New Zealand Diploma in IT Infrastructure

Techtorium New Zealand Institute of Information Technology Limited

Subject area

Networks and Communications




1 Year

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification was co-developed by IT Professionals New Zealand (ITPNZ) and NZQA National Qualifications Services (NQS).

The purpose of this stranded qualification is to provide Aotearoa New Zealand with people who have attained IT knowledge and specialist professional and technical skills in networking or systems administration and current ways of working including Agile and DevOps.

Graduates of this stranded qualification will be capable of providing IT infrastructure advice and support relating to networking or systems administration using industry-relevant skills and knowledge.

Graduates will be capable of operating within the applicable professional standards and practice, both independently and as part of a team, and may demonstrate self-management and some responsibility for the performance of others. This will enable them to contribute to society, supporting digital proficiency and capability in a range of community and voluntary areas, and to proceed to further study.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Entry requirements for the New Zealand Diploma in IT Infrastructure - Systems Administration (Level 6) are: Domestic Students * There are no mandatory prerequisites for this qualification. * Applicants must be at least 17 years of age. * It is recommended that people enrolling have achieved the New Zealand Diploma in Information Technology Technical Support (ITTS) Level 5 [Ref: 2596], or equivalent knowledge, skills, and experience.

Detailed requirements

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


1 Year

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$7,742 $7,742
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$9,195 $9,195
Total $16,937 $16,937

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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

All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (09) 529 7523
Fax: (09) 529 7524

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

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.

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