Unitec Institute of Technology , Mount Albert, New Zealand

About Unitec Institute of Technology

Unitec Institute of Technology in New Zealand’s largest institute of technology, with more than 20,000 students studying over 150 work-oriented programmes. From cutting-edge research to industry-recognized study programmes, the institute is committed to excellence in learning and teaching. It's staffed come from many different backgrounds and has a wide range of experience, knowledge and research interests. The Institute is home to students from many different countries. 

Unitec is New Zealand's largest insti .......

  • Unitec is largest institute of technology in New Zealand, with more than 20,000 students studying over 150 work-oriented programmes
  • It offers employment-focused education with dynamic, inclusive, environmentally sustainable and proudly smoke free zone
  • Unitec is a culturally diverse institute with students from more than 80 different countries

Unitec Institute of Technology Tuition Fees

Courses Duration Tuition Fees
Medicine and HealthCare (1 Courses) 3 year NZD 22056
Engineering (4 Courses) 2 Year - 3 Year NZD 22489 - NZD 22714
Science (2 Courses) 2 Year - 3 Year NZD 21200 - NZD 23150
Arts (1 Courses) 3 year NZD 22056
Information Technology (IT) (4 Courses) 1 Year - 3 Year NZD 20145 - NZD 23150
Banking & Finance (1 Courses) 12 month NZD 19992
Management (3 Courses) 2 year NZD 22277 - NZD 23150

New Zealand Living Expenses

In addition to your tuition and insurance fees, you will need between $20,000 and $25,000 per year ($380–480 per week) for accommodation/rent, food expenses, transportation costs, phone bills, internet usage and entertainment. No matter what your tuition or course fee is, the average living expense will be same for everyone. Please note that these amounts are just recommendations, Immigration New Zealand requirement is $15,000 per year plus return airfare or additional $2,000.

General expenses Cost
(in NZ dollars)
Rent (per month) $800–$950
Groceries (per week) $100–$150
Gym membership (per year) $300
Entertainment (per week) $50
Milk (per litre) $3
Coca Cola (per can) $2
Cup of Coffee $3–$5
Lunch from University food hall or campus café $7–$12
Local calls made from a cell-phone $0.50–$1.50
Taxi - 5 km ride $10–$12
Movie ticket $10–$14
Visit to doctor $45–$85

Know more about Studying in New Zealand

Tuition Fees in New Zealand (1st Year Average) BE/Btech NZD 24605 | MBA NZD 25694| MS NZD 29178 | BSc NZD 30702 | BBA NZD 22863 | MEng NZD 41589 | MIM NZD 34186 | MFin NZD 142025
Average Accomodation & Food Costs in New Zealand NZD 1250 Per Month
Entrance Exams in New Zealand TOEFL: 74 | IELTS: 6 |PTE: 53
Work and Study in New Zealand Permitted for 20 hours/week with a valid study permit.
Post Study Work Permit in New Zealand One to Three Years Depending on the Region.
Cost of Student Visa in New Zealand NZD 295
Student Visa in New Zealand If a student wants to study full time in New Zealand for more than three months, and is willing to pay the full cost of the course, Fee-Paying Student Visa is for him/her.
Intakes in New Zealand There are Two Main Intakes in New Zealand: January Intake and July Intake.
Top Job Sectors in New Zealand Engineering, Software Developing/Programming, Medicine, Education, Accounts, Electrician, Automotive Technician, etc.
Economy in New Zealand Growth Rate of 2.8% (2018), 2.5% (2019e), 2.7% (2020e), 22nd Largest in the World by Nominal
Unitec Institute of Technology Average Tuition Fee Per Year

$ 19,992


$ 23,150

Overall cost of living

$ 10,975

Campus accommodation

$ 7,902

* Please note that fees may vary. Always check the exact cost of the program and bear in mind likely additional expenses.

University Of Sheffield English Score Required

IELTS UG : 6.0

IELTS PG : 6.5



PTE UG : 50

PTE PG : 58

* Please note that minimum score required for English language may vary from course to couse.Always check exact requirement for the programme.