Postgraduate Certificate in Rural and Provincial Hospital Practice
University of Otago
General Practice Medicine
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
This postgraduate certificate provides a formal nationally recognised qualification for medical practitioners who staff rural hospitals.
Key Information for Students
A medical degree or equivalent, registration for medical practice, and two years of approved experience in general practice.
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||$52,723 - $127,712|
|In further study||29%|
|On a benefit||1%|
All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
Examples of related scholarships
The University of Auckland - The Scholarship Office
For: Assistance with study
The Brian Hardy Memorial Scholarship
University of Otago - Scholarship Administrator
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.