University of Canterbury

College of Science

Health Sciences


Christchurch, Canterbury 8041

New Zealand

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

PhD: Doctor of Philosophy, MHealSc: Master of Health Sciences, PGDipHealSc: Postgraduate Diploma in Health Sciences (equivalent to first year of Masters programme)

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The postgraduate Health Sciences programme is aimed at people who are currently employed in, or seeking employment in, a health-related field, the social services, or local or central government. An interdisciplinary programme, students will complete advanced study in the Health Sciences choosing from courses in over twenty disciplines, with the option of a particular focus in environment and health, early intervention, health behaviour change or health information management.

Please note that international students only pay domestic fees for study at PhD level.

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