Information Technology, Postgraduate Certificate | Online (optional) | University of Auckland | Auckland, New Zealand
6 months
14250 USD/year
2944 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Designed for students with a non ICT-related bachelors degree, the Postgraduate Certificate in Information Technology from University of Auckland will teach you the specialist skills you need to kick-start your ICT career. 

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If you've ever considered working in the ICT sector, the Postgraduate Certificate in Information Technology from University of Auckland is the programme for you. This intensive programme offers a supercharged route into the ICT industry and is ideal if you already have an undergraduate degree in a non ICT-related subject.

You'll gain fundamental skills in software development, including up-to-date knowledge of object-oriented programming and design, web technologies and databases, which will complement your existing critical thinking and communication abilities.


PGCertInfoTech graduates are employed in roles as diverse as database developers and data security specialists. You can look forward to joining them as you ignite your career in the ICT industry.

Jobs related to this programme

  • Communications specialist
  • Cybersecurity support
  • Business analyst
  • Database support
  • Internet/multimedia developer
  • Network support
  • Systems administrator
  • Technical consultant

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Programming for Industry 
  • Programming with Web Technologies

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


60 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You must have completed an undergraduate degree, in any discipline, at a recognised university (or similar institution) with a GPE of 4.0.   

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14250 USD per year during 6 months.
  • National

    2944 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2944 USD per year during 6 months.
  • Domestic: NZ$4,998
  • International: NZ$24,193 – $24,311

Living costs for Auckland

1400 - 2200 NZD /month
Living costs

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


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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