Unitec NFPThis Diploma enjoys high regard within the not for profit sector because the students find their skills and clarity gained through the programme, have contributed immensely to building the capacity of their organisations.

So what would persuade you to take it up or continue on the programme?

  1. Think of the opportunity to sit alongside other managers and leaders, to discuss the key issues and developments facing you every day, with the experience and support of tutors who are active participants and consultants for the not for profit sector.
  2. You are able to apply for Scholarships to assist with the fees.
  3. We deliver this programme in Auckland, Hamilton, Wellington, Christchurch and Dunedin.

Unitec’s Graduate Diploma in Not for Profit Management has been designed for managers and co-ordinators of not-for-profit organisations, team leaders, volunteers and board members. The only qualification of its kind, it addresses the complexity and unique challenges of managing in the not-for-profit sector, compared to a business or government department

Study in a supportive and cooperative learning environment, taught by lecturers who have plenty of experience in the not-for-profit sector themselves. Build networks with fellow students working in similar roles across the diversity of the NFP sector.

The Graduate Diploma or Graduate Certificate in Not for Profit Management are qualifications for managers, coordinators and board members working in Community, Voluntary and Tangata Whenua organisations.

Designed with busy managers in mind, this is a part-time programme with classes offered blocks. The programme consists of eight courses exploring the fundamentals of managing in a complex community setting. Courses are six days long and offered in two blocks of three days. All assignments and assessments on the programme are based on the student’s organisation and provide a rich opportunity for their organisations to benefit from this dynamic learning community.

Are you interested in exploring community organisation leadership with other community organisation leaders?: Unitec’s  Not for Profit Management programme offers a range of qualifications designed specifically for NZ not for profit organisation managers and leaders. The programme is structured to enable part-time participation if you are are working and provides support if you have not been in  study for a long long time. This highly regarded programme is delivered by a team who work in the sector so is highly practical with all classwork and assessments being applied directly to your organisation.

For more information contact: Shirleen Ali on sali@unitec.ac.nz