Executive Development - Postgraduate Development Programmes - College of Business and Law - University of Canterbury - New Zealand

Executive Development at UC

The University of Canterbury's Executive Development programmes will enhance your leadership capability and business acumen, allowing you to excel in today's competitive business environment. Our programmes will also help you to develop the strategic and innovative thinking needed to fulfil senior management positions.

Our internationally accredited MBA, Graduate Diploma in Business Administration and Postgraduate Certificate in Strategic Leadership will help you to:

  • develop your career 
  • increase your earning potential, and 
  • make a lasting contribution to your organisation and community.

UC offers a Master of Business Management (MBM), Master of Professional Accounting (MPA), and Master of Business Information Systems (MBIS). These applied Masters qualifications provide a platform for you to upskill and fast track your career progression.

Build on your skills and experience

Our programmes build on the technical skills you have acquired through a previous bachelor's degree or equivalent experience. The insights you have gained through five or more years working at a managerial level enrich our learning environment.

Flexible study options to suit your needs

There is an Executive Development programme to suit your needs with full and part-time study options, and flexible learning including evening lectures and modular courses.

Programme Duration Delivery
  Full-time study Part-time study Evening lecture
Daytime lecture
(Fri & Sat)
MBA 15 months 2.5 - 5 years Check
Graduate Diploma in 
Business Administration
8 months 2 - 4 years Check
Postgraduate Certificate in Strategic Leadership 2 years>   Check
MBM 12-14 months 2 -4 years Check
MPA 15-17 months 2.5 - 4 years   Check  
MBIS 12-15 months 2 - 4 years   Check