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Master On Campus

Urban Resilience and Renewal

University of Canterbury

12 months
Duration
42378 USD/year
8866 USD/year
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About

Urban Resilience and Renewal from University of Canterbury focuses specifically on how communities respond to challenges that cities are facing today. This programme will be of interest to students wishing to address broader urban issues and engage with communities.

Overview

Urban Resilience and Renewal from University of Canterbury will focus on:

  • the urban renewal of Ōtautahi Christchurch, a city that faces many of these issues as it recovers from the 2010/11 earthquakes
  • how communities respond to challenges that cities are facing today
  • community engagement with students working with community groups and local government, within compulsory courses and through their chosen research project.

Careers

The Master of Urban Resilience and Renewal will provide students with the skills, knowledge, and competencies to be employed professionally in any organisation involved in urban resilience and renewal. It will enable graduates to seek out careers in areas such as environmental management, disaster risk reduction, hazard management, environmental consulting, as well as local and regional government.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Resilient Cities
  • Coasts and Rivers: From natural processes to urban environments
  • Intership

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 26 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

You should apply as early as possible to give yourself maximum preparation time for visa application, fee payment, travel and accommodation arrangements. 

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
B

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A university degree which is relevant to urban resilience and renewal (eg, Geography, Environmental Science, planning, Sociology, or any other relevant degree subject as approved by the Programme Director and/or Academic Dean of Science) with at least a B Grade Point Average; and
  • Approval for the degree by the Academic Dean of Science.
  • English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    42378 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 42378 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    8866 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8866 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National Students - 12,396 NZD
  • International Students - 59,250 NZD

Living costs for Christchurch

1300 - 2000 NZD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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.

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