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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: 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

Postgraduate options for a career in government

Coming to the end of your undergraduate degree and thinking of your next step towards a career in government?

MPAG and MIRAD students on their field trip to parliament

The College of Arts offer three Taught Masters Programmes in Political Science and European Union Studies that can help you get one step closer to fulfilling your career aspirations. These courses don’t require you to have previous study experience in that field, and give you the chance to change the current direction of your studies.

In our Master of Policy and Governance you will learn about policy analysis and strategic decision-making, with a goal to progress towards a career in local, regional, national, and not-for-profit roles in governance. Our Master of International Relations and Diplomacy is perfect if you are interested in working in international and global affairs. And in our Master of European Union Studies you will learn about the EU’s global role in foreign policy development, human rights, trade and multiculturalism.

If you think this sounds like your future career pathway, then check out these and other postgraduate options at https://www.canterbury.ac.nz/arts/qualifications-and-courses/

Applications to enrol are now open.