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Sciences International Fees

Please note: The tuition fees listed in the table below are an estimate only and may not represent the actual cost of a programme of study. Students are liable for any fees payable over and above the estimated amount printed.

This page lists the fees for Sciences subjects. If you can't find the subject or programme you are looking for on this page please check the fees on the other subject pages, listed below.

Key to symbols used in the table

~ Honours degree may be available, depending on the major.

* If completed in the minimum time, this programme has a workload higher than the normal equivalent full-time (EFT) course load (120 points).

** July commencement may be possible, although the duration of the qualification may be longer, or paper selection may be limited. Seek advice before applying

Qualification Annual Fees 2023
(NZ$ per year)
Points Duration
(years)
Intake
Semester(s)
Bachelor of Science (BSc) ~   360 3
Anatomy 38,090     S1, S2** 
Biochemistry 39,869     S1, S2**
Botany 39,324     S1, S2** 
Chemistry 39,324     S1, S2** 
Computer Science 39,235     S1, S2** 
Ecology 39,780     S1, S2** 
Economics 36,879     S1, S2
Energy Science and Technology 39,235     S1, S2** 
Exercise and Sport Science 40,558     S1, S2** 
Food Science 39,002     S1, S2** 
Genetics 39,002     S1, S2** 
Geography 39,235     S1, S2** 
Geology 40,558     S1, S2** 
Human Nutrition 39,735     S1, S2** 
Information Science 39,235     S1, S2** 
Land Planning and Development 39,750     S1, S2** 
Marine Science 39,780 S1, S2**
Mathematics 33,943     S1, S2** 
Microbiology 39,413     S1, S2** 
Neuroscience 39,869     S1, S2** 
Pharmacology 39,413     S1, S2** 
Physics 39,235     S1, S2**
Physiology 39,413     S1, S2** 
Plant Biotechnology 38,546     S1, S2** 
Psychology 38,001     S1, S2** 
Sport Development and Management 39,844     S1, S2** 
Statistics 32,620     S1, S2** 
Surveying Measurement 39,750     S1, S2** 
Zoology 39,780     S1, S2** 
Bachelor of Arts and Science (BASc) 36,589 486 4 S1, S2**
Bachelor of Commerce and Science (BComSc) 39,023 486 4 S1, S2**
Diploma for Graduates (DipGrad) 126 1
Any subject specified as a major subject for BAppSc, BSc 126 S1, S2
Information and Communications Technology 39,887 S1
Postgraduate Diploma in Science (PGDipSci)   120 1
Anatomy 41,415     S1
Biochemistry 41,415     S1
Botany 40,952     S1, S2**
Chemistry 40,952     S1
Computer Science 40,952     S1, S2**
Consumer Food Science 40,952     S1, S2
Ecology 40,952     S1, S2
Economics 35,527     S1, S2
Energy Science and Technology 40,952     S1, S2**
Food Science 40,952     S1, S2
Genetics 41,415     S1, S2
Geography 40,952 S1
Geology 40,952 S1, S2
Human Nutrition 40,952 S1, S2
Information Science 40,952     S1, S2
Marine Science 40,952     S1, S2
Mathematics 35,949     S1
Microbiology 41,415     S1, S2
Neuroscience 41,415   S1, S2
Pharmacology 41,415     S1
Physics 40,952     S1
Physiology 41,415     S1
Plant Biotechnology 41,261     S1
Psychology 40,952     S1
Software Engineering 40,952     S1
Sport, Exercise and Health 40,952     S1
Statistics 35,949     S1, S2
Surveying 40,952     S1, S2
Telecommunications 40,952     S1
Zoology 40,952     S1, S2
Master of Science (MSc) Thesis-only fee 120 or 240 1 or 2
Anatomy 44,675     S1, Anytime for thesis-only
Biochemistry 44,675     S1, Anytime for thesis-only
Bioengineering 44,675     S1, Anytime for thesis-only
Botany 44,675     S1, S2 Anytime for thesis-only
Chemistry 44,675     S1, Anytime for thesis-only
Cognitive Science 44,675     S1, Anytime for thesis-only
Computer Science 44,675     S1, Anytime for thesis-only
Consumer Food Science 44,675     S1, S2 Anytime for thesis-only
Ecology 44,675     S1, Anytime for thesis-only
Economics 35,527     S1, S2 Anytime for thesis-only
Energy Science and Technology 44,675     S1, S2 Anytime for thesis-only
Environmental Management 44,675     S1, Anytime for thesis-only
Environmental Science 44,675     S1, Anytime for thesis-only
Food Science 44,675     S1, S2 Anytime for thesis-only
Genetics 44,675     S1, S2 Anytime for thesis-only
Geography 44,675     S1, Anytime for thesis-only
Geographic Information Systems 44,675 S1, Anytime for thesis-only
Geology 44,675     S1, Anytime for thesis-only
Geophysics 44,675     S1, Anytime for thesis-only
Human Nutrition 44,675     S1, S2 Anytime for thesis-only
Immunology 44,675     S1, S2 Anytime for thesis-only
Information Science 44,675     S1, Anytime for thesis-only
Marine Science 44,675     S1, Anytime for thesis-only
Mathematics 35,949     S1, Anytime for thesis-only
Microbiology 44,675     S1, S2 Anytime for thesis-only
Neuroscience 44,675     S1, Anytime for thesis-only
Pharmacology 44,675     S1, Anytime for thesis-only
Physics 44,675     S1, Anytime for thesis-only
Physiology 44,675     S1, Anytime for thesis-only
Plant Biotechnology 44,675     S1, Anytime for thesis-only
Psychology 44,675     S1, S2 Anytime for thesis-only
Sport, Exercise and Health 44,675     S1, S2 Anytime for thesis-only
Statistics 35,949     S1, S2** Anytime for thesis-only
Surveying 40,952     S1, S2 Anytime for thesis-only
Toxicology 44,675     S1, Anytime for thesis-only
Wildlife Management 44,675     S1, Anytime for thesis-only
Zoology 44,675     S1, S2 Anytime for thesis-only
Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Statistics (PGDipApStat) 35,949 120 1 S1, S2

