University of Canterbury
College of Science
Christchurch, Canterbury 8041
PGDipSc: Postgraduate Diploma in Science (equivalent to first year of Masters programme); ;BSc(Hons): Bachelor of Science with Honours (PGDipSc plus research project: intensive preparation for second year of Masters or for PhD); ;MSc: Master of Science, GradDipSc: Graduate Diploma in Science, Ph.D.-Doctor of Philosophy
UC's Chemistry Department is well equipped with technology of an international standard. Nuclear magnetic resonance, electron spin resonance, mass spectrometers, X-ray diffraction as well as laser and computer facilities are available to all research personnel. Opportunities for research are favourable, with strong staff support and a highly research-orientated environment ensuring the standing of the Department in the international scientific community. The library provides a central resource facility for research and Canterbury carries most of the leading scientific journals in the broad field of Chemistry. Please note that international students only pay domestic fees for study at PhD level.