12 months
34765 USD/year
10350 USD/year
Tuition fee
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With a strong focus on diversity including disability, sexuality, gender and age, you will learn about the economic, social, cultural and environmental influences on public health and wellbeing and the key institutions involved in health promotion in New Zealand. The  Health Promotion programme is offered at the Victoria University of Wellington .


Key facts

Learn to design and evaluate evidence-based health promotion interventions, programmes and models, including undertaking needs assessment and utilising new technologies, in order to maintain a healthy population in New Zealand.The  Health Promotion programme is offered at the Victoria University of Wellington .

Our proximity to government and large not-for-profit organisations offers graduates research opportunities and hands-on experience with health promotion guests, agencies and groups.


Postgraduate study will improve your ability to deliver positive health experience to patients, families and communities. If you are working, or thinking about working in health promotion roles, you will have enhanced skills and knowledge to facilitate better outcomes.

You might go on to work as a health promotion practitioner, community health worker in Māori health or Pasifika health, health programme designer or evaluator, policy and drug information adviser, youth health adviser, or consultant. Or continue researching at the forefront of the field as a researcher or academic.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Health Promotion Theory and Practice 
  • Either Research for Practice 
  • Evaluation for Health
  • Sport and Physical Activity: Supporting Youth Development

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant subject with at least a B average
  • You may also be required to demonstrate your proficiency in English.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    34765 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34765 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    10350 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10350 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • Estimated international  : NZ$48,071 for the full programme
  • Estimated domestic : NZ$14,312 for the full programme

Living costs for Wellington

1000 - 2300 NZD /month
Living costs

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.

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