Bachelor Degrees in New Zealand

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New Zealand's education system ranks high on world standard assessments. Whether in a Bachelor of Music, Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Sport and Recreation, Bachelor of Business, Bachelor of Commerce or Bachelor of Dance Studies, students can be sure they will learn the essential knowledge and skills at a school in New Zealand to prepare them for success in their professional careers or further education.

Bachelor degrees are conferred upon graduates after three to four years of study at any of over 33 universities, colleges, polytechnics and private institutions across the islands. New Zealand's higher education system includes eight universities, all of which rank highly in QS World University Rankings.

To learn more about how you can apply to enroll in a Bachelor program in New Zealand at a university, college, polytechnic or other academic institution, simply scroll down and click to read more, today!

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Bachelor of Communication

Massey Business School
Campus or Online Full time Part time 3 years March 2018 New Zealand Palmerston North Auckland Wellington + 3 more

Massey’s Bachelor of Communication (BC) builds the skills you need to make an outstanding contribution in whatever field of communication interests you. This relevant three-year degree is unique in New Zealand. You’ll join our graduates with exciting careers around the world. [+]

Combine your love of words and creativity with the study of business to become a highly-employable communication specialist.

Massey’s Bachelor of Communication (BC) builds the skills you need to make an outstanding contribution in whatever field of communication interests you. This relevant three-year degree is unique in New Zealand. You’ll join our graduates with exciting careers around the world.

The world needs communicators. It needs people who have the creativity and imagination to develop content that will inspire and connect people, and the logic, analysis and language skills to delivery that content in a strategic and meaningful way. Massey University’s BC will give you these skills.... [-]


Bachelor of Business

Massey Business School
Campus or Online Full time Part time 3 years March 2018 New Zealand Palmerston North Auckland + 2 more

Massey University’s Bachelor of Business is about you getting the most from your studies in business, so you can go on to a great career. [+]

Massey University’s Bachelor of Business is about you getting the most from your studies in business, so you can go on to a great career.

Why companies employ Massey business graduates

The Bachelor of Business will give you the leadership, communication and critical thinking skills that will make you a sought-after employee.

Real-world experience, while you study

The Massey Business School has great links with potential employers and communities. You will spend time learning while helping local community organisations that need specialist help.

An internship course is also an integral part of the Bachelor of Business, This course involves working for a relevant company while you are studying. This will help you build relationships with potential employers. It is great for your CV and gives you the chance to see how your learning will be applied in the real world.... [-]


Bachelor of Aviation Management

Massey Business School
Campus or Online Full time Part time 3 years March 2018 New Zealand Palmerston North + 1 more

The Bachelor of Aviation Management is a dedicated aviation qualification which will introduce you various aspects of the exciting aviation industry. If you have a passion for aviation, you enjoy working with other people, you are interested in working towards a management role in a global business, then this degree is for you. [+]

The Bachelor of Aviation Management is a dedicated aviation qualification which will introduce you various aspects of the exciting aviation industry. If you have a passion for aviation, you enjoy working with other people, you are interested in working towards a management role in a global business, then this degree is for you.

You will gain an understanding of the human factors in aviation, airline strategic management, and airport operational management as well as have the opportunity to undertake an internship course (aviation practicum).

If you are already employed in the aviation industry the BAvMan qualification also provides a route to improve your skills and knowledge to further your career in aviation.... [-]


Bachelor of Accountancy

Massey Business School
Campus or Online Full time Part time 3 years March 2018 New Zealand Palmerston North Auckland + 2 more

Massey University’s Bachelor of Accountancy is the only Bachelor of Accountancy offered in New Zealand. It will give you the skills you need to be a sought-after employee, both in New Zealand and internationally. [+]

Massey University’s Bachelor of Accountancy is the only Bachelor of Accountancy offered in New Zealand. It will give you the skills you need to be a sought-after employee, both in New Zealand and internationally.

It is a specialised degree that leads you to an accountancy career and membership of one of the professional accounting organisations.

Study to suit your interests

The BAcc degree includes a solid foundation of compulsory courses, but it also provides some flexibility to choose courses for yourself. It's a specialised degree that can lead to an accountancy career and membership in one or more of the professional accounting organisations.

Many career options ... [-]

Bachelor of Sport & Recreation

Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology
Campus Full time 3 years March 2018 New Zealand Tauranga

Experience a mind-blowing adventure through the human body and find out what it’s capable of! This is how you turn a passion for sport, health and fitness into a rewarding career. [+]

Experience a mind-blowing adventure through the human body and find out what it’s capable of! This is how you turn a passion for sport, health and fitness into a rewarding career.

It’s a highly enjoyable programme with plenty of hours spent at sport organisations and recreation centres, gaining industry knowledge and making valuable contacts.

Topics include anatomy and physiology, nutrition, exercise prescription, coaching, outdoor leadership, personal training, legal issues, event management, sports psychology, and athletic conditioning.

