Postgraduate Diploma in Commerce

  • Upcoming start dates

    Semester 1 - 19 Feb 2024

    Semester 2 - 15 Jul 2024

  • Qualification

    Postgraduate Diplomas

  • Duration

    1 year full-time

  • Credits


  • Location

    Lincoln University Campus

Cultivate your business and commerce skills at management level so you can influence the success and impact of organisations and the role they play in creating healthier societies.


Study for free

If you're a New Zealand citizen or permanent resident, you may be able to study this programme for free. Terms and conditions apply. Learn more here

About this programme

Lincoln University’s Postgraduate Diploma in Commerce challenges you to develop your critical thinking, analysis and business skills in leading both commercial and non-profit organisations.

Commerce impacts almost every level of our society, and is undergoing significant transition.

This postgraduate programme grows your management skills and prepares you for the reality of a fast-changing business landscape so that you’re an attractive candidate for senior career positions.

Programme information

Programme Structure

This is normally a two semester, full-time study qualification. You’re required to achieve 120 credits from the schedule of courses, matching the regulations of the relevant master’s degrees.

Year 1

First study semester

  • Elective

  • Elective

  • Elective

Second study semester

  • Elective

  • Elective

  • Elective

  • Elective courses


Here are your next steps

Programme contacts

Christopher Gan

Professor Christopher Gan

Head of Department

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