Postgraduate Diploma in Migration Studies

Victoria University of Wellington

Subject area

Human Geography

Duration

1

1 Year

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will have knowledge of the interdisciplinary theoretical and comparative literature on human migration and of relevant research methodologies, which they will use to develop an original research proposal. They will communicate their ideas effectively in writing and orally. They will enhance their existing career prospects in public sector agencies and non-governmental bodies that work on human migration. Some graduates will be able to continue to the Master of Migration Studies (VI001Z). The PGDipMigS also acts as an exit qualification for the MMigS.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

A bachelor s degree from a tertiary institution in a relevant subject, normally with a B+ grade average or higher.

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)
N/A N/A
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
N/A N/A
Total N/A N/A

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


Student Success

N/A


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 $44,649
Earnings range $33,025 - $55,350
In employment 61%
In further study 30%
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

Victoria Equity Grants For Students From Refugee Backgrounds

Provided by:

Victoria University of Wellington - The Scholarships Office

Website:

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

Value:

Up to $2000

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Victoria International Excellence Scholarships

Provided by:

Victoria University of Wellington - The Scholarships Office

Website:

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

Value:

$20,000 over three years

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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 842 864
Phone: (04) 472 1000
Fax: (04) 499 4601
Email: info-desk@vuw.ac.nz
Web: http://www.vuw.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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