Master of Architectural Science (Research)

Victoria University of Wellington

Subject area

Building Science and Technology



1 Year

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will have advanced-level understanding of architectural science in a range of contexts and scales, with an emphasis on research into a selected aspect of the built environment. They will be able to access, interpret, critique and apply relevant research and disciplinary tools within an academic context. Graduates will use their advanced knowledge to undertake and communicate research on aspects of the built environment and the building industry. Graduates will be well qualified to take on roles in academic units and research organisations related to the built environment and may be able to continue to doctoral study.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

A Postgraduate Diploma in Architectural Science from Victoria University of Wellington, or equivalent, with an average grade of at least B.

Detailed requirements

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1 Year

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$8,702 $8,702
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$9,438 $9,438
Total $18,140 $18,140

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

Student Success


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Waitaha-A-Hei / Victoria University of Wellington Scholarship

Provided by:

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up to $15,500

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Norman Kirk Memorial Trust Pasifika Scholarship

Provided by:

Victoria University of Wellington - The Scholarships Office



$6,000 ($2,000 per year per student up to 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

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