Master of Geographic Information Science
University of Canterbury
Earth Sciences not elsewhere classified
Total student fees
over 2 Years - details
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
Graduates will have advanced knowledge in the field, with the ability to study independently; carry out original research; and plan, execute and present the finding of applied Geographic Information Science projects. Graduates from the programme will be qualified to work as GIS professionals in research, government and industry.
Key Information for Students
A Postgraduate Diploma in Geographic Information Science or equivalent; or a relevant university degree including study of GIS at a high level; or a degree and significant relevant work experience.
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
|Earnings range||$41,439 - $68,590|
|In further study||23%|
|On a benefit||N/A|
All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
Examples of related scholarships
Eamon Molloy Memorial Scholarship
University of Canterbury - The Scholarships Office
Up to $15,000
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.
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.