e-Commerce

e-Commerce (Electronic-Commerce) is about doing business via the Internet.

Studying in this areas involves learning about how e-commerce works and what opportunities there are.

This includes learning about Internet marketing, electronic-money, payment systems, security, automated data collection systems, supply chain management, etc.

NZ university majors related to this area

Though in the same subject area, they may be very different.

Examples of career opportunities

Most entail additional learning (lifelong learning!).

  • Internet marketer
  • Product manager
  • e-Commerce consultant
  • Internet industry sales representative
  • Sales representative
  • Chief executive officer
  • Entrepreneur
  • Business studies teacher
  • Academic

Income and employment prospects

Income

173% of national
median earnings


Employment

78%
Employed
1%
Unemployed
13%
Further study
8%
Other or unknown

Figures based on young domestic graduates 5 years after graduation. Source: Ministry of Education.

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