Master of Pest Management

Study Programme Details
Country: New Zealand
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session, Spring Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Master's degree


18 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Join the frontline of environmental stewardship with our Master of Pest Management program. New Zealand’s native ecosystem is under threat from invasive pests, and we’re on a mission to cultivate experts who can fortify our biosecurity systems. Be a crucial part of the endeavor to achieve a predator-free New Zealand by 2050 through the implementation of effective and socially acceptable pest management strategies.


In the Master of Pest Management program, you have the unique opportunity to amplify your impact in either plant or vertebrate pest management. Delve into advanced, in-depth knowledge and hands-on training with a focus on predator eradication and biosecurity. Throughout your journey, you’ll specialize in your chosen area, creating a pathway to becoming a leading authority in pest management. The research placement course not only enhances your skills but also connects you with a network of potential employers, paving the way for a successful career post-graduation.

Admission Requirements

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A course advisor can assist you to select your courses and plan your degree.

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Future Career Outcomes

Graduates of the Master of Pest Management program emerge as catalysts for change in the field of pest management. Equipped with advanced knowledge and practical skills, they play pivotal roles in achieving sustainable pest control and contribute to the broader goal of preserving biodiversity and ecosystems.

Visa Requirements:

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