Māori and Indigenous Business

Gain advanced skills, knowledge and understanding of the practice and theory of Māori and Indigenous business, organisations and communities.

Subject overview

The growing Māori economy needs skilled graduates who can stimulate local, national and international growth. To meet this need, Aotearoa business schools are working together to offer kaupapa Māori education.

The Master of Māori and Indigenous Business is a part-time online masters degree delivered in partnership by the University of Auckland, Auckland University of Technology, Massey University, the University of Otago, Victoria University of Wellington and the University of Waikato.

This programme will give you insight into business theory and practice appropriate for Māori and indigenous contexts. The programme is underpinned by cultural values that emphasise ethical and sustainable business practice. You’ll conduct independent research, seek innovative solutions, develop executable business strategies and develop critical analysis skills using culturally appropriate methods, theories and technologies.

Where can Māori and Indigenous Business take you?

This qualification will advance your career and enhance your leadership skills. You’ll have the opportunity to be at the forefront of Māori and indigenous-led enterprise, governance and management. You’ll gain theoretical and practical knowledge that will equip you to hold positions of significant responsibility within business in Māori and indigenous contexts.

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