Master of Science

University of Canterbury

Subject area

Other Natural and Physical Sciences

Duration

2

2 Years

Total student fees

$16,100

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates can: demonstrate advanced knowledge of a subject of science; apply and communicate effectively scientific principles and concepts; understand, evaluate, access and review, critically, new information (including findings and discussions in the literature); engage in rigorous intellectual analysis, criticism and problem solving; work independently; carry out research, write a composite report and communicate effectively concepts, results, and conclusions. Completion of this degree can lead to professional employment or the possibility of doctoral study.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Bachelor of Science

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


Duration

2 Years


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$8,050 $16,100
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$13,767 $27,534
Total $21,817 $43,633

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.


Student Success

N/A


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings $53,328
Earnings range $40,664 - $61,536
In employment 67%
In further study 27%
On a benefit 1%

All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

GCSB Tertiary Scholarship

Provided by:

New Zealand Intelligence Community - Organisational Development New Zealand Intelligence Community

Website:

https://www.nzic.govt.nz

Value:

The value of this award is $10,000, which can be spread over three years depending on your study plans.

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Walter Jones Scholarship

Provided by:

University of Canterbury - The Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.canterbury.ac.nz

Value:

Tuition fees at the New Zealand domestic rate.

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 827 748
Phone: (03) 369 3999
Web: http://www.canterbury.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Where does this information come from?

The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.

The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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