A new paper even gives you the option of studying sport performance analysis – providing play by play live feedback to enhance individual or team performances.... [-]


Bachelor of Creative Industries

Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology
Campus Full time 3 years February 2018 New Zealand Tauranga

Blending graphic design, visual art and fashion in an interdisciplinary setting, the Bachelor of Creative Industries is all about allowing you to learn the diverse range of skills required by creative industries. [+]

Blending graphic design, visual art and fashion in an interdisciplinary setting, the Bachelor of Creative Industries is all about allowing you to learn the diverse range of skills required by creative industries.

Taught in connected learning spaces supporting creativity and collaboration, you’ll learn by doing using unique learning tools and taught by some of New Zealand’s most talented artists, fashion designers and leading industry experts.

Real-world outcomes ensure our graduates are what industry demands – people who are able to communicate and collaborate and to provide amazing possibilities across a wide range of creative industries.

Key points: Collaborative creativity across graphic design, visual art and fashion Creative thinking and problem-solving techniques Real world projects Business skills for creatives Practical skills in graphic design, visual art and fashion technologies Artistic authenticity, integrity and independence Content Details ... [-]

Bachelor of Creative Technologies

Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology
Campus Full time Part time 3 years March 2018 New Zealand Rotorua + 1 more

Study a range of technologies: art; graphic design; fashion; and interior design, to participate and contribute to the creative industries. [+]

Programme aim

Study a range of technologies: art; graphic design; fashion; and interior design, to participate and contribute to the creative industries.

The programme is delivered within an applied and collaborative creative technologies environment learners will scaffold and broaden their knowledge, skills and application.

Award information

To achieve the award of the Bachelor of Creative Technologies: Te Tohu Paetahi Tū Tāngata, students must pass a total of 360 credits as specified in the programme structure, including:

120 credits at Level 5; 135 credits at Level 6; and 105 credits at Level 7. Knowledge and skills you will gain

Upon successful completion graduates within their creative technologies discipline will be able to:... [-]


Bachelor of Computing, Communications and Technology

Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology
Campus Full time Part time 3 years July 2018 New Zealand Rotorua + 1 more

Gain the theoretical and applied knowledge of both the hardware and software fields of computing with specialisations in the design and maintenance of computer systems, databases, programming, operating systems, computer networking, internet and web development, gaming and animation, technical support and embedded controller applications for a wide range of industries. [+]

Programme information Tuition fee $19,950 Intakes February, July Minimum IELTS 6.0 with no band less than 5.5 Duration (length of study) 3 years Programme aim

The primary aim of the this programme is to provide students with a thorough theoretical and applied knowledge of both the hardware and software fields of computing with specialisations in the design and maintenance of computer systems, databases, programming, operating systems, computer networking, internet and web development, gaming and animation, technical support and embedded controller applications for a wide range of industries. This will enable them to be work ready on graduation, and to maintain their currency and develop their discipline by ongoing professional development.... [-]


Bachelor of Applied Management

Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology
Campus Full time Part time 3 years July 2018 New Zealand Rotorua + 1 more

Take a holistic view of organisations and examine the interface between education, organisations and the community from a socioeconomic perspective to a specific business field. [+]

Programme information Tuition fee $19,950 Intakes February, May, July, November Minimum IELTS 6.0 with no band less than 5.5 Duration (length of study) 3 years Programme aim

This degree offers students a programme of study that will enable them to take a holistic view of organisations and examine the interface between education, organisations and the community from a socioeconomic perspective to a specific business field.

This qualification will provide students with the skills and knowledge of management required to successfully work in the business sector of Aotearoa/New Zealand.

This degree also aims to provide regional contextualisation for applied management study.... [-]


Bachelor of Applied Hospitality and Tourism Management

Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology
Campus Full time Part time 3 years July 2018 New Zealand Rotorua + 1 more

This qualification provides students who have a particular interest in the service sector a range of specialised learning in the tourism and hotel/hospitality industry. The specialist knowledge gained from the Hotel Management major is to clearly give advantage to students who wish to pursue careers in the hotel/hospitality industry. [+]

Information for international students Tuition fee $19,950 Intakes February, July Minimum IELTS 6.0 with no band less than 5.5 Duration (length of study) 3 years Programme aim

This qualification provides students who have a particular interest in the service sector a range of specialised learning in the tourism and hotel/hospitality industry. The specialist knowledge gained from the Hotel Management major is to clearly give advantage to students who wish to pursue careers in the hotel/hospitality industry. Similarly, the Tourism Operations major allows for specialist advantage in the nature of Tourism operations.

Those choosing to study the degree without majors are able to determine their learning to accommodate diversity in both tourism operations and hotel management. Students' study is complimented with business, management and communications skills enabling graduates the ability to contribute in hotel/hospitality and tourism at varying levels of decision making.... [-]


Bachelor of Viticulture and Winemaking

Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology
Campus or Online Full time Part time 3 - 6 years February 2018 New Zealand Auckland New Zealand Online + 2 more

The Marlborough region has over 100 wineries, more than 550 independent growers and 77% of New Zealand's total wine production. NMIT has been delivering these programmes since 1991. You will gain an in-depth, professional degree covering both growing grapes (viticulture) and winemaking. It includes a six-week practical vintage, vineyard experience and a final year research project. [+]

Our Viticulture and Winemaking programmes are based in Marlborough, New Zealand's largest viticulture and wine production region.

