Welcome to Postgraduate Studies

Please take a look at the 2016 PhD Programme for more information

The University of Canterbury offers a wide range of postgraduate and graduate qualifications through world-class resources and exciting, hands-on research opportunities.

PhD programme

2016 PhD information

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Get Real Results. Go Postgrad

Do you need a challenge, something that stretches your thinking? Go Postgrad.

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Lucy Johnston, Dean of Postgraduate Research

Tells you a little bit about doing a research degree – a PhD or a Master's thesis – here at UC

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‘UC provided me with opportunities that I would never have dreamed of...’

Rachael Harris LLM
Judge’s Clerk, Christchurch District Court
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