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Health Sciences 

University of Auckland

Master On Campus
12 months
29522 USD/year
5861 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Start date


The Master of Health Sciences from University of Auckland provides the opportunity for health professionals to advance and expand their knowledge within an interdisciplinary learning environment.

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If you are interested in a career where you can contribute to areas such as health services, health systems, clinical practice and research, the Master of Health Sciences is the ideal programme for you.

The Master of Health Sciences from University of Auckland  equips you to take on leadership roles in the delivery of health services, systems or research.


The MHSc will provide you with specialist skills that will open up opportunities into specific healthcare occupations. Most graduates will continue to work in their health professions, but the MHSc will enable them to pursue leadership in those areas. 

We advise that the University of Auckland is not involved in the employment of graduates and can make no guarantee of post-qualification registration or employment in New Zealand or any other country.

Jobs related to this programme

  • Consultancy and advisory
  • Health educator
  • Health promotion
  • Health services manager
  • Quality assurance
  • Research

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Auditory Neuroscience
  • Basic Diagnostic Audiology
  • Central Auditory Function
  • Clinical Otolaryngology and Related Sciences
  • Hearing Aids and Other Devices for the Hearing Impaired
  • Physics and Acoustics for Audiology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




120 alternative credits

120 or 240


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

Taught/Research 120 points

  • You must have completed a Postgraduate Diploma in Health Sciences (or an equivalent qualification such as the Postgraduate Diploma in Public Health) with a GPA of 5.0 or higher.
Taught/Research 240 points  
  • You need to have completed a relevant undergraduate degree, such as a degree in dentistry, health sciences, medicine, nursing, occupational therapy, optometry, pharmacy, physiotherapy, psychology, public health, optometry science, social sciences for public health, or social work.
  • You will need a GPA of 5.0 in your final year of study.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    29522 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 29522 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    5861 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5861 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National: NZ$8,797.20 – $9,565.20
  • International: NZ$44,310


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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