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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 and part-time study options available
40 weeks including 6 weeks of study breaks
2022: $7,072 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.
View course details for individual fees.
Kick start you career in computer generated imagery here!
Complete this one year programme and gain a broad introduction to Computer Generated Imagery for Animation and Game Design.
Graduate with a Level 5 Diploma, or pathway onto further study.
See “What will I learn?” below for a more detailed description.
Graduate with a Level 5 Diploma, or pathway onto further study in the NZ Diploma in Animation (Level 6).
Take a look inside our Computer Generated Imagery computer lab, where NMIT's Certificate and Diploma in Animation students make their ideas come to life on screen.
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Hear from Alexis Khouri an Executive Vice President at Allegorithmic about how the industry is developing and its shortage of trained professionals as well as how the NZ Diploma in Animation is meeting the needs of the global entertainment industry.