become a Cloud engineer

Learn to solve complex problems using the latest in Cloud technology. You’ll learn enterprise networks, network infrastructure, messaging solutions and information sharing systems using Cloud-based solutions that are scalable, reliable and on-demand.  

Graduates of this programme will competent in Windows Server, SQL, Sharepoint, System Centre and Private Cloud. You will be able to build and run a virtualisation environment, active directory services, public and private Clouds, and will have a working knowledge of network infrastructure and security.


When you graduate from AMES IT you will get access to our unique 'Graduate Platform'. Our Graduate Platform holds a growing pool of employers from the IT industry. These employers advertise jobs on our Graduate Platform exclusively to our AMES IT alumni.



24 July 2017


  • Database administrators earn $71,000 - $97,000 per year!


The tech industry is New Zealand’s third largest export earner, and the fastest growing sector!


AMES provides students with a gateway to the IT industry and jobs of the future. We support and inspire dynamic, team-orientated and technically talented graduates who will help to grow New Zealand’s global reputation as skilled innovators while propelling their own careers forward.

*Term dates are subject to change, pending enrolment numbers, availability and any unforeseen funding fluctuations. AMES reserves the right to modify schedules to best accommodate the internal running of the institute and to best serve the student learning experience. 
**Animation College, as the registered PTE, awards all of the qualifications that are offered by AMES - The Institute of IT.
*** Source: & Source:, 2015 Information and Communication Technology report