The University of Canterbury offers a wide range of postgraduate and graduate qualifications through world-class resources and exciting, hands-on research opportunities.
A doctoral degree is the highest academic degree offered at UC. It is a research-only degree which can be completed in over 80 disciplines, carried out under academic supervision and using world class facilities.
A master’s degree is a way of advancing your understanding and skill in your undergraduate major, undertaking study in a new professional area, building on the general skills acquired in an undergraduate degree, and progressing to a PhD.
Enhance your leadership capability and business acumen. UC offers fulltime and part-time study options to suit your work commitments and career goals.
Taught postgraduate study is most similar to an undergraduate degree where the coursework is delivered in lectures and tutorial style classes or laboratories.
Studying with children has never been easier. There are a wide range of childcare options at UC to suit any parent's needs.
The Postgraduate Students' Association is the only UCSA affiliated club run by Postgrads for Postgrads to assist and improve the postgraduate experience at UC.
Entry requirements for postgraduate study include academic and English language requirements.
The Postgraduate Student Mentoring Scheme is for PhD students at UC. A mentor can help with any questions about starting a PhD and settling into life at UC.