Postgraduate study at FMHS

Explore the subjects, programmes and courses that you can study at a postgraduate level in our faculty.

Whether your goal is to further your learning through taught courses or undertake ground-breaking research, the Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences offers a wide range of subjects, programmes and courses for postgraduate students.

Established in 1968, the Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences is New Zealand's largest provider of medical and biomedical research. We offer a full range of health and medical science programmes at postgraduate level, led by internationally recognised academics and researchers.


With more than 50 subjects to choose from, our faculty provides opportunities for postgraduate students to pursue study and research in a range of areas of interest.


From diplomas to doctorates, our faculty offers a multitude of postgraduate programmes to help you further your knowledge and your career.

Masters programme schedules

Explore the courses you can take as electives in some of our masters programmes.


Some of our programmes have specialisations—a programme of related courses normally comprising more than 50 percent of a qualification, some of which lead to registration within a certain field.  


Once you're accepted in your programme of choice, you'll be able to enrol into both compulsory and elective courses. Visit our courses page to find the relevant course prescriptions and availability.