Master of Technology Innovation in Business

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

Programme Type

Master's degree


12 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Unleash your potential at the intersection of technology, business acumen, and leadership with the Master of Technology Innovation in Business. This dynamic program at the University of Waikato is crafted to equip you with sought-after multi-disciplinary capabilities, essential for thriving in today’s fast-paced and evolving business landscape.


The Master of Technology Innovation in Business (MTIB) is your gateway to a 180-point program designed for graduates seeking to leverage technology, boost productivity, and lead teams effectively. The program’s culmination involves a transformative 60-point internship, providing invaluable real-world experience that sets you apart.

In a world shaped by rapid technological advancements, the MTIB program addresses the complexities of managing successful innovation. Bridging the gap between technology and business, the curriculum combines coursework with practical learning experiences, empowering students to navigate both domains with confidence. Delve into a diverse range of technological experiences while gaining multidisciplinary skills in strategy, finance, human resources, leadership, and marketing.

Admission Requirements

  • qualified for the award of a bachelor’s degree, with at least a B- grade average across the 300 level papers,
  • an Academic IELTS Overall score of at least 6.5 (with no less than 6.0 in any band), or
  • a TOEFL iBT (Internet Based TOEFL) score of 90 with a Writing score of 21, or
  • a TOEFL iBT Home Edition overall score of 90 with a Writing score of 21, or
  • a B grade or better at Level 8 in the Certificate of Attainment in Academic English, or
  • a PTE Academic overall score of 56 with no band less than 46, or
  • a Language Cert International ESOL (LRWS) C1 Expert with an overall high pass and no less than a pass in each skill, or
  • a Language Cert International ESOL (LRWS) B2 Communicator with 38-50 score per skill, or
  • awarded a New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Academic) (Level 5), or
  • a Trinity College London Integrated Skills in English (ISE) III with a pass in all four components, or
  • a B2 First (formally known as Cambridge English: First (FCE)) with an overall score of 176 and no bands below 169, or
  • a C2 Proficiency (formally known as Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE)) with an overall score of 176 and no bands below 169, or
  • a Michigan English Test (formally known as Michigan English Language Assessment Battery (MELAB)) minimum score of 59.
  • Managing Innovation and Value Creation
  • Commercialising a New Venture
  • Preparing for Internship

International $64,155 (180 points)

Domestic $7,626 – $9,292 per year

Future Career Outcomes

Discover inspiring stories of successful alumni, showcasing how the MTIB program aligns with industry demands and fosters skills development crucial in the evolving job market.

Visa Requirements:

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