Applied Science

Bachelor of Applied Science (BAppSc) ~   360 3 S1, S2**
Agricultural Innovation 39,066    
Applied Geology 39,844    
Aquaculture and Fisheries 39,780    
Computational Modelling 39,235    
Consumer Food Science 39,780    
Data Science 39,844    
Energy Management 38,521    
Environmental Management 39,844    
Forensic Analytical Science 38,090    
Geographic Information Systems 40,154    
Molecular Biotechnology 39,413    
Physical Education, Activity and Health 40,558    
Software Engineering 39,235    
Sport and Exercise Nutrition 39,735    
Sports Technology 39,324    
Postgraduate Certificate in Applied Science (PGCertAppSc)   60 0.5
Advanced Nutrition Practice 20,476     S1
Applied Geology 20,476     S1, S2
Artificial Intelligence 19,642 S1, S2
Bioengineering 19,572     S1
Computer Science 20,476     S1, S2
Consumer Food Science 20,476 S1
Creative Non-Fiction Writing in Science 20,476 S1, S2
Environmental Management 20,476     S1, S2
Geographic Information Systems 20,476     S1, S2**
Molecular Biotechnology 20,707     S1, S2
Plant Biotechnology 20,553     S1
Quantitative Genetics 18,885     S1
Science and Natural History Filmmaking 20,476 S1
Science Communication 20,476 S1, S2
Science in Society 20,476 S1, S2
Software Engineering 20,476     S1, S2
Telecommunications 20,476     S1, S2
Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Science (PGDipAppSc)   120 1
Advanced Nutrition Practice 40,952     S1
Applied Geology 40,952     S1, S2
Artificial Intelligence 40,118 S1, S2
Bioengineering 42,217     S1
Computer Science 40,952     S1, S2
Consumer Food Science 40,952 S1
Creative Non-Fiction Writing in Science 40,952 S1, S2
Environmental Management 40,952     S1, S2
Geographic Information Systems 40,952     S1, S2**
Molecular Biotechnology 41,415     S1, S2**
Plant Biotechnology 41,106     S1
Quantitative Genetics 37,771     S1
Science and Natural History Filmmaking 40,952 S1
Science Communication 40,952 S1, S2
Science in Society 40,952 S1, S2
Software Engineering 40,952     S1, S2
Telecommunications 40,952     S1, S2
Master of Applied Science (MAppSc)*   180 1–1.5
Advanced Nutrition Practice 61,428 S1, S2
Applied Geology 61,428     S1, S2
Artificial Intelligence 60,594 S1, S2
Bioengineering 63,417     S1
Computer Science 61,428     S1, S2
Consumer Food Science 61,428 S1
Creative Non-fiction Writing in Science 61,428     S1, S2
Environmental Management 61,428     S1, S2
Geographic Information Systems 61,428     S1, S2**
Molecular Biotechnology 61,968     S1, S2**
Plant Biotechnology 61,582     S1
Quantitative Genetics 59,081     S1
Science and Natural History Filmmaking 61,428     S1
Science Communication 61,428     S1, S2
Science in Society 61,428     S1, S2
Software Engineering 61,428     S1, S2
Telecommunications 61,428     S1, S2

Science Communication

Postgraduate Certificate in Science Communication (PGCertSciComm) 20,476 60 0.5
Creative Non-Fiction Writing in Science 13,452 S1, S2
Creative Non-Fiction Writing in Science (by distance) S1, S2
Science and Natural History Filmmaking S1
Science in Society S1, S2
Postgraduate Diploma in Science Communication (PGDipSciComm) 40,952 120 1 S1, S2
Creative Non-Fiction Writing in Science S1, S2
Science and Natural History Filmmaking S1
Science in Society S1, S2
Master of Science Communication (MSciComm) 40,952 240 2 S1
Creative Non-Fiction Writing in Science S1, S2
Science and Natural History Filmmaking S1
Science in Society S1, S2

Sport Development and Management

Postgraduate Diploma in Sport Development and Management (PGDipSpDM) 38,450 120 1 S1
Master of Sport Development and Management (MSpDM) 58,092 180 1 S1

Surveying

Bachelor of Surveying (BSurv) ~ 36,390 522 4 S1, S2**
Master of Surveying (MSurv) 40,952 240 1 to 2 S1, Anytime for thesis-only

Wildlife Management

Postgraduate Diploma in Wildlife Management (PGDipWLM) 40,952 120 1 S1, S2
Master of Wildlife Management (MWLM) 40,952
180 1.5 S1, S2

Doctor of Philosophy

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Domestic 360 3 Any­time
Mathematics 7,222      
Computer Science, Science 8,434      
Surveying 10,697