Bachelor of Construction

New Zealand Massey University Degree

Pathway Programs at GISM Campus

About Massey University

Massey University is one of the largest universities in New Zealand, Massey University continues to be ranked globally as one of the top three universities in New Zealand. Massey University’s proud history spans over 80 years of academic excellence. Massey University is sought-after throughout the world for its leading-edge research and innovation. Hence, Massey students experience international quality teaching by top researchers and lecturers who have strong links with their industries. Massey is also the New Zealand’s only multi-campus university with three well positioned campuses in the North Island: Auckland, Palmerston North and Wellington. With its excellent support staff and over 30,000 students from over 100 different countries from all over the world, its international students find a warm and welcoming environment at Massey and a climate in which they are encouraged to excel in their studies.

GISM is the Massey University Education & Research partner in Sri Lanka.

Massey University is one of the largest universities in New Zealand, Massey University continues to be ranked globally as one of the top three universities in New Zealand. Massey University’s proud history spans over 80 years of academic excellence. Massey University is sought-after throughout the world for its leading-edge research and innovation. Hence, Massey students experience international quality teaching by top researchers and lecturers who have strong links with their industries. Massey is also the New Zealand’s only multi-campus university with three well positioned campuses in the North Island: Auckland, Palmerston North and Wellington. With its excellent support staff and over 30,000 students from over 100 different countries from all over the world, its international students find a warm and welcoming environment at Massey and a climate in which they are encouraged to excel in their studies.

Overview of the program

The Massey University Bachelor of Construction will teach you how to develop and implement best practice building solutions and construction management techniques. You’ll learn how to add value to the sustainable development of the built environment. This qualification will give you sound technical and theoretical knowledge, industry experience, management and interpersonal skills.

Choose Your Majors

The Bachelor of Construction will help you become a construction expert who can contribute to all sectors of the construction industry, highly sought-after by employers and internationally recognised.
The Massey BConst pathway at GISM gives you the freedom choose any of the following majors at Massey University,

Career Prospects

New Zealand Massey University Bachelor of Construction will teach you how to develop and implement best practice building solutions and construction management techniques. You’ll learn how to add value to the sustainable development of the built environment. This qualification will give you sound technical and theoretical knowledge, industry experience, management and interpersonal skills.
The majors Quantity Surveying and Construction Management focus on relevant industry sectors, such as:

Pathway and Awards of the course

GISM Campus will issue an Advanced Diploma Level 1 qualification of 120 credits upon successful completion of the first year studies in Sri Lanka. Bachelor of Construction Degree is awarded by Massey University upon successful completion of remaining 240 credits in New Zealand.
The degree programmes are full time – Commencing in February/July every year.
University Preparatory Programme – An induction programme get ready for the University Life, commences in January and September to provide the necessary skills for school leavers to begin their studies at the university. This programme is delivered at a concessional fee for all registered students.

Entry requirements

Students must have a minimum of three “S” passes at G.C.E (A/L) Examination or London (A/L) Examination in any stream of studies OR GISM Foundation Programme (successfully completed with a grade “B” average). All applicants must sit for a selection interview with the Head of the relevant division in Academic Faculty.

Graduate Job Visa

( Up to 2/3 Years ) in New Zealand

2nd & 3rd Years study BConst at Massey University, New Zealand

First Year

Diploma at GISM Campus

Local or London A/L or O/L + Foundation

Course Contents

Because we know that many students prefer to keep their options open during early stages of study, our programme offers general modules in the first year and second year of your degree, before starting to specialize in year third and fourth years.

Fees

Below is an indication of tuition fees. Please note: Massey University tuition fee is subject to change annually.

Earning Capacity

Work during studies:

New Zealand provides 20hours of part-time work during studies and 2-3 months of full-time work during holidays. Assumption: $15NZD per hour earning capacity during studies.

Post study work:

After the degree you are able to apply for Graduate Job Search Visa which allows you to remain in New Zealand and work full time in your chosen careers. Assumption: $45,000NZD annual salary at a full-time job.

Studying Abroad in New Zealand

New Zealand’s unique and dynamic culture blends a fusion of European, Maori, Pacific and Asian influences. New Zealand has a high standard of living and is consistently ranked highly in internal quality of life indexes. New Zealand society is diverse, sophisticated and multicultural, and the honesty, friendliness and openness of New Zealanders, or “Kiwis”, is world-renowned.

New Zealand: A Geographic Wonderland

Comparable in physical size to Great Britain, Colorado and Japan, New Zealand offers a temperate climate with relatively small seasonal variation making it an ideal country to live. New Zealand’s spectacularly beautiful landscape includes vast mountain chains, weeping coastlines, deeply indented fiords and lush rainforests.

How to Join ?

For more information, get in touch with one of our student counselors,
Call 011-2820810 / 0712242242 or email [email protected]