New pathway to Henley MBA
Approved Open Polytechnic graduates will have entry into one of the world's leading MBA programmes under an agreement
signed with Henley Management College, UK.
The agreement allows approved graduates from The Open Polytechnic's Graduate Diploma in Management to gain entry into
the final year of the Henley MBA.
Henley (NZ) Director Pat Merrick says recognition by Henley is no small achievement. 'Henley is continually approached
by educational institutions around the world seeking articulation for their programmes into our MBA. Very few are
Henley's MBA has been ranked number two in the UK, number four in Europe and 17 in the world by the Economist
Intelligence Unit's publication Which MBA, the bible of international MBA programmes.
Open Polytechnic Chief Executive Dr Paul Grimwood says Henley is an outstanding college for The Open Polytechnic to be
'The agreement means graduates from The Open Polytechnic's Graduate Diploma in Management will have the option of
continuing their studies with a highly prestigious institution and consequently receive a qualification that is