Graduate Certificate in Digital Business

Study Discipline: Business Administration
Study Programme Details
City: Hamilton
Country: New Zealand
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session, Spring Session
Study Format: Full Time, Part Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site, Hybrid, Online

Programme Type



4 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on a transformative journey with our Postgraduate Diploma in Health Science, unlocking pathways to advanced clinical practice or leadership and management roles. This program sets the stage for a dynamic exploration of the evolving landscape of healthcare.


Delve into the unique papers offered in the Postgraduate Diploma in Health Sciences, each emphasizing a specific focus on equity in healthcare for Māori, Pacific, mental health and addiction, primary, and community health. Melding Waikato’s high academic standards with real healthcare settings, our programs are not only unique but also highly customizable. Crafted to enable health professionals to better cater to the needs of the people in the Midlands region, this diploma holds immense potential.

For Māori and Pasifika nurses, this program serves as a platform for study that supports and develops their clinical and cultural practice, fostering leadership development through indigenous worldviews.

Admission Requirements

  • completed a bachelor’s degree or equivalent qualification; OR
  • be able to demonstrate they have adequate training, experience, and ability to proceed with the programme.
  • an Academic IELTS overall score of 6.0 (with no bands below 5.5), or
  • a TOEFL iBT (Internet Based TOEFL) score of 80 with a Writing score of 21, or
  • a TOEFL iBT Home Edition score of 80 with a Writing score of 21, or
  • a B grade or better at Level 7 in the Certificate of Attainment in Academic English, or
  • a PTE Academic overall score of 46 with no band less than 36, or
  • a Language-Cert International ESOL (LRWS) B2 Communicator Expert with 33-37 score per skill, or
  • awarded a New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Academic) (Level 4), or
  • a Trinity College London Integrated Skills in English (ISE) II with distinction in all four components, or
  • a B2 First (formally known as Cambridge English: First (FCE)) with an overall score of 169 and no bands below 162, or
  • a C2 Proficiency (formally known as Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE)) with an overall score of 169 and no bands below 162, or
  • a Michigan English Test (formally known as Michigan English Language Assessment Battery (MELAB)) minimum score of 54.

Students will take four papers in total (60 points). This includes one introductory paper (15 points) at either 100 or 200-level; and three advanced papers (45 points) at 300-level.

You have the option to include one elective paper at 300-level in any subject.

For more information, please visit respective university web page link.


Future Career Outcomes

Embark on a journey of success by exploring real-world examples of alumni who have excelled in the healthcare domain. Understand the industry demands and witness how the program strategically aligns with these demands. Highlight the program’s role in developing essential skills, ensuring graduates are well-prepared for the dynamic job market.

Visa Requirements:

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