Postgraduate study

Lincoln University offers a wide range of postgraduate qualifications that work today and are ready for tomorrow.

Whether you want to enhance your employability after completing an undergraduate degree, make a career change, or undertake tertiary study for the first time, we have a postgraduate option for you.

We are also offering a fantastic range of free postgraduate study options to domestic students until the end of 2022.


Top reasons for postgraduate study:

  • Specialist expertise places you closer to the leaders in your chosen field
  • Launch your career path from much higher up the ladder
  • Stand out from the crowd – a postgraduate qualification shows you’re committed to your chosen field
  • Many industries now prefer candidates with postgraduate qualifications
  • We have the highest percentage of master’s and PhD students in New Zealand, are the most successful research university in the country, and collaborate with the world’s best research facilities and universities, here and around the world.


Fees free

Study a postgraduate programme for free*

Take advantage of our postgraduate fee waivers. *T&Cs apply. Domestic students only.

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Programmes starting soon

Begin upskilling with us in the near future.

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Online study

Study in your own time to suit your own circumstances with our online postgraduate options.

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Ways to Study

Postgraduate scholarships

Receive support during your study with one of our postgraduate scholarships.

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Areas of Specialisation

Areas of specialisation

Choose the postgraduate programme in the area that suits you.

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Priscilla Creppy, of Ghana, is studying for a Master of Commerce (Agriculture). Find out what she loves about Lincoln.

For more information go to our Postgraduate Prospectus

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