Postgraduate Diploma in Information Systems and Technology

University of Canterbury

Subject area

Information Systems not elsewhere classified

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Entry requirements

An approved Bachelor's degree.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will be able to: reflect critically on contemporary issues in Information Systems and Technology; synthesise and analyse theory, research and practice in Information Systems and Technology; demonstrate understanding Information Systems and Technology in the context of a bicultural Aotearoa New Zealand and multicultural world; undertake and communicate research in Information Systems/Technology. They will be well suited to work in a range of roles including business/systems analyst and project leader/manager. They will be able to work in a range of organisations, in particular consultancies, commercial enterprises and with government.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Information Systems at this level can earn:

$62,000

Median earnings one year after study

$68,000

Median earnings two years after study

$82,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

86%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

John Waller Memorial Scholarship

Provided by:

University of Canterbury - The Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.canterbury.ac.nz

Value:

$6,000 per annum + mentorship and employment offers

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Go Waitaha Canterbury Scholarship

Provided by:

University of Canterbury - The Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.canterbury.ac.nz

Value:

see "additional information"

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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

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 827 748
Phone: (03) 369 3999
Web: http://www.canterbury.ac.nz

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Sources

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