New Zealand Diploma in Horticulture Production
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.
About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
This qualification is intended for people who have significant operational experience in the horticulture industry, or who are capable of transferring their prior skills and knowledge in a specific horticulture production operation.
It recognises the skills and knowledge of individuals who can manage horticulture production operations. Graduates will be able to working work autonomously and may be managing others.
The qualification includes strands that recognise the distinct skills and knowledge for specific horticulture production sectors.
Key Information for Students
A minimum of 40 credits at NCEA level 2 over four of the subjects recognized by EIT (approved subject list, appendix - 3) as suitable for entry into this Diploma. The successful completion of the EIT Certificate in Horticulture, or equivalent one year Certificate programme at level 3 or above. Or Over 20 years of age, with evidence of an ability to undertake tertiary study at Diploma level. In addition, students are required to have attained an acceptable level (IELTS 6.0 Academic or equivalent) of English language fluency. This may be demonstrated in a variety of ways, including successful study in English, approved scores on TOEFL and IELTS tests or completion of accepted international equivalents, or completion of an EIT Hawke's Bay assessment
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
|In further study||N/A|
|On a benefit||N/A|
All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
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.
NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.
MyQ is now closed. Find out more about MyQ