Welcome to Postgraduate Studies

Please take a look at the 2015 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

2015 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 offers state-of-the-art PhD research and it has close ties with industry...’

Yeong Shiong Chiew PhD in Mechanical Engineering
Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Canterbury
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