Academic Results

As an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School, senior students are given the choice of completing the IB Diploma or the National Certificate of Educational Achievement (NCEA). In 2017, Queen Margaret College achieved excellent academic results in both qualifications.

IB Diploma and NCEA 2017 Results

IB DiplomaQMC Results
Number of Candidates19
Students awarded IBD100%
Students awarded NZ UE100%
Average points (out of 45)33.7
Candidates scoring 40+ (out of 45)2


Level 198%
Level 2100%
Level 3100%

Scholarships 2017

In 2017, our Year 13 students gained the following scholarships totaling over $251,000:

  • Lion Foundation – Young Enterprise Scheme Awards – Massey University Business School
  • Massey University VC’s High Achiever (Art) Scholarship
  • University of Auckland Top Achievers Scholarship
  • University of Canterbury Emerging Leaders Scholarship – “All Round Excellence” category
  • University of Canterbury Academic Excellence Scholarship
  • University of Canterbury High Achievers Engineering
  • University of Canterbury Dux Scholarship
  • University of Otago Leaders of Tomorrow Entrance Scholarship (Awarded to 8 students)
  • University of Otago Māori & Pacific Peoples’ Entrance Scholarship (Awarded to 3 students)
  • University of Otago New Frontiers Excellence Entrance Scholarship (Awarded to 6 students)
  • University of Otago Performance Entrance Scholarship
  • University of Otago Vice Chancellor’s Scholarship (Awarded to 2 students)
  • University of Otago Dux Scholarship
  • Victoria University Achievers Scholarship (Awarded to 2 students)
  • Victoria University Excellence Scholarship (Awarded to 7 students)

University Destinations 2018

  • Massey University, Wellington
  • Queenstown Resort College
  • Victoria University of Wellington
  • University of Auckland
  • University of Canterbury, Christchurch
  • University of Otago, Dunedin
  • Weltec
  • University of Melbourne, Victoria
  • University of Sydney, New South Wales
  • Korea University
  • St Mary’s College, California