Future Māori and Pacific Students

Why study business at the Business School, entry requirements and study options, and help and support.

Why study business?

Our Māori and Pacific students, staff and alumni talk about why a career in business relates to many aspects of their lives.

School subjects that prepare you for the Business School

Make sure you are studying subjects that involve maths or statistics and writing. If you study commerce subjects (Accounting, Economics, Business Studies), you will be better prepared for the Business School.

Business School entry requirements

Our student adviser explains what grades you need and what subjects you should take to be accepted into the Business School.

For more information, visit Undergraduate entry requirements.

Business School study options

With a wide selection of majors to choose from, a degree from the Business School develops the skills and qualifications needed for a wide range of successful careers.  

For more information, visit Study options.

Qualities needed to succeed at the Business School

Do you have what it takes to do well at the Business School? Our staff and students talk about the characteristics of successful students.  

Help and support at the Business School

The Business School has dedicated Māori and Pacific Student Academic Advisers who can provide help and support with courses, grants and scholarships.

See Māori and Pacific Support Staff.

Māori and Pacific streams for first year core courses

Māori and Pacific students have the opportunity to join a dedicated stream-within-a-stream, focused on achievement in a number of core courses.  

He Tuākana programme

The He Tuākana tutoring and mentoring programme supports Māori and Pacific students, helping them to realise their potential.

For more information, visit He Tuākana tutoring and mentoring.

Help with career opportunities

We have staff and student clubs dedicated to supporting Māori and Pacific students for entry into the workforce.