Postgraduate application closing dates

Find out the closing dates for submitting a postgraduate application.

Semester One, Two and Late Year (research masters and Postgraduate Certificate in Information Technology intake) applications

Applications submitted after the closing date will be considered if places are available.

Doctoral applications

Doctoral applications may be submitted at any time of the year (excluding Doctor of Clinical Psychology and Doctor of Education).

International applications

International students should start the application process as early as possible to allow sufficient time to apply for a visa.

Late Year 2020 application closing dates

Programme of study Application closing date
All programmes not otherwise specified 10 November 2020
Master of Information Technology
24 October 2020
Postgraduate Certificate in Information Technology
24 October 2020

Semester One 2021 application closing dates

Programme of study Application closing date
Postgraduate programmes not otherwise specified* 8 December 2020
Arts  
Bachelor of Arts (Hons) (Psychology)** 1 December 2020
Master of Arts (Psychology) 1 December 2020
Postgraduate Diploma in Arts (Psychology) 1 December 2020
Education and Social Work  
Master of Counselling 1 November 2020
Postgraduate Diploma in Counselling 1 November 2020
Engineering  
Master of Energy 1 October 2020
Medical and Health Sciences  
Bachelor of Medical Science (Honours) 1 November 2020
Master of Audiology 1 October 2020
Master of Health Sciences in Nutrition and Dietetics 1 October 2020
Master of Health Psychology 1 December 2020
Master of Nursing Science 1 December 2020
Postgraduate Diploma in Health Psychology 1 November 2020
Science  
Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Psychology** 1 December 2020
Doctor of Clinical Psychology 1 November 2020
Master of Science (Forensic Science) 1 November 2020
Master of Science (Psychology) 1 December 2020
Master of Speech Language Therapy  1 October 2020
Postgraduate Diploma in Clinical Psychology 1 November 2020
Postgraduate Diploma in Forensic Science 1 November 2020
Postgraduate Diploma in Science (Psychology) 1 December 2020

Semester Two 2021 application closing dates

Programme of study Application closing date
Postgraduate programmes not otherwise specified* 4 July 2021
Master of Creative Writing 1 April 2021
Master of Energy 1 April 2021
Doctor of Education 31 May 2021

Late Year (December) research masters admission

Programme of study Application closing date
Research Masters*** Check with your faculty

*Subject to places being available. Check with your faculty to confirm closing dates for the programme.

**The corresponding date for this programme applies to students applying for the preparatory Clinical Psychology pathway only. All other students should contact the School of Psychology for application admission dates. 

***December start is available for some 120-point research masters, subject to supervisor availability. Please check with your faculty for further information.

Graduate School of Management 2021

Quarter Two 2021 application closing dates

Programme of study Application closing date
Master of Business Administration 1 November 2020 (international applicants)
1 February 2021 (domestic applicants)
Master of Human Resource Management 1 February 2021 (international applicants)
1 March 2021 (domestic applicants)
Master of International Business 1 February 2021 (international applicants)
1 March 2021 (domestic applicants)
Master of Management 1 February 2021 (international applicants)
1 March 2021 (domestic applicants)
Master of Marketing 1 February 2021 (international applicants)
1 March 2021 (domestic applicants)
Master of Professional Accounting  1 February 2021 (international applicants)
1 March 2021 (domestic applicants)
Master of Supply Chain Management 1 February 2021 (international applicants)
1 March 2021 (domestic applicants)

Quarter Three 2021 application closing dates

Programme of study Application closing date
Postgraduate Diploma in Business in Māori Development 1 May 2021

Quarter Four 2021 application closing dates

Programme of study Application closing date
Master of Business Administration  1 February 2021 (international applicants
1 July 2021 (domestic applicants)
Master of Human Resource Management 1 July 2021 (international applicants)
1 August 2021 (domestic applicants)
Master of International Business 1 July 2021 (international applicants) 
1 August 2021 (domestic applicants)
Master of Management 1 July 2021 (international applicants)
1 August 2021 (domestic applicants)
Master of Marketing 1 July 2021 (international applicants)
1 August 2021 (domestic applicants)
Master of Professional Accounting  1 July 2021 (international applicants)
1 August 2021 (domestic applicants)
Master of Supply Chain Management 1 July 2021 (international applicants)
1 August 2021 (domestic applicants)

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