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Makeup Artistry & Skincare

Studying at Elite opens up so many opportunities for you in the makeup and beauty industry.

Our students have access to paid internships with our industry partners like Caci, Forme & Cosmetic Clinic in New Zealand, or cruise ships and at Ragdale hall in the UK.

During your course you also:

  • Study using top brands like NYX and Ultraceuticals
  • Work with real clients in our on-site training spas
  • Get assistance with CV preparation and interview skills  

Our Makeup Artistry & Skincare Level 3 course starts in February 2020 and you’ll get access to the following!:

Pro Makeup Kit

Receive your Elite makeup kit packed with professional makeup products, including a set of brushes and all the makeup you’ll need for the looks you’ll master supplied by NYX with skincare by Joyce Blok.

Build your Look Book

Build your brand as a makeup artist, with hands on training in looks from day to night, photographic to corrective, fashion to special occasion. Adapt and evolve your own signature looks by practicing on yourself, polishing your own look, and on your classmates. You’ll graduate with a portfolio of work to wow prospective clients.

Exclusive industry exposure

Be the envy of your friends with “money can’t buy” exposure to the industry, through exclusive guest speakers.

You can choose to study makeup on its own or as part of one of our Collections.

Next Steps 

When you graduate from Elite you have the skills to create a career path of your choice. You can specialise in areas of freelance makeup artistry, cosmetic consultancy, specialised beauty therapy or owning your own salon!

Fill in the form on this page today to secure yourself a spot on our 2019 intakes. Do this today, so you don’t miss out!

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2020 Intake Dates

Wellington Campus 

1 February 2021
12 April 2021
21 July 2021  

Hamilton Campus 

1 February 2021
12 April 2021
12 July 2021   


18 weeks

Course Costs

You may qualify to have your 2018 course fees paid up to $12,000 for this programme by the government. Refer to the website www.feesfree.govt.nz to check and see if you are eligible

Tuition Fee: $7,758 (includes Compulsory Course Costs of $548). .to h

If you're eligible for fees free study you still need to apply for a Student Loan if you want to borrow course-related costs or living costs. You can apply through Studylink. Find out if you're eligible by calling StudyLink on Freephone 0800 88 99 00 or visit Studylink.govt.nz to qualify to have your 2018 course fees paid up to a maximum of $12,000 by the government.