Master of Science

Auckland University of Technology

Subject area

Natural and Physical Sciences not elsewhere classified



2 Years

Total student fees


over 2 Years - details

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

MSc graduates will have advanced knowledge and understanding in their chosen field of science. They will be critical and reflective, with strong applied research capability. They will have demonstrated the ability to engage in a sustained period of research, and may progress to further study at doctoral level.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements: A relevant bachelor's degree completed to a merit standard.

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


2 Years

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees (what you pay) $7,711 $15,422
Government tuition subsidy (what the government pays) $6,893 $13,786
Total $14,604 $29,208

StudyLink website – information about student loans

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

Student Success

Successful course completions 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

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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 288 864
Phone: (09) 921 9999
Fax: (09) 921 9812


Please note this qualification may not be available at all these locations. Please contact the provider for more information.


Level 2, WA Block
55 Wellesley Street East

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.

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

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