Bachelor of Information Sciences

Massey University

Subject area

Computer Science

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Entry requirements

A New Zealand university entrance qualification or equivalent. A mathematics subject is recommended.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

BInfSc graduates will have breadth of knowledge across several information science disciplines and knowledge of one or more to advanced levels. They will be critical thinkers, able to communicate effectively and have good quantitative and computing skills. They will have specialised in one or more of the information sciences and will be able to solve a range of both theoretical and practical problems and will have acquired the ability to work independently and with groups. BInfSc graduates will possess the necessary foundations to undertake further study at the postgraduate level.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Computer Science at this level can earn:

$50,000

Median earnings one year after study

$56,000

Median earnings two years after study

$72,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

85%

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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CrazyGames.com Annual Student Scholarship

Provided by:

CrazyGames.com - Scholarships Coordinator

Website:

http://crazygames.com/scholarship

Value:

$1,500 USD Worldwide Student Scholarship

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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 627 739
Phone: (06) 356 9099
Fax: (06) 350 2263
Email: contact@massey.ac.nz
Web: http://www.massey.ac.nz

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Sources

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