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Bachelor of Information Technology

Otago Polytechnic

Subject area

Information Systems not elsewhere classified

Duration

3

3 Years

Total student fees

$20,803

over 3 Years - 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?

To prepare work ready information technology professionals who are able to make an immediate contribution to the IT industry. Our graduates will be exemplary in both their practical abilities and their professional standards. They will be critical thinkers who are able to maintain discipline currency in a rapidly changing industry throughout their careers.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Minimum academic entry requirement is NCEA Level 3

Detailed requirements

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


Duration

3 Years


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$6,934 $20,803
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$9,249 $27,746
Total $16,183 $48,550

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


Student Success

79%


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 $54,654
Earnings range $43,835 - $64,561
In employment 85%
In further study 11%
On a benefit 1%

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

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

New Zealand Regional Development Scholarships

Provided by:

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade - NZ Aid Programme

Website:

https://www.mfat.govt.nz/en/aid-and-development/scholarships/types-of-scholarships

Value:

Support for tuition, living costs and return airfares.

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University of Otago New Frontiers Entrance Scholarship

Provided by:

University of Otago - Scholarships Administrator

Website:

http://www.otago.ac.nz/graduate-research/scholarships/

Value:

Between $2,500 and $5,000 (dependent on the level of academic achievement at school)

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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 762 786
Phone: (03) 477 3014
Fax: (03) 471 6870
Email: info@op.ac.nz
Web: http://www.otagopolytechnic.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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