Category Archives: Postgraduate study

Postgraduate study options: Master of Engineering in Management

If you’ve come to the end of your Engineering Degree and you’d like to continue your study, take a look at the The Master of Engineering in Management (MEM). 

The MEM programme at UC gives engineering and science graduates the skills to manage a range of engineering enterprises.

Professional engineering leaders with technical expertise and a broad range of business skills and acumen are needed to address the challenges of managing complex engineering ventures in our increasingly globalised world.

Successful engineering managers are outstanding communicators and team focused achievers who can adapt to rapidly changing high tech environments.

If this sounds like something you’d like to pursue then find out more at www.mem.canterbury.ac.nz or contact a student advisor on engpgdegreeadvice@canterbury.ac.nz

Postgraduate study options: college of education, health and human development

Are you in your final year at UC and wondering what your next steps might be? Postgraduate study could be the ticket to a more  influential and interesting career, be it in research or leadership roles, or having the knowledge and practice to effect positive change.

The College of Education, Health and Human Development have a range of postgraduate study options that could be a great fit for you.

Sport Coaching

Teaching

Applications are open anytime, and close four weeks before the start of the programme (late January and February), or when places are filled (whichever comes first).

TeachNZ Scholarships cover the cost of your course fees and pay you an allowance. Applications for Round 2 open on 6 December, visit: https://www.teachnz.govt.nz/studying-to-be-a-teacher/scholarships/

Education

Health Sciences

How to contact us
Please either send an email outlining your enquiry to educationadvice@canterbury.ac.nz  or phone the College Office to schedule an appointment. We offer 30 minute phone or in person appointments Monday – Wednesday, and Friday, as well as 15 minute drop-in appointments (no appointment necessary) on Thursday mornings between 9am – 12noon.  The drop-in appointments are best suited for quick queries.

To make an appointment to see a Student Advisor please contact:
College Office Reception, Rehua
College of Education, Health and Human Development
Phone: +64 3 369 3333 or 0800 827 748 ext. 93333
Email: educationadvice@canterbury.ac.nz

Postgraduate study options: business taught masters

If you are thinking of further study, a Business Taught Masters (BTM) is a great way to get prepared for the world of business.

Our programmes are designed for graduates from any degree, to give you specialist skills and applied experience to get ready for working in business.

The UC Business School | Te Kura Umanga offers Business Taught Masters degrees in:

Business Information Systems
Information Systems is one of the fastest growing areas for employment, opening the door to exciting careers. It is on the long-term skill shortage list for New Zealand, with career opportunities to suit diverse strengths and skills.

Business Management

Broaden your career options with a Master of Business Management (MBM). Our MBM is a generalist taught Master’s that will equip you with key skills and expertise from multiple core business functions to give you increased commercial intelligence and oversight capability.

Financial Management
Demand for both accounting and finance professionals in New Zealand continues to grow, creating considerable opportunities for employment. Financial management is a significant discipline practised by hundreds of thousands of professionals around the globe.

Professional Accounting
Our Master of Professional Accounting (MPA) is a conversion degree, designed specifically for a career in accounting.

To find out more about what it’s like to study a BTM, watch our student stories>

For more information email: postgradbusiness@canterbury.ac.nz