University of Auckland

Master of Planning

Program Information

Degree Offered:

Ph.D, M.Plan.;M.Plan.Prac.

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The MPlanPrac is a two year professional qualification, recognised by the New Zealand Planning Institute, for graduates who do not have a Bplanqualification or its equivalent. Entry to the degree is open to anyone with an undergraduate degree provided this is indicative of ability to undertake advanced study in planning. As a professional qualification, the content of the papers available covers the fields of planning theory, techniques, law and practice. The MPlanPrac graduate is qualified for careers in a range of planning fields, including resource management, health, community development, and housing, in the public and private sectors.