PhD Programmes - College of Education, Health and Human Development - University of Canterbury - New Zealand

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Doctorate Programmes


The College of Education, Health and Human Development welcomes PhD students into a scholarly research culture strongly linked to the wider professional community. The PhD programme offers students the opportunity to develop new knowledge that will lead to publication nationally and internationally and that will contribute to practice in their chosen professional field.

If you are a domestic student you need to negotiate a supervisor and research topic before you enrol.

If you are interested in a PhD in Health Sciences check the Health Sciences PhD webpage before you enrol.

The College provides dedicated space for PhD students to study and interact. If you require office space at University apply to the Postgraduate Administrator.

More Information

More information regarding undertaking a PhD at UC can be found at the PhD Student site. Enrolment details for domestic and international students is at Postgraduate Student Enrolment.

More information about Postgraduate programmes and their courses is available in the PostGraduate Prospectus which can be obtained by emailing or phoning 0800 VARSITY (827 748)