University of Canterbury
College of Science
Geology / Engineering Geology
Christchurch, Canterbury 8041
PGDipSc: Postgraduate Diploma in Science (equivalent to first year of Masters programme) - Geology; ;BSc(Hons): Bachelor of Science with Honours (PGDipSc plus research project: intensive preparation for second year of Masters or for PhD) - Geology; ;BSc(Hons): Bachelor of Science with Honours (PGDipSc plus research project: intensive preparation for second year of Masters or for PhD) - Engineering Geology; ;MSc: Master of Science - Geology; ;MSc: Master of Science - Engineering Geology, GradDipSc: Graduate Diploma in Science - Geology; ;PGDipEngGeol: Postgraduate Diploma in Engineering Geology, PhD: Doctor of Philosophy - Geology; ;PhD: Doctor of Philosophy - Engineering Geology
UC features a Natural Hazards Research Centre and has the only dedicated Engineering Geology programme in the country. Geologically, New Zealand is one of the most active regions of the world as our volcanoes, earthquakes and breathtaking scenery testify. The enormous variety of geological features in New Zealand provides us with the ultimate living laboratory, enabling us to expose our students to a learning experience recognised internationally for its quality.
Please note that international students only pay domestic fees for study at PhD level.