- The diploma scarves are black, lined with coloured satin with a band and trim of the same colour.
- The design of the trim reflects a traditional Māori pattern symbolising the steps towards knowledge.
- The colour matches the degree cluster most closely associated with the diploma.
|Diploma||Colour of scarf|
|Business and Economics||Burgundy|
|Creative and Performing Arts||Pink|
|Medical and Health Sciences||Crimson|