About the course
IT capability is an integral factor in business success, and employers are seeking skilled work-ready employees with key skills. The MInfoTech has been designed to provide students with experience of the workplace and workplace skills while furthering their IT skills. A feature of the programme is a directed research internship course, ensuring students gain industry specific skills and experience.
An approved bachelor degree. Those students who have an honours degree with the required grade average may take 120 credits to complete the MInfoTech.
About the provider
The University of Waikato, located in the central North Island cities of Hamilton and Tauranga, is an internationally recognised tertiary institution offering degree programmes designed to produce job-ready graduates. Each year, the University provides more than 2,000 industry placements and internship opportunities, believing its students benefit from the chance to put the theory they have learnt in classrooms, into practice in a real-world employment environment. When students choose to study at waikato, they gain a globally recognised education. In 2019, the QS World University Rankings placed the University of Waikato 266th in the world, an improvement of 135 places in five years. The University is also in the top 5% of all globally ranked institutions for research impact, meaning their research is among some of the most influential in the world.