Study options

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The Pacific Studies department offers undergraduate, Honours, MA and PhD papers.

Pacific Studies courses are taken as part of a minor in a BA(Hons). However, in 2017, no undergraduate courses are being offered.

Find out more about undertaking an honours degree at UC.

Please note: in 2017 no undergraduate courses are being offered.

A Pacific Studies Master's degree is research-focussed and offers students the opportunity to study contemporary and historic Pacific issues from a range of disciplinary backgrounds.

If you are interested in undertaking Master's study, please contact us to discuss your research interests.

Find out more about undertaking a Master of Arts (MA) at UC.

A Pacific Studies postgraduate degree offers students the opportunity to study contemporary and historic Pacific issues from a range of disciplinary backgrounds. Pacific Studies PhD study is done through the Macmillan Brown Centre for Pacific Studies.

Eligibility

Prospective PhD scholars need to have achieved a B level Master of Arts or have substantial experience in a relevant field.

How to apply

If you are interested in undertaking PhD study, please contact us to discuss your research interests and we can put you in touch with a potential supervisor.

Find out more about undertaking a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) at UC.

The UC Pasifika Doctoral Scholarship is available to Pasifika students.

See the Scholarships database for the full list of available scholarships.

More information

See the Course Information System for more details about Pacific Studies.

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