Postgraduate Diploma in Forestry
University of Canterbury
Total student fees
over 1 Year - details
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
Graduates will have gained advanced theoretical and practical knowledge of forestry science and can apply and communicate effectively forestry principles and concepts. They will understand, evaluate and review new information critically; engage in rigorous intellectual analysis, criticism and problem solving; work independently; carry out research, and communicate effectively concepts, results, and conclusions. Completion of this degree can lead to professional employment or the possibility of enrolling in the Master of Forest Science.
Key Information for Students
Bachelor's degree in Forestry or a related study in New Zealand; or bachelor's degree and relevant experience in a forestry related area.
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:
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Examples of related scholarships
Ngā Karahipi Uru Rākau – Forestry Scholarships
Ministry for Primary Industries - Head Office
$8000 p/a for each of the 4 years towards tuition and living costs
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?
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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.