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40 weeks full-time consisting of 34 teaching weeks and 6 weeks of study breaks
2023: $7,461 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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Gain practical work experience, applying your skills in a real-world setting in the on-Campus NMIT beauty clinics.
The Diploma in Beauty Therapy offers stimulating studies in advanced facial therapy, electrolysis and advanced body treatments.
Add these skills to a knowledge of anatomy and physiology, cosmetic chemistry, and practical work experience, and you will be qualified for a range of beauty therapy roles.
Recent graduates, Ella and Aimie-Lee(external link), say the expertise and support of NMIT’s beauty therapy tutors played a key part in their success.
Diploma graduates can also go on to further specialist studies and always stay up-to-date as new beauty therapy methods are developed.
Throughout the term, once a week, you will be able to practise your skills in a real-life setting in the on-campus training salon, Beauty Zone.
You will learn to master a range of treatments and services over your two years of study. Including eyebrow tint and shapes, hair bleaching, facials, waxing, exfoliation, manicures, pedicures, make-up, tanning, massage, electrolysis and combination treatments.
Learn in a supportive environment with industry experienced tutors.