Postgraduate Diploma in Information Technology


Subject area

Information Technology

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

Entry requirements

Successful completion of a 3-year IT degree or equivalent qualification; OR Degree level graduates with a related degree who can demonstrate evidence of significant IT work and professional experience at degree level or above. These applicants will be required to participate in an interview.
Any applicant wishing to enrol in this programme who does not have a degree from an English speaking country is required to have attained an acceptable level of English language fluency. This may be demonstrated in a variety of ways, including successful study in English, approved scores on TOEFL or IELTS (6.5 Academic) tests or completion of accepted international equivalents

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The aim of the Post Graduate Diploma in Information Technology (PGDipIT) is to produce IT graduates who are able to think critically and have a number of high level skills in IT field that can be applied in a wide range of situations.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Information Technology at this level can earn:


Median earnings one year after study


Median earnings two years after study


Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study


Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 225 5348
Phone: (06) 974 8000
Fax: (06) 974 8905

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.


NZQA supplies course information based on material from the provider.

MyQ is now closed. Find out more about MyQ