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Postgraduate Diploma in Science

University of Otago

Subject area

Other Natural and Physical Sciences

Duration

1

1 Year

Total student fees

$8,886

over 1 Year - details

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

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.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

A Bachelor of Science degree or equivalent.

Detailed requirements

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


Duration

1 Year


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$8,886 $8,886
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$16,656 $16,656
Total $25,542 $25,542

StudyLink website – information about student loans

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


Student Success

96%


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

Maori Education Trust: Rose Hellaby Bursaries Scholarship

Provided by:

Maori Education Trust - Manager

Value:

$1,000

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Bee Nilson Award

Provided by:

University of Otago - Scholarships Administrator

Website:

http://www.otago.ac.nz/graduate-research/scholarships/

Value:

$6,000 plus tuition fees

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.

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.

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