Postgraduate Certificate in Design

Develop your design expertise and further your decision-making skills in as little as one semester with the Postgraduate Certificate in Design.

Become part of AUT’s vibrant, collaborative design culture and choose from a wide range of art and design papers. This programme is suitable for design professionals from all backgrounds, and can prepare you for further study in the Master of Design.

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Start date: 2021

Minimum entry requirements

  • Bachelor of Design; or
  • A relevant professional qualification or professional experience approved by the dean (or representative) to be equivalent to a bachelor’s degree

International student entry requirements

Other requirements

  • Applicants may be required to submit a portfolio of work and attend a selection interview

English language requirements

  • IELTS (Academic) 6.5 overall with all bands 6.0 or higher; or equivalent

English language requirements

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Application Guide

Develop your expertise in communication design, design for health and wellbeing, spatial design, strategic leadership in design, textile design and virtual production.

Quick facts
Programme code:
0.5 years full-time / part-time available
City Campus
22 Feb 2021
12 Jul 2021
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  • There may also be other fees and charges you need to pay. Learn more about fees to study at AUT
  • International students' tuition fees reflect the full cost of tuition. Domestic students' tuition fees are less due to a proportion of the tuition fees being funded by the New Zealand Government.

The information on this page was correct at time of publication. For a comprehensive overview of AUT qualifications, please refer to the Academic Calendar.

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