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.
|Full-time study||Part-time study||Evening lecture
(Fri & Sat)
|MBA||15 months||2.5 - 5 years|
|Graduate Diploma in
|8 months||2 - 4 years|
|Postgraduate Certificate in Strategic Leadership||2 years>|
|MBM||12-14 months||2 -4 years|
|MPA||15-17 months||2.5 - 4 years|
|MBIS||12-15 months||2 - 4 years|