Postgraduate study

Postgraduate study at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences is an opportunity to pursue your passion and become an expert in your chosen field.

With the support of New Zealand’s top teachers and researchers, world-class facilities and Victoria’s capital city connections, postgraduate study in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences is an enriching and career-enhancing experience.

The Faculty offers a wide variety of postgraduate qualifications, ranging from certificates and diplomas to honours, Master's programmes and PhDs across the spectrum of Humanities and Social Science disciplines.

A number of specialist qualifications are also offered, spanning subjects as diverse as Museum and Heritage Studies, Strategic Studies and TESOL to Political Science and Music Therapy.

For information on admission, qualifications and courses, course advice, selection criteria, exemptions, prerequisites and your enrolment application, contact the Faculty’s Student and Academic Services Office.

If you are intending to enrol in a Master's programme, you should read the Faculty’s Master's Guidelines. The Postgraduate resources and links page has information and resources on a range of things relevant to postgraduate study in the Faculty.