year) at the discretion of NorthTec. Fees are an indication, include GST and apply to domestic students only. View terms and conditions

From 1 January 2023, all NorthTec learners will be part of Te Pūkenga. Please note that these programmes of study are currently under review as part of the reform of vocational education training and may be subject to change.

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Full time/Part time


18 months (full-time)

Start Dates

Auckland: TBC

Whangarei: TBC

Cost Incl. GST (Approx):

Domestic: $7,503

Student levy may apply

International: $28,250 (full programme)

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Phone 0800 162 100
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