Master of Precision Agriculture

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

Programme Type

Master's degree


18 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Immerse yourself in the forefront of agricultural innovation with our Master of Precision Agriculture program. Across the globe, digital technology is revolutionizing agriculture, making it more efficient, productive, and sustainable. The agrifoods industry demands leaders with technical proficiency and industry insight to reshape its future. Join us in pioneering the next era of precision agriculture.


Dive into the heart of precision agriculture by acquiring technology-based skills, tools, and applications that promise to elevate agrifoods production. With a focus on fostering a more productive and sustainable sector, you’ll gain high-level expertise in data gathering and management. Your proficiency will be a valuable asset to a diverse range of organizations and businesses. The program offers flexibility, allowing you to complete it in 12 months, commencing either in February or July, inclusive of a summer semester from November to February.

Admission Requirements

  • A relevant New Zealand level 7 bachelor’s degree or recognised equivalent with a B+ average or better in the 300 level and final year (full-time equivalent) courses
  • IELTS 6.5 (no individual band less than 6.0)
  • A background in, but not limited to, engineering, computer science, agricultural science and agricultural management.

Students who have demonstrated sufficient academic ability (and with the approval of the Dean of the relevant faculty) are permitted to substitute ENGN 698-699 with a 40-credit dissertation ENGN660.

Plus 20 credits from the Schedule of Master’s Degree courses (600-level) listed in the Lincoln University Calendar to form a coherent programme of study, and approved by the Academic Coordinator.

For more information, please visit perspective universities.

Future Career Outcomes

As a graduate of the Master of Precision Agriculture, your future is characterized by impactful contributions to the agrifoods industry. Anticipate a career marked by innovation, sustainability, and leadership as you navigate the evolving landscape of precision agriculture.

Visa Requirements:

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