Antarctic Studies

Mātai Te Pou Tonga

  • Antarctica
    © Restricted/Photo courtesy of Marcus Arnold, UC field trip to Antarctica.



Antarctica is the highest, coldest, and most isolated continent, so vast that it affects climate and ocean currents.

Explore its history, biodiversity, and role in the global climate crisis.

Contact us

Te Kura Aronukurangi | School of Earth and Environment

Phone +64 3 369 0655

Level 2, Beatrice Tinsley building – see campus maps

Postal address
Te Kaupeka Pūtaiao | Faculty of Science
Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha | University of Canterbury
Private Bag 4800
Christchurch 8140
New Zealand

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