Are you a manager, volunteer or board member and want to up skill and meet like-minded people in the community sector? The Graduate Diploma in Not-For-Profit Management helps you develop the skills you need to improve the effectiveness of your not-for-profit organisation. Enhance your leadership by learning how to mobilise resources, develop strategies for raising funds, manage staff and volunteers, and build effective governance.
- Designed specifically for managers and co-ordinators, team leaders, volunteers and board members of not-for-profit organisations.
- Addresses the complexity of working in a not-for-profit organisation, and highlights the differences between managing in the not-for-profit sector and a business or government department.
- Takes into account your existing knowledge and experience.
- Assessments are directly based on the organisation you’re working for.
- An emphasis on management issues that often are not dealt with in business schools, such as fundraising and managing volunteers.
- A supportive and co-operative adult learning environment.
- Lecturers who are active community leaders with experience in the not-for-profit sector.
- Inclusive of the principles of the Treaty of Waitangi.
- Study as many or as few courses per year as your schedule allows.
- Scholarships for students through the generosity of The Tindall Foundation for the first year of study.
Notes on courses
Courses from this programme are also offered in Hamilton, Wellington, Christchurch and Dunedin. Download the 2014 Timetable (PDF).
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