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MMS - Management Systems as a main subject

Management Systems is available as a postgraduate subject only.

Set yourself up as a future business leader and rise to the top of your profession with specialist management expertise. Get the edge over other graduates with a Master of Management Studies from Waikato's Triple Crown Accredited business school.

In today's interconnected world, effective management systems and organisational relationships are critical for business success.


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Key information

Years: 1 to 1.5
Points: 120 or 180
Start Dates: February (Semester A) and July (Semester B)
Fees (Domestic): $7,896 (120 pts) or $11,844 (180 pts) approx - 2020 fees
Fees (International): $29,955 (120 pts); $44,935 (180 points)
Entry Requirements: Postgraduate International
Faculty:
*Tuition fees shown are indicative only and may change. There are additional fees and charges related to enrolment please see the Table of Fees and Charges for more information. You will be sent an enrolment agreement which will confirm your fees.

Career opportunities

  • Business analyst
  • Information technology consultant
  • Operations manager
  • Project manager
  • Supply chain manager
  • Systems developer

Degree Planner

Degree planner — MMS in Management Systems - 180 points total

Your MMS must include at least 120 points inside the field of your specialist subject. You may take up to 60 points outside the field of the degree.

Outside field of degree (30 to 60 points)

ELECTIVE PAPERS
in any subject at 500 Level (up to 30 points)

  • Field of degree
  • Explanatory note
  • Compulsory papers
  • Elective papers

Please note: Admission to each paper requires the approval of the Subject Convenor. In some cases, you may be asked to complete some prerequisite papers.

This information is provisional and subject to change.

Prescriptions for the PGCert(MgtSys), PGDip(MgtSys) and MMS

The qualification regulations define the subject requirements for the PGCert(MgtSys), PGDip(MgtSys) and MMS.

There are no specified subject papers for the PGCert(MgtSys) and the PGDip(MgtSys) programmes.

MMS students must complete MNMGT581 and one of MGSYS590, MGSYS591, MGSYS592, MGSYS593, MGSYS594. Students taking the 120 point MMS are required to complete at least 60 points from the papers listed for the subject. Students taking the 180 point MMS are required to complete at least 120 points from the papers listed for the subject.

500 Level

Code Paper Title Occurrence / Location
MGSYS552Applied Research Methods and Project20A (Online)
This paper provides the opportunity for students at the graduate level to produce a research report which reflects their ability to investigate in-depth a business topic of their interest. The report is expected to have value to a practicing manager, rather than having an academic focus. The paper will be delivered solely on-line. ...
MGSYS591Management Systems Dissertation20X (Hamilton)
A report on the findings of a theoretical or empirical investigation.
MGSYS592Management Systems Dissertation20X (Hamilton)
A report on the findings of a theoretical or empirical investigation.
MGSYS593Management Systems Thesis20X (Hamilton)
An externally examined piece of written work that reports on the findings of supervised research.
MGSYS594Management Systems Thesis20X (Hamilton)
An externally examined piece of written work that reports on the findings of supervised research.

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Contacts

Management Student Centre (MSC)
Phone: +64 838 4303
Email: msc@waikato.ac.nz
Website: www.management.ac.nz/mscOpening hours: 8.45am - 4.45pm Monday to Friday
Location: MSB.1.50, Hillcrest Road, University of Waikato, Hamilton

One of the best times to pop into MSC is Open Advice Day, held every Wednesday from 10am to 2pm.