Environmental Science at University of Canterbury is an integrative subject that builds on a strong disciplinary base in a major undergraduate subject such as Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Geography or Geology, with additional relevant study in areas including Antarctic Studies, Forestry, Ecology, Freshwater Management, Mathematics, Science, Maori and Indigenous Knowledge, and Statistics.
Environmental Science at University of Canterbury is a growth area for careers. Well-educated people with strong technical and communication skills are needed to help identify, to monitor and to contribute to solving a variety of problems associated with the environment and with the use and allocation of resources and sustainability.
More informationVisit official programme website
- Introduction to Environmental Science
- Environmental Science and Practice
- Concepts and Principles of Environmental Science
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
It is recommended to apply as early as possible in advance of your intended start date, to allow for visa and other arrangements.
DisciplinesEnvironmental Sciences View 13 other Masters in Environmental Sciences in New Zealand
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Normally the minimum requirement is a bachelor’s degree from a New Zealand university, or a qualification or combination of qualifications considered to be equivalent.
- If you gained your qualifications overseas, these will need to be assessed to make sure they are of an equivalent standard.Candidates must have completed one of the following:•Bachelor of Engineering with Honours (for Biotechnology only)•Bachelor of Science•Bachelor of Science with Honours
International24668 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 24668 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
National4840 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 4840 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
- National Students - 7,535 NZD
- International Students - 38,400 NZD
Scholarships, grants and awards are a great way to fund your university study.
Student loans and allowances
For domestic students, the most common option for funding your study is the New Zealand government's student loans and allowances. Here you can learn more about what they cover, and how to apply.
Overseas financial aid
If you are an international student coming to UC, you may be eligible for tuition or other financial aid from your home country, so make sure to check all your overseas financial aid options.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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