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 postgraduates contribute to well-resourced, cutting-edge research projects and courses. Explore your options.
Gateway Antarctica contributes to understanding and management of the Antarctic and the Southern Ocean, attracting international collaborations in research, analysis, learning and networking.
Waterways Centre for Freshwater Management is a teaching and research centre based at both University of Canterbury and Lincoln University, providing courses and qualifications in water resource management.
Find out what career doors the School of Earth and Environment degrees and majors can open for you.
Find activities and resources for schools and learn how we facilitate learning through community engagement.
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News, events and seminars
A renewed agreement between the University of Canterbury (UC) and the Council of Managers of National Antarctic Programs ...
We regularly host seminars to showcase our exciting research and that of academic visitors to the School.