Diploma in Advanced Network Engineering

Whitecliffe College

Subject area

Networks and Communications




2 Years

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

On successful completion of the course, students will have a high level of applied knowledge and skills in IT and computer network functions, and will be able to work in specialised roles in the industry.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

To gain entry to the qualification, applicants are expected to have successfully achieved: A satisfactory result in the Computer Power Plus Aptitude test Completed an IT Diploma at NZQA Level 5 or higher (or equivalent) Have an ability to communicate and study in English at tertiary level. For International students an additional English language requirement as follows must also be met: IELTS 6.0 with no band less than 5.5. Testing must have taken place within 2 years of qualification commencement.

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


2 Years

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$4,885 $9,771
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$8,578 $17,155
Total $13,463 $26,926

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.

Student Success


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings $39,579
Earnings range $29,501 - $48,603
In employment 59%
In further study 29%
On a benefit 7%

All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (9) 309 5970
Fax: (09) 302 2957
Email: feroz@whitecliffe.ac.nz
Web: http://www.whitecliffe.ac.nz

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Where does this information come from?

The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.

The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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