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Postgraduate Certificate in Science

Massey University

Subject area

Natural and Physical Sciences

Duration

17 Weeks

Total student fees

$5,080

over 17 Weeks - details

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

PGCertSc 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.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements: A Bachelors degree, with a minor with at least 30 credits at 300-level in the intended postgraduate subject; or a Bachelors degree followed by a Graduate Certificate of 60 credits endorsed in the intended postgraduate subject; or a Bachelors degree followed by a Graduate Diploma endorsed in the intended postgraduate subject.

Detailed requirements: See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


Duration

17 Weeks


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees (what you pay) $5,080 $5,080
Government tuition subsidy (what the government pays) $9,438 $9,438
Total $14,518 $14,518

StudyLink website – information about student loans

A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.


Student Success

Successful course completions 82%


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings $49,457
Earnings range $37,673 - $59,023
In employment 53%
In further study 43%
On a benefit 1%

All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Grants-in-Aid of Research Programmes

Provided by:

Massey University

Website:

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

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Alan MacDiarmid Scholarship

Provided by:

Masterton Trust Lands Trust - Secretary-Manager

Website:

http://ltm.org.nz/grants/scholarships/

Value:

$1000

Read more

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


Locations

Please note this qualification may not be available at all these locations. Please contact the provider for more information.

PALMERSTON NORTH

State Highway 57
PALMERSTON NORTH

WELLINGTON

Wallace Street
Mt Cook
WELLINGTON

Albany

Albany Expressway (SH17)
Albany

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.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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