Bachelor of Horticultural Science

Massey University

Subject area

Horticulture

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Entry requirements

Admission to the Degree of Bachelor of Horticultural Science requires that the candidate will meet the University admission requirements as specified.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The Bachelor of Horticultural Science programme aims to produce graduates with a broad knowledge of horticultural science, technology, production, logistics and pre- and post-harvest management with an applied focus on experiential learning and real world competencies. Graduates will be able to identify causes of food safety and quality problems, discuss and explain current issues and methods for managing food safety and quality across all sectors of the food industry. A key aim is to teach a food safety culture approach to avoid behavioural issues that are the core of most food safety issues.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Horticulture and Viticulture at this level can earn:

$54,000

Median earnings one year after study

$58,000

Median earnings two years after study

($1)

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

90%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Wakatū Tertiary Education Scholarship

Provided by:

Wakatu Incorporation New Zealand

Website:

http://www.wakatu.org/tertiary-education-scholarships-form/

Value:

Fees and Books

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College of Humanities and Social Sciences International Excellence Scholarship

Provided by:

Massey University

Website:

http://www.massey.ac.nz/massey/admission/scholarships-bursaries-awards/

Value:

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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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