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master

Degree

Master of Marine Studies (Taught)

master

Degree

Master of Marine Studies (Taught)

Quick facts

  • Tuition

    $44,526 NZD

  • Application fee

    Free

  • Duration

    18 months

  • PSW

    3 years

  • Min GPA

    70 out of 100

Options
Research

These items are optional and you can choose them as you wish after applying for the course.

Deadlines

Term start & deadline Deadline
Fall-February 08-December-2021 2021-12-08
Winter-July 04-July-2021 2021-07-04
Winter-July 04-July-2022 2022-07-04

Overview

Master of Marine Studies (Taught)

Summary

The Master of Marine Studies is an advanced programme that will particularly appeal to international students who have completed an undergraduate degree in marine-related subjects. 

Programme overview

Learn about cross-disciplinary approaches to marine science, and develop your practical skills in research design, environmental management and field techniques.

Programme structure

The MMarineSt is an 18 month, 180-point programme. Students choose Option 1 or 2 and may begin their studies by enrolling in Semester One or Two for Option 1.

Option 1

90 points of coursework (6 courses) and 90 point research thesis MARINE 794A,B

Option 2

120 points of coursework (8 courses) and 60 point dissertation MARINE 792

Estimate your cost

Residency
Count of person

$56,496

Total costs

yearly

Details


Cost of living 1 person $9,804
Accommodation 1 bed room $11,970
Tuition 1 person $44,526

Hourly wage

Min wage

21.20 NZD / 1 hour

in New Zealand every student can work 20 hour per week

Required documents

1_ Copy of birth certificate/passport
2_ Transcript
3_ Official programme completion certificate
4_ Mark sheets
5_ Relevant course outlines
6_ English language proficiency

Language requirements

GRE
not required
GMAT
not required

IELTS

6.5
6
listening
6
writing
6
speaking
6
reading

TOEFL

90
-
listening
21
writing
-
speaking
-
reading

PTE

58
50
listening
50
writing
50
speaking
50
reading

Cambridge

176
169
listening
169
writing
169
speaking
169
reading
Language pathway (conditional offer) is available
English Language Academy pathway programmes

You can meet postgraduate English language requirements by successfully completing:
1_ The Foundation Certificate in English for Academic Purposes (FCertEAP), or
2_ The English Pathway for Postgraduate Studies (EPPS).

Academic background and requirement

Taught 180 points:

You must have completed an undergraduate degree in science with a GPE of 5.0 (70%-74%). Your study must have been in marine-related subjects and at a recognised university (or similar institution).

Career opportunities

  1. Aquaculture technician
  2. Conservation ranger
  3. Environmental consultant
  4. Fishery analyst
  5. Marine biologist
  6. Marine technician
  7. Researcher

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