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Admission to the Degree of Master of Veterinary Studies requires you to have a Bachelor of Veterinary Science with at least a B grade average, or equivalent.
For general entry requirements see Massey University entry requirements.
You shall follow a parts-based course of study, which shall consist of courses totalling at least 180 credits, comprising Part One and Part Two as defined by the Course Schedule.
A master’s qualification is made up of two parts. The first part gives you good knowledge and skills that will help you with the research part of your qualification. You must pass Part One before you can progress to Part Two.
For progression to Part Two of the Master of Veterinary Studies, a B Grade Average is needed for the Part One courses.
Your 180credit master's degree 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) and completed within eighteen months of first enrolling in full-time study or within four years of first enrolling in part-time study.
All requirements must be completed within five years of first enrolling in the Master of Veterinary Studies.
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.
If you would like to find out more about individual course requirements, please use our Course search.
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