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Master of Science in Conservation Biology Massey University - Auckland Campus Massey University - Auckland Campus, New Zealand

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NZD 41460

Annual Tuition Fee

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*Subject to change and other fees
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 Free

Application Fee

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18 months

Duration

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6.5

IELTS

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90

TOEFL

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70%

Min GPA

Program Overview

With Massey’s Master of Science (Conservation Biology), you will learn to address real conservation management problems. You will work in a small group setting and engage with staff of conservation agencies who are working on the ground to save our endangered native species.

The conservation biology qualification has a strong emphasis on integrating theory with practice and teaching state-of-the-art analytical techniques, providing a good stepping-stone to PhD research as well as employment opportunities.

Additional Information

Program Level Master's Degree

College/University Processing Time 30 Days

Program Format Full-Time

Post-Study Work Visa (PSWV) work permit

Program Intake

Closed

Feb 2024

General Admission Requirement

    Academic Requirement

    • Minimum Level of Education Required: To be accepted into this program, applicants must have the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in the intended postgraduate subject, or equivalent.

    6.5 IELTS Score
    90 TOEFL Score Minimum Overall Score
    58 PTE Score Minimum Overall Score
    70% CGPA Minimum Overall Score

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    Tuition Fee

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    Average Tuition Fee Per Year

    41460

    Tuition Fee
    (NZD)

     Free

    Application Fee
    (NZD)

    20000 Per year

    Average Cost of Living
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    Scholarships

    Massey Business School Promising Student Assistance Bursary


    These bursaries were established in 2016 and are funded by the Massey Business School Development Fund. At least five bursaries will go to a student in each of the five schools, and one bursary each will be given to M?ori, Pasifika and international students.


    Who we're looking for


    We're looking for students who are facing financial hardship or other circumstances that may hinder them from progressing in their studies.


    Eligibility criteria


    You must be studying within the Massey Business School.


    Application checklist


    Include the following with your application:

     

    •  A personal statement, of no more than 400 words, outlining your circumstances and future academic and career plans
    • A letter of support from a referee, either academic or character, speaking to the merits of your circumstances
    • An academic transcript for any study completed outside of Massey University


    Selection considerations


    When choosing our recipients, we will consider your financial need and academic achievements. We may also consider your good character.


    Colin Aiken Plant Breeding Bursary


    This bursary was established in 2015 to promote plant breeding as a career. It was set up in association with South Pacific Seed Sales (NZ) Ltd with funds provided by royalties from sales of the Super Kumi hybrid variety of kumi kumi in acknowledgement of Colin Aiken who produced the variety. Mr Aiken died in 2017.


    What you'll be studying


    This is an undergraduate or postgraduate scholarship. Preference may be given to New Zealand citizens, though students of other nationalities will be considered


    Eligibility criteria


    You must be studying full-time in a subject area related to plant breeding.


    Application checklist


    Include the following with your application:

    •  Your CV
    •  A supporting statement outlining your interest in pursuing a career in plant breeding
    •  A budget outlining your annual expenses and any predicted earnings, including any awards and scholarships held to date


    Selection considerations
           
     When choosing our recipient, we will consider your academic achievements and your career intentions

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