Postgraduate Diploma in Science

Study Discipline: Science & Mathematics
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



12 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on an accelerated journey of knowledge and exploration with the Postgraduate Diploma in Science. This dynamic program offers an opportunity to deepen your understanding of science, or computer and mathematical sciences, within a compact one-year timeframe.


Dive into a curriculum that draws from the rich resources of the Master of Science. The Postgraduate Diploma allows you to tailor your studies, selecting from a diverse array of courses in science, computer, and mathematical sciences. Throughout the program, hone advanced analytical, planning, and critical thinking skills, preparing yourself for a future characterized by innovation and expertise. Graduates may seamlessly transition to advanced studies, pursuing either the Master of Science or Master of Science (Research).

Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor of Science or equivalent OR
  • Graduate Diploma in Science or equivalent OR
  • IELTS (Academic) 6.5 overall with all bands 6.0 or higher; or equivalent
  • Science courses
  • Computer and mathematics courses
  • Marine courses
  • Biomedical science
  • Domestic $10,607 (for 120 points)
  • International Computing: $42,346 (for 120

Future Career Outcomes

Graduates of the Postgraduate Diploma in Science emerge as adept professionals poised for impactful roles in diverse sectors. Whether steering research initiatives, contributing to environmental sustainability, or guiding IT strategies, they play a vital role in shaping the landscape of science and technology.

Visa Requirements:

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