Bachelor of Midwifery

Waikato Institute of Technology

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3 Years

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

To prepare candidates to privide autonomous midwifery care for women in a variety of settings.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

University Entrance, including: i. a minimum of 18 credits at NCEA Level 3 in Biology and/or Chemistry; or a minimum of 16 credits at level 2 biology or chemistry if the applicant has not studied these subjects at level 3; and ii. a minimum of 16 credits at NCEA Level 3 in an English language-rich subject (English, History, Art History, Classics, Geography, Economics or Media Studies); and iii. a further 16 credits at NCEA Level 3 in an additional approved subject; and iv. Literacy2 (10 credits at NCEA Level 2 or above made up of 5 credits each in reading and writing); and v. Numeracy3 (10 credits at NCEA Level 1 or above), or vi. Equivalent.. English Lang. Reqs: IELTS 7.0 with 6.5 in writing and comprehension and 7.0 in speaking and listening, or equivalent.

Detailed requirements

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3 Years

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$8,876 $26,629
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$15,193 $45,580
Total $24,070 $72,209

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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 $56,330
Earnings range $47,712 - $63,120
In employment 67%
In further study 29%
On a benefit 1%

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

The 'Ko Te Tangata' Scholarship (Bay of Plenty Schools)

Provided by:

University of Waikato - Scholarships Office



Up to $5,000

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Rural Women New Zealand - Audrey Reid Grant

Provided by:

Rural Women New Zealand



Up to $600.00

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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 444 204
Phone: (0800) 294 6832
Fax: (07) 838 0707

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Where does this information come from?

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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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