Our teaching and research programmes are anchored in a passion for planet Earth and the geological, environmental, and social processes that affect the world around us.

Throughout New Zealand and across the globe, from the Earth’s deep interior to the communities we live in, our staff and students are working to understand the matters that most affect our planet.

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Whether it’s studying volcanoes in the South American Andes, the shakes of the Kekerengu fault or surfacing insights into the Zealandia continent our scientists are at the forefront of science discovery.

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Master of Environmental Science

The state of the planet is one of the biggest issues facing humankind today. Gain the knowledge and experience to become a skilled environmental scientist.

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Postgraduate programmes in Geographic Information Science

Unlock the power of geographic data with a course-based postgraduate programme

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