You'll carry out in-depth supervised research and write a thesis. During your studies you might also author publications for peer-reviewed journals.
To do an MSc by thesis you'll need an Honours degree or postgraduate diploma in an appropriate field, with an average grade of B+ or higher in your subject area.
Study for a PhD
If you do well in your Mathematics (MSc) from the Victoria University of Wellington Master's degree, and show an aptitude for advanced research, you'll be able to apply to do a PhD.
A PhD is the highest academic qualification offered by the University. You’ll carry out original and sustained research under supervision from world-class academics in the Wellington Faculty of Science.
- Topics in Applied Mathematics
- Applied Mathematics
- Mathematics for Earth Sciences
- Discrete Mathematics
- Professional knowledge for Mathematics Education
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
Apply now and start studying once your application is accepted.
DisciplinesMathematics Statistics Actuarial Science View 10 other Masters in Actuarial Science in New Zealand
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Bachelor's degree with Honours or equivalent in relevant subject.You may also be required to demonstrate your proficiency in English.
International28768 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 28768 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
National6966 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 6966 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
- NZ$9,631 national
- NZ$39,771 international
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.