Postgraduate Certificate in Antarctic Studies

University of Canterbury

Subject area

Environmental Studies not elsewhere classified

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

Entry requirements

Candidates must have a degree, be approved by the Dean of Science and have satisfied the medical examination prescribed by Antarctica New Zealand.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will have developed an overview of the role of Antarctica and the Southern Ocean in the understanding and resolution of global issues and have knowledge of contemporary research activity in the Antarctic and Southern Ocean.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Environmental Studies at this level can earn:

$52,000

Median earnings one year after study

$56,000

Median earnings two years after study

$70,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

82%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Ballance Agri-Nutrients Scholarship

Provided by:

Ballance Agri-Nutrients Ltd - HR Assistant

Website:

http://www.ballance.co.nz/Our-CoOp/Our-Community/Scholarships

Value:

$4000 per annum

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Wakatū Tertiary Education Scholarship

Provided by:

Wakatu Incorporation New Zealand

Website:

http://www.wakatu.org/tertiary-education-scholarships-form/

Value:

Fees and Books

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 827 748
Phone: (03) 369 3999
Web: http://www.canterbury.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Sources

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