Earth and Environment
Welcome to the School of Earth and Environment | Te Kura Aronukurangi. If you're interested in our planet and how humans interact with it, you're in the right place.
We deliver a wide range of programmes and leading research in Antarctic Studies, Disaster Risk and Resilience, Engineering Geology, Environmental Science, Geology, Geography, Geospatial Science and Technology and Water Resource Management.
Our cutting-edge, challenging courses and research programmes prepare students for a diverse range of career options.
Our undergraduate students gain highly valued skills that make them among the most employable graduates.
Our world-leading experts are collaborating on ground-breaking research and development work. Find out what we are working on.
Gateway Antarctica contributes to understanding and management of the Antarctic and the Southern Ocean, attracting international collaborations in research, analysis, learning and networking.
Our staff and students have access to well-resourced laboratories, facilities, field stations and cutting edge equipment. Learn more.
Find out what career doors the School of Earth and Environment degrees and majors can open for you.
News, events and seminars
New research led by the University of Canterbury (UC) takes a closer look at Aotearoa New Zealand’s COVID-19 response to ...
We regularly host seminars to showcase our exciting research and that of academic visitors to the School.