Postgraduate Certificate in Science

University of Canterbury

Subject area

Natural and Physical Sciences not elsewhere classified

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Entry requirements

An approved Bachelor's degree.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will have an advanced level of knowledge in their discipline or area of specialization. They will have been introduced to theoretically sophisticated subject matter in their discipline or area of specialization and have developed skills in the critical evaluation of academic literature in their discipline and in the synthesis of information and the communication of their findings in both oral and written form.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Other Natural and Physical Sciences at this level can earn:

$48,000

Median earnings one year after study

$54,000

Median earnings two years after study

$67,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

66%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

GCSB Women in STEM Scholarship

Provided by:

New Zealand Intelligence Community - Organisational Development New Zealand Intelligence Community

Website:

https://www.gcsb.govt.nz/working-for-us/gcsb-women-in-stem-scholarship/

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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Computer Science High Achievers Award

Provided by:

University of Canterbury - The Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.canterbury.ac.nz

Value:

$2,000

Read more

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.

Sources

NZQA supplies course information based on material from the provider.

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