In the rapidly changing COVID-19 environment the priority of the University of Canterbury Postgraduate Research Office is the health, safety and wellbeing of our postgraduate research student community and supervisors. The Postgraduate Research Office has established an FAQ section on the UC COVID-19 information site. The FAQs are updated as they change. If staff or students have any further questions about research supervision and COVID-19, please do not hesitate to contact the Postgraduate Research Office or Professor Megan McAuliffe, Dean of Postgraduate Research (

What can I study?

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

What kind of graduate or postgraduate student am I?

There are many options at UC for postgraduate and graduate students. Browse our programmes to see which best suit your study needs.

Fees and funding

Find out what your studies will cost and what options are available to help fund them. Learn about scholarships, financial aid, awards and other funding grants.

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