Graduate Diploma in Information Technology Level 7

Aspire2 Education Limited

Subject area

Computer Science not elsewhere classified

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Entry requirements

To be admitted to this programme of study, a candidate shall either have completed a bachelor's degree or a qualification at level 7 or above, worth at least 120 credits, and have an English level equivalent to IELTS 6.0 with no band less than 5.5 or have gained approval under special admission criteria approved by the NTI Academic Board.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification is for graduates, not necessarily in Information Technology (IT), who wish to move into an IT career as employees, contractors or self employed. Beneficiaries of the qualification will be the graduates themselves; employers ... both IT specialists and other users of IT; the wider community; and the New Zealand economy, as graduates contribute their technical and personal skills. The GradDipIT aims to provide students with the opportunity to become increasingly self-managing in their learning and with the personal and IT skills needed to be ready for career development. It enables employers in the IT sector and other sectors to have access to work ready graduates.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Computer Science at this level can earn:


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Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships Annual Student Scholarship

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$1,500 USD Worldwide Student Scholarship

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Ikawai Community Scholarship

Provided by:

Waimate Accountants - Ikawai Community Scholarship Fund C/-


Varies, could be up to $5000

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

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Phone: (09) 555 5400
Fax: (09) 555 5400

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