Doctor of Science

University of Waikato

Subject area

Natural and Physical Sciences not elsewhere classified

Qualification

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Entry requirements

A degree of the University of Waikato gained at least 10 years prior to candidature.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates have knowledge and skills in the field of science that are superior in both knowledge and application to that of their undergraduate and postgraduate contemporaries. They are undisputed national and/or international experts and leaders in their specialist area.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Natural and Physical Sciences at this level can earn:

$59,000

Median earnings one year after study

$68,000

Median earnings two years after study

$73,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

81%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Energy Education Trust Undergraduate Scholarship

Provided by:

University of Waikato - Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.waikato.ac.nz/research/scholarships/

Value:

$5,000

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Alan MacDiarmid Scholarship

Provided by:

Masterton Trust Lands Trust - Secretary-Manager

Website:

http://ltm.org.nz/grants/scholarships/

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 924 528
Phone: (07) 838 4448
Fax: (07) 838 4253
Email: recruitment@waikato.ac.nz
Web: http://www.waikato.ac.nz

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