The Science in Society MSc offered at the Victoria University of Wellington will take you between two and two and half years of full-time study or up to four years part time. In the first year of your MSc you'll take several courses related to your specialist subject area.
Study for a PhD
If you do well in your Master's degree, and show an aptitude for advanced research, you'll be able to apply to do a PhD.
You’ll work under supervision to produce original research that makes a significant contribution to knowledge. Full-time candidates usually complete the degree within three to four years. You’ll carry out original and sustained research under supervision from world-class academics in the Wellington Faculty of Science.
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- Science Communication
- Key Themes and Readings in Science in Society
- Contemporary Issues in Science, Environment and Technology - Seminar Series
- Science and Humanities
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
Apply now and start studying once your application is accepted.
DisciplinesMaterials Science & Engineering Cognitive Sciences View 16 other Masters in Cognitive Sciences in New Zealand
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Bachelor's degree or equivalent in relevant subject.You may also be required to demonstrate your proficiency in English.
International28454 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 28454 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
National6890 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 6890 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.
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