Postgraduate Diploma in Sustainable Aquaculture

Te Pukenga TA Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology Limited

Subject area

Aquaculture

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Entry requirements

Academic Requirements: Applicants must have: * Graduated with a degree or honours degree in any science discipline from a New Zealand tertiary institution accredited to offer qualifications at this level; OR * Graduated with a degree from an overseas tertiary institution, deemed by the Academic Committee to be of equivalent standing. English Language Requirements: All applicants must have a level of English sufficient to be able to study at this level. Those students whose first language is not English should have: * An international English Language Testing System (IELTS) overall academic score of at least 6.5 (with at least 6.0 in each band) issued within the last two years or equivalent.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The aim of the Postgraduate Diploma in Sustainable Aquaculture programme is to produce work-ready graduates with the personal attributes, advanced specialised knowledge and practical skills necessary to make an immediate and innovative contribution to sustainable aquaculture development whether locally, nationally or internationally.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies at this level can earn:

$55,000

Median earnings one year after study

$57,000

Median earnings two years after study

$71,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

83%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Ikawai Community Scholarship

Provided by:

Waimate Accountants - Ikawai Community Scholarship Fund C/-

Value:

Varies, could be up to $5000

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Bashford-Nicholls Trust Vocational Study Scholarships

Provided by:

Royce Nicholls Trust/Margaret Bashford Trust

Website:

https://bashford-nicholls.org.nz/

Value:

$1,000

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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 422 733
Phone: (03) 546 9175
Fax: (03) 546 3325
Email: info@nmit.ac.nz
Web: http://www.nmit.ac.nz

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Sources

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