Diploma in Cloud Engineering


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      Full-time / Part-time

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Now is the time to future-proof your career with our online Diploma in Cloud Engineering, where you learn to tackle complex cloud-based projects in the real world.

You’ll learn to design and build scalable and reliable cloud-based solutions that tests your problem-solving skills and builds your working knowledge of network infrastructure and security.

We believe in learning by doing, so you’ll spend less time on theory and more time working in a team on relevant and stimulating assignments.

This Diploma in Cloud Engineering helps you gain expertise in designing, planning, and scaling cloud implementations. Our Cloud Engineering course helps you master the core skill sets required to design and deploy dynamically scalable and reliable applications on popular cloud providers such as Microsoft Azure and AWS.


Small Class Sizes
So you will get great support from your tutors.

Job Opportunities
Study now to enter the growing cloud computing industry.

Learn by Doing
Spend less time on theory, more time on team-based, practical work.



Here’s a taste of what you’ll learn:

  • Assess risks for security in a cloud environment and use specialised knowledge to implement and manage multi tenancy.
  • Apply advanced knowledge to configure a hybrid cloud environment.
  • Implement advanced level scripting to support complex autonomous and flexible environments. 
  • Research and apply design concepts to implement and configure a platform to support a multi-vendor cloud scenario. 



The full time option of this Diploma is delivered completely online during the scheduled learning hours of 12pm-4pm Monday to Friday. 

Part Time

The part-time option is delivered three nights per week over two years to fit around your schedule. You'll need to be available between 5:30pm - 8:45pm on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

*subject to change


Industry Partnerships

Our Tech Faculty have built, and continue to build, strong partnerships with leading tech educators and organisations in New Zealand and around the world, boosting our students’ skills and graduates’ visibility within the tech industry. A direct result of this gives our year two cloud engineer students access to AWS certifications, which upon successful completion, enhances their career opportunities. 



A bit more information


Microsoft Azure, AWS (Amazon Web Services) Data centre login credentials, Hyper-V, Virtual Machine Manager, Linux, Windows 2016 server, Hyper V, Remote desktop utility.


Domestic students

(Eligible for 'fees-free' study)

International students

  • Tuition Fees: $20,500 (NZD)
  • Course Related Costs: $2000 (NZD) (fees are subject to change)

Please note fees are subject to change.

Entry Requirements

Students who enrol in the online programme will need access to a computer with prescribed basic hardware requirements as per marketing material, a microphone, and a reliable internet connection.

Domestic Students: 

  • 17yrs+
  • Applicants must have successfully completed the New Zealand Diploma in System Administration (Level 6) or equivalent or have relevant trade experience.

International Students: 

  • 18yrs+ 
  • English language competency equivalent to IELTS 6.0 Academic with no band less than 5.5.
  • Applicants must have successfully completed the New Zealand Diploma in System Administration (Level 6) or equivalent or have relevant trade experience.


Want to Know More?

Go on, ask us anything. A student advisor will be in touch to help find the best fit for you.


Qualifications are issued by Yoobee Colleges Ltd. Yoobee Colleges Ltd is an NZQA Category 1 provider, the highest rating a school can be awarded by the Government.

Term dates are subject to change pending enrolment numbers, availability and unforeseen funding fluctuations. Yoobee Colleges Ltd reserves the right to modify schedules to make sure the College runs well and students are offered the best learning experience.

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