Drawing on several disciplines, including political science, geography and history, you'll discover why and how migration happens and gain an in-depth understanding of the challenges and opportunities it creates. You can choose to examine topics such as the refugee crisis in Europe, labour migration, multiculturalism and immigration as an election issue.
Learning across disciplines
On the Migration Studies programme at the Victoria University of Wellington. you'll not only gain an in-depth understanding of migration issues, you'll develop your critical thinking, communications and research skills.
If you're a Master's student, you may have the opportunity to do an internship with an organisation involved in migration policy, research or practice. Take the opportunity to contribute your own perspectives to the study of migration.
- Approaches to Migration Studies
- Research Essay
- Directed Individual Study in Migration Studies
- Borders, Migrants and States
- Islands and Oceans: People, Power and Place
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
- Apply before , National
DisciplinesPublic Policy Political Science View 14 other Masters in Public Policy in New Zealand
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Bachelor's degree in relevant subject.
International35487 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 35487 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
National9300 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9300 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
- Estimated international fees : NZ$49,071 for the full programme
- Estimated domestic fees: NZ$12,861 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.