Environmental Science, Master | University of Auckland | Auckland, New Zealand
18 months
28640 USD/year
5888 USD/year
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Gain the specialist knowledge and skills to contribute solutions to issues associated with ongoing and rapid change in the earth’s environmental systems with this Environmental Science from University of Auckland. 

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With an emphasis on transdisciplinary knowledge, you will study a range of topics within the School of Environment. Areas the programme focuses on include water-use and governance, air and water quality, ecosystem ecology, environmental modelling and analysis, climate change, and resource management.

Graduates of the MEnvSci will have developed the crucial conceptual and practical skills required of professional environmental scientists in research and industry.


This Environmental Science from University of Auckland is an advanced qualification in environmental science. You will gain the fundamental and essential skills for a career in industry or research in the field of environmental science.

Jobs related to this programme 

  • Atmospheric scientist
  • Environmental data analyst
  • Environmental health and safety technician
  • Environmental management
  • Environmental policy and planning
  • Environmental scientist
  • Science communications

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Practice in Environmental Science
  • Applied Estuarine Ecology
  • Research Topics in Environmental Science
  • Modelling of Environmental Systems
  • Directed Study in Environmental Science

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You must have completed an undergraduate degree in Science from a recognised university (or similar institution) with a GPE of 5.0 or higher in 75 points at Stage III in Environmental Science, or a related subject such as Biology, Chemistry, Earth Sciences, Geography and Geology. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28640 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28640 USD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    5888 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5888 USD per year during 18 months.
  • Domestic: NZ$9,996
  • International: NZ$48,622

Living costs for Auckland

1400 - 2200 NZD /month
Living costs

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


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