With great change comes new opportunity

Explore our full suite of professional programmes at Waikato Management School. We can help you evolve and pivot your career to thrive in the new business landscape.

Waikato Management School's professional programmes are ideal for:

  • Business graduates who'd like to gain up-to-date, specialist management knowledge to propel their career forward.
  • Graduates from other fields or industries who'd like to retrain for a new career in business and management.
  • People with significant work experience who'd like to back it up with a formal qualification.

Master of Business Administration

Fast-track your management career and become an influential leader with the Waikato MBA.

Master of Digital Business

Become a tech-savvy manager and help drive the digital business revolution.

Train to become a manager in only 12 months with the globally respected Waikato MBM degree.

Master of Management

A one-year degree offering specialisations in either Marketing or Supply Chain Management.

Master of Professional Accounting

This accelerated 14-month course provides a springboard to become a Chartered Accountant.

Master of Applied Finance

Hone your analytical skills and prepare for a career in finance, banking or investments.

Graduate Certificate in
Project Management (GradCertPM)

Understand the practical realities of project management with this fully online qualification.

Develop specialist knowledge in one of 13 different management subjects.

Executive Short Courses

We offer a range of executive short courses delivered by industry experts.

Triple Crown Accreditation

Waikato Management School is in the top 1% of business schools globally, having achieved Triple Crown Accreditation from AMBA, EQUIS and AACSB; three of the world's most influential business education organisations.

  • Association of MBA's
  • Equis Accredited
  • AACSB Accredited

Get in touch

Management Student Centre

Phone 07 838 4303 or email

MBA and Executive Short Courses

Phone 07 838 4833 (Helen Nicol) or email