Master of Information Technology (240)


Subject area

General Education Programmes not elsewhere classified



2 Years

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The programme is designed to broaden an individual's existing knowledge and skills gained from an unrelated undergraduate degree into the information technology field. Initially students will be counselled to undetake a selection of courses that will enable them to 'taste' across a broad area of information technology fields. Following this, the students can then choose specialized areas in which they can develop their expertise. * It encourages flexibility, acknowledging the diversity of the IT environment and the diversity in learner interest and needs. * It provides courses where the students can research and apply information technology knowledge and skills to a workplace. * It encourages participants to apply research skills to identify solutions to information technology problems or issues.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

The academic entry requirement for the Master of Information Technology (240) is one of the following: an NZQF-listed undergraduate degree (or equivalent) including courses that develop an understanding of Information Technology; or at the Dean s discretion, where an applicant s situation is compelling but not covered by the requirements listed above.

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


2 Years

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$9,800 $19,600
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$13,166 $26,332
Total $22,966 $45,932

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.

Student Success


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings N/A
Earnings range N/A
In employment N/A
In further study N/A
On a benefit N/A

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 225 5348
Phone: (06) 974 8000
Fax: (06) 974 8905

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Where does this information come from?

The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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