Diploma in Agriculture

Southern Institute of Technology Ltd

Subject area

Agriculture not elsewhere classified

Qualification

Duration

1

1 Year

Total student fees

$6,144

over 1 Year - details

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Students will develop knowledge, skills and attitude to manage farms in a changing social, economic and technological environment. They can be found on farms, in rural-support industries and pursuing further education.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Admission to the Diploma in Agriculture requires that the candidate will have completed, to the satisfaction of Programme Manager, 12 months farm employment, and one of the following: (a) have gained University Entrance; or (b) have successfully completed an approved NQF Level 4 qualification, or equivalent, and achieved the literacy and numeracy requirements for University Entrance.

Detailed requirements

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


Duration

1 Year


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$6,144 $6,144
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$10,820 $10,820
Total $16,964 $16,964

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.


Student Success

83%


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 $43,943
Earnings range $36,106 - $55,240
In employment 77%
In further study 15%
On a benefit 1%

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Ann Sinclair Trust Tertiary Grant

Provided by:

Presbyterian Support Central

Website:

http://www.psc.org.nz/

Value:

Refer to application organisation.

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Rural Women New Zealand - Audrey Reid Grant

Provided by:

Rural Women New Zealand

Website:

https://ruralwomennz.nz/services/charitable-grants/

Value:

Up to $600.00

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 478 839
Phone: (03) 211 2699
Fax: (03) 214 4977
Email: info@sit.ac.nz
Web: http://www.sit.ac.nz

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.

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

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

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