Studying applied science involves learning both the theory and practical skills that you can apply immediately to the workplace after you graduate. As a science student at you can choose from a number of pathways including biotechnology, environmental technology, food technology, and agritechnology.

The following New Zealand qualifications in the field of applied science are popular amongst international students

Name of New Zealand Qualification NZQF Level Study Duration Minimum Entry Requirements Estimated

Tuition Fee

Bachelor of Applied Science (Human Nutrition) 7 3 years •High school graduate.

•IELTS score of 6.5.

NZ$23,720 per year
Bachelor of Applied Science (Health Promotion) 7 3 years •High school graduate.

•IELTS score of 6.5.

NZ$23,720 per year
Graduate Diploma in Laboratory Technology 7 1 year •High school graduate.

•IELTS score of 6.5.

NZ$23,720
New Zealand Diploma in Veterinary Nursing 6 2 years •High school graduate.

•IELTS score of 6.0

From NZ$ 21,310 per year