Master of Arts

The Master of Arts is a programme of advanced study and research. Our alumni are known for their skills as competent researchers with advanced analytical, planning and critical thinking skills.

The range of options within the Master of Arts creates a very flexible course of study, with a strong emphasis on research. You'll demonstrate a high level of professionalism, independence and leadership in your chosen field and show the ability to engage in a sustained period of research. You may choose to progress to further study at doctoral level.

Start date: 2022

Start date: 2023

Minimum entry requirements

  • Bachelor of Arts OR Graduate Diploma in Arts
  • Must have completed the relevant prerequisite courses in the selected subject area for this degree with a B grade average or higher

International student entry requirements

English language requirements

  • IELTS (Academic) 6.5 overall with all bands 6.0 or higher; or equivalent

English language requirements

Quick facts
Programme code:
AK3689
Level:
9
Points:
240
Duration:
2 years full-time / part-time available
Campus:
City Campus
Starts:
18 Jul 2022
27 Feb 2023
17 Jul 2023
Fees
Domestic
$9,891 (for 120 points)
($8,957 tuition fees + $934 student services levy)
International
$33,334 (for 120 points)
($32,400 tuition fees + $934 student services levy)
  • Fees shown are based on a full-time workload for the points indicated next to the fee. The exact fee charged will depend on which courses you select at the time of enrolment.
  • Fees are subject to change year to year. If you are planning for study beyond the current year, fees may vary from those stated.
  • There may also be other fees and charges you need to pay.
  • International students' tuition fees reflect the full cost of tuition. Domestic students' tuition fees are less due to a proportion of the tuition fees being funded by the New Zealand Government.

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