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Admission to the Postgraduate Diploma in Veterinary Science requires you to have a Bachelor of Veterinary Science, or an equivalent qualification.
International students requiring a study visa and studying onshore in New Zealand will not be able to include courses from the Veterinary Medicine endorsement in their programme of study.
For general entry requirements see Massey University entry requirements.
You will follow a flexible course of study, which shall consist of courses totalling at least 120 credits of courses at 700-level or above and may include attending field trips, studios, workshops, tutorials, and laboratories as required.
Your 120 credit postgraduate diploma will carry the award of Distinction, if completed at a superior standard (equivalent to First Class Honours), or Merit (equivalent to Second Class Honours, Division One) if completed within one year of first enrolling in full-time study or within three years of first enrolling in part-time study.
All requirements must be completed within four years of first enrolling in the Postgraduate Diploma in Veterinary Science.
To find out how to plan your study and/or see what courses are necessary to complete your programme, please check the regulations. It will display the regulatory information for the programme you have selected.
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