The Marlborough region has over 100 wineries, more than 550 independent growers and 77% of New Zealand's total wine production. NMIT has been delivering these programmes since 1991. You will gain an in-depth, professional degree covering both growing grapes (viticulture) and winemaking. It includes a six-week practical vintage, vineyard experience and a final year research project.

You will be taught by well qualified, industry experienced staff and Plant and Food Research scientists. You will be equipped with the knowledge and skills needed to work in the industry because the programme was developed in consultation with key industry players including Pernod Ricard, Indevin, Wither Hills, WaterForce, Wine Marlborough and Plant and Food Research. ... [-]


Bachelor of Arts and Media

Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology
Campus Full time Part time 3 years February 2018 New Zealand Nelson Auckland New Zealand Online + 3 more

Our Bachelor of Arts and Media programme will provide you with the fundamental skills to move into personal practice or a variety of careers within the arts, design and media industries, or to pursue further study. [+]

Study art and design in the creative hub of Nelson.

Based in a region blessed with stunning natural landscapes and an abundance of sunshine hours, you'll be able to draw on the same creative influences that have attracted more than 350 practicing artists and designers to the region.

Our Bachelor of Arts and Media programme will provide you with the fundamental skills to move into personal practice or a variety of careers within the arts, design and media industries, or to pursue further study.

You'll develop the ability to generate innovative ideas and design solutions grounded in academic and technical excellence, effective use of visual language and extensive specialist knowledge in 2-D and 3-D design including painting, graphic design, animation, photography, digital video, illustration and jewellery.... [-]


Bachelor of Information Technology

Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology
Campus Full time Part time 3 years February 2018 New Zealand Nelson Auckland New Zealand Online + 3 more

This programme focuses on the theoretical and practical aspects of computers and their application in business and industry and provides entry to postgraduate study. [+]

A professional degree that will prepare you for the workforce in a range of information technology related jobs.

This programme focuses on the theoretical and practical aspects of computers and their application in business and industry and provides entry to postgraduate study.

Supportive study environment

We offer students a comfortable and non-threatening learning environment. We are proud of the achievements of our students and our graduates. We know that our programmes will challenge you, but that you will feel supported by us and excited about your future once you decide to study with us.

Range of specialisms

In your second and third year, choose to specialise in networking, information systems or software and web development.... [-]


Bachelor of Media and Creative Technologies

The University of Waikato
Campus Full time 3 years March 2018 New Zealand Hamilton Tauranga + 1 more

The Bachelor of Media and Creative Technologies (BMCT) is a cross-disciplinary degree that explores the impact of creative technologies in arts and media in the 21st century. With a particular focus on online audio and video, portable devices, networking and an on-demand culture, the degree examines how we have transformed today's creative environment, and how this promises more innovative ways to create and share content in future. [+]

The Bachelor of Media and Creative Technologies (BMCT) is a cross-disciplinary degree that explores the impact of creative technologies in arts and media in the 21st century. With a particular focus on online audio and video, portable devices, networking and an on-demand culture, the degree examines how we have transformed today's creative environment, and how this promises more innovative ways to create and share content in future.

The BMCT has interconnections with other departments, including Music, Dance (Sport & Leisure Studies), Māori Performing and Creative Arts and Computer Science/Graphic Design. The combination promises the development of skills in a variety of contemporary mediated creative practices, and a thorough conceptual and critical understanding of their cultural impact.... [-]


Bachelor of Tourism

The University of Waikato
Campus Full time 3 years March 2018 New Zealand Hamilton Tauranga + 1 more

In the Bachelor of Tourism (BTour), you will specialise in the field of Tourism and Society, and develop an understanding of the complex connections between tourism, society and the environment. A field of study is a general area of study that includes a number of related subjects. [+]

Tourism is New Zealand's fastest growing industry and it needs people with the right mix of skills – managerial, environmental and cultural – to steer that growth in the best direction. The Bachelor of Tourism from Waikato equips you with a range of skills and knowledge required for careers in this exciting industry.

In the Bachelor of Tourism (BTour), you will specialise in the field of Tourism and Society, and develop an understanding of the complex connections between tourism, society and the environment. A field of study is a general area of study that includes a number of related subjects.

Career opportunities Adventure Tourism Manager Ecotourism Developer Hotel, Lodge and Resort Manager Outdoor Leisure Events Manager Regional or National Tourism Planner Tourism and Travel Writer Tourism Consultant Tourism Entrepreneur Tourism Policy Analyst Main Subject Geography - Major Management Education Abroad - Specialisation Practical experience ... [-]