New Zealand Diploma in Photography
Universal College of Learning (UCOL)
Total student fees
over 1 Year - details
Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.
About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
This qualification is for people seeking to enter professional careers within the photographic imaging and related industries.
The photographic imaging and related industries, along with the creative and culture sector of Aotearoa New Zealand, will benefit from having people trained in photography to a professional level.
Graduates will be capable of working independently as employees, or in self-employed or freelance roles.
Key Information for Students
Must have successfully completed the New Zealand Diploma in Photography L5. International students must have an IELTS Academic score of 6 with no band score lower than 5.5 (or equivalent).
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
|Earnings range||$21,996 - $40,622|
|In further study||32%|
|On a benefit||4%|
All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
Examples of related scholarships
Lower Hutt Suffrage Centennial Scholarship Fund
SHE Trust - Suffrage Hutt Education - Hutt City Council
The John Burns Award for Courage and Perseverance
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.
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.