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Postgraduate Diploma On Campus


University of Auckland

12 months
29522 USD/year
5499 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Postgraduate Diploma in Science from University of Auckland is an opportunity for Bachelor of Science graduates to advance their qualifications.

Visit the official programme website for more information


Pursue advanced study in your specialist area with the Postgraduate Diploma in Science . Extend your knowledge with coursework or try a project or dissertation as part of your diploma – the option is yours. 

The Postgraduate Diploma in Science from University of Auckland offers a pathway toward masters and doctoral study.


Because science plays a vital role in addressing the key issues that confront us and future generations, studying the sciences opens up a wide range of career opportunities.

Programme Structure

The PGDipSci programme involves one year of full-time study, or up to four years of part-time study, after you have completed the requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree.

  • 120 points in your specialist subject listed in the Postgraduate Diploma in Science schedule
  • A project or dissertation of up to 45 points may be included

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You must have completed an undergraduate degree in science at a recognised university (or similar institution) in your intended specialisation with a GPE of 4.0. 
  • Some specialisations may require you to have completed specific courses in your undergraduate degree.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29522 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29522 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    5499 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5499 USD per year during 12 months.
  • Domestic: NZ$8,254.80 – $9,565.20
  • International: NZ$44,310 – $44,526

Living costs for Auckland

1400 - 2200 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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