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Admission to the Postgraduate Certificate in Science and Technology requires you to have one of the following minimum requirements, at an appropriate level of academic achievement:
For general entry requirements see Massey University entry requirements.
Candidates for the Postgraduate Certificate in Science and Technology shall follow a flexible programme of study, which shall consist of courses totalling at least 60 credits, comprising of a selection of courses from the Schedule to the Qualification. Including attending contact workshops, block courses, field trips, studios, workshops, tutorials, and laboratories as required.
If you complete the requirements for the Postgraduate Certificate in Science and Technology and wish to continue to a postgraduate diploma or masters degree, you will not be awarded the certificate. If the certificate has been awarded you must surrender the certificate if you wish to credit the certificate courses to a postgraduate diploma or masters degree within five years of completion of the certificate.
All requirements must be completed within two years of first enrolling in the Postgraduate Certificate in Science and Technology.
These regulations should be read in conjunction with all other Statutes and Regulations of the University including the General Regulations for Postgraduate Degrees, Postgraduate Diplomas and Postgraduate Certificates
To find out how to plan your study and/or see what courses are necessary to complete your programme, please click the 'Regulations' button. It will display the regulatory information for the programme you have selected.
If you would like to find out more about individual course requirements, please use our Course search.
We can't tell you the exact cost until you have chosen your courses, as the tuition fees you pay each year vary depending on the courses you choose. There will also be compulsory non-tuition fees you have to pay in addition to your tuition fees. For some courses there may be other charges for things such as study resources, software, trips and contact workshops.
To get an approximate idea of tuition costs for typical study areas, you can use our quick guide to programme fees.
If you already know which courses you are going to take, you can use our Fees calculator to get an estimate of your fees.
You might be eligible to apply for a scholarship or award. You can use our scholarship search to see what is available. You may also be eligible for a student loan to help towards paying your fees.
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