Postgraduate Info Evening 2017

Postgraduate info evening students on tablet

Wednesday 20 September 2017
5.00pm – 7.30pm
Engineering Core, 69 Creyke Road, University of Canterbury, Ilam

Thinking of continuing or returning to study? Want a change of career or need to upskill to get ahead? Come along to the UC Postgraduate Info Evening and learn about UC’s flexible postgraduate study options at the expo and information sessions.

Attend information sessions providing an overview of flexible study options, and how to finance, structure and plan your postgraduate study. Then at the expo, chat one to one with staff from different departments and support services about your specific study options and how to balance these with your lifestyle and other commitments.

Postgraduate Information Sessions

5.15pm – 6.45pm

Plan your evening from the session’s timetable below. Some sessions repeat, giving you the opportunity to attend a later session after work. Sessions will be held in lecture theatres in the Engineering Core and will be clearly sign posted form the expo area.

5.15pm

PG Information Session: Introduction to postgraduate study at UC

This session will focus on the basics of postgraduate study including:

  • foundations of postgraduate study
  • basics of research and taught qualifications
  • scholarships and financing my study
  • lifestyle and support

5.45pm

Research Masters/PhD: Research Pathways

Research Masters/PhD: research pathways

Business Taught Masters

One-year graduate pathways to careers in teaching

Arts Taught Masters

Master of Laws

Freshwater Management and Environmental Science

Applied Data Science and Financial Engineering

6.10pm

Careers from Postgraduate Studies

Master of social work (Applied)

Graduate pathway to a career in nursing

Master of Sport Science

Master of Laws (International Law and Politics)

Gateway Antarctica

Opportunities for professional development in Civil and Natural Resources Engineering

6.15pm

PG Information Session: Introduction to Postgraduate Study at UC

This will be a repeat of the 5.15pm session.

6.45pm

Research Masters/PhD: Research Pathways

MBA and Executive Development

Postgraduate options for teachers, principals and educationalists

Arts Taught Masters

Master of Laws

Options in Psychology 

Applied Data Science and Financial Engineering

7.10pm

Careers from Postgraduate Studies

Postgraduate studies in Health

Master of Laws (International Law and Politics)

Opportunities for professional development in Civil and Natural Resources Engineering

Postgraduate Expo

5.00pm – 7.30pm

Staff will be on-hand from the following departments ready to answer your questions about postgraduate study.

  • UC Postgraduate Students’ Association (UC PGSA)
  • Scholarships
  • Postgraduate Office
  • UC Accommodation
  • College of Engineering
  • College of Science
  • College of Arts
  • College of Education, Health and Human Development
  • School of Law
  • School of Business
  • Māori Student Development Team
  • Pasifika Development Team
  • Academic Skills Centre
  • UC Careers
  • Student Services
  • Student Experience
  • SOAR

You don’t need to book or register simply come along any time between 5.00pm – 7.30pm to find out about flexible postgraduate study options at UC.

Location

Engineering Core, 69 Creyke Road, University of Canterbury. View map here

Parking

Car parking on campus is free after 5.00pm. For easy access to the Engineering Core it is recommended to park in the Clyde Road or Science car parks. View map here.

If you have any further questions about the Postgraduate Info Evening please contact events at events@canterbury.ac.nz

For further information on postgraduate options at UC, please visit our Postgraduate website or contact the Liaison team on 0800 VARSITY (827 748).

Applied Data Science and Financial Engineering