Master of Computer and Information Sciences

Auckland University of Technology

Subject area

Information Technology

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Entry requirements

A relevant bachelor's degree or equivalent completed to a merit standard.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

MCIS graduates will have advanced technical, creative, analytical and conceptual abilities, coupled with an understanding of their chosen specialisation. They will have the capability, credibility and judgement to manage significant software development projects and be able to lead teams of IT professionals engaged in analysis, design, construction, implementation, technical support and service delivery. They will have demonstrated an ability to undertake a sustained period of research and may progress to further study at doctoral level.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Information Technology at this level can earn:

$55,000

Median earnings one year after study

$62,000

Median earnings two years after study

$74,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

79%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust - Bachelor with Honours Awards

Provided by:

Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust - Manager

Website:

http://www.kateedgertrust.org.nz/

Value:

$8,000

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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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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
Email: courseinfo@aut.ac.nz
Web: http://www.aut.ac.nz

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