Postgraduate Certificate in Innovation

Waikato Institute of Technology Ltd

Subject area

Mixed Field Programmes not elsewhere classified


26 Weeks

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The programme is designed to meet the needs of students who wish to develop research and other transferable skills, taking a transdisciplinary approach. A transdisciplinary approach is taken and it is a research based programme with a focus on work-place learning. The programme is aimed at students in employment with a minimum of 2 years relevant professional experience, who are wishing to put theory into practice and incorporate practice in their study.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Have a minimum of two years of relevant, professional experience evidenced in a portfolio, or a portfolio of industry embedded innovation or entrepreneurship projects that demonstrate the ability to co-create or be fit for purpose. Have a research theme or problem approved by Wintec.

Detailed requirements

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


26 Weeks

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$3,138 $3,138
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$4,047 $4,047
Total $7,185 $7,185

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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 N/A
Earnings range N/A
In employment N/A
In further study N/A
On a benefit N/A

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 444 204
Phone: (0800) 294 6832
Fax: (07) 838 0707

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Where does this information come from?

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

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