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Quality Systems, Postgraduate Diploma

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
University rank #287 (QS) Online
The Postgraduate Diploma in Quality Systems is unique in New Zealand, one of a group of tertiary-level qualifications offered by Massey University.

Overview

In this programme you will learn about quality management theory and practice. You will gain the knowledge and skills to enable you to become a manager with quality throughout the whole organisation as your goal.

It is a year-long programme (full time) or can be studied over a longer period part-time.

The Postgraduate Diploma in Quality Systems is offered by Massey University.

This programme covers the concepts and methods of quality management as a holistic framework and the contribution of various disciplines to the whole.

Accreditation

For more than 80 years, Massey University has helped shape the lives and communities of people in New Zealand and around the world. Its forward-thinking spirit, research-led teaching, and cutting-edge discoveries make Massey New Zealand’s defining university.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Quality Assurance Project
  • Quality Management 
  • Quality Management for Medical Laboratories
  • Research Methods 
  • Integrated Logistics
  • Supply Chain System Analysis
  • Supply Chain Optimisation
  • Research Methods in Supply Chain Management
  • Statistical Methods for Quality

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 48 months
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
  • Credits
    120 credits alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
    • Time flexibility
      Fully structured
    • Attendance
      No Attendance
    • Teacher support
      Continuous support with feedback on request
    • Student interaction
      Online group works/assignments

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    90

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    575

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Academic Requirements

  • This programme does not recognise GRE® scores.

    The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. The GRE® General Test contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.

General Requirements

  • Admission to the Postgraduate Diploma in Quality Systems requires you to have a university degree, or equivalent, but not necessarily related to the field of study of the postgraduate diploma or have already completed the Graduate Diploma in Quality Systems.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    35070 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 35070 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    7185 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7185 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Funding

Scholarships:

Massey University Masterate Scholarship

Masterate Scholarships are offered for the purpose of encouraging postgraduate research at Massey University. Applicants must be enrolled or eligible to enrol full-time in a 120 credit research programme towards a Masters degree at Massey University.

Massey University Masterate Scholarship for Maori Students

Masterate Scholarships for Maori students are offered for the purpose of encouraging postgraduate research at Massey University. Applicants must be enrolled or eligible to enrol full-time in a 120 credit research programme towards a Masters degree.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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