Diploma in Universities Studies

Lincoln University

Subject area

Mixed Field Programmes not elsewhere classified




1.5 Years

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates of the programme will be able to enter 200-level degree courses at Lincoln University where they meet prerequisite requirements. They will have experience of a tertiary teaching and learning environment in the specialist, land-based context of Lincoln University.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Three semester pathway - Students who meet domestic or international entry requirements (IELTS 5.5 with at least 5.5 for reading, 5.5 for writing and no section lower than 5.0, or equivalent, and/or completed year 12-13 or equivalent with literacy and numeracy credits) enrol for a three-semester programme of study. Students 20 years of age and over may be admitted to the programme without meeting academic entry requirements if they have relevant work experience and/or other relevant qualifications. Two semester pathway - Students with qualifications close to university entrance (completed year 13 or equivalent with 42 NCEA Level 3 credits, together with literacy and numeracy requirements) enrol for a two-semester programme of study. International students with IELTS 5.5 with no section less than 5.5, or equivalent, may apply to study the two-semester pathway by approval of the divisional director.

Detailed requirements

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1.5 Years

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$6,648 $9,972
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$8,260 $12,390
Total $14,908 $22,362

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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 106 010
Phone: (03) 325 2811
Fax: (03) 325 3615
Email: info@lincoln.ac.nz
Web: http://www.lincoln.ac.nz

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Where does this information come from?

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NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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