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Information Technology

University of Waikato

18 months
Duration
25466 USD/year
5109 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Master of Information Technology at the University of Waikato moves you beyond the theoretical through to supervised project-based learning and on-the-job experience with an industry partner.

Overview

The course's main feature is the industry internship (CSMAX596) paper which gives you industry experience for one whole semester.  As an intern you will be mentored and supported by your employer and University supervisor, as you work on a real-world problem in an industry team setting.

The MInfoTech was developed as part of the Auckland ICT Graduate School, a joint initiative between the University of Waikato and the University of Auckland, to develop industry-ready ICT experts. The aim of the Information Technology programme at the University of Waikato is to meet the explosive demand for highly-skilled network and data professionals, coders, system architects, web developers and other work-ready ICT professionals. Technology is the fastest growing sector in New Zealand and with a $1.3 trillion projected growth in the global ICT industry from 2013-2020, the MInfoTech prepares you to make the most of the significant opportunities available in this industry.

Career opportunities

  • Internet/Multimedia Developer
  • Database Developer
  • Cloud Computing Developer
  • Data Security Developer
  • Network and Support Developer
  • Software Architect
  • Technical Consultant
  • Systems Administrator
  • GIS Analyst

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Cryptography
  • Topics in Computer Networks
  • Carrier and ISP Networks
  • Security for Advanced Networks
  • Cyber Security
  • Malware Analysis and Penetration Testing

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

120 - 240

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • For admission, students will need to have completed a relevant bachelor's degree, normally in Computer Science. You will need an average of at least B in 80 points of 300 level or above including at least 40 points in Computer Science or a related field.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25466 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25466 USD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    5109 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5109 USD per year during 18 months.
  • Fees (Domestic): $7,098-$8,505 per year
  • Fees (International): $35,375 (120 pts); $53,065 (180 pts)

Living costs for Hamilton

1470 - 2020 NZD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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