Master of Conservation Biology

Victoria University of Wellington

Subject area

Biological Sciences

Duration

1.5

1.5 Years

Total student fees

$13,620

over 1.5 Years - details

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will have advanced their knowledge of conservation biology and gained advanced skills relevant for employment in that field.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Bachelor's degree in a biological or other relevant discipline.

Detailed requirements

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


Duration

1.5 Years


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$9,080 $13,620
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$22,333 $33,499
Total $31,413 $47,119

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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 $53,213
Earnings range $40,439 - $60,645
In employment 63%
In further study 29%
On a benefit 1%

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Forest & Bird Undergraduate Scholarship

Provided by:

Victoria University of Wellington - The Scholarships Office

Website:

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

Value:

$15,000 across three years - see additional information for payment details

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Bashford-Nicholls Trust Vocational Study Scholarships

Provided by:

Royce Nicholls Trust/Margaret Bashford Trust

Website:

https://bashford-nicholls.org.nz/

Value:

$1,000

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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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