Postgraduate Certificate in Science and Technology

Massey University

Subject area

Natural and Physical Sciences

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Entry requirements

Bachelor's degree in appropriate science and technology subjects or equivalent, including appropriate background knowledge for the papers to be taken.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

PGCertScTech graduates will have advanced knowledge to enhance professional development and skills in a new area of applied science, science, technology or veterinary science, or to update their knowledge and skills in the area in which they graduated. They will be critical thinkers, able to communicate effectively and have good quantitative skills. They will be able to solve a range of both theoretical and practical problems, have acquired the ability to work independently and with groups.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Natural and Physical Sciences at this level can earn:

$48,000

Median earnings one year after study

$52,000

Median earnings two years after study

$65,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

57%

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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Elsie and Laura Lehmann Trust

Provided by:

Massey University

Website:

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

Value:

At the discretion of the Selection Committee

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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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