Master of Applied Management
Level 9

Master of Applied Management

  • NMIT is part of Te Pūkenga

    This means that you will now graduate with a Te Pūkenga qualification. Read more

  • Locations and dates


    22 July 2024
    14 October 2024
    17 February 2025
    14 July 2025
    13 October 2025
  • Length

    51 teaching weeks and up to 8 weeks of study breaks

  • Total credits


  • Fees

    2024: Programme fee (180 credits) is $12,072 plus $369 Student Services Levy

    Compulsory Student Services Levy applies (2024; $2.05 per credit).

    Fees listed are for each year of the programme, indicative only and may vary with course selection.

    View course details for individual fees.

  • National qualification code


Become a forward-thinking manager who knows, values and utilises individuals' natural talents.

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Specialise with a major in your chosen discipline

A new management model is emerging as specialisation becomes crucial in our evolving global economy. This enlightened approach requires sharp-minded individuals who can identify and amplify natural talents to drive productivity in a socially responsible manner.

Effective management addresses the needs of people, processes, and technology. NMIT leads the way by embedding essential employable skills in its curriculum, including advanced communication, collaboration, intellectual analysis, and critical thinking.


You can take specific courses to major in one of the following subject areas or customise your Master's with electives in a multidisciplinary major.

  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Healthcare Management
  • Business Analytics
  • Multidisciplinary

Become a transformative manager

This Masters Degree integrates theory, applied activities, and research to provide highly specialised knowledge and critical awareness of business challenges. You will develop and apply new skills for independent research and personal development, strengthening your abilities in managing people and workplace processes.

Learn how to maximise your team's productivity, develop strategies to guide them through change, and specialise in managing social and organisational complexity. You will also enhance your techniques for monitoring performance and productivity, utilise current and future technologies to achieve business goals, acquire skills to gather and analyse business information and develop decision-making and communication skills to lead others effectively.

The programme offers up to 18 months of full-time study (or part-time over a longer period) with open entry for degree holders from all industries. You can study face-to-face on our Nelson campus and choose from different majors, subject to intake availability.

Engage in original research in applied management with support from expert research supervisors. Use recognition of prior postgraduate study or extensive work experience to skip courses where you already possess the necessary skills and knowledge. This comprehensive approach ensures that you gain the expertise needed to become a transformative manager in your field.







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