New Zealand tertiary education providers that offer programmes in creative arts and designs are focused in helping students grow their creativity.   Students work on real world projects and learn from leading industry professionals. From day one, students will use digital design software, 3D printers, laser cutters and other state-of-the-art creative technologies.

The following New Zealand qualifications in the field of creative arts and design are popular amongst international students.

of New Zealand Qualification NZQF
Minimum Entry Requirements Estimated
Tuition Fee
Bachelor of Arts and Media 7 3 years High school graduate.
IELTS score of 6.5.
Submit an arts portfolio.
NZ$18,900 per year
Bachelor of Creativity (Creative Technologies) 7 3 years •High school graduate.
•IELTS score of 6.5.
NZ$19,950 per year
Graduate Diploma in Creativity (Digital Media) 7 1 year •High school graduate.
•IELTS score of 6.5.
New Zealand Diploma in Creativity 6 2 years •High school graduate.
•IELTS score of 6.0
From NZ$ 21,310 per year