Further study

Consider taking your study to the next level through postgraduate study or short courses.

Benefits of further study

Graduate earnings report

In 2009, the New Zealand government published research on graduate earnings.

Read a summary of the Graduate earnings report.

Read the full report "What do students earn after their tertiary education"

Career benefits

Career Development and Employment Services have put together a brochure summarising the career benefits of postgraduate study. Download it below:

Further study - New Zealand

Postgraduate study at the University of Auckland

The University of Auckland has New Zealand's widest range of research facilities, and offers the broadest range of doctoral and other postgraduate courses. For more, see Postgraduate students.

Short courses and workshops

You could also take a short course to build on your existing skills. Visit Short courses and workshops.

Other New Zealand websites

Careers New Zealand
Includes comprehensive information about courses and training providers.

Study in New Zealand
Information for international students.

Further study - other countries

Sites covering many countries

Scholarstuff.com
Contains links to university websites in the US, Canada, Africa, Asia, Europe, Australia and NZ, Mexico and South America.

DMOZ open directory project
Listings of colleges and universities all over the world.

Braintrack University Index
A directory of universities in 194 countries.

Australia

StudyLink Australia
Includes information on courses in Australia for undergraduates and postgraduates.

UK and Europe

British Council
Information about studying in the UK, scholarships, entry requirements and more.

Postgrad.com
Guide to studying in the UK.

Prospects UK
Select "postgrad study" from the home page.

DAAD - German Academic Exchange Service
Information about studying in Germany.

US

Peterson Education
Tertiary and ESL providers.

Embark
Studying and funding studies in the US.

US News and World Report - Rankings Kaplan
These two sites assist with admission to US universities.

Resources for exploring further study

The below articles are from organisations that publish good advice for students and graduates:

Prospects UK
About postgrad study: Why do postgrad study?

Graduate Careers Australia
Postgraduate Study