Examine how human cultures shape the world around them, and investigate the differences and inequalities between and within different countries and nations. This Geography programme is offered at the Victoria University of Wellington .
Study biophysical systems—the way that different Earth, oceanic and atmospheric processes behave—and learn how these natural processes interact with one another.
Find out about GIS and learn how to visualise geographic data using computer systems.
You'll get practical experience in labs and through fieldwork in New Zealand and overseas. You might look at conservation and development on the West Coast, or the geomorphology of the Central Plateau.
If you're interested in the world around you and want to know more about the way that humans relate to it, then Geography is right for you.
Out and about
You'll get the chance to work in the field. Study and research in urban and rural New Zealand, visiting remote locations like the Volcanic Plateau and southern glaciers. Work in sites and with communities in Africa, Antarctica and the Pacific.
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- Geographies of New Zealand
- Georgraphy of Place, Power and Identity
- Human Geography: Approaching Our World
- Geographies of Wellbeing
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesGeography View 17 other Masters in Geography in New Zealand
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent. You may also be required to demonstrate your proficiency in English.
International23881 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 23881 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
National6069 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 6069 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
- NZ$8,393 national
- NZ$33,021 international
Living costs for Wellington
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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