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From 2023, NMIT and the programme you have enrolled in will become part of
Te Pūkenga, and you will graduate with a Te Pūkenga qualification. See more here.
Full time or part time
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.
2022: $7,072 plus $240 Student Services Levy per year (dependent on course selection)
A Compulsory Student Services Levy applies ($2 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.
A professional degree that will prepare you for the workforce in a range of information technology related jobs.
|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).
This programme focuses on the theoretical and practical aspects of computers and their application in business and industry and provides entry to postgraduate study.
The NMIT Bachelor of Information Technology is accredited by IT Professionals New Zealand.
This programme can be completed in three years of full time study, or you can study part-time.
In your first year you will take eight compulsory courses at Level 5. In years two and three you take specific courses to complete one of the three majors (Information Systems, Systems Development or ICT Infrastructure) and some elective courses to make up your total of 120 credits.
Watch this video to find out about Nick’s experience of the NMIT Information Technology programme.
We offer students a comfortable and non-threatening learning environment. We are proud of the achievements of our students and our graduates. We know that our programmes will challenge you, but that you will feel supported by us and excited about your future once you decide to study with us.
In your second and third year, choose to specialise in networking, information systems or software and web development.
Our teaching staff have extensive experience, combined with excellent academic backgrounds and strong links with the professions, while our qualifications have a strong practical and applied focus.
NMIT offers students amazing resources for work ready career training. Check out our IT classrooms.
Hoang from Vietnam studied the Graduate Diploma in Information Technology. He took advantage of NMIT’s Internship with Study opportunity and it has set him up on a path to a great career in the information technology industry.
Hoang is interning at Nelson Data Systems.