New Zealand Certificate in IT Essentials (Level 4)

This ICT qualification will provide you with essential skills for a career in the ICT industry and also provides automatic entry into the UCOL | Te Pūkenga Bachelor of ICT degree and the NZ Diploma in IT Technical Support.

In the NZ Certificate in IT Essentials, you will gain foundation skills in core ICT subject areas including database and information management, multimedia web design and development, programming, software design and development, and operating systems, hardware, and networking.

This programme has a practical, hands-on focus that enables students to demonstrate their skills and develop expertise in one of the world’s largest and fastest-growing industries.

Individual Papers
You can enrol in a number of individual papers from this programme instead of the whole degree to get new skills for your work, your next job and what really interests you. Click here to see the options. 

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NZ$10,663 Per Year

International student tuition fee

19 Week


Jul 2024

Start Month

Jun 2024

Application Deadline

Upcoming Intakes

  • July 2024
  • February 2025
  • July 2025

Mode of Study

  • Full Time