Postgraduate Diploma in Surgical Anatomy

University of Otago

Subject area

Surgery

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Entry requirements

The degrees of Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery from a university in New Zealand (or an approved equivalent medical qualification), and previous relevant training and experience.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Postgraduate Diploma in Surgical Anatomy (PGDipSurgAnat) graduates will be medical professionals with a sound working knowledge of topographical anatomy appropriate to safe and competent surgical/interventional practice. They will be able to critically assimilate and apply anatomical information to practical diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, and have the skills to communicate anatomical concepts clearly and concisely to a variety of audiences.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Medical Studies at this level can earn:

$85,000

Median earnings one year after study

$89,000

Median earnings two years after study

$76,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

70%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Pacific Health Scholarships

Provided by:

Victoria University of Wellington - The Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.victoria.ac.nz/study/student-finance/scholarships

Value:

$10,000 for Medical and Dentistry students $5,000 for all remaining qualifications (refer to list of eligible q

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Dr E C Grant and Mrs H M Grant Memorial Medical Scholarship

Provided by:

University of Otago - Scholarships Administrator

Website:

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

Value:

On-going funding towards tuition fees & annual stipend

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

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Sources

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