Choose a research project in a health-related discipline that fits with the research expertise and profile of the School. The Master of Health Research at the Victoria University of Wellington can also be awarded with a specialisation in Nursing or Midwifery.
You'll focus on the practice of research and theory development in relation to health care and health outcomes. Your thesis report should demonstrate the generation and synthesis of knowledge and make a meaningful scholarly contribution to your area of interest.
To qualify for entry you'll need a Bachelor's degree with Honours or postgraduate qualification in a health-related discipline and significant relevant professional experience.
If you are applying to enrol in a specialisation (Nursing or Midwifery), you will also need professional registration with the Nursing Council of New Zealand or Midwifery Council of New Zealand.
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We'll make it easy for you to learn while you're working, helping you integrate academic life with work and family through our flexible delivery models that allow you to learn at home or on campus.
- Master of Health Research - Thesis
- Master of Health Research - Thesis in Nursing
- Master of Health Research - Thesis in Midwifery
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
Apply now and start studying once your application is accepted.
DisciplinesHealth Administration Health Sciences View 14 other Masters in Health Administration in New Zealand
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Bachelor's degree with Honours or postgraduate qualification in a health-related discipline, and significant relevant professional experience.
- You may also be required to demonstrate your proficiency in English.
International23374 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 23374 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
National6965 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 6965 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
- Estimated international fees : NZ$32,321 for the full programme
- Estimated domestic fees :NZ$9,631 for the full programme
Living costs for Wellington
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.