From 1 October 2022, NMIT and the programme you have enrolled in will become part of Te Pūkenga, and you will graduate with a Te Pūkenga qualification. Read more
2023: $6,242 plus $240 Student Services Levy
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.
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The future is bright, kick-start your beauty therapy career with colour, treatments and techniques.
Interested in the latest beauty treatments and want people to feel confident by helping them look and feel great? If so, a career in the beauty therapy industry may be perfect for you.
Suppose you like science or studying the way the body works. In that case, you'll be fascinated to develop your understanding of human anatomy and physiology, the essential foundation for both massage and beauty therapy.
You'll also learn the latest facial treatments, makeup and massage techniques, waxing services, and tanning and nails. As your knowledge and skills grow, you'll be able to offer these services at our professional on-campus beauty salon, Beauty Zone.(external link)
Not only will you get hands-on experience working in our commercial training salon, Beauty Zone(external link), but you will also have opportunities to visit off-campus salons and be involved in community events to get a feel for what it's like to work in the beauty industry.
You'll also have the opportunity to show off your creative skills at our hairdressing and beauty therapy competitions.
Learn all the wonderful ways to create beautiful nails for your clients.
A big part of beauty therapy is an extension of good skin care. Learn how to do a make up consultation, contouring and more.
Learn to perform a skin analysis, to be able to provide facial treatment to meet your clients' needs.
Learn in a supportive environment with industry experienced tutors.