Master of Science

New Zealand Massey University Degree

Pathway Programs at GISM Campus

One year in Sri Lanka and one year in New Zealand This 1+1 pathway is available in Sri Lanka, only at GISM

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.

Why GISM ?

Overview of the program

Massey is one of the few universities in New Zealand where your information sciences qualification covers all three disciplines of computer science, information technology and software engineering. You’ll learn a broad spectrum of skills from business management through to developing software and hardware. So you’ll emerge from your studies at Massey with a well-rounded understanding of the whole industry, as well as with the specialist skills that you’ll need to become an excellent ICT professional.

Choose Your Majors

The Massey BSc pathway at GISM gives you the freedom choose any of the following majors at Massey University,
*Not available for 2021/2022 academic year

Carrier Prospects

A Master of Science degree will put you on a path to gain well-developed research skills for working on highlevel research projects in science fields both in industry and academia. In this study you will develop analytical thinking and problem solving skills while developing your knowledge further for converting subject matters into practice for achieving meaningful outcomes in your research studies.
Scientists are continuing to grow in demand all over the world. The skills you gain in this course will prepare you for work in a number of areas, including: industry and research sectors; food and drink industries; pharmaceuticals and biotechnology industries; biomedical and environmental protection agencies. The emphasis on research in this course equips you with the knowledge and skills required to continue on to PhD study and an academic career.

Pathway and Awards of the course

Degree is awarded by Massey University. In addition, GISM Campus will issue a Postgraduate Diploma (PGDip) qualification upon successful completion of the first year studies of the degree completed in Sri Lanka and this will be accepted at Massey University for the entry to Master of Science.
The degree programmes are full time (12 months)/ part-time (18 months): Monday to Friday – Commencing in February/July every year.
University Preparatory Programme – An induction programme to the University Life commences in January and August to provide the necessary skills for new students to begin their studies at the university. This programme is delivered at a concessional fee for all registered students.

Entry requirements

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Graduate Job Visa

( Up to 2/3 Years ) in New Zealand

3rd & 4th Years study BInfSc 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]