• Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #356 (QS) Christchurch, New Zealand
The International Nature Conservation programme at Lincoln University Canterbury - jointly taught and awarded with the University of Göttingen, Germany - investigates international problems of nature conservation in the context of conservation biology.

About

Learning contrasts through integrated study semesters at the University of Göttingen, Germany and considers the north-south hemisphere, different conditions and approaches to nature conservation.

The International Nature Conservation programme at Lincoln University Canterbury is supported through an Advisory Board of well-known nature conservation experts from international nature conservation organisations.

Programme structure

  • One study semester at the University of Göttingen, Germany
  • One study semester at Lincoln University, New Zealand
  • One Internship semester including a practical project
  • Master Thesis

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Conservation Biology
  • Wildlife Management
  • Aspects of Sustainability: An International Perspective
  • Research Methods in Ecology
  • Applied Research Methods
  • Advanced Theory in Resource Studies

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    240 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

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General Requirements

  • A relevant degree with a B grade average in your 300-level courses and final year (full-time equivalent)
  • A birth certificate or passport (a scanned copy showing the same name that is on your academic documents)
  • Academic transcripts (results or mark sheets) for all tertiary education qualifications, either completed or partially completed. The transcript must include the courses taken and the marks or grades achieved. The grading scale used must also be provided.
  • Evidence of English language proficiency (if applicable)
  • A Curriculum Vitae or resume

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19168 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19168 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    4405 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4405 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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  • National students: 7700 NZD
  • International students: 33500 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

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