Bachelor of Applied Management

Fast-track to a management role. You'll learn through real-world scenarios and by working with real companies. Build the problem-solving tool-set needed to be a manager. You'll do an industry project towards the end of your course so you'll graduate work-ready and be able to make an immediate contribution to a business.

What you will learn

  • Learn the fundamentals of business and then specialise with a major of your choice
  • Accounting
  • Event Management
  • Hospitality Management
  • Human Resources
  • Sales and Marketing
  • Strategic Management
  • You can also complete a double major


Programme structure

In the first stage of the degree, you’ll study core papers that will give you an overview of business.

You’ll then specialise by doing five papers for your chosen major, and a further five elective papers you choose from any of the areas. If you’re doing two majors, you’ll have five compulsory papers for each major.

You’ll finish the programme by doing a collaborative industry project. 




Help create and implement financial strategies.

Event Management

Create and manage successful events. Develop skills to ensure that entertainment, conferences and marketing events run smoothly.

Hospitality Management

Learn how to manage hotels, restaurants, tourist attractions, cruise ships and more.

Human Resources Management

New Zealand business has a constant need for qualified human resource managers. You’ll be responsible for an organisation’s workforce.

Sales and Marketing

Focus on the promotion and sale of goods and services. Learn about consumer behaviour. Marketing management. International marketing.

Strategic Management

Support major initiatives taken by senior management. Provide analysis and advice.


Career options

  • Office Manager
  • Management Consultant
  • Project and Event Administrator
  • Team Leader
  • Account Manager


Entry criteria

Under 20 years

University Entrance or equivalent study/work experience. 

Over 20 years

If you’re 20 years or over, you may qualify for special admission on this programme. Contact us if you don’t meet the Under 20 entry criteria.

International students

IELTS 6.0 (no band lower than 5.5), or equivalent.

Documents and other details

Business Studies Course Selection Trimester 3 (PDF 78KB)


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