Postgraduate Diploma in Science

University of Otago

Subject area

Other Natural and Physical Sciences

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Entry requirements

A Bachelor of Science degree or equivalent.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This diploma programme involves advanced coursework and research in a chosen science subject. Recipients of the diploma are capable of self-directed learning and intellectual independence, and can proceed to further postgraduate study.

What graduates earn

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

$48,000

Median earnings one year after study

$54,000

Median earnings two years after study

$67,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

66%

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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MPI UnderGraduate Scholarship in Quantitative Marine Biology

Provided by:

Victoria University of Wellington

Value:

$5,000 each

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 808 098
Phone: (03) 479 1100
Fax: (03) 474 1607
Email: university@otago.ac.nz
Web: http://www.otago.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Sources

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