Master of Quality Systems
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 advanced theoretical and practical knowledge and skills in the areas of quality control, assurance, management and strategy. They will be able to synthesise a variety of analytical tools in analysing their business, to continuously improve industrial processes and systems to achieve sustainable ongoing improvement in manufacturing or service delivery capability with a goal of six sigma capability. They will have a critical understanding of systems thinking and its application to organisational quality and its management. Graduates will be able to communicate effectively, work independently and in teams, be able to learn effectively and seek appropriate information to further their knowledge and solve organisational problems. They will be able to undertake self directed, advanced research utilising appropriate information sources.
Key Information for Students
A relevant Bachelors degree, with a minimum B average over the 300-level course, or equivalent; or a Bachelors degree in a related field, with a minimum B average over the 300-level course and a minimum five years' professional experience in quality management or related area; or a Bachelors degree with Honours, with a minimum B average; or a Postgraduate Diploma in Quality Systems, with a minimum B average, or equivalent.
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||$44,055 - $83,899|
|In further study||9%|
|On a benefit||1%|
All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
Examples of related scholarships
WMS International Exchange Scholarship
University of Waikato - Scholarships Office
Europe $2,500;USA, Canada, and Mexico $2,000; and Asia $1,500.
Kawerau A6 Scholarship
Opeke Ahuwhenua Trust
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.