|Domestic tuition||$8,540 per year|
|International tuition||$16,532 per year|
|Course length||2 years|
|In further study||27%|
Good job prospects:
Employed - 67%
Further study - 27%
Median earnings: $53,328 (3 years after graduating)
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About the course
MSc graduates will have advanced knowledge and understanding in their chosen field of science. They will be critical and reflective, with strong applied research capability. They will have demonstrated the ability to engage in a sustained period of research, and may progress to further study at doctoral level.
A relevant bachelor's degree completed to a merit standard.
About the provider
AUT is a contemporary New Zealand university focused on providing exceptional student opportunities and learning experiences, and graduate success in a context stimulated by impactful research and industry connectivity. More than 26,000 students are enrolled at AUT in undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, studying at one of the three campuses. AUT has consistently been a leader in undergraduate and postgraduate enrolment growth of both New Zealand and international students across a wide range of professional disciplines, and as a result we are now the second largest university in New Zealand. AUT's teaching is innovative and student centred. AUT encourages students to collaborate, experiment and to experience working life beyond the classroom. In addition to teaching, the university has a strong focus on innovative research in areas such as biotechnology, artificial intelligence and nutrition.