Bachelor of Arts and Media
Level 7

Bachelor of Arts and Media

  • NMIT is part of Te Pūkenga

    This means that you will now graduate with a Te Pūkenga qualification. Read more

  • Locations and dates


    22 July 2024
    17 February 2025
    14 July 2025
  • Study options

    Full time or part time

  • Length

    3 years full time; each year of full time study is 42 weeks, made up of 36 tuition weeks and 6 weeks of study breaks.

  • Total credits


  • Fees

    2024: $6,480 (dependent on course selection) plus $246 Student Services Levy per year

    Compulsory Student Services Levy applies (2024; $2.05 per credit).

    Fees listed are for each year of the programme, indicative only and may vary with course selection.

    View course details for individual fees.

  • National qualification code


Study art and design in an innovative environment and fuel your creativity.

If you achieved University Entrance (UE) in 2020, the entry requirements for this programme may differ from those displayed on this page and in printed material due to the disruption caused by COVID-19. To find out about entry requirements for those who achieve UE in 2020 see the NZQA website(external link).
NMIT Creative Industries Interior Building

Based in Te Tauihu, a region blessed with stunning natural landscapes and abundant sunshine hours, you'll be able to draw on the same creative influences that have attracted a legacy of practising artists and designers to the region for many years.

The Bachelor of Arts and Media programme provides the fundamental skills to enable graduates to move into personal practice or embark on a career in arts and design.

NMIT Creative Industries Studio Spaces

Grounded in academic and technical excellence, you will learn the effective use of visual language by developing extensive knowledge in painting, graphic design, animation, photography, digital video and illustration.

Take a virtual tour of the Creative Industries building(external link)

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