Postgraduate Certificate in Leadership and Governance

Study Discipline: Business Administration
Study Programme Details
Country: New Zealand
Admission Sessions: Spring Session
Study Format: Part Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type



12 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Elevate your leadership and governance skills with our prestigious Postgraduate Certificate in Leadership and Governance, offered by New Zealand’s top business school. This program is meticulously designed to accelerate your leadership capabilities, providing a recognized qualification in governance practice.


Immerse yourself in a transformative learning experience, gaining profound insights into contemporary perspectives, practices, and issues related to leadership in governance within the New Zealand context. Develop the confidence to lead effectively within, through, and from governance activities, showcasing your ability to solve complex challenges at organizational, systemic, and societal levels.

Admission Requirements

  • You must have completed a relevant bachelors degree from a recognised university or similar institution; or completed the Postgraduate Diploma in Business from this University with a GPA of 4.0 or higher, or the equivalent. You can also be admitted to the programme if you have completed a professional qualification in a relevant subject.
  • IELTS 6.5 and the writing test score 6.0
  • C2 Proficiency – Cambridge English Qualifications with pass grade A, B or C.
  • C1 Advanced – Cambridge English Qualifications with pass grade A, B or C.
  • TOEFL iBT  90 and the writing test score 20
  • LDGOV 701: 21st Century Governance
  • LDGOV 702: Contemporary Debates in Leadership
  • LDGOV 703: Leadership in Governance
  • LDGOV 704: Current Issues in New Zealand Governance
  • LDGOV 705: International Developments in Leadership and Governance
  • LDGOV 710: Special Topic
  • LDGOV 711: Special Topic

Domestic students NZ$9,720.60

Future Career Outcomes

Graduates can anticipate influential roles as Corporate Governance Advisors, Leadership Development Consultants, Policy Analysts, Nonprofit Executive Directors, and Board Members/Trustees. This program equips you with the skills to navigate complex governance challenges and make a lasting impact on diverse sectors.

Visa Requirements:

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