Master of Applied Information Technology

Te Pukenga - New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology trading as Wintec

Subject area

Information Technology not elsewhere classified

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Entry requirements

Admission and Entry
General Academic Admission
* Candidates are required to have a bachelor's degree in Computing or Information Technology or a related subject area, with a grade average at level 7 of B or better in the final year of full-time study, or equivalent part-time study; or
* A Postgraduate Diploma in Computing or Information Technology or a related subject area, with a grade average of B or better; or
* An equivalent qualification as considered by the Centre's Postgraduate Programme Committee.

English Language Requirements
* Candidates who have English as a second language are required to have an International English Language Test System (IELTS) score of 6.5 in the academic band, with no individual band score lower than 6.0; or equivalent.
Candidates will attend a selection interview.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The general aim of the proposed postgraduate programmes is to enable IT practitioners and recent IT graduates to gain internationally recognised skills and knowledge in applied information technology. They will be able to use their enhanced knowledge, skills and capabilities to obtain employment in positions of responsibility that relate to the electives they choose, thus helping to meet the strong demand from government, industry and the wider community for ICT expertise. Some may choose to undertake further studies.
The specific aim of the Master's Degree is to enable students to undertake an advanced programme of study involving the application of knowledge about information technology, and combining coursework with research in order to prepare for further study or to obtain a more senior position in their employment.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Other Information Technology at this level can earn:

$69,000

Median earnings one year after study

$74,000

Median earnings two years after study

($1)

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

63%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

CrazyGames.com Annual Student Scholarship

Provided by:

CrazyGames.com - Scholarships Coordinator

Website:

http://crazygames.com/scholarship

Value:

$1,500 USD Worldwide Student Scholarship

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Heartland Bank Freemasons Scholarships

Provided by:

Freemasons New Zealand - National Office

Website:

http://freemasonsnz.org/charity/

Value:

$6,000 - one per Division.

Read more

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

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 444 204
Phone: (0800) 294 6832
Fax: (07) 838 0707
Email: qau@wintec.ac.nz
Web: http://www.wintec.ac.nz

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

Sources

NZQA supplies course information based on material from the provider.

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