Master of Geographic Information Science

Victoria University of Wellington

Subject area

Earth Sciences not elsewhere classified

Duration

2

2 Years

Total student fees

$18,044

over 2 Years - details

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This degree provides an interdisciplinary approach to Geographic Information Science (GIS), including taught courses and supervised research. Graduates will have advanced knowledge in the field, with the ability to study independently; carry out original research; and plan, execute and present the findings of applied GIS projects. Graduates from the programme should be qualified to work as GIS professionals in research, government and industry.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

A Bachelor s Degree and two undergraduate courses in GIS.

Detailed requirements

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


Duration

2 Years


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$9,022 $18,044
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$9,503 $19,005
Total $18,525 $37,049

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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 $58,903
Earnings range $41,439 - $68,590
In employment 73%
In further study 23%
On a benefit N/A

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Transpower Rural Communities Trust Tertiary Grant

Provided by:

Rural Communities Trust

Website:

http://www.ruralcommunitiestrust.org.nz

Value:

So far, almost 1,000 grants have been approved, totaling well over $600,000.

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1st-Art-Gallery.com: Annual Art and Design Scholarship

Provided by:

1st Art Gallery Inc - Scholarship Coordinator

Website:

http://www.1st-art-gallery.com/scholarship.html

Value:

$1000

